Hi all, how's life ? today I'm going to write about Jeongseon Arirang . What is Jeongseon Arirang ? well, Jeongseon Arirang is the regional variety of Arirang, Korea's best-known folk song, native to Jeongseon area of Gangwon-do.
Jeongseon Arirang festival is held every year in homage to his folk song, designated as Gangwondo Intangible Cultural Heritage No.1, Jeongseon Arirang Festival inaugurates with a costumed parade and street folk performances. The performance of Jeongseon Arirang, the main highlight of the festival, is followed by a variety of other folk performances, cultural events and sporting events.
The best was, participatory events are open to public participation, including Jeongseon Aririang singing competition, reenctment of Ttetmok Arari and a local dialect contest which mans you also can join !. Interesting !
It is free admission and it is located at : 112, Bongyang-ri, Jeogseon-eup, Gangwon-do. You can take a transport from Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, take an Intercity bus to Jeongseon. If your are from Jeongseon terminal, take a taxi to the festival grounds and it takes about 5-10 minutes. Easy ? yeah... it will be happen on 29 September until 02 October 2017.