The Hansan Ramie Fabric Cultural Festival is an experiential venue to learn about the historical value of UNESCO-recognized Hansan ramie fabric (mosi), a traditional Korean natural fiber.
Visitors can gain a better understanding of the traditional culture of creating Hansan ramie fabric that has continued for 1,500 years in Seocheon-gun.
The event is open to visitors of all ages, free of charge.
For more information, call the travel hotline at 1330 for information in Korean, English, Japanese or Chinese. The website (www.hansanmosi.kr) is only available in Korean.
Welcome to Joseon
The cultural theme park of the Korean Folk Village is hosting the “Welcome to Joseon” Variety Festival.
Programs include parades and performances as well as hands-on activities and in-character staff members wandering freely throughout the park to interact with visitors. Travel in time back to the Joseon era with the characters putting on an interesting comedy act.
The event is open to visitors of all ages, and the durations of the performances vary. It is held from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., until June 24.
Visit www.koreanfolk.co.kr for more information in Korean, English, Japanese and Chinese.
Herb Island Lighting & Illumination Festival
Herb Island in Pocheon, Gyeonggi Province, is hosting the annual Lighting & Illumination Festival until Oct. 31.
The festival uses lighting to create a romantic atmosphere. It features a pink wish tunnel, sparkling buildings, Santa Village, photo zone and other places for visitors to enjoy.
Admission ranges from 4,000 won to 6,000 won, and is open to visitors of all ages.
For more information in Korean English or Chinese, visit www.herbisland.co.kr.