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Jeongwol Daeboreum Fire Festival


On the day of the first full moon of the Lunar New Year, which falls on the 15th day of the first lunar month of the year, the Jeongwol Daeboreum Fire Festival is held in order to pray for good health and good fortune in the coming year.


This year, the festival falls on Monday, February 6, and a variety of events such as Daljip (Straw Heap) burning (the burning of large straw bonfires under the light of the moon), Jisin-balgi (stomping on the ground to comfort the god of the earth) and the performing of folk plays are being planned for a number of locations around Busan.


On the day of Jeongwol Daeboreum, the moon will rise at 4:22 p.m. Daljip burning, the main event of the Jeongwol Daeboreum Fire Festival, will start in each region at the times mentioned below.


List of Jeongwol Daeboreum Fire Festival venues in Busan


Dalmaji Oncheon (Hot Spring) Festival at Haeundae Beach, 12 p.m. ~ 8 p.m.

Haeundae District will host the 30th Haeundae Dalmaji Oncheon Festival on Haeundae Beach on Feb. 6.
Everything from Yutnori and Tuho to Jaegichagi and other types of traditional Korean games will be available for visitors to try their hand at. There will also be an enormous daljip taeugi (in which participants burn objects in the shape of the moon) - which will be the highlight of the festival. Admission is free. (
051-749-4062)

- Daljip bonfire lighting, 4:22 p.m.

 



 

Suyeong Traditional Daljipnori,

- 3 p.m. ~ 6:30 p.m. at Gwangalli Beach

- Daljip bonfire lighting, 6:00 p.m.

☎ 051-610-4064 


Songdo Daljipnori at Songdo Beach in Seo-gu, 4:30 p.m. ? 7:00 p.m.

- Daljip bonfire lighting, 6:00 p.m.

051-240-4065

Sasang Traditional Daljipnori
- Cycle Stadium, Samnak Park in Sasang-gu, 1 p.m. ~ 7 p.m.
- Daljip bonfire lighting, 5:07 p.m.
☎ 051-310-4062

Baekunpo Dalmaji Festival at Baekunpo Sports Park in Nam-gu, 3 p.m. ~ 6:30 p.m.

Daljip bonfire lighting, 5:50 p.m.  051-607-4062


 

 

Yeongdo Dalmaji Festival at Korea Maritime University (Second Campus)

, 3:30 p.m. ~ 9:00 p.m.
Daljip bonfire lighting, 6:00 p.m. 
051-419-5723


 

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Busan Music Festival Feb 2, 2012 - Feb 10, 2012
Songjeong Brown Seaweed Festival Feb 6, 2012
Jeongwol Daeboreum Fire Festival Feb 6, 2012
2012 BMF: Family Concert - Ensemble of Virtuoso musicians Feb 7, 2012
2012 BMF: Sergei Babayan Piano Recital Feb 8, 2012
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Vision & Perspective 2011 Dec 10, 2011 - Feb 12, 2012
The Artworks of Shin Jang-sik & Son Ah-yoo Dec 10, 2011 - Feb 12, 2012
Children Art Museum "Shush! Listen Carefully! Dec 10, 2011 - Feb 12, 2012
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2011 ASEAN-Korea Contemporary Media Art Exhibition Dec 17, 2011 - Mar 18, 2012
Life, no Peace, only Adventure Dec 17, 2011 - Feb 12, 2012
Trick Art Season 2 Dec 17, 2011 - Feb 26, 2012
The Changing Face of Busan Dec 24, 2011 - Feb 19, 2012
Year of the Dragon Exhibition Dec 30, 2011 - Feb 6, 2012
Photography Exhibition: Jiwoo Love Story in Busan Jan 1, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012
Speical Exhibition: Impressionist Paintings Jan 5, 2012 - Feb 26, 2012
Nakdong River Now & Then Photography Exhibition Jan 5, 2012 - Feb 4, 2012
Art Exhibition: Shift 2012 Jan 13, 2012 - Feb 26, 2012
Year of the Dragon Exhibition Jan 17, 2012 - Feb 26, 2012
Art Exhibition: Secret Woods Jan 27, 2012 - Feb 8, 2012
Photo Exhibition: Dynamic Busan Hope Expedition Jan 30, 2012 - Feb 4, 2012
2nd Korea Marine Design Competition Winners Exhibition Feb 1, 2012 - Feb 26, 2012
Korea-Japan Hoeryeong Ceramic Exhibition Feb 8, 2012 - Feb 20, 2012
Indonesian Contemporary Art: Winter Sunny Side Feb 10, 2012 - Mar 1, 2012
Photography Exhibition: Busan Adaptive Sports 2012 Feb 13, 2012 - Feb 29, 2012
Qoo Zoo-fan Photogarphy Exhibition Feb 17, 2012 - Apr 13, 2012
Art Exhibition: Among the Four Seasons 'Spring, Spring' Feb 18, 2012 - Apr 15, 2012
Art Exhibiton: Eduardo Chillida Feb 22, 2012 - Apr 2, 2012
Cultural Exchange: To begin is to be half done Feb 24, 2012 - Mar 10, 2012
The Forgotten Art: Masters of Engraving Feb 24, 2012 - Apr 29, 2012
Special Exhibition: Gwangpo-dong Sonata Feb 28, 2012 - May 31, 2012
Photography of Limb Eung-sik & Korean Modern Art Exhibition Feb 29, 2012 - Apr 15, 2012
 
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Regular Saturday Performance: Korean Dance Association Feb 2, 2012
2012 BMF: Concertos with Busan Symphony Orchestra Feb 3, 2012
Gugak Musical 'Busan Jagalchi Arirang' Feb 3, 2012 - Feb 4, 2012
Regular Saturday Performance: Busan Metropolitan Dance Company Feb 11, 2012
Dong-hyek Lim Piano Recital Feb 14, 2012
2012 Love in Acoustic Cafe Feb 14, 2012
Wednesday Concert Series at Geumjeong Cultural Center Feb 15, 2012 - Mar 14, 2012
Indian Classical (Odissi) Dance Recital by Ms. Kavita Dwibedi Feb 16, 2012
Busan Metropolitan Chorus 40th Anniversary Concert Feb 16, 2012
Julius Kim & Li Wei First Duo Recital Feb 17, 2012
Music Concert: Dance with U Feb 21, 2012
Busan Philharmonic Orchestra: 2012 Wellbeing Concert Feb 23, 2012
Regular Saturday Performance: Busan Philharmonic Orchestra Feb 25, 2012
 
Korean Traditional Performances ▼
Saturday Regular Performance of Korean Music & Dance Jan 1, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012
Regular Saturday Performance: Gukak Chamber Orchestra Feb 18, 2012
 
Movies ▼
The 8th Japanese Film Festival Feb 2, 2012 - Feb 6, 2012
Cine Replay 2012 Feb 7, 2012 - Mar 22, 2012
India Film Festival 2012 Feb 24, 2012 - Feb 26, 2012
 
Events ▼
Busan Grand Sale 2012 Jan 9, 2012 - Feb 29, 2012
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