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- 05.06.2016 ~ 05.10.2016 Finished
- 2740, Sobaek-ro, Yeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 영주시 순흥면 소백로 2740 (순흥면)
- Seonbichon Village & Areas of Seocheon Stream
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-639-6064~5
- Sponsors / Management
- Committee of Yeongju Seonbi Culture Festival / Yeongju-si
- The Yeongju Seonbi Culture Festival takes place from early to mid May every year at the Seonbichon Village and Korean Seonbi Culture Training Center in Sunheung-myeon, Yeongju-si.
A celebratory ribbon-cutting ceremony is held on the first day, marking the beginning of the festivities. Other activities included a calligraphy performance, Seonghaksipdo Pangakgoyje ceremony and a bibimbap performance added more fun and entertainment to the first day.
Following the opening celebration, a special parade entitled ‘Shinbaram Street Parade’ inspired by the ideals, spirit and patriotism of Sambong Jeong Do-Jeon (one of the major figures in Yeongju) takes place. Other festival events include Jangseong (traditional totem pole) sculpting competition, Sobaeksan Mountain Trail Hiking, Samgyetang (ginseng chicken soup) Cooking Competition, traditional wedding ceremony for multi-cultural families, Hanbok (Korean traditional costume) fashion show, writing contest, children’s Seonbi exercise presentation, traditional head of the family cuisine exhibition, and a concert at an time-honored traditional house. Details on programs are subject to change for each year.
- - Seonbi Festival Goyuje
- Writing contest
- Seonbi Culture Golden Bell
- Seonbi Cultural Hall
- Seonbi costume experience
- Anhyang’s writing competition
- Folk photo contest
- Children’s Seonbi contest
- Single-rope tightrope performance
- Traditional wedding ceremony
- Closing performance, etc.
* Schedule and events are subject to change.
- Performance Times
- Admission/Participation Fees
- Additional Events
- - Musical performance
- Exhibition of Gyubang Culture
- Hoeheon Anhyang and Symposium for fostering younger students
- Special exhibition to celebrate Kim Dam’s 600th anniversary
- From Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, take an intercity bus bound for Yeongju(영주).
* Bus schedule: 06:15-21:45, 30min intervals
From Yeongju Bus Terminal, take Bus 53 bound for Sosuseowon Confucian Academy(소수서원).