Seoul is really heating up this summer with temperatures already reaching the mid-thirties. July is known to be the rainy season in this part of the globe, but that won’t stop this city from having a blast this month! Here are a few events you won’t want to miss!
July 8-9 | Sinchon Water Gun Festival
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This festival is the perfect escape from the harsh summer heat. The entire neighborhood of Sinchon is filled with water slides and people wielding water guns. People of all ages come to have a good time, beat the heat, and get soaked. Don’t have a water gun with you? Buy one on any street corner during the festival! For more info, click here.Quota exceeded
Until July 16| Storytelling Performance at Cheonggyecheon Stream : Fly, Ishimi
@baeknari_237 @iseoulu: "On weekend, visit Cheonggyecheon Stream and watch an animal of mysterious legend! . Storytelling Street Performance at Cheonggyecheon: Fly, Ishimi . It is a street performance, and a new adaptation of a particular part of Korea's only traditional puppet play, designated as important intangible cultural property No.3. You can enjoy a more exciting and enjoyable puppet show because it is added a with a contemporary and popular factor to in Korean traditional puppet play! . If you follow the sound of Pungmul from the Gwanggyo Intersection to Cheonggyecheon Stream, you can see the Ishimi. . Korean Traditional Performances to enjoy at Gwangtonggyo Bridge of Cheonggyecheon <Fly, Ishimi> . ▪Date: June 3 – July 16, 2017 ▪Time: Every Saturday 3PM, 4PM, 5PM / Every Sunday 4PM, 5PM ▪Location: At Gwangtonggyo Bridge of Cheonggyecheon ☜ Jonggak Station(Seoul subway Line 1) Exit 5 . #iseoulu #Seoul #Korea #Seoultrip #FlyIshimi #performance #puppetplay #traditional #Cheonggyecheon"
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Visit Cheonggyecheon Stream and watch the story of “Fly, Ishimi”, a traditional Korean puppet play, being played out by a troop of performance artists! As part of the performance, there’ll also be a giant Ishimi figure that will dance among the crowd. If you’re wondering how to entertain the kids, this will be your best bet. Admission is free; for more info, click here.Quota exceeded
Until July 23 | [Project 284] The Clock of Time Traveler
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Contemplate time at The Clock of Time Traveler, an arts exhibition where you can enjoy the various art installations, activities, and performances on offer. Admission is free; click here for more details!Quota exceeded
July 28-29 | Jisan Valley Rock Festival
. . [6차 라인업(튠업 스테이지) 공개] . [밸] ABTB [리] 로큰롤라디오(ROCK 'N' ROLL RADIO) [록] 블루파프리카(BLUEPAPRIKA) [6 ] 멜로망스(MELOMANCE) [차] 뷰리풀진(BEAUTIFUL JIN) [라] 후추스(HOOCHUS) [인] 향니(HYANGNI) [업] 해리빅버튼(HARRYBIGBUTTON) [을] 뷰티핸섬(BEAUTYHANDSOME) [공] 블루터틀랜드(BLUE TURTLE LAND) [개] 세컨세션X남메아리XDJ Soulscape [합] 아디오스 오디오(ADIOS AUDIO) [니] O.O.O [다] 쏠라티(SoLaTi) [☆] 마틴 스미스(MARTIN SMITH) . . And more artists to be announced! . . [일자별 / 스테이지별 라인업 공개] . ▶07.28. FRIDAY◀ ★BIG TOP STAGE★ MAJOR LAZER / LORDE SLOWDIVE / ASGEIR / 잔나비 . ★GREEN STAGE★ NELL / LUKAS GRAHAM 선우정아 with 소월 / 카 더 가든 DTSQ / 웨터 . ★RED STAGE★ DIPLO 메킷레인 / 뱅그로즈(feat.자메즈, 진돗개) . ★TUNE UP STAGE★ 뷰리플진 / 멜로망스 블루파프리카 / 로큰롤라디오 / ABTB . ▶07.29. SATURDAY◀ ★BIG TOP STAGE★ SIGUR ROS / 이적 / 지코Live Set LANY / 소란 / 로바이페퍼스 . ★GREEN STAGE★ GALLANT / 칵스 밸리록X자라섬재즈 신현희와김루트 / 강이채 . ★RED STAGE★ DEAN / GOLDROOM 실리카겔&파라솔 / 피터팬 컴플렉스 . ★TUNE UP STAGE★ 세컨세션X남메아리XDJ Soulscape / 블루터틀랜드 뷰티핸섬 / 해리빅버튼 / 향니 / 후추스 . ▶07.30. SUNDAY◀ ★BIG TOP STAGE★ GORILLAZ / RADWIMPS / 술탄 오브 더 디스코 라이프 앤 타임 / 아이엠낫 . ★GREEN STAGE★ 혁오 / THE AMAZONS / 글렌체크 9와 숫자들 / EDEN 전국비둘기연합 . ★RED STAGE★ THE fin. / 신세하 앤 더 타운 / 신해경 . ★TUNE UP STAGE★ 아디오스 오디오 / O.O.O 쏠라티 / 마틴 스미스 . . [밸리록 아트 참여작가 라인업 공개] . [아] CJ E&M 아트 크리에이션국 [트] 권오상(GWONOSANG) [라] 홍승혜(HONGSEUNGHYE) [인] 권용주(KWONYONGJU) [업] 노상호(NOHSANGHO) [공] 윤사비(YUNSABI) [개] 신도시(SEENDOSI) . . . . . ▶ 2017 밸리록 4차 할인티켓 판매중◀ 6/7(수) 17시 – 7/4(화) 23시 59분 1인(아이디당) 4매까지 예매가능 ＊3일권 260,000원 → ☆230,000원☆ ＊1일권 160,000원 → ☆140,000원☆ . . . @bandabtb @rocknrollradio @bluepaprikan @melomance_official @bandhoochus @beautyhandsome_official @blueturtleland @band_o.o.o @band_solati @martinsmithkr
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Jisan Valley Rock Festival is known for bringing in great rock acts, so if you’re willing to venture a few hours outside of Seoul, this is a must-see for music fans. This year the line up is impressive as always with headliners like Lorde, Gorillaz, Sigur Ros, Major Lazer and more! Get your tickets here.Quota exceeded
July 29 | Waterbomb Festival
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This part-music festival part-water gun fight is sure to be a good time! The line up features some of the hottest Korean hip hop acts like Hyuna, Jessi, Skull & Haha, Sleepy, and more! When purchasing your tickets you get to choose what team you’re on (red versus blue). On the day of the festival, you show up, join your team, and have a huge water fight while jamming to great live music! Click here for tickets.Quota exceeded
Cari Clark is currently based in Seoul, South Korea where she spends most of her time doodling in cafes, taking long bus rides, and eating the spiciest food she can find. She has seen every corgi video on the internet and she is still searching for the perfect burrito outside of her native San Diego, California.