Thursday, October 2, 2014

[Daegu October Festival] Enjoy festival in Daegu for Autumn! Mt. Palgong Modern Temple Bazar Festival, Daegu Yakryeongsi Herb Medicine Festival


October has come so near. 
Are you experiencing the autumn being intense due to the chill temperatures for day and night?

Autumn is the good weather for picnic! It is also known for weather full of numerous events and festivals

So is Daegu. 
More various Festivals/Expos are ready for October!

Now, let’s find out about festivals that you can enjoy in Daegu for October!!
Pay attention!!!

□ 2014 Daegu Yakryeongsi Herb Medicine Festival

 ▲ 2013 Daegu Yakryeongsi Herb Medicine Festival

   ■ Event Synopsis
      - Date : October 1(Wed.) 2014~ October 5(Sun.), for 5 days
      - Place: Joonggoo Yakryeongsi Ilwon


 ▲ 2013 Daegu Yakryeongsi Herb Medicine Festival

   ■ Program
      1. Stamp street tour and moonlight night view tour
          - Stamp street tour
          - Date : October 1(Wed.)~ October 5(Sun.), 13:00/16:00 (progressed twice a day)
          - Place : The whole Festival site area
          - Content : Journey of walking through Yakjeon Street with tour guide and look for 
                            modern figures

      2. Moonlight night view tour
          - Date : October 3(Fri.) ~ October 4 (Sat.), 19:00
          - Place : The whole festival site area
          - Content : street tour with carrying Cheongsachorong together with culture and tour                              guide


▲ 2013 Daegu Yakryeongsi Herb Medicine Festival




□ Mt. Palgong Modern Temple Bazar Festival


▲ 2013 Mt. Palgong Modern Temple Bazar Festival

   ■ Event Synopsis
      - Date : October 1 (Wed.) 2014 ~ October 6 (Mon.), for 6 days 
      - Place : Palgongsan Ssine 80
      - Content : Reproduce unique historical material of Seungsi, the market of monks, and 
                        discover the lost traditional and cultural heritage.


▲ 2013 Mt. Palgong Modern Temple Bazar Festival

   ■ Program
      1. Buddhist Music concert
          - Date: October 4 (Sat.) 19:30 ~ 21:00
          - Place: specially prepared stage
          - Content: Buddhist music concert where you can listen to the monks’ diverse music 
                           genres such as songs, Buddhist hymn, Korean traditional music etc. 

      2. SeungsiJangsa Ssireum Competition
          - Date : October 3 (Fri.) ~ October 4 (Sat.), for 2 days 14:00 ~ 16:00
          - Place : Ssireum field
          - Content : Daegu•Gyeongbuk elementary students and monks’ Ssireum competition

     3. Secondhand Marketplace
         - Date : October 2 (Thur.) ~ October 6(Mon.), for 5 days 10:00 ~ 22:00
         - Place : ordinary marketplace
         - Content : Secondhand marketplace which everyone can join