Korea National Parks

Festivals

Ureuk Cultural Festivity
  • Address Chungju City Hall Geumneung-dong, Chungju Si, Chungcheongbuk-Do
  • Phone Number82-2-850-6621
  • HomePage www.wooreuk.org
Introduction

This festivity has been hosted in every October since 1971 so as to pay tributes to Kim Saeng, Sin Rip, Kang Su, and general Im Gyeong-eop including celebrated musician, Ureuk, and to succeed and develop local culture and arts. Spectators can view splendid opening ceremony including fireworks display and group gymnastics, and subsidiary events, such as Taekkyon demonstration, Gayageum contest, Exhibition of Historical Records of Kim Saeng, Children’s Poem Literary Contest, Torch Festival of General Kim Yun-hu, and Myeonghyeon Memorial Service, along with citizens’ athletic event. This festival is developing as an arena for harmony and advance of citizens.

 

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