BUSAN, South Korea — Another week has come and gone in Busan, and this weekend is shaping up with good weather and plenty of ways to enjoy it.
The Asia Series is in town this weekend, and the Perth Heat have teamed up with Haps to have a ‘Meet and Greet‘ Friday night at the swanky Back Room in Haeundae. The SOB Battle of the Bands also wraps up this weekend, Wordz Only returns, and some other great music, sports and opera are taking place around the area this weekend.
You can check out the Haps Calendar for everything going on around the area. Enjoy!
SOB Battle of the Bands Final @ Basement - The preliminaries are done and it’s time to get down to business, with the best of the bands going head-to-head in the finals. Saturday, 7 p.m., Basement, PNU.
The Dammit Janets @ Soul Trane – What could be the The Dammit Janets’ final show and Drop Dead Valentines heat up the weekend with a set out in PNU. Don’t miss it! Saturday, 10 p.m., Soul Trane, PNU.
Meet the Perth Heat @ The Back Room - Head on out this evening to meet Australian baseball champs the Perth Heat at the fashionable BR in Haeundae. Friday, 9:00 p.m., The Back Room, Haeundae.
Wordz Only 24 @ Cafe Radio - Wordz Only returns for another great night of poetry and the spoken word. Saturday, 8:30 p.m., Cafe Radio, Kyungsung.
Asia Series – Asia’s best baseball teams come to Busan to decide the champ of the world’s biggest continent. Through Sunday, Sajik Stadium, Sajik-dong.
Ulsan Mobis Phoebus vs. Wonju Dongmu Promy – Erik Sandrin and the Promy head into Ulsan to take on Mobis Phoebus in KBL action. Sunday, 2 p.m., Dongcheun Area, Ulsan.
Third Busan Port Lighting Festival @ National Maritime Museum - Check out the Port Lighting Festival on Yeongdo for an evening of performances and great lights. Through November 18, 6 p.m., National Maritime Museum, Yeongdo.
G Star @ BEXCO - The best in gaming gets underway at the hugely popular G Star convention in Haeundae this weekend. Through Sunday, 10 a.m., BEXCO, Haeundae.
Tenth Daegu International Opera Festival @ Daegu Opera House - Opera fans can rejoice with with great opera, including Carmen and the 10 Tenors this weekend in Daegu. Friday, 7:30 p.m., Daegu Opera House, Daegu.
Friday – Partly Sunny; 18’C/64 ‘F
Saturday - Partly Sunny, Overcast; 18’C/64’F
Sunday - Sunny, Chance of Showers; 20‘C/68‘F
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