Event Calendar

Jan
18
Sat
Lighthouse – The Light of a Thousand Years, Fingerprint of Light @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Lighthouse - The Light of a Thousand Years, Fingerprint of Light @ Korea National Maritime Museum

Period: December 3, 2019 – March 1, 2020

Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

Free admission

Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9 am – 6 pm — Tuesday through Friday

9 am – 9 pm — Saturday

9 am – 7 pm — Sunday and holidays

Website (Korean)

A Question of Time: Art in Busan @ Busan Museum of Art
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
A Question of Time: Art in Busan @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: December 18, 2019 – February 16, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

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

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

Antony Gormley ‘FEEL’ @ Space Lee Ufan
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Antony Gormley 'FEEL' @ Space Lee Ufan

○ Period: October 18, 2019 – April 19, 2020

○ Venue: Space Lee Ufan

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

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Admission fee: 3,000 won for adult, 2,000 won for children and youth aged 7–19 years

Busan citizens with identification cards will receive a discount of 1,000 won. Admission for individuals over 65, children under 7, and the handicapped is free.

○ For more info.: (051)740-4245

○ Website:

https://art.busan.go.kr/spaceleeufan/eng/index.jsp

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=20191007102027311

Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

Artists

Sindae Kang, Garam Kim, Jaeoon Rho, Hwayeon Nam, Ho Tzu Nyen, Johann Lurf

Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Jan 18 @ 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.

Home by Eva Armisén @ Busan Cultural Center
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Home by Eva Armisén @ Busan Cultural Center

○ Period: December 25, 2019 – April 5, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Cultural Center

Address: 1, UN pyeonghwa-ro 76beon-gil, Nam-gu, Busan

○ Hours of Operation: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (last admission is 5 p.m.)

Thursday, Dec. 26 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Closed every Monday

○ Tickets: 15,000 won for adults, 11,000 won for youths, 9,000 won for children

○ For more info.: 070-4800-9301

○ Website: http://www.evakorea.com/

Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide

○ Period: January 16 – February 29, 2020

○ Website: https://en.koreagrandsale.co.kr/index002

Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza

Busanjin-gu Office is operating free outdoor ice sled-riding for children and ice tubing and sledding at Dasom Plaza in Busan Citizens’ park from December 24, 2019 to February 9, 2020. It is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays (Mon.-Fri.) and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends (Sat.,Sun.) and public holidays.

The entrance fee is free. Sled and ice tube rentals cost 1,000 won per each riding session.

Children aged 12 or under are allowed to participate in ice sled-riding.

 

For more information, please contact the Busanjin-gu Office at (051)605-4094

https://www.busanjin.go.kr/news/index.busanjin?menuCd=DOM_000000401001000000&SEQ=12034 (in Korean)

Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

MoCA Busan Special Exhibition

○ Period: August 14, 2019 – January 27, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for all

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists: Random International (Hannes Koch & Florian Ortkrass)

Rain room, new media installations

Shiota Chiharu: The Soul Trembles @ Busan Museum of Art
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Shiota Chiharu: The Soul Trembles @ Busan Museum of Art
○ Period: December 17, 2019 – April 19, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation: Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for children and youth

Admission is waived for preschool children, seniors over 65 years of age.

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201912132007497498

Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: December 26, 2019 – January 26, 2020

○ 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

Mulholland Drive

Ed Wood

The Player

A Star Is Born

In a Lonely Place

All About Eve

Sunset Boulevard

Show People

So Long, Stooge / Tchao pantin

The Red Circle / Le cercle rouge

The Sicilian Clan / Le clan des Siciliens

The Samurai / Le samourai

Any Number Can Win / Melodie en sous-sol

The Big Risk / Classe tous risques

Hands Off the Loot / Touchez pas au grisbi

Jenny Lamour / Quai des Orfevres

The Cider House Rules

A Time to Live, A Time to Die / 童年往事

El sur

Raise Ravens / Cria cuervos

Kes

Oliver!

Sundays and Cybele / Les dimanches de Ville d’Avray

Children of the Beehive / 蜂の巣の子供たち

Captains Courageous

The Red Head / Poil de carotte

 

* Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20191219004

Free Yoga and Circuit Training Classes @ Gorilla Brewing Company
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Free Yoga and Circuit Training Classes @ Gorilla Brewing Company

Free fitness classes to promote a balanced, healthy living.

12 pm on Saturdays
1st and 3rd Saturdays: yoga
2nd and 4th Saturdays: Circuit Training with Teammad.

All levels welcome.

Phantom of the Opera World Tour @ Dream Theatre
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Phantom of the Opera World Tour @ Dream Theatre

○ Period: Friday, December 13- Sunday, February 9, 2020

Closed on Mondays

○ Venue: Dream Theatre

○ Time: Tue. – Fri. 7:30 p.m./ Weekends and holidays 2:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.

Dec. 25, Jan. 1, Jan. 8, Jan. 15 3:00 p.m.

○ Age recommendation: ages 8 and older

○ Running Time: 150 minutes

○ Tickets: VIP-seat 170,000 won, R-seat 140,000 won, S-seat 110,000 won, A-seat 90,000 won, B-seat 60,000 won

○ Website: https://www.dreamtheatre.co.kr/Performance/Performance/Detail?num=17

 

○ Phone: 1833-3755

○ How to get there:

Metro Line 2 Busan Int’l Finance Center∙Busan Bank Station, Exit 3 then a 3-minute walk or Metro Line 1 Beomnaegol Station, Exit 4 then about a 9-minute walk.

Gut, Korean Shamanic Ritual @ Busan National Gugak Center
Jan 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

○ Date & Time: January 4, 11, 18 3:00 p.m.

○ Venue: Busan National Gukak Center

○ Tickets: A-seat 10,000 won / B 8,000 won

○ Website: http://busan.gugak.go.kr

○ For more info.: (051)811-0114

 

Saturday, January 4, 2020, 3:00 p.m.

National Intangible Cultural Heritage 82-1

Donghaean Byeolsingut (Village Ritual of the East Coast)

Saturday, January 11, 2020, 3:00 p.m.

Seoul Cheonsingut

Saturday, January 18, 2020, 3:00 p.m.

Hwanghaedo Cheolmurigut

6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Period: November 16, 2019 – January 27, 2020

Venue: Around Gunam-ro Haeundae Square and Haeundae Beach

Lighting Ceremony: Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. Haeundae Beach

Hosted by: Haeundae-gu Office

Featuring various events, including LED lighting show, busking performances and photo zone.

 

Garden of Light Show @ Haeundae LCT
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garden of Light Show @ Haeundae LCT

The 2019 Garden of Light Show begins this evening and will commemorate the ASEAN-Korea Summit and the Haeundae Light Festival in Haeundae.

Every evening, guests can enjoy a fantastic atmosphere with special music and a light show to bring more holiday spirit to the city.

The event will take place three times a day at 6 pm, 7 pm, and 8 pm.

Event Information

Period: November 18, 2019-January 20, 2020

Place: Small Park Square in front of Haeundae LCT

Program: Beautiful light garden, White snow effect show, laser beam light show

Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
The ‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ music show has been running from April to October, but during the winter season the area will be transformed using illuminated art installations such as fountains, snowmen, Santa Claus and more. The trees surrounding the area will also be lit up as well. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful lights from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. every day from November 28 to February 9, 2020.

○ Period: November 28, 2019 – February 9, 2020

○ Venue: around Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams

○ Hours of Operation: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

○ For more info.: (051)220-5891

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

Jan
19
Sun
Five Hundred Arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple Site: Reflection of Our Hearts @ Busan Museum
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Five Hundred Arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple Site: Reflection of Our Hearts @ Busan Museum

○ Period: November 28, 2019 – February 29, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum

○ Opening Hours:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)610-7145

 

On display are 50 sculptures of arhats from the ruins of Changnyeongsa Temple in Yeongwol, Gangwon-do, ROK.

The ruins of Changnyeongsa Temple in Yeongwol, Gangwon-do Province, are where the sculptures of arhats, believed to be 500 years old, were first discovered in 2001. In Buddhism, an arhat, or nahan in Korean, is someone who has attained enlightenment and can enter nirvana.

The innovative space for this exhibition was designed and created in collaboration with contemporary artist Kim Seung-young.

Previously, the exhibition was successfully held at Chuncheon National Museum in Aug. 2018 and the National Museum of Korea in Apr. 2019, and was well received by a large number of visitors.

Lighthouse – The Light of a Thousand Years, Fingerprint of Light @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Lighthouse - The Light of a Thousand Years, Fingerprint of Light @ Korea National Maritime Museum

Period: December 3, 2019 – March 1, 2020

Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

Free admission

Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9 am – 6 pm — Tuesday through Friday

9 am – 9 pm — Saturday

9 am – 7 pm — Sunday and holidays

Website (Korean)

A Question of Time: Art in Busan @ Busan Museum of Art
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
A Question of Time: Art in Busan @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: December 18, 2019 – February 16, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

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

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

Antony Gormley ‘FEEL’ @ Space Lee Ufan
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Antony Gormley 'FEEL' @ Space Lee Ufan

○ Period: October 18, 2019 – April 19, 2020

○ Venue: Space Lee Ufan

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

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Admission fee: 3,000 won for adult, 2,000 won for children and youth aged 7–19 years

Busan citizens with identification cards will receive a discount of 1,000 won. Admission for individuals over 65, children under 7, and the handicapped is free.

○ For more info.: (051)740-4245

○ Website:

https://art.busan.go.kr/spaceleeufan/eng/index.jsp

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=20191007102027311

Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

Artists

Sindae Kang, Garam Kim, Jaeoon Rho, Hwayeon Nam, Ho Tzu Nyen, Johann Lurf

Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Jan 19 @ 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.

Home by Eva Armisén @ Busan Cultural Center
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Home by Eva Armisén @ Busan Cultural Center

○ Period: December 25, 2019 – April 5, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Cultural Center

Address: 1, UN pyeonghwa-ro 76beon-gil, Nam-gu, Busan

○ Hours of Operation: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (last admission is 5 p.m.)

Thursday, Dec. 26 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Closed every Monday

○ Tickets: 15,000 won for adults, 11,000 won for youths, 9,000 won for children

○ For more info.: 070-4800-9301

○ Website: http://www.evakorea.com/

Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide

○ Period: January 16 – February 29, 2020

○ Website: https://en.koreagrandsale.co.kr/index002

Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza

Busanjin-gu Office is operating free outdoor ice sled-riding for children and ice tubing and sledding at Dasom Plaza in Busan Citizens’ park from December 24, 2019 to February 9, 2020. It is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays (Mon.-Fri.) and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends (Sat.,Sun.) and public holidays.

The entrance fee is free. Sled and ice tube rentals cost 1,000 won per each riding session.

Children aged 12 or under are allowed to participate in ice sled-riding.

 

For more information, please contact the Busanjin-gu Office at (051)605-4094

https://www.busanjin.go.kr/news/index.busanjin?menuCd=DOM_000000401001000000&SEQ=12034 (in Korean)

Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

MoCA Busan Special Exhibition

○ Period: August 14, 2019 – January 27, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for all

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists: Random International (Hannes Koch & Florian Ortkrass)

Rain room, new media installations

Shiota Chiharu: The Soul Trembles @ Busan Museum of Art
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Shiota Chiharu: The Soul Trembles @ Busan Museum of Art
○ Period: December 17, 2019 – April 19, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation: Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for children and youth

Admission is waived for preschool children, seniors over 65 years of age.

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201912132007497498

Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center
Jan 19 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: December 26, 2019 – January 26, 2020

○ 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

Mulholland Drive

Ed Wood

The Player

A Star Is Born

In a Lonely Place

All About Eve

Sunset Boulevard

Show People

So Long, Stooge / Tchao pantin

The Red Circle / Le cercle rouge

The Sicilian Clan / Le clan des Siciliens

The Samurai / Le samourai

Any Number Can Win / Melodie en sous-sol

The Big Risk / Classe tous risques

Hands Off the Loot / Touchez pas au grisbi

Jenny Lamour / Quai des Orfevres

The Cider House Rules

A Time to Live, A Time to Die / 童年往事

El sur

Raise Ravens / Cria cuervos

Kes

Oliver!

Sundays and Cybele / Les dimanches de Ville d’Avray

Children of the Beehive / 蜂の巣の子供たち

Captains Courageous

The Red Head / Poil de carotte

 

* Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20191219004

Phantom of the Opera World Tour @ Dream Theatre
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Phantom of the Opera World Tour @ Dream Theatre

○ Period: Friday, December 13- Sunday, February 9, 2020

Closed on Mondays

○ Venue: Dream Theatre

○ Time: Tue. – Fri. 7:30 p.m./ Weekends and holidays 2:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.

Dec. 25, Jan. 1, Jan. 8, Jan. 15 3:00 p.m.

○ Age recommendation: ages 8 and older

○ Running Time: 150 minutes

○ Tickets: VIP-seat 170,000 won, R-seat 140,000 won, S-seat 110,000 won, A-seat 90,000 won, B-seat 60,000 won

○ Website: https://www.dreamtheatre.co.kr/Performance/Performance/Detail?num=17

 

○ Phone: 1833-3755

○ How to get there:

Metro Line 2 Busan Int’l Finance Center∙Busan Bank Station, Exit 3 then a 3-minute walk or Metro Line 1 Beomnaegol Station, Exit 4 then about a 9-minute walk.

6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Period: November 16, 2019 – January 27, 2020

Venue: Around Gunam-ro Haeundae Square and Haeundae Beach

Lighting Ceremony: Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. Haeundae Beach

Hosted by: Haeundae-gu Office

Featuring various events, including LED lighting show, busking performances and photo zone.

 

Garden of Light Show @ Haeundae LCT
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garden of Light Show @ Haeundae LCT

The 2019 Garden of Light Show begins this evening and will commemorate the ASEAN-Korea Summit and the Haeundae Light Festival in Haeundae.

Every evening, guests can enjoy a fantastic atmosphere with special music and a light show to bring more holiday spirit to the city.

The event will take place three times a day at 6 pm, 7 pm, and 8 pm.

Event Information

Period: November 18, 2019-January 20, 2020

Place: Small Park Square in front of Haeundae LCT

Program: Beautiful light garden, White snow effect show, laser beam light show

Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
The ‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ music show has been running from April to October, but during the winter season the area will be transformed using illuminated art installations such as fountains, snowmen, Santa Claus and more. The trees surrounding the area will also be lit up as well. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful lights from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. every day from November 28 to February 9, 2020.

○ Period: November 28, 2019 – February 9, 2020

○ Venue: around Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams

○ Hours of Operation: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

○ For more info.: (051)220-5891

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

Jan
20
Mon
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide

○ Period: January 16 – February 29, 2020

○ Website: https://en.koreagrandsale.co.kr/index002

Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza

Busanjin-gu Office is operating free outdoor ice sled-riding for children and ice tubing and sledding at Dasom Plaza in Busan Citizens’ park from December 24, 2019 to February 9, 2020. It is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays (Mon.-Fri.) and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends (Sat.,Sun.) and public holidays.

The entrance fee is free. Sled and ice tube rentals cost 1,000 won per each riding session.

Children aged 12 or under are allowed to participate in ice sled-riding.

 

For more information, please contact the Busanjin-gu Office at (051)605-4094

https://www.busanjin.go.kr/news/index.busanjin?menuCd=DOM_000000401001000000&SEQ=12034 (in Korean)

Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: December 26, 2019 – January 26, 2020

○ 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

Mulholland Drive

Ed Wood

The Player

A Star Is Born

In a Lonely Place

All About Eve

Sunset Boulevard

Show People

So Long, Stooge / Tchao pantin

The Red Circle / Le cercle rouge

The Sicilian Clan / Le clan des Siciliens

The Samurai / Le samourai

Any Number Can Win / Melodie en sous-sol

The Big Risk / Classe tous risques

Hands Off the Loot / Touchez pas au grisbi

Jenny Lamour / Quai des Orfevres

The Cider House Rules

A Time to Live, A Time to Die / 童年往事

El sur

Raise Ravens / Cria cuervos

Kes

Oliver!

Sundays and Cybele / Les dimanches de Ville d’Avray

Children of the Beehive / 蜂の巣の子供たち

Captains Courageous

The Red Head / Poil de carotte

 

* Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20191219004

6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Jan 20 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Period: November 16, 2019 – January 27, 2020

Venue: Around Gunam-ro Haeundae Square and Haeundae Beach

Lighting Ceremony: Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. Haeundae Beach

Hosted by: Haeundae-gu Office

Featuring various events, including LED lighting show, busking performances and photo zone.

 

Garden of Light Show @ Haeundae LCT
Jan 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garden of Light Show @ Haeundae LCT

The 2019 Garden of Light Show begins this evening and will commemorate the ASEAN-Korea Summit and the Haeundae Light Festival in Haeundae.

Every evening, guests can enjoy a fantastic atmosphere with special music and a light show to bring more holiday spirit to the city.

The event will take place three times a day at 6 pm, 7 pm, and 8 pm.

Event Information

Period: November 18, 2019-January 20, 2020

Place: Small Park Square in front of Haeundae LCT

Program: Beautiful light garden, White snow effect show, laser beam light show

Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
Jan 20 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
The ‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ music show has been running from April to October, but during the winter season the area will be transformed using illuminated art installations such as fountains, snowmen, Santa Claus and more. The trees surrounding the area will also be lit up as well. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful lights from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. every day from November 28 to February 9, 2020.

○ Period: November 28, 2019 – February 9, 2020

○ Venue: around Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams

○ Hours of Operation: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

○ For more info.: (051)220-5891

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

NFL Replays @ HQ Bar
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
NFL Replays @ HQ Bar

Watch NFL replays with dinner specials each week at HQ Bar in Gwangan.

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Five Hundred Arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple Site: Reflection of Our Hearts @ Busan Museum
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Five Hundred Arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple Site: Reflection of Our Hearts @ Busan Museum

○ Period: November 28, 2019 – February 29, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum

○ Opening Hours:

Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

○ For more info.: (051)610-7145

 

On display are 50 sculptures of arhats from the ruins of Changnyeongsa Temple in Yeongwol, Gangwon-do, ROK.

The ruins of Changnyeongsa Temple in Yeongwol, Gangwon-do Province, are where the sculptures of arhats, believed to be 500 years old, were first discovered in 2001. In Buddhism, an arhat, or nahan in Korean, is someone who has attained enlightenment and can enter nirvana.

The innovative space for this exhibition was designed and created in collaboration with contemporary artist Kim Seung-young.

Previously, the exhibition was successfully held at Chuncheon National Museum in Aug. 2018 and the National Museum of Korea in Apr. 2019, and was well received by a large number of visitors.

Lighthouse – The Light of a Thousand Years, Fingerprint of Light @ Korea National Maritime Museum
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Lighthouse - The Light of a Thousand Years, Fingerprint of Light @ Korea National Maritime Museum

Period: December 3, 2019 – March 1, 2020

Venue: Korea National Maritime Museum

Free admission

Opening Hours (closed on Mondays)

9 am – 6 pm — Tuesday through Friday

9 am – 9 pm — Saturday

9 am – 7 pm — Sunday and holidays

Website (Korean)

A Question of Time: Art in Busan @ Busan Museum of Art
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
A Question of Time: Art in Busan @ Busan Museum of Art

○ Period: December 18, 2019 – February 16, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation:

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

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Free admission

Antony Gormley ‘FEEL’ @ Space Lee Ufan
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Antony Gormley 'FEEL' @ Space Lee Ufan

○ Period: October 18, 2019 – April 19, 2020

○ Venue: Space Lee Ufan

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

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Admission fee: 3,000 won for adult, 2,000 won for children and youth aged 7–19 years

Busan citizens with identification cards will receive a discount of 1,000 won. Admission for individuals over 65, children under 7, and the handicapped is free.

○ For more info.: (051)740-4245

○ Website:

https://art.busan.go.kr/spaceleeufan/eng/index.jsp

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=20191007102027311

Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chroniclers, Outside of Time @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

Artists

Sindae Kang, Garam Kim, Jaeoon Rho, Hwayeon Nam, Ho Tzu Nyen, Johann Lurf

Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gentil, Gentle: The Advent of a New Community @ Museum of Contemporary Art

○ Period: September 11, 2019 – February 2, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Free admission

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists

Byungjun Kwon, Junguk Yang, Yungyu Kim

Hanbok Experience Hall @ BEXCO Auditorium
Jan 21 @ 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.

Home by Eva Armisén @ Busan Cultural Center
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Home by Eva Armisén @ Busan Cultural Center

○ Period: December 25, 2019 – April 5, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Cultural Center

Address: 1, UN pyeonghwa-ro 76beon-gil, Nam-gu, Busan

○ Hours of Operation: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (last admission is 5 p.m.)

Thursday, Dec. 26 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

Closed every Monday

○ Tickets: 15,000 won for adults, 11,000 won for youths, 9,000 won for children

○ For more info.: 070-4800-9301

○ Website: http://www.evakorea.com/

Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Korea Grand Sale @ Citywide

○ Period: January 16 – February 29, 2020

○ Website: https://en.koreagrandsale.co.kr/index002

Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Outdoor Ice Sled-riding at Busan Citizens Park @ Dasom Plaza

Busanjin-gu Office is operating free outdoor ice sled-riding for children and ice tubing and sledding at Dasom Plaza in Busan Citizens’ park from December 24, 2019 to February 9, 2020. It is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays (Mon.-Fri.) and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekends (Sat.,Sun.) and public holidays.

The entrance fee is free. Sled and ice tube rentals cost 1,000 won per each riding session.

Children aged 12 or under are allowed to participate in ice sled-riding.

 

For more information, please contact the Busanjin-gu Office at (051)605-4094

https://www.busanjin.go.kr/news/index.busanjin?menuCd=DOM_000000401001000000&SEQ=12034 (in Korean)

Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Random International: Out of Control @ Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

MoCA Busan Special Exhibition

○ Period: August 14, 2019 – January 27, 2020

○ Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Busan

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for all

○ Hours of Operation:

Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Directions: Take local bus no. 168, 3, 520, 55, 58, 58-1, 58-2, or 221 and get off at the Museum of Contemporary Art Busan bus stop

○ For more info.: (051)220-7400

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

 

Artists: Random International (Hannes Koch & Florian Ortkrass)

Rain room, new media installations

Shiota Chiharu: The Soul Trembles @ Busan Museum of Art
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Shiota Chiharu: The Soul Trembles @ Busan Museum of Art
○ Period: December 17, 2019 – April 19, 2020

○ Venue: Busan Museum of Art

○ Hours of Operation: Tue, Wed, Thu and Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Fri, Sat 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

(Closed every Monday and January 1)

○ Tickets: 5,000 won for adults, 3,000 won for children and youth

Admission is waived for preschool children, seniors over 65 years of age.

○ For more info.: (051)740-4247

○ Website:

http://art.busan.go.kr/eng/03_display/display02.jsp?amode=view&id=201912132007497498

Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Films in Our Memories @ Busan Cinema Center

○ Period: December 26, 2019 – January 26, 2020

○ 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

Mulholland Drive

Ed Wood

The Player

A Star Is Born

In a Lonely Place

All About Eve

Sunset Boulevard

Show People

So Long, Stooge / Tchao pantin

The Red Circle / Le cercle rouge

The Sicilian Clan / Le clan des Siciliens

The Samurai / Le samourai

Any Number Can Win / Melodie en sous-sol

The Big Risk / Classe tous risques

Hands Off the Loot / Touchez pas au grisbi

Jenny Lamour / Quai des Orfevres

The Cider House Rules

A Time to Live, A Time to Die / 童年往事

El sur

Raise Ravens / Cria cuervos

Kes

Oliver!

Sundays and Cybele / Les dimanches de Ville d’Avray

Children of the Beehive / 蜂の巣の子供たち

Captains Courageous

The Red Head / Poil de carotte

 

* Movie Times:

http://www.dureraum.org/bcc/mcontents/progScheList.do?rbsIdx=226&progCode=20191219004

Taco Tuesdays @ Abnormal Taphouse and Cantina!
Jan 21 @ 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!

6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
6th Haeundae Lighting Festival @ Gunam-ro and Haeundae Beach
Period: November 16, 2019 – January 27, 2020

Venue: Around Gunam-ro Haeundae Square and Haeundae Beach

Lighting Ceremony: Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. Haeundae Beach

Hosted by: Haeundae-gu Office

Featuring various events, including LED lighting show, busking performances and photo zone.

 

Taco Tuesday & NFL Replay @ LA Bar and Grill
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Taco Tuesday & NFL Replay @ LA Bar and Grill

It’s Taco Tuesday! Stop in and try some of the best Tex-MexTacos and Fajitas in Busan.

Tuesday Specials:
– Buy Two Tacos get one FREE.
– Buy Three Tacos get a FREE Margarita
– Buy a Fajitas Plate get a FREE Margarita

NFL Game Pass International Replay night. Catch 40 minute Replays (play-by-play, commercial free) of any of the16 games from Week 1 of the NFL 2019 season. Just let the staff know which game you want to see!

Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Winter Illumination at Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams @ Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
The ‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ music show has been running from April to October, but during the winter season the area will be transformed using illuminated art installations such as fountains, snowmen, Santa Claus and more. The trees surrounding the area will also be lit up as well. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful lights from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. every day from November 28 to February 9, 2020.

○ Period: November 28, 2019 – February 9, 2020

○ Venue: around Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams

○ Hours of Operation: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

○ For more info.: (051)220-5891

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