BUSAN, South Korea — Autumn has arrived, and the picture-perfect weather is here for the weekend, according to local forecasters.
The Busan Global Gathering highlights this weekend, as the biggest expat gathering in the city gives foreign cultures a chance to showcase themselves and enjoy others all in one place. Some great music with the Battle of the Bands, the always-entertaining Enter BuSandman, a great fundraiser at Sharky's, and the Giants looking to head to the finals of the KBO playoffs are also things worth checking out, amongst many others.
You can check out the Haps Calendar for everything going on around the area. Enjoy!
Battle of the Bands @ Basement - The third round of the battle brings Damagia, Free Range Coffee Weasels and Jake and the Slut to the stage looking to advance to the next round. Saturday, 7 p.m., Basement, PNU.
Enter BuSandman @ Club Realize – Anthony Garcia joins the Metallica tribute band as the lead guitarist, so head out for a night of what is sure to be massive insanity. Saturday, 11 p.m., Club Realize, Kyungsung.
Bridge the Style After-Show Party @ Soul Trane – Fine electronic beats from Japan and local DJs will keep you dancing all night in PNU. Saturday, 9 p.m., Soul Trane, PNU.
Women's Shelter Fundraising Event @ Sharky's Haeundae - Head on out to support a great cause by donating toiletries and food for the shelter, and enjoy great deals on food and a chance to win some great prizes from local businesses. Saturday, 6 p.m., Sharky's, Haeundae.
Lotte Giants vs. SK – The Giants look to close out SK at home this weekend to advance to the KBO finals against Samsung. Friday, 6 p.m, Saturday 2 p.m., Sajik Stadium, Sajik-dong.
Gwangalli Battle on the Beach 2 – Head to the beach for a day of fun and also to check out the second tourney for local beach volleyball players with great prizes to be won. Saturday, 10 a.m., Gwangalli Beach.
Busan Global Gathering @ Haeundae Apec Naru Park - The annual Global Gathering is taking place this weekend, which is always one of the biggest expat gatherings in the city every year. Saturday, 10 a.m., Haeundae Apec Naru Park.
Tent Forum With Biennale @ Gwangalli Beach - Open talks, busking, exhibitions, performances, live painting, an art market and DJs take over the beach for an afternoon of everything about art. Saturday, 2 p.m., Gwangalli Beach.
Halloween Walking Event @ Dalmaji Hill - The monthly event includes walking along Moontan Road, some meditation, a musical performance and other entertainment. Saturday, 5:20 p.m., Moontan Road, Haeundae.
Friday – Partly Sunny; 22'C/73 'F
Saturday - Sunny; 22'C/73'F
Sunday - Sunny; 22'C/73'F
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