The city of Busan has released a list of canceled or postponed events around the city in its efforts to contain the spread of MERS. Below is a list of current postponements or cancelations according to the Busan City News website.
Postponed/Canceled Temporarily Events
Busan Philharmonic Orchestra: The 511th Subscription Concert – postponed (and not yet scheduled)
June 19, 2015 7:30 p.m. –
Busan Cultural Center
‘Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams’ Music Show (Canceled Temporarily)
April 18 – November 1, 2015
63rd floor of BIFC building temporarily closed to public. (Tel. 051-955-5122)
Regular Saturday performance at Busan Cultural Center
June 13, 20 and 27
Free Outdoor Movie Screenings at Busan Cinema Center
June 17, 24
2015 Dureraum Saturday Outdoor Concert
June 13, 20
Saturday traditional folk performances
June 13, 20 and 27
Korean Traditional Performance”Uri Garak, Uri Madang”
Busan Citizens Park
June 14, 21 and 28
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