JUNG-GU, DAEGU METROPOLITAN CITY

Festival

Overseas Chinese Festival

Title
Overseas Chinese Festival
Period
October every year
Place
Jongno Chinese immigrants street and Chinese immigrants elementary school
Host
The Chairman of the Daegu Chinese Immigrants Association
Management Organization
Executive Committee of the Daegu Chinese Immigrants Culture Festival, Street Culture Civil Solidary Meeting
Support
Daegu Metropolitan City, Jung-gu District Office
The Daegu Chinese Immigrants Culture Festival was begun in 2005 for the purpose of positively portraying the history and legacy of the Chinese immigrants who have lived in around the Jongno area during modern times in Korea, strengthening the friendship between the citizens and Chinese immigrants as well as among the immigrants and promoting the development of Daegu by restoring Daegu’s China Town.
Main programs
  • - Parade celebrating the International Chinese Immigrants Day
  • - Chinese traditional songs, dances, traditional flag dance
  • - fan dance performance
  • - Martial art performances of students of the Sorim Temple Martial Art School
  • - Chinese Traditional Circus performance
  • - The immigration history of Daegu’s Chinese community
  • - Chinese traditional clothes
  • - Exhibition of collections of Daegu Chinese Immigrants Association, Programs for experiencing Chinese culture
  • - Chinese song singing contest
  • - Public participation programs such as the eating black bean noodle (Jajangmyeon) competition and the drinking contest of Cheongdo beer, etc.
Inquiry
The Chairman of the Daegu Chinese Immigrants Association is Lee Jigang and the Director, Yu Jangsan

Address
31 Jongno2-ga Jung-gu Daegu-si S.KOREA
Tel
053-255-0561
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  • History Exploration
    • History of Jung-gu Adminstration
    • Historic Figures in Jung-gu
    • The Origin of Regions’ Name
  • Cultural Event
  • Festival
    • Daegu Yangnyeongsi Festival
    • Donseongno Festival
    • Bongsan Art Festival
    • Overseas Chinese Festival
    • Seomun Market Festival
    • Fashion Jewelry Festival
    • Bongsan Porcelain Fair