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Chungjang Festival

Festival Overview

  • Name: The 19th Gwangju Chungjang World Festival of Memories
  • Period: October 8-17 (Sat.-Mon.) 10 days total
  • Venues: The 5.18 Democracy Plaza, the Asia Culture Center, Chungjang-ro, Geumnam-ro, and other locations
  • Theme: My Memories Are Like a Movie
  • Dress Code: Blue jeans
  • Scheduled Activities: Official events, parades, exhibitions, performances, hands-on experiences, international exchange events, international contests, and more.
  • Organizer/Host: Dong-gu District, Gwangju Metropolitan City
  • Sponsored by / In association with: The Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism; Gwangju Metropolitan City; Korea Tourism Organization / Asia Culture Center

Festival Characters

  • 70년대 교복 문화 반영한 캐릭터The 1970s
    School uniforms worn before the 1983 implementation of school uniform autonomy
  • 80년대 청바지 문화 반영 캐릭터The 1980s
    Blue jeans, sunglasses, and scarves – the trendy fashion items of the decade
  • 90년대 힙합과 아이돌 문화 반영 캐릭터The 1990s
    Reflecting the popular hip-hop and idol cultures of the decade

Festival Posters

Buskers World Cup in Gwangju