About Seoul Arirang Festival

A festival that represents Seoul!

To celebrate the registration of Arirang as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, this festival is a compounded cultural art festival that has opened from 2013, opening in Gwanghamun Square among the city of Seoul on every October, with the joint auspices of Seoul Metropolitan City and Seoul Arirang Festival Organization.
2019 Seoul Arirang Festival is held under the theme of “Gwanghwamun, Embracing Arirang” to honor the historical significance of Gwanghwamun as a place where court culture and popular culture coexisted in harmony during the Joseon Dynasty. Enjoy the festival by participating in the fun-packed program, including the opening performance, Gwanghwamun Music Festival, and Pan-Nori Gil-Nori(Parade Performance).

Oct, 11~13th. 2019
Gwanghwamun Square, Seoul
Seoul Metropolitan City · Seoul Arirang Festival Organization
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism · Arts Council Korea · Crown·Haitai Confectionery & Foods Co., LTD.
Seoul Arirang Festival