Starting August 1st and running for seven days, the 19th Busan Sea Festival is the biggest highlight on the city’s summer calendar and one of the top festivals in the country. Taking place around the five city beaches, numerous concerts, performances, sporting events and fun for the whole family is planned.
Over 1.5 million people visited Busan’s five beaches last weekend, and with the Korean vacation season now in full swing, expect to see huge crowds wherever you plan to be this weekend.
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Highlighted Events – 19th Busan Sea Festival
August 1st – 11 a.m. – Busan Philharmonic Orchestra: Well-being Concert
August 2nd – 2 p.m. – Gwangalli Water Gun Festival
August 2nd – 7 p.m. – Songjeong Music Festival
August 2nd – 7 p.m. – Cass Summer Festival
August 2nd and 3rd – 8 p.m. – Songdo Beach Festival
August 3rd – 3 p.m. – Songjeong Music Festival
August 3rd – 8 p.m. – BeFM Expat DJ Contest
August 4th – 7:30 p.m. – Busan International Hip Hop Festival
August 6th – 1 p.m. – Water Carnival Street
August 6th – 7:30 p.m. – Open Sea, Open Music Concert
August 6th and 7th – 7 p.m. – Gwangalli Night Beach Concert
August 7th – 10 a.m. – Busan International Magic Festival
August 8th and 9th – Summer Salsa Night at Gwangalli Beach
August 9th – 7 p.m. – Tango Night at Gwangalli Beach