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Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)

  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
  • Homigot Sunrise Festival (호미곶 한민족 해맞이축전)
Period
12.31.2018 ~ 01.01.2019
Address
136, Haemaji-ro, Nam-gu, Pohang-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 포항시 남구 호미곶면 해맞이로 136
Location
Homigot Sunrise Square
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-289-7851,
+82-54-7852, 7854
Sponsors / Management
Pohang-si / Pohang Cultural Foundation
Introduction
Homigot Village, the main venue of the Homigot Sunrise Festival, is located on the easternmost point of the Korean Peninsula. Located in the furthest east of the Korean peninsula, Homigot Village means ‘a village on a tiger’s tail’ and is also the location where one can witness the first sunrise in Korea.

The festival includes local cultural performances, a New Year celebratory event, fire show, sunrise concert and other diverse performances. Visitors may sample free tteokguk, a traditional New Year’s Day dish, during the special event of ‘Serving tteokguk for 10,000’. Other events such as kite-flying and launching hope balloons with wishes attached will provide enjoyable moments to reflect on the previous year and create new year resolutions.
Additional Events
Experience zone: Pohang Busking Radio Zone, Pohang Brand Promotion Zone, wish event (Homigot wish card, fighting lighting zone), tteokguk (rice cake soup) event, sacred-torch parade
Age Limit
Open to visitors of all ages
Transportation
From Pohang Intercity Bus Terminal, take Bus 200 and get off at Guryongpo.
From Guryongpo, transfer to a bus bound for Homigot.
Homepage
phcf.or.kr
(Korean only)

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