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[Korea] Show Your Colors at Daegu Colorful Festival!

  • Date04/25/2019
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Photo: Colorful Parade at 2018 Daegu Colorful Festival (Credit: Daegu Foundation for Culture)

Daegu Colorful Festival with the theme “Colorful Shouts of Freedom” will be held May 4-5. As a performance art festival, visitors will be met with various street art performances, as well as witness the biggest street parade in Korea.

An eve event will kick off the festival at 19:00 on May 3 with parade performances from various international groups as well as congratulatory performances by popular singers at an outdoor stage on Dongseong-ro. The main festival will be held May 4-5 featuring a colorful parade, street performances, art market, food trucks and more.

Colorful Parade, running from Jungang 4-way Intersection to Jonggak 4-way Intersection, will be divided into 3 sections (RED, GREEN, and BLUE zones) featuring a giant LED screen and 1,000 seats per section for visitors to enjoy the parade comfortably. This year’s parade will include international teams from Japan, China, Russia, Taiwan, Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and more, as well as, domestic teams totaling over 5,000 participants, making it Asia’s biggest street parade.

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Show Your Colors at Daegu Colorful Festival!

☞ Period: May 4-5, 2019
* Eve event: May 3, 2019 19:00

☞ Venues: From Jungang 4-way Intersection to Jonggak 4-way Intersection, and Gukchaebosang Memorial Park
- Jungang 4-way Intersection (In front of Gyobo Bookstore): 586, Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu (대구광역시 중구 국채보상로 586)
- Jonggak 4-way Intersection (In front of Urideul Hospital): 648, Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu (대구광역시 중구 국채보상로 648 앞)
- Gukchaebosang Memorial Park: 670, Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-gu, Daegu (대구광역시 중구 국채보상로 670)
* Colorful parade runs from Jungang 4-way Intersection to Jonggak 4-way Intersection
* Street performances runs from Jungang 4-way Intersection to Jonggak 4-way Intersection and at Gukchaebosang Memorial Park

☞ Directions

- Jungang 4-way Intersection (In front of Gyobo Bookstore): Jungangno Station (Daegu Subway Line 1), Exit 2. Walk approx. 3 min.
- Jonggak 4-way Intersection (In front of Urideul Hospital): Jungangno Station (Daegu Subway Line 1), Exit 2. Walk approx. 15 min.
- Gukchaebosang Memorial Park: Kyungpook National University Hospital Station (Daegu Subway Line 2), Exit 1. Walk approx. 15 min.

☞ Eve event

Venue: 163, Dongseong-ro 2-Ga, Jung-gu, Daegu (대구광역시 중구 동성로2가 163)
Directions: Jungangno Station (Daegu Subway Line 1), Exit 2. Walk approx. 3 min.

☞ Main events:
Various band, musical, mime, and dance performances
☞ Admission: Free (Fees vary by program)
☞ Website: www.cdf.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay)

Information courtesy of Daegu Foundation for Culture

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