Event Calendar

Oct
27
Sat
Halloween Party @ Peters Pub
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 11:45 pm
Oct
28
Sun
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition – The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition - The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Period: September 11 – December 1, 2018

  Opening Ceremony Tuesday, September 11, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Free admission

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: September 18 – November 11, 2018

Opening Ceremony September 18, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or

Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun  Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

Sketch of the Korean War
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sketch of the Korean War

○ Period: June 19 – December 16, 2018

○ Venue: Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm  (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)231-6341

○ Website: http://museum.busan.go.kr/monument/mmboard/1319376 (Korean)

BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: August 24, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201808211354189357

Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan

Busan Biennale 2018 will be held from September 8 to November 11 at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan, under the theme of “Divided We Stand.” The 65 participants from 34 countries were selected. This edition of Busna Biennale will present an opportunity to reflect, ponder and communicate on the psychological trauma left by physical division, having a profound impact on human lives since the 20th century.

○ Period: September 8 – November 11, 2018

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, The former Bank of Korea, Busan

○ Themet: Divided We Stand

○ Artisitc Director: Cristina Ricupero

○ Curator: Jörg Heiser

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committe

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/eng/

Busan One Asia Festival 2018 @ Asiad Main Stadium, Busan Cinema Center, Busan Citizens Park, Haeundae area and more
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Busan One Asia Festival 2018 @ Asiad Main Stadium, Busan Cinema Center, Busan Citizens Park, Haeundae area and more

 Period: October 20 – 28, 2018

○ Venue: Asiad Main Stadium, Busan Cinema Center, Busan Citizens Park, Haeundae area and more

○ Website: http://www.bof.or.kr/

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Playful ASEAN @ ASEAN Culture House
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Playful ASEAN @ ASEAN Culture House

ASEAN See Through Traditional Leisure Activities

○ When: September 14 – December 2, 2018

○ Where: Special Exhibition Gallery (1st floor), ASEAN Culture House

○ Cost: Free

○ Hours: Tue. – Fri. 10:00am – 6:00pm, Weekend 10:00am – 7:00pm

○ Inquiries: (051)775-2000

○ Directions: 15-minute walk from Exit 2 of Jangsan Station (Metro Line 2)

○ Website: http://www.ach.or.kr/user/program/detail?pno=741

Private and Historical @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

○ Period: September 7, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

The collection exhibition 《Private and Historical》presents the works from the collection of Busan Museum of Art, base on the works of the local artists in their late 40s to 60s and analogize the artists’ processes of activities and the trace of the museum. Through their works as a result of their artistic acts which state themselves as artists, it aims to take a very personal and historical look at the history of Busan Art and the museum.

Vision & Perspective 2018 @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Vision & Perspective 2018 @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: October 26, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/

Dalmaji Outdoor Market @ Haewoljeong Pavilion
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dalmaji Outdoor Market @ Haewoljeong Pavilion
  • Every Saturday and Sunday 14:00 – 21:00
  • ○Venue: Haewoljeong Pavilion on Dalmaji-gil, Haeundae
  • ○For more info.:(051)749-4063
K League 2: Busan IPark vs. Ansan Greeners @ Gudeok Stadium
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
K League 2: Busan IPark vs. Ansan Greeners @ Gudeok Stadium

K League 2: Busan IPark vs. Ansan Greeners

Language Exchange Cafe in Busan! (매주 일요일, 3-6시) 부산 언어 교환 모임 @ Cafe IMT
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Language Exchange Cafe in Busan! (매주 일요일, 3-6시) 부산 언어 교환 모임 @ Cafe IMT

http://www.meetup.com/Busan-Language-Exchange-Cafe/

EVENT DESCRIPTION (언어교환 안내글)

About 30 people attend each Sunday meeting. All languages OK!

부산 일요일 언어교환에는 매번 약 30명 정도가 참가합니다. 영어 뿐만 아니라, 모든 언어들을 환영합니다!

Coming late is OK! 늦게 오시는 분들도 많아요!

Beginners are welcome! Come alone or bring your friends!

초보자도 환영합니다! 혼자 오셔도 좋고요. 친구들을 데리고 오셔도 좋습니다!

Video about our meetings! http://youtu.be/1ZcXR6wH4b0

Practice your language skills in a fun and friendly environment!

재미있고 편안한 분위기에서 여러 언어를 연습할 수 있어요.

People have casual conversations, study languages together, bring books, play games, etc.

부담없이 대화 나누고, 함께 언어를 공부하세요. 책이나 게임을 가지고 와서 함께 즐겨도 좋아요.

The coffee shop has a capacity of about 40 people, and offers a comfortable environment to meet people and to communicate in various languages.

70명까지 수용 가능하고요. 여러 사람들과 만나서 다양한 언어로 이야기 나누기에 편안한 환경을 제공합니다.

– Fee: 10,000 won to the manager of the coffee shop

회비: 1만원을 카페에 내주시면 됩니다.

You get 1 drink with ONE FREE REFILL.^^

1 FREE drink = ANY drink on the menu (except Fruit Juice)! (Café Latte, Café Americano, Green Tea, etc.)
(Refill = Hot Americano, Lemon Tea, or Lime Tea).

Directions 오시는 길

Address: 517-11 Bujeon-dong, Busanjin-gu, Busan

부산광역시 부산진구 부전동 517-11

Google Map Link => https://goo.gl/maps/i8KffbonPiL2

From Seomyeon Station Exit 7, go straight about 130m and cross the pedestrian road. Turn left after crossing, and go straight another 30m. ‘Cafe imt’ will be on your right.

서면역 7번 출구에서 130m 정도 직진하시다가 횡단보도를 건너주세요. 건너셔서 좌회전 하신 후, 30m 정도 더 오시면 오른편에 ‘cafe imt’가 2-3층에 있습니다.

Come join us and have fun! Bring your friends!!

오셔서 즐거운 시간 보내세요! 친구들 데리고 오시고, 이 글 좀 공유 해주세요~!!

Busan One Asia Festival 2018 @ Asiad Main Stadium, Busan Cinema Center, Busan Citizens Park, Haeundae area and more
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Busan One Asia Festival 2018 @ Asiad Main Stadium, Busan Cinema Center, Busan Citizens Park, Haeundae area and more

○ Period: October 20 – 28, 2018

○ Venue: Asiad Main Stadium, Busan Cinema Center, Busan Citizens Park, Haeundae area and more

○ Website: http://www.bof.or.kr/

‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show @ Near Dadaepo Beach
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show @ Near Dadaepo Beach

Opening Ceremony: April 21, 2018 from 6:30PM-8:20PM

2018 Fountain Show Schedule

○ Period: Saturday, April 21 – Wednesday, October 31, 2018

○ Venue: Near Dadaepo Beach

Night Musical Fountain Show

Spring (April), Fall (September-October)

Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 7:30pm (20mins)

Weekends & Holidays 7:30pm (20mins), 8:30pm (20mins)

Summer (May-August)

Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 8:00pm (20mins)

Weekends & Holidays 8:00pm (20mins), 9:00pm (20mins)

(Jul. 21 – Aug. 19 Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 8:00pm, 9:00pm)

In-Ground Fountain Operation

○ Operation Times: 6 times daily for 20 minutes (11:00am, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, one time after the night musical fountain show)

The in-ground fountain will operate for 10 minutes after the night musical fountain show. There will be only one operation after the first night musical fountain show during the weekends and holidays.

The fountain will also operate after the night musical fountain show every day for 20 minutes at a time.

※ No show on Mondays

※ Note: The Fountain Schedule is subject to change depending on special events, required maintenance work, weather conditions, etc.

How to get there: Take Metro Line No. 1 to Dadaepo Beach Station then leave by Exit No. 4

Oct
29
Mon
Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan

Busan Biennale 2018 will be held from September 8 to November 11 at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan, under the theme of “Divided We Stand.” The 65 participants from 34 countries were selected. This edition of Busna Biennale will present an opportunity to reflect, ponder and communicate on the psychological trauma left by physical division, having a profound impact on human lives since the 20th century.

○ Period: September 8 – November 11, 2018

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, The former Bank of Korea, Busan

○ Themet: Divided We Stand

○ Artisitc Director: Cristina Ricupero

○ Curator: Jörg Heiser

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committe

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/eng/

Private and Historical @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

○ Period: September 7, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

The collection exhibition 《Private and Historical》presents the works from the collection of Busan Museum of Art, base on the works of the local artists in their late 40s to 60s and analogize the artists’ processes of activities and the trace of the museum. Through their works as a result of their artistic acts which state themselves as artists, it aims to take a very personal and historical look at the history of Busan Art and the museum.

Oct
30
Tue
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition – The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition - The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Period: September 11 – December 1, 2018

  Opening Ceremony Tuesday, September 11, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Free admission

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: September 18 – November 11, 2018

Opening Ceremony September 18, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or

Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun  Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

Sketch of the Korean War
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sketch of the Korean War

○ Period: June 19 – December 16, 2018

○ Venue: Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm  (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)231-6341

○ Website: http://museum.busan.go.kr/monument/mmboard/1319376 (Korean)

The Trace of Cretaceous Period @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Trace of Cretaceous Period @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 

○ Period: October 30 –

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: August 24, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201808211354189357

Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan

Busan Biennale 2018 will be held from September 8 to November 11 at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan, under the theme of “Divided We Stand.” The 65 participants from 34 countries were selected. This edition of Busna Biennale will present an opportunity to reflect, ponder and communicate on the psychological trauma left by physical division, having a profound impact on human lives since the 20th century.

○ Period: September 8 – November 11, 2018

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, The former Bank of Korea, Busan

○ Themet: Divided We Stand

○ Artisitc Director: Cristina Ricupero

○ Curator: Jörg Heiser

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committe

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/eng/

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Playful ASEAN @ ASEAN Culture House
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Playful ASEAN @ ASEAN Culture House

ASEAN See Through Traditional Leisure Activities

○ When: September 14 – December 2, 2018

○ Where: Special Exhibition Gallery (1st floor), ASEAN Culture House

○ Cost: Free

○ Hours: Tue. – Fri. 10:00am – 6:00pm, Weekend 10:00am – 7:00pm

○ Inquiries: (051)775-2000

○ Directions: 15-minute walk from Exit 2 of Jangsan Station (Metro Line 2)

○ Website: http://www.ach.or.kr/user/program/detail?pno=741

Private and Historical @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

○ Period: September 7, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

The collection exhibition 《Private and Historical》presents the works from the collection of Busan Museum of Art, base on the works of the local artists in their late 40s to 60s and analogize the artists’ processes of activities and the trace of the museum. Through their works as a result of their artistic acts which state themselves as artists, it aims to take a very personal and historical look at the history of Busan Art and the museum.

Vision & Perspective 2018 @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Vision & Perspective 2018 @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: October 26, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/

Leo McCarey Retrospective @ Busan Cinema Center
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Leo McCarey Retrospective @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: October 30 – November 18, 2018

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 6,000 won for adults / 4,000 won for members, youth and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6000

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

Satan Never Sleeps

An Affair to Remember

My Son John

Good Sam

The Bells of St. Mary’s

Going My Way

Love Affair

The Awful Truth

Make Way for Tomorrow

The Milky Way

Ruggles of Red Gap

Six of a Kind

Duck Soup

The Kid from Spain

Indiscreet

Let’s Go Native

 

* Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20181023001

Taco Tuesdays @ Abnormal Taphouse and Cantina!
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Taco Tuesdays @ Abnormal Taphouse and Cantina!

Every Tuesday from 5:00 to 10:00 at Abnormal Taphouse and Cantina, we’ll be offering the people of Busan the best taco deals in town in our effort to bring the American tradition of Taco Tuesday to Haeundae.

For only 2000 won, you’ll get yourself a seasoned pork hard shell taco topped with our homemade pico de gallo, salsa, sour cream, and shredded sharp cheddar. How many can you get? Well, that’s up to you and your belly.

Now there is a catch… If you want to stuff yourself with these tacos, you need to order a beer. The good news is we have 13 phenomenal craft beers on tap, including ones from our house brewery, Abnormal Beer Company, out of San Diego, California!

‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show @ Near Dadaepo Beach
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show @ Near Dadaepo Beach

Opening Ceremony: April 21, 2018 from 6:30PM-8:20PM

2018 Fountain Show Schedule

○ Period: Saturday, April 21 – Wednesday, October 31, 2018

○ Venue: Near Dadaepo Beach

Night Musical Fountain Show

Spring (April), Fall (September-October)

Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 7:30pm (20mins)

Weekends & Holidays 7:30pm (20mins), 8:30pm (20mins)

Summer (May-August)

Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 8:00pm (20mins)

Weekends & Holidays 8:00pm (20mins), 9:00pm (20mins)

(Jul. 21 – Aug. 19 Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 8:00pm, 9:00pm)

In-Ground Fountain Operation

○ Operation Times: 6 times daily for 20 minutes (11:00am, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, one time after the night musical fountain show)

The in-ground fountain will operate for 10 minutes after the night musical fountain show. There will be only one operation after the first night musical fountain show during the weekends and holidays.

The fountain will also operate after the night musical fountain show every day for 20 minutes at a time.

※ No show on Mondays

※ Note: The Fountain Schedule is subject to change depending on special events, required maintenance work, weather conditions, etc.

How to get there: Take Metro Line No. 1 to Dadaepo Beach Station then leave by Exit No. 4

Busan Chess Club @ McDonalds at City Hall Station
Oct 30 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 12:00 am
Busan Chess Club @ McDonalds at City Hall Station
Our goal is to create a regular meeting place for chess in Busan.
What: Play, learn and improve your chess
Who: All are welcome: kids and adults. Anyone interested in playing chess
When:  Tuesday Evenings  8pm – 10pm
Where: McDonalds at 시청역 (City Hall Station) just outside exit 7
Why: Chess players need a place to meet and play. Please join us and help build a thriving chess scene here in Busan.
CostFREE  chess sets and clocks are available.
Open Mic @ Basement - PNU
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
7-9 Happy Hours
9:30 open mic begins!
WithAmy Kathleen and the Gang.. New players/singers welcome!
Oct
31
Wed
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition – The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition - The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Period: September 11 – December 1, 2018

  Opening Ceremony Tuesday, September 11, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Free admission

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: September 18 – November 11, 2018

Opening Ceremony September 18, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or

Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun  Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

Sketch of the Korean War
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sketch of the Korean War

○ Period: June 19 – December 16, 2018

○ Venue: Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm  (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)231-6341

○ Website: http://museum.busan.go.kr/monument/mmboard/1319376 (Korean)

The Trace of Cretaceous Period @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Trace of Cretaceous Period @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 

○ Period: October 30 –

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: August 24, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201808211354189357

Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan

Busan Biennale 2018 will be held from September 8 to November 11 at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan, under the theme of “Divided We Stand.” The 65 participants from 34 countries were selected. This edition of Busna Biennale will present an opportunity to reflect, ponder and communicate on the psychological trauma left by physical division, having a profound impact on human lives since the 20th century.

○ Period: September 8 – November 11, 2018

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, The former Bank of Korea, Busan

○ Themet: Divided We Stand

○ Artisitc Director: Cristina Ricupero

○ Curator: Jörg Heiser

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committe

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/eng/

Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO (BISFE 2018) @ BEXCO
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO (BISFE 2018) @ BEXCO

Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO 2018 will be held for the 16th time this year for 3 days from October 31, 2018 (Wed) to November 2, 2018 (Fri) at Exhibition Center I, BEXCO. Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO 2018 is hosted by Busan Metropolitan City and organized by BEXCO, Korea Fishery Trade Association, National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives and KOTRA and will have 950 booths for 410 companies from 22 countries This event is sponsored by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Ministry of Food and Drug Safety, Korea Fisheries Associations, and Korea Overseas Fisheries Associations.

This EXPO has been certified by UFI and selected as a promising exhibition for 11 straight years by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and is the only seafood & fisheries exhibition in the country and one of three specialized seafood & fisheries exhibitions in Asia. High ranking officials including ministers, vice-ministers, and directors from foreign governments will participate in and engage in diplomatic activities. Especially, it is expected that active exchanges related to relevant industries will take place through the export consultation session where 70 marine product buyers from all over the world will participate during the exhibition period (3 days).

The ‘Seafood zone’, ‘Marine equipment zone’, ‘New product promotion zone’, ‘Special Busan fish cake zone’, ‘Special fishing (fishing tackle) zone’ are areas where visitors can learn about the latest information and trends about fishing and the fishing industry at a glance and the ‘Marine bio industry zone’ will introduce applied products using new marine bio materials and the results of technical researches in maritime science and the ‘Special smart culture zone’ will link IT technologies with the fishing industry. The KOFFST International Conference, Busan Fisheries Policy Forum and the Dietitian Association Seminar will be held concurrently, and additional events including Tuna Trimming Show, Chef Won-ill Lee’s Cooking Show with SBN and 2018 Ocean Chef Cooking Contest Sponsored by Korea Fisheries Infrastructure Promotion Association will be held, presenting various spectacles.

The admission fee is free, and you can find more detailed information regarding the event including observation and participation guidance and pre-registration from the official homepage of Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO 2018.

○ Period: October 31 – November 2, 2018

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation: 10a.m.- 5p.m.

○ Tel: 051)740-7520

○ Web site: http://www.bisfe.com/indexe.php

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium

The Hanbok Hall exhibits hanboks and accessories during the period of the Joseon Dynasty and lets visitors try on various styles of hanboks, including modern designs. Visitors are able to take a photo from the virtual fitting set and then receive a photo of themselves wearing a hanbok, traditional Korean dress, by email.

The Busan Hanbok Hall is located on the first floor of BEXCO auditorium and is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. It is closed on Mondays. Admission is free.

The last admission is 30 minutes before closing and is closed during lunch, which is from noon until 1 pm. Groups of more than 10 people need to make a reservation by calling 070-8840-1472.

Playful ASEAN @ ASEAN Culture House
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Playful ASEAN @ ASEAN Culture House

ASEAN See Through Traditional Leisure Activities

○ When: September 14 – December 2, 2018

○ Where: Special Exhibition Gallery (1st floor), ASEAN Culture House

○ Cost: Free

○ Hours: Tue. – Fri. 10:00am – 6:00pm, Weekend 10:00am – 7:00pm

○ Inquiries: (051)775-2000

○ Directions: 15-minute walk from Exit 2 of Jangsan Station (Metro Line 2)

○ Website: http://www.ach.or.kr/user/program/detail?pno=741

Private and Historical @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

○ Period: September 7, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/index.jsp

The collection exhibition 《Private and Historical》presents the works from the collection of Busan Museum of Art, base on the works of the local artists in their late 40s to 60s and analogize the artists’ processes of activities and the trace of the museum. Through their works as a result of their artistic acts which state themselves as artists, it aims to take a very personal and historical look at the history of Busan Art and the museum.

Vision & Perspective 2018 @ Busan Museum of Art
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Vision & Perspective 2018 @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: October 26, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website: http://art.busan.go.kr/

Leo McCarey Retrospective @ Busan Cinema Center
Oct 31 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Leo McCarey Retrospective @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: October 30 – November 18, 2018

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Tickets: 6,000 won for adults / 4,000 won for members, youth and senior

○ For more info.: 051)780-6000

○ Website: http://www.dureraum.org

 

* Film List

Satan Never Sleeps

An Affair to Remember

My Son John

Good Sam

The Bells of St. Mary’s

Going My Way

Love Affair

The Awful Truth

Make Way for Tomorrow

The Milky Way

Ruggles of Red Gap

Six of a Kind

Duck Soup

The Kid from Spain

Indiscreet

Let’s Go Native

 

* Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20181023001

‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show @ Near Dadaepo Beach
Oct 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show @ Near Dadaepo Beach

Opening Ceremony: April 21, 2018 from 6:30PM-8:20PM

2018 Fountain Show Schedule

○ Period: Saturday, April 21 – Wednesday, October 31, 2018

○ Venue: Near Dadaepo Beach

Night Musical Fountain Show

Spring (April), Fall (September-October)

Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 7:30pm (20mins)

Weekends & Holidays 7:30pm (20mins), 8:30pm (20mins)

Summer (May-August)

Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 8:00pm (20mins)

Weekends & Holidays 8:00pm (20mins), 9:00pm (20mins)

(Jul. 21 – Aug. 19 Weekdays (Tue. – Fri.) 8:00pm, 9:00pm)

In-Ground Fountain Operation

○ Operation Times: 6 times daily for 20 minutes (11:00am, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, one time after the night musical fountain show)

The in-ground fountain will operate for 10 minutes after the night musical fountain show. There will be only one operation after the first night musical fountain show during the weekends and holidays.

The fountain will also operate after the night musical fountain show every day for 20 minutes at a time.

※ No show on Mondays

※ Note: The Fountain Schedule is subject to change depending on special events, required maintenance work, weather conditions, etc.

How to get there: Take Metro Line No. 1 to Dadaepo Beach Station then leave by Exit No. 4

Halloween Rock Festival @ Ovantgarde
Oct 31 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Halloween Rock Festival @ Ovantgarde

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DATE : 2018.10.31 (Wed)
DOOR OPEN : 7:20pm
VENUE : OVANTGARDE 오방가르드
(부산 남구 용소로 7번길 15-1 B1)
ENTRANCE FEE : FREE
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KBL: KT vs. Goyang @ Sajik Olleh Victorium
Oct 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
KBL: KT vs. Goyang @ Sajik Olleh Victorium

KBL Basketball: KT Sonic Boom vs. Incheon ET Land Elephants

HQ Wine and Whisky Night @ HQ Bar
Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

HQ is rolling out a new weekly event; every Wednesday, we’ll be celebrating wine and whiskey with some of the best drink deals in town.

3000 Won Glasses of White or Red Wine

4000 Won Pours of Jameson

5000 Won Pours of Jack Daniels, Jim Beam, Johnny Walker, Crown Royal, and Canadian Club

HQ Gwangan Open Mic Night @ HQ Gwangan
Oct 31 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
HQ Gwangan Open Mic Night @ HQ Gwangan

Alright, folks, our new weekly trivia night is continuing to build, and we are always looking for new brainiacs to raise their swords. If you weren’t able to make it in the past, let me remind you that the pub quiz is now at HQ Gwangan every Wednesday, and there’s a new format:

1000 Won Entrance Fee Per Player / Winning Team Gets The Cash!

Maximum Team Size is 5. Minimum Team Size is 1.

2 Rounds of Questions
3 Categories in Each Round
5 Questions in Each Category

Plus in between rounds, we will have a Beer Bonus round where one team can win a free pitcher of Cass or OB.

We’ll be starting the quiz at approximately 9:00, and it’ll be done before 11:00 so for those of you coming from outside of Gwangan, you can hightail it to your bus or subway to stiff over the taxi drivers–or if you want to keep drinking, nobody’s stopping you.

Following, trivia, come on down for the newest open mic in town starting around 11 p.m.

Open Mic @ Ol'55
Oct 31 @ 9:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Open Mic @ Ol'55

Weekly open mic at Ol’55 in KSU.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show – Halloween Movie Screening @ HQ Gwangan
Oct 31 @ 9:30 pm – 11:45 pm
The Rocky Horror Picture Show - Halloween Movie Screening @ HQ Gwangan

We’ll be screening the proper Rocky Horror Picture Show on Wednesday, October 31st at HQ Gwangan. Movie starts at 9:30 PM. We’ll also have some drink and candy specials for the holiday!

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2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition – The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2018 Busan Marine Natural History Museum Special Exhibition - The Layer of Sea @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Period: September 11 – December 1, 2018

  Opening Ceremony Tuesday, September 11, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum 2F

○ Free admission

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Beauty of the Ancient Earrings @ Bokcheon Museum

○ Period: September 18 – November 11, 2018

Opening Ceremony September 18, 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Bokcheon Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m. ~ 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ Directions: Metro Line 1, Dongnae Station (Exit 4) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 6 or

Metro Line 1, Myeongnyun  Station (Exit 2) → transfer to Village/Neighborhood Bus no. 1

Sketch of the Korean War
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sketch of the Korean War

○ Period: June 19 – December 16, 2018

○ Venue: Garden of Provisional Capital Memorial Hall

○ Opening Hours: 9am – 6pm  (Closed on Mondays)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)231-6341

○ Website: http://museum.busan.go.kr/monument/mmboard/1319376 (Korean)

The Trace of Cretaceous Period @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Trace of Cretaceous Period @ Busan Marine Natural History Museum 

○ Period: October 30 –

○ Venue: Busan Marine Natural History Museum

○ Opening Hours: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. (Closed on Mondays and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)550-8840

○ Website: http://www.busan.go.kr/sea/index

BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
BOTANICA @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: August 24, 2018 – February 17, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

last Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201808211354189357

Bricklive Winter World
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Bricklive Winter World

○ Period: November 1, 2018 – February 10, 2019

○ Venue: Busan Cinema Center

○ Hours of Operation: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

(Last admission is one hour before closing.)

(Closed every Monday)

○ Tickets: All Day Pass 20,000 won, 2-Hour Pass 12,000 won, 5,000 won for guardian

○ For more info.: (051)731-7011

○ Website:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/ccontents/view.do?rbsIdx=236&contentsCode=20181015012

 

Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Busan Biennale 2018 @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan

Busan Biennale 2018 will be held from September 8 to November 11 at Museum of Contemporary Art Busan and the former Bank of Korea in Busan, under the theme of “Divided We Stand.” The 65 participants from 34 countries were selected. This edition of Busna Biennale will present an opportunity to reflect, ponder and communicate on the psychological trauma left by physical division, having a profound impact on human lives since the 20th century.

○ Period: September 8 – November 11, 2018

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan, The former Bank of Korea, Busan

○ Themet: Divided We Stand

○ Artisitc Director: Cristina Ricupero

○ Curator: Jörg Heiser

○ Hosted by: Busan Metropolitan City, Busan Biennale Organizing Committe

○ Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

○ Website: http://www.busanbiennale.org/eng/

Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO (BISFE 2018) @ BEXCO
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO (BISFE 2018) @ BEXCO

Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO 2018 will be held for the 16th time this year for 3 days from October 31, 2018 (Wed) to November 2, 2018 (Fri) at Exhibition Center I, BEXCO. Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO 2018 is hosted by Busan Metropolitan City and organized by BEXCO, Korea Fishery Trade Association, National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives and KOTRA and will have 950 booths for 410 companies from 22 countries This event is sponsored by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Ministry of Food and Drug Safety, Korea Fisheries Associations, and Korea Overseas Fisheries Associations.

This EXPO has been certified by UFI and selected as a promising exhibition for 11 straight years by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and is the only seafood & fisheries exhibition in the country and one of three specialized seafood & fisheries exhibitions in Asia. High ranking officials including ministers, vice-ministers, and directors from foreign governments will participate in and engage in diplomatic activities. Especially, it is expected that active exchanges related to relevant industries will take place through the export consultation session where 70 marine product buyers from all over the world will participate during the exhibition period (3 days).

The ‘Seafood zone’, ‘Marine equipment zone’, ‘New product promotion zone’, ‘Special Busan fish cake zone’, ‘Special fishing (fishing tackle) zone’ are areas where visitors can learn about the latest information and trends about fishing and the fishing industry at a glance and the ‘Marine bio industry zone’ will introduce applied products using new marine bio materials and the results of technical researches in maritime science and the ‘Special smart culture zone’ will link IT technologies with the fishing industry. The KOFFST International Conference, Busan Fisheries Policy Forum and the Dietitian Association Seminar will be held concurrently, and additional events including Tuna Trimming Show, Chef Won-ill Lee’s Cooking Show with SBN and 2018 Ocean Chef Cooking Contest Sponsored by Korea Fisheries Infrastructure Promotion Association will be held, presenting various spectacles.

The admission fee is free, and you can find more detailed information regarding the event including observation and participation guidance and pre-registration from the official homepage of Busan International Seafood & Fisheries EXPO 2018.

○ Period: October 31 – November 2, 2018

○ Venue: BEXCO

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation: 10a.m.- 5p.m.

○ Tel: 051)740-7520

○ Web site: http://www.bisfe.com/indexe.php