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Updates with JD : Save the date; Chungjang Festival 2019

Save the date for one of Gwangju’s most representative festivals which will kick off on October 2nd. The festival happens annually to celebrate the 70/80’s with music and outdoor food stalls for everyone young and old to enjoy. This year sees the 16th edition of the festivity which aims to…

What to Do This Weekend: Trivia, Cornhole for a Cause, and Live Music!

Hello Gwangju! Did you all enjoy the holiday? It’s a busy weekend here in town, so let’s see what’s happening. Thursday, September 19th You don’t need to keep up on current events to enjoy trivia night at Speakeasy, but it sure does help! That’s because it’s one of the many…

What to Do This Weekend: Design Biennale, The Cinema, and Chuseok!

Hello Gwangju! Ready for the holiday weekend? Let’s see what’s going on in our city. Thursday, September 12th Happy Chuseok! I hope all of our readers have a safe, and enjoyable Chuseok holiday. This year it will take place from today, the 12th, until Saturday, the 14th. Please keep in…

Updates with JD : Cultural Exchange

Looking for something interesting to do on Sunday 8th September? Why not add this cultural exchange event to your diary. Details on the schedule are below and it isn’t happening at Dong-gu district office which is near the ACC. (동구청)

Updates with JD : Autumn Nights

As the weather is quickly changing from summer to fall ~ Gwangju City Hall has published a list of spots to take advantage of the great weather at night. Do be advised that rain is in the forecast for the next couple of days but after that temperature are set…

Updates with JD : Freecycle coming soon!

Leaving Gwangju? Or just moved here? The GIC – Gwangju International Center has a great event coming in September. The freecycle aims to have people donate lightly used unwanted goods for those who might need them. The event will be held on September 7th, but if you wish to drop…

Updates with JD : Kim Dae Jung Convention Center Events

Getting married soon and looking for some ideas? Make your way down to the KDJ Convention Center got their fall wedding fair! Get inspired and check out all the latest trends and even make some bookings for your upcoming nuptials. The event happens this weekend. If you are planning for…

What to Do This Weekend: The Cinema, FIFA 19, and Reggae!

Hello Gwangju! Well, there’s still some time to enjoy the summer before many of us are back to work. Let’s see what’s happening. Thursday, August 22nd Seen all of the big blockbusters that are playing in the multiplex? Then you want to head to the city’s oldest theater the Gwangju…

Updates with JD: Gwangju Design Biennale

Less than 2 weeks remain until the kickoff of the Gwangju Design Biennale. It will be held from September 7th to October 31st under its theme ‘Humanity : Humain + Community’. Locations to catch exhibits include Gwangju Biennale Hall, Gwangju Design Center, KDJ Convention Center and more venues across the city….