BUSAN, South Korea – It’s finally starting to look and feel like spring outside, which for sports fans means one thing: the Lotte Giants are back.
The Giants start their 2013 quest for the KBO title this weekend with a two game series with Hanwha. The Basement, always party central in PNU, celebrates its 11th birthday this weekend in grand style, and there are some other great musical events going around the city as always.
You can check out the Haps Calendar for everything going on around the area. Enjoy!
Heritage of Korea @ Busan National Gugak Center – Every Friday night through October, traditional Korean music is on display for everyone to enjoy. Friday, 7:30 p.m., Busan National Gugak Center, Young-do.
Outlier @ Sharky’s – Enjoy a great meal at Sharky’s while listening to the multi-talented Anthony Garcia and Outlier. Friday, 8 p.m., Sharky’s, Haeundae.
Renovating Won Chon @ Won Chon – Won Chon, PNU’s iconic magkkeoli and pajeon place, is looking for some volunteers to help them renovate their store so they can make a much more comfortable atmosphere for their customers. Sunday, all day, Won Chon, PNU.
Lotte Giants vs. Hanwha @ Sajik Baseball Stadium – The Giants begin their 2013 season with their opening weekend at home versus Hanwha. Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m., Sajik Baseball Stadium, Sajik-dong.
Pohang FC vs Chunnam @ Pohang Steelyard – The surprising league leaders Pohang are back at home for an afternoon match with ex-IPark coach Ahn Ik-soo’s Chunnam Dragons. Saturday, 4 p.m., Pohang Steelyard, Pohang.
World Cinema X @ Busan Cinema Center – The latest movie fest at the BCC offers a ton of great movies throughout the week and weekend for 6,000 won. Through April 25, all day, Busan Cinema Center, Centum City.
Auditions for Twelfth Night @ Rock You Noraebang – Shakespeare in Busan is holding auditions for their June performance of Twelfth Night. Sunday, 2 p.m., Rock You Noraebang, KSU.
Busan Housing Interior Exhibition @ BEXCO – Check out the latest in interior goods at the Busan Housing Interior Exhibition running through Sunday. All weekend, 10 a.m., BEXCO, Centum City.
Friday – Overcast; 14’C/57’F
Saturday – Partly Sunny; 15’C/9’F
Sunday – Partly Sunny; 15’C/59’F
Don’t see your event listed? Well, ya didn’t put it on the calendar. Go, now, put it up on the calendar!