Saturday, April 28, 2012

[Performance] Daegu Performance in May

Swan Lake


Korean National Ballet
Venue: Suseong Artpia (Bus: 400, 400-1, 814, 402, 403, 449, 604)
Date: 5pm/ May19, May20

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Jump-Musical


Venue: Suseong Artpia (Bus: 400, 400-1, 814, 402, 403, 449, 604)
Date: 5pm/ May3-May6
R:60,000 S:40,000/ 90min


RACHAEL YAMAGATA LIVE IN KOREA


Concerts
Venue: Suseong Artpia(Yongi Hall)
Date: May 16, 2012
Age Group : 7 years and over
Running Time : 100 minutes
R section 88,000 Won S section 77,000 Won
Reservation:


Pumba


Venue: Bongsan Cultural Center
Date: Mar 31 - May 13, 2012
R:25,000 / 90min
Reservation: http://bit.ly/KbL6Ml


Bongsan Cultural Center


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Friday, April 27, 2012

[City Tour Bus] Daegu City Tour Bus Schedule for April




Reservations are available by telephone (82-53-627-8900), via the website (www.daegucitytour.com) or in person.


APRIL CITYTOUR SCHEDULE

* The regular city tour will depart from Banwoldang, the theme tour will depart from tourist information center in Duryu park and Palgognsan Rotation bus will depart from Dongdaegu train station. 
*For using Daegu Safety Theme Park, please make a reservation in advance. 11:30am, 12:40pm, 15:20pm is available. Please call at 053)939-0080.
* For more information, please call at 053)627-8900.



[Mt. Palgong Zone Rotation Tour ⇒ Depart from Dongdaegu Train Station]
Course
Date
Tour Course Detail
Rotation
Everyday operation (But, no service on every Monday)
    Dongdaegu Train Station=>Bullo-dong Tomb Park=>Historic site of General Sin Sung-gyeom=>Bongmu Park=>Guam Village(Farm Stay)=>Gatbawi=>Bangjja Brassware Museum=>Donghwasa Temple=>Palgongsan Facilities Zone=>Daegu Safety Theme Park=>Palgongsan Spa Tour Hotel=>Donghwasa Temple=>Bangjja Brassware Museum=>Guam Village(Farm Stay)=>Historic site of General Sin Sung-gyeom=>Bongmu Park=>Dongdaegu Train Station
[Theme Tour  ⇒ Depart from Tourist Information Center in Duryu Park]
Course
Date
Tour Course Detail
Picking strawberries
1(Sat), 14, 28
Otgol Village=>Daegu Do-dong Arbor Vitae Forest=>Lunch=>Making nameplate
Making a traditional candy
15(Sun)
Yangjeondong rock painting=>Ureuk Museum=> Gaesil village(lunch)=> Head House of Kim jongji
Shooting Experience
8(Sun)
Herb Medicine Market Exhibition Hall=> Hangso Museum=> Shooting Experience
Making Wood Craft
29(Sun)
Yangjeondong rock painting=>Ureuk Museum=> Gaesil village(lunch)=> Head House of Kim jongji
Playing the Gayageum
22(Sun),
Ureuk Museum=>gayagol village=>Daegaya museum
Visiting Senior Convention Center
7(Sat), 21
12 Distinguished Hyunpung Gwak Family Shrine=>Dodong-seowon Confusioan Academy=>Mt.Biseul Forest Resort=>Memorial Hall of General yu, Chi-Gon
[Regular Course ⇒ Depart from Banwoldang(Dong-A Shopping Center)]
Course No.
Date
Tour Course Detail
2
2(Mon), 9, 16, 23, 30
12 Distinguished Hyunpung Gwak Family Shrine=>Dodong-seowon Confusioan Academy=>Mt.Biseul Forest Resort=>Memorial Hall of General yu, Chi-Gon=>Seokbinggo(Ancient Ice storage)
3
3(tue), 10, 17, 24
WolgokHistoryMuseum=>DaeguArboretum=>HwawonResort=>Yongyeonsa Temple
4
4(wed), 11, 18, 25
Nokdong-seowon Confucian Academy=>Herb Hills(Family theme park)=>Daegu World Cup Stadium=>Daegu Sports Memorial Hall =>Gyeongju Choi's Head House
5
2(fri), 5, 9, 16, 23, 30
Environmental Facilities Management Corporation=>Keimyung University Museum=>Hanhakchon(Traditional Village)=>Moomsan Water Filtration Plant=>Yuksinsa
6
5(thur), 12, 19, 26
Healing Mission Museum=>Currency Museum=>Yangnyeongsi Oriental  Medicine Cultrual Center=>Daegu-hyanggyo Confucian Academy=>Daegu National Museum(Substitute Currency Museum to Dalseong Park on Sat.)


April Daegu Vicinity Tour Schedule


Date
City
Course
1(sun)
Uiryeong
Bronze statue of Hoam Lee Byeong-Cheol ->Chungiksa Shrine->Uiryeong Cauldron-Shaped Rock-> Birthpalce of Lee Byeong-cheol->Ilbungsa Temple
Andong
Dosan Seowon -> Hahoe Village -> Andong Hanji factory(making experience)
7(sat)
Yeongju
Buseoksa temple -> Sosu Seowon -> Seonbichon
Miryang
Pyochungsa temple->Samryangjin Pumped Storage Power Plant->Yeongnamnu
8(sun)
Cheongdo
Unmunsa temple ->Ungang Old House -> Cheongdo Eupseong->Wine Tunnel
Pohang/ Yeongdeock
Yeongdeok Sunrise Park -> Bogyeongsa Temple -> Gyeongbuk Arboretum
14(sat)
Ulsan
Ganjeolgot Point -> Jangsangpo Whale Museum-> Bangudae Cave painting Exhibition Hall
Changnyeong
Upo Neup(swamp) -> Gwanryongsa temple -> Changnyeong museum -> Sila King Jinheung's Cheokgyeongbi-> Sukbingo
15(sun)
Cheongsong
Jusanji Lake -> Songso Old House ->Juwangsan Mountain
Seongju &
Gimcheon
Hangye village -> Jikjisa temple -> Birth place of Park Chung-hee president
21(sat)
Goryong &
Hapcheon
Haeinsa temple -> Ureuk museum ->Jisan-dong tumuli park(Daegaya roayl tombs museum) 
Pohang
Homigot -> Yangdong folk village
22(sun)
Cheongdo
Unmunsa temple ->Ungang Old House -> Cheongdo Eupseong->Wine Tunnel
Pohang/ Yeongdeock
Yeongdeok Sunrise Park -> Bogyeongsa Temple -> Gyeongbuk Arboretum
28(sat)
Yeongju
Buseoksa temple -> Sosu Seowon -> Seonbichon
Andong
Dosan Seowon -> Hahoe Village -> Andong Hanji factory(making experience)
29(sun)
Changnyeong
Upo Neup(swamp) -> Gwanryongsa temple -> Changnyeong museum -> Sila King Jinheung's Cheokgyeongbi-> Sukbingo
Ulsan
Ganjeolgot Point -> Jangsangpo Whale Museum-> Bangudae Cave painting Exhibition Hall


Tuesday, April 24, 2012

[Festival] Enjoy Daegu Festivals in May!!

Daegu Yakryeongsi Herb Medicine Festival 2012 (subtitle – Picnic)


Daegu Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Festival will be held in Namsung Street, Jung-gu, Daegu with various herbal & traditional cultural experiences.

Date: May 2 (Wed) – May 6 (Sun) 2012
Bus: 106, 202, 202-1, 303, 303-1, 349, 401, 410, 410-1, 503, 518, 650, 704, 706, 730, 909, 급행2, 동구1-1, 305, 405, 414, 414-1, 609, 840, 909, 990, 991, 북구2
Subway: Banwoldang Station (Gate 15), Jungangro Station (Gate 1)

Yangsyeongsi Museum of Oriental Medicine: http://dgom.daegu.go.kr/eng/
Official Webpage (Korean only): http://herb.daegu.go.kr/festival/
Inquiries: 1330 (general phone) / 02-1330 (cell-phone)


International Tea Festival Daegu 2012


Dates: May 17 – 20, 2012
Venue: Hall2, 1F, EXCO


Clorful Daegu Pre-Championships Meeting 2012


The Colorful Daegu Championships Meeting is being hosted as one of the fifteen prestigious IAAF World Challenge one-day invitational meetings. Through the Colorful Daegu Championships Meeting, we aspire to create a lasting athletics legacy in Korea and Asia. Additionally Daegu will provide the most conducive training and competition facilities for all athletes. Daegu is ready to warmly welcome all participants and guests to enjoy the greatest performance in athletics and to experience its rich history and culture.
Tickets for the IAAF World Championships Daegu 2012 went on sale March 28, the Organizing Committee said.

This year’s championships will see the participation of Asafa Powell, Dayron Robles, and Matthias de Zordo. The event is expected to gather about 200 world-class athletes and officials from 40 countries and feature 16 events, including the 100-meters for men and women. The championships will be broadcast live on KBS TV.

Date: 16 May 2012 (Wed), 18:40~21:30
Kawasaki meeting 6 May, Doha meeting 11 May, Shanghai meeting 19 May
Pre Event (18:10~18:40)Opening Ceremony (18:40~19:00)Competition (19:00~21:30)
Venue: Daegu Stadium
Tickets can be conveniently purchased through online and offline outlets. Log onto http://www.dg-athletics.or.kr/english for more information.


Dongseongro Korea Wave Festival


This festival is led mainly by the merchants' cooperative of Dongseongno Street in Jung-gu (District), Daegu. Dongseongno Street is the city's busiest street, always full of lively young people and gorgeous stores. Every May when the flags of all nations fly over the sky of Dongseongno, the Dongseongno Festival starts with the fanfare of a marching band. For the festival, special events such as Cheonwangmegigut (heaven worshipping ritual), Nalmoebukchum (drum dance) and many traditional folk games are performed along with pop concerts.

Visitors can have their portrait painted by a street artist on a corner of this street. They can enjoy the pleasure of thrift shopping at the stores offering big sales during this festival.

Date: May 18 -May20 2012


Colorful Daegu Culture Festival


Colorful Daegu Multicultural Festival’ has been held since 2009 to commemorate the ‘Together Day (May 20th)’ and to prepare the atmosphere of local society that respects multiculturalism while native and foreign people are communicating altogether.
Multicultural festival provides the Colorful Together Zone to install colorful booths for experiencing traditional culture & foods, life counseling, exhibition of multicultural paintings, and so on. Also various participation events are coming along during the festival such as talent contest of foreign residents, traditional folk performance, celebration show, ring the golden bell, etc. that all the native and foreign residents can enjoy together, Especially, it provides different experience chances for native people to help their understanding and interest of the multiculturalism.
Daegu has provided and promoting the multicultural policy leading the global era for about 26 thousand foreign residents, consisted with the marriage immigrants and foreign workers in the region, to lead happy lives as members of the local society.

Date: May 22, 2012
Venue: National Debt Indemnity Commemorative Park