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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….

Updates with JD: Fina Masters Closing Ceremony 8/18

Tonight sees the closing ceremony of the Fina Masters at the ACC. Head on down for 7:30 tonight to see the ceremony which will feature cultural performances centered around light, and a finale by legendary rock group Buhwal. There will also be parade of nations presenting the flags and official…

Updates with JD : World Music Festival at ACC

The Asia Culture Center is hosting the World Music Festival from the 15th to the 17th from 5-11pm! That’s so that leaves you with today and tomorrow. Check out amazing musicians from around the world in the open air setting. Pack a picnic blanket and get ready to relax (weather…