Gijang-gun will host this year’s Gijang Anchovy Festival at Daebyeon port area for four days starting from the 25th.
Marking the 23rd year this year, the annual festival serves not only an opportunity to show off high-quality fish, but also as a time to participate in exciting experiential events.
Visitors may experience various activities, including harvesting seaweed, cleaning fresh-caught anchovies and more.
The festival will also include a song festival, performances by famous singers, a water boat show and fireworks.
This year, a children’s experience zone will be set up for the first time at Yongam Elementary School and there will be an anchovy-themed square for visiting families.
Date: April 25-28
Location: Daebyeon Port
How to get there: Haeundae Station (Metro line 2), exit 7. Take bus 181 and get off at the Daebyeonhang Port entrance (대변항 입구).