The "Olympic Festival" event will be held around Dano Park, Gangneung-si from February 4 to 6 to celebrate the G-2 (Game-2) year till the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics and wish success for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics.
In the opening ceremony to be held on February 4 on the special stage in Dano Park, there will be special performances by K-pop singers as well as performances by cultural and arts organizations. During the event period, there will be performances such as "cultural and art performance for one city" with the theme of the traditional culture of Gangwon-do Region, the "World DJ festival," which is a dance festival focusing on DJs, cultural performances by East Asia Inter-Regional Tourism Forum (EATOF) members and guest performances by professional performing groups.
Furthermore, test events to ensure everything is ready for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics (official homepage: www.HelloPyeongChang.com), including the "Jeongseon Alpine Ski World Cup," "PyeongChang Bokwang Snowboard World Cup," and "PyeongChang Bokwang Freestyle Ski World Cup" will be held in February. Representative winter cultural festivals of Gangwon-do Region such as the "PyeongChang Winter Music Festival (February 25~28, Alpensia and Yongpyong-myeon)", "Daegwallyeong Snow Festival(January 15 ~ February 10 2016, around Hoenggye-ri, Daegwallyeong-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun)", "Jeongseon Icicle Festival (January 15 ~ 24, around Joyanggang River 2nd Bridge, Jeongseon-eup)" will also be good opportunities for visitors to Gangwon-do Region to feel the essence of winter culture.
Foreign tourists who wish to attend the opening ceremony of the Olympic Festival (February 4, Dano Park, Gangneng-si) and the Winter Olympics test event &ldquosnowboard slopestyle final&rdquo (February 21, PyeongChang Bokwang Phoenix Park) can purchase a one-day tour at www.gogoganwon.com.
Attached resources 1) Overview of Olympic Festival Event
2) PyeongChang Olympics Test Events
3) Olympic Festival (G-2 Events) Tour for Foreigners
Events Document File(.docx) Download here.
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