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Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)

  • Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)
  • Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)
  • Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)
  • Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)
  • Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)
  • Hello Pyeongchang Winter Festival (헬로 평창 윈터 페스티벌)

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Period
02.04.2016 ~ 02.06.2016 Finished
Address
1, Danojang-gil, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 강릉시 단오장길 1 (노암동)
Location
Dano Park (Gangneung), Phoenix Park (Pyeongchang)
Telephone
+82-33-249-2128
Sponsors / Management
Gangwon-do / PyeongChang Connected Foundation and National Federations (Local Organising Committees)
Introduction
Commemorating the event of PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and G-2 (Game-2; two years before PyeongChang 2018 Olympics), Hello PyeongChang Winter Festival will be held from February 4 to 6 around Gangneung Dano Park with various programs including an opening ceremony with performances by K-POP singers, cultural and arts groups, traditional performances themed on Gangwon-do traditional culture, World DJ festival, cultural art performance by EATOF (East Asia Inter-Regional Tourism Forum), and professional arts groups’ performances. Reservation for the festival is available through the official website. Individual foreign guests are also able to make a reservation for the festival.

In addition to the pre-welcoming ceremony, PyeongChang Connected Test Events will be held with Jeongseon Alpine Ski Contest, PyeongChang Bogwang Snowboard Contest and Pyeongchang Freestyle Ski Contest. Other festivals in Gwangwon-do including PyeongChang Winter Music Festival, (Feb 25-28, Alpensia and Yongpyong), Daegwallyeong Snow Festival (Jan 15-Feb 10, areas of Hoenggye-ri, Daegwallyeong-myeon) and PyeongChang Godeureum Festival (Jan 15-24, Areas of No.2 bridge of Joyanggang River, Jeongseon-eup) will offer more of the winter atmosphere to visitors.
Programs
1. Olympic Festival
ㅁ Opening Ceremony: Themed performance, opening speech, hallyu (K-POP) concerts, etc.
ㅁ Gangwon-do Tourism Package Exhibition: Display Hall (62), PR Hall (9), Food Stalls (20)
ㅁ Culture/Art Performance
- Professional Choir Orchestra Performances: Gangneung-si Municipal Symphony Orchestra, National Chorus, etc.
- World DJ Festival: February 4-5 (19:00-22:00) at Gangneung Namdaecheon Stream Outdoor Performing Stage
- International Cultural Performances: Japan, Vietnam, Malaysia
 ㅁ Gangneung Winter Street Festival: Nongak performance, mask dancing, and more.

2. Pyeongchang Test Event
ㅁ Venue: Alpine Ski Contest, Phoenix Snow·Ski Competition
ㅁ Programs (2016-1st half)
- Jeongseon Alpine Ski Contest: February 6-7, 2016
- Pyeongchang Snowboarding Competition: February 19-21 / February 25-27, 2016
- Pyeongchang Phoenix Free-style Skiing Competition: February 18-20, 2016 / February 26-28, 2016

* Event details are subject to change, please refer to the official website for latest information.
Performance Times
General Performance Hour: 13:00-18:00 / DJ Festival: ~22:00

Gangneung: February 4-6, 2016 at Dano Park.
Pyeongchang: February 18-20, 2016 at Phoenix Park.
Duration of Performance
Approx. 2 hours
Program Details
[Opening Ceremony]
- Date/Hour: February 4, 2016 (Thurs) / 13:30-15:00
- Program: Performance, opening speech, K-POP concerts, and more.
(※ Fireworks display is scheduled, details TBA)

[Gangwon-do Representative Tourism Booth]
- Exhibitions, displays on tour programs and food experience, cultural programs and more.

[Culture/Arts Performance]
- Diverse range of performances, DJ Festival, EATOF Forum, and more.
Age Limit
Children must be accompanied by adults.
Transportation
[Shuttle Bus]
Shuttle bus is available for visitors. For more information, please visit the official website:www.hellopyeongchang.com
E-Mail
withjoo@korea.kr or hjgu@korea.kr
Homepage
www.hellopyeongchang.com (Korean, English)
www.gogogangwon.com (Korean, English)