Regular festivals

Haengjusanseong Fortress Sun Rise Festival
Haengjusanseong Fortress Sun Rise Festival
On new year’s day each year, a splendid festival is thrown at Haengju Sanseong to welcome the new year’s day sunrise.

Time: 5:00-9:00 AM on new year’s day each year
Place: at the top of the mountain where Haengju Sanseong sits
Major programs: sunrise event, performing arts, hanging of wellwisher’s ribbon
Participants: anyone can participate without subscription
Information: Haengju Sanseong Management Office
Tip for the event: The Sweeping Victory Gate is opened from 4:30AM on the day of the event. Admission and parking are free.
The Great Battle of Haengju Festival
The Great Battle of Haengju Festival
The event is held to commemorate the most sweeping victory in our history (14 March) at Haengju Sanseong. Elementary school kids and their parents from the neighborhood can watch memorial service for patriotic martyrs of the nation and learn about the history of Haengju Sanseong.

Time: 10 AM on 14 March each year
Place: Chungjang Shrine at Haengju Sanseoeng
Participants: anyone can participate without subscription
Haengju Sanseong: A typical earthen walled mountain fortification from the Three Kingdom/Joseon dynasty. Chungjang Shrine where a portrait and a statue of deceased general Kwon Yul is - kept, 3 monuments commemorating the victory and a victory memorial etc. are located in the compound.
Admission fee: free on the day of the event
Major programs: ceremonial rites-rites music-performance by traditional percussion band- history tour around Haengju Sanseong
Tip for the event: There’s a saying that you can see as much as you know. Get yourself primed with information about Haengju Sanseong and you will have much greater pride and passion.
Information: Goyang Culture Center, Haengju Sanseong Management Office
Goyang International Flower Foundation
Goyang International Flower Foundation
Floricultural industry sprang up in early 70’s to foster flower culture in Korea and let citizens enjoy it. Goyang became one of the most famous cities for its floricultural industry and its flower show grew into a horticultural event representing Korea and a venue for trading among participants at home and from abroad.

Time: early April each year
Place: Areas surrounding Ilsan Lake Park
Official Events: Opening ceremony(Tape Cutting/Watching), closing ceremony
For information, call 82-31-908-7750~4
Homepage : http://www.flower.or.kr/eng/main/main.php
Hosted by: Goyang City, Goyang International Flower Show Foundation
Run by: Korea Floricultural Cooperative
Goyang Haengju Cultural Festival
Goyang Haengju Cultural Festival
The event is one of the major traditional cultural festivals held to commemorate the sweeping victory at Haengju, one of the 3 greatest victories won by Koreans during Japanese Invasion in 1592, and revive the noble mind of the deceased general Kwon Yul and other patriotic martyrs of the nation to properly inherit it. The festival is designed to be a traditional cultural event shared with citizens through modern re-interpretation of Goyang’s traditional cultural resources discovered by virtue of the festivity. The festival consists of Haengju Cultural Festival, historical reproduction, marching along the victory street, concert and other events all centered around Haengju Sanseong through which sprits of Haengju can be revived.

Time: October each year
Place: Haengju Sanseong, Goyang Eoulim World, Hwajeong Rodeo Street
Hosted/run by: Goyang City/Goyang Cultural Foundation, Goyang Culture Center
Goyang Lake Art Festival
Goyang Lake Art Festival
The event is free-style arts festival held at various locations around the Lake Park. Imagination and wits of artists getting out of the constraints imposed by stages fill the streets with vigor and romantic mood. Various performing arts including jazz, mime, dance, drama and installation arts decking out the venue with colorful decorations to add glamour, passionate performance by famous theatrical companies from around the world and fancy fireworks all let the cheerful spectators enjoy the excitement thrown by the festival.

Time: October each year
Place: locations around the Lake Park
Hosted/run by: Goyang City/Goyang Cultural Foundation