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One Stop Info: All You Need to Know About Korea Festival 2018!

That time of the year has come again!

The annual event held by the Embassy of Republic of Korea and its subsidiaries with Korean Cultural Center, Korea Festival, is back this year. With more events hold and more contents to share, Korea Festival 2018 is guaranteed to make you full with all about Korean culture.

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Below are some details about the event that will be held along the month of October:

Korean Modern Art Exhibition
Where? Jakarta History Museum
When? October 1-31, 2018
What? “Elephant in the Room” or “Gajah di Dalam Ruangan” exhibition to communicate and share history through historical experiences of modern Korean and Indonesian

K-Food Campus Festival by Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT)
Where? Universitas Multimedia Nusantara (UMN), Serpong, South Tangerang
When? October 4-5, 2018
What? Street food, making giant Bibimbap, photo booth, Hanbok experience, cooking competition, Korean traditional games experience, Korean products fair

“BOM•BOM” (Spring Spring) & “Arirang Nanjanggut” Opera by Grand Opera Company and Korean Cultural Center
Where? Nusa Indah Theater – Balai Kartini, Jakarta and Sumatera Convention Center, Batam
When? October 3 (Jakarta) and October 6 (Batam), 2018
What? Humorous opera in the form of Korean traditional play and Korean traditional dance performance in the form of madang nori

Korean Feast by The Westin
Where? Seasonal Tastes – The Westin, Jakarta
When? October 4-14, 2018
What? Taste authentic Korean food with Korean chefs from Sheraton Grand Incheon Hotel

K-Content Expo & K-Pop Concert by KOCCA
Where? Sheraton Grand Hotel – Gandaria City and Kota Kasablanka Atrium, Jakarta
When? October 4-7, 2018
What? Business matching with invitation only (October 4-5, Sheraton Grand Hotel), networking reception with invitation only (October 4, Sheraton Grand Hotel), creative content fair and experience, group Highlight fan meeting, content and beauty showcases, musical performance, K-Pop concert with Highlight, KARD, Lovelyz, SNUPER, and Lyn

Korean Cultural Art Association Festival by Korean Cultural Center
Where? Lippo Mall Kemang, Jakarta
When? October 8-14, 2018
What? Korean traditional paper art, Korean traditional percussion quartet, and Korean calligraphy experiences

Korean Fortune Pouch Exhibition by Lee Jong Hyo
Where? Lippo Mall Kemang, Jakarta
When? October 8-14, 2018
What? Korean bags and embroideries exhibition

K-Beauty Premium Roadshow by Korea International Trade Association (KITA)
Where? Sheraton Grand Hotel – Gandaria City, Pacific Place Ritz Carlton, and JCC Hall A, Jakarta
When? October 9-13, 2018
What? 1:1 business meeting with invitation only (October 9, Sheraton Grand Hotel), luncheon seminar on Korean medical tourism with invitation only (October 9, Sheraton Grand Hotel), networking reception with invitation only (October 10, Pacific Place Ritz Carlton), K-Beauty pavilion at Cosmobeaute Indonesia 2018 (October 11-13, JCC Hall A)

“NONDA NONDA NONDA” by Seoul Institute of the Arts and Korean Cultural Center
Where? Kudus Zone – Sultan Hotel and Lippo Mall Kemang, Jakarta
When? October 11-14, 2018
What? Korean and Indonesian art performances, culture study, concert & festival

Tales of Motherland by Korean Cultural Center
Where? Lippo Mall Kemang, Jakarta
When? October 13-14, 2018
What? Performance by Korean singer Hong Sun Gwan

Korea-Indonesia Film Festival by CGV Indonesia
Where? CGV Grand Indonesia, Jakarta. CGV Social Market, Palembang. CGV Sahid Jwalk, Jogjakarta. CGV Daya Grand Square, Makassar.
When? October 18-21, 2018
What? Screening of 12 Korean movies (inc. The Negotiation, Forgotten, Gonjiam), 4 Indonesian movies (inc. Dilan 1990), and 3 Korean Special Art, movie talk

ASEAN-Korea Cultural Night
Where? CGV Pacific Place, Jakarta
When? October 19, 2018
What? Screening of 12 animation films from Korea and ASEAN countries, face painting & digital caricature event

Korean Folk Painting Exhibition by Korean Cultural Center
Where? Korean Cultural Center Indonesia, Jakarta
When? October 19-22, 2018
What? Korean traditional folk painting exhibition

Korean Traditional Handicrafts Exhibition by Korean Cultural Center
Where? Korean Cultural Center Indonesia, Jakarta
When? October 26-31, 2018
What? Korean intangible cultural heritage special exhibition and demonstration (October 27-29), Korean traditional and palace food cooking class (October 28-29)

Watch a GOOD Performance by Korean Cultural Center
Where? Ciputra Artpreneur Theater
When? October 27, 2018
What? Korean traditional art tropes and Indonesian artists joint performance, Korean songs and dance performance

Korea Travel Promotion with Tiket.com by Korea Tourism Organization (KTO)
Where? Tiket.com
When? October 24 – November 4, 2018
What? Flight and hotel discount up to IDR 1 Million for any travel period with T&C applied

In addition, Korea Festival 2018 provides special program “Korea Festival 2018 passport” where attenders can collect stamp and read all information regarding the one-month long event. The “passport” can be attained at KCC desk in every event mentioned above. Collect the stamps after you visit each event and get various gifts, including return tickets from Jakarta to South Korea! For more information regarding this, you can check at KCC official website and social media accounts.

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