Sponsors / Management
Pohang-si / Pohang Cultural Foundation
Homigot Village, the main venue of the Homigot Sunrise Festival, is located on the easternmost point of the Korean Peninsula. Homigot Village means "a village on a tiger’s tail," in reference to the Korean peninsula looking like a tiger.
The festival includes local cultural performances, a New Year celebratory event, fireworks show, sunrise concert and other diverse performances. Visitors may sample free tteokguk, a traditional New Year’s Day dish. 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.
Haeoreum Busking Festival, year-end music concert, sunset event, firework show, Cinema de Pohang, sunrise event, etc.
Duration of Performance
Varies by program
Open to visitors of all ages
From Pohang Intercity Bus Terminal, take Bus No. 200
and get off at Guryongpo Bus Stop.
From Guryongpo, transfer to a bus bound for Homigot.
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