BUSAN, South Korea — If fun is what you’re looking for this weekend, then you’ve come to the right place. The forecast is set to cool down after a mild week, but looks to be sunny for another great weekend in the city.
The Freezin for a Reason 2013 Charity Polar Bear Swim highlights this weekend, but there are a ton of great musical events going on as well in the early evening and late nights that are worth checking out. There’s also ballet, a cribbage tourney, ice skating and many other fun things to do with your mates, a loved one or the family.
You can check out the Haps Calendar for everything going on around the area. Enjoy!
Busan Music Festival @ Busan Cultural Center – The conclusion of the week long festival takes place this weekend at Shinsegae and the final concert Sunday afternoon at the BCC. All weekend, 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Busan Cultural Center, Daeyon-dong.
GUIGUISUISUI @ The Basement – GUIGUISUISUI combines harmonica, guitar and a customized skateboard-diddly bo to blast out punk-country and gutter-blues in a truly DIY style. Three other bands join him on the bill for a great night of live music. Saturday, 7:00 p.m., The Basement, PNU.
Nothing Confusing @ Club Realize - ChatterBox and the Hush, Free Range Coffee Weasels, J. Jones and Drew Dobz and Queuefor another crazy night down at Club Realize. Saturday, 8 p.m., Club Realize, Kyungsung.are all at it again
DJ Daddy Longlegs @ Almost Famous - The p.m., Almost Famous, Kyungsung.Saturday, 10
Free Ice Skating @ BEXCO – Lace up the skates and take a spin around the rink while it lasts at the huge convention center in Haeundae. Daily, BEXCO, Haeundae.
Freezin’ For a Reason 2013 Polar Bear Swim @ Haeundae Beach/Wolfhound – The unofficial, but much more fun, Polar Bear Swim for charity gets underway early with a huge after party at the Wolf. Saturday, 12:30 p.m., Haeundae.
Korean Ballet – Yong-geol Kim and Friends @ Busan Cinema Center - Enjoy the ballet after a nice dinner for that romantic date idea you’ve been trying to think of for the special someone in your life. Saturday 7 p.m. and Sunday, 5 p.m., Busan Cinema Center, Centum City.
Cribbage Tournament @ Fully Booked - Books and games are their thing, and this Saturday, the monthly crib tourney is back. RSVP as soon as you can as places go quick. Saturday, 8 p.m., Fully Booked, Kyungsung.
Sun Salutation Pow Wow and Vegan Potluck @ Kaizen Wellness Workroom - This month’s class will focus on learning the sun salutation, variations, points for improving the process plus pranayama and meditation… and then you eat! Sunday, 1 p.m., Kaizen Wellness Workroom, Suyeong.
Friday – Partly Sunny; 4’C/39’F
Saturday - Partly Sunny; 5’C/41’F
Sunday - Partly Sunny; 5‘C/41‘F
Don’t see your event listed? Well, ya didn’t put it on the calendar. Go, now, put it up on the calendar! ^^