Korea Day in Wales – Dydd Korea yn Cymru

On the first Saturday in May, the City of Cardiff will be celebrating everything Korean. We understand that the event’s opening will have a high-profile VIP: none other than the Lord Mayor of Cardiff will be giving a welcome speech. Last year’s events in Sheffield and elsewhere were a big hit, so make your way to Cardiff to join the fun if you can.

Korea Day in Wales – Dydd Korea yn Cymru

Saturday, 4 May 2019, 12:00-17:00
Y Plas | Cardiff University Student’s Union | Park Place | Cardiff CF10 3QN
Tickets £5 | Buy tickets on Cardiff University Student’s Union website

Korea Day in Wales

This May, we are delighted to announce that our first Korea Day will make its way Wales!

Y mis Mai hon rydym yn falch i gyhoeddi dydd Korea yng Nghymru! Bydd yr ddigwyddiad hon yr un cyntaf o ei fath i gyflwyno diwylliant Korea i Gymru mewn digwyddiad unigol. Bydd Dydd Korea yn dydd o ddathlu popeth o Korea a bydd yn canolbwyntio ar rhannu agweddau traddodiadol a modern o diwylliant Korea. Bydd nifer o ragleni diwyllianol yn llenwi Y Plas yn Undeb Myfyrwyr Prifysgol Caerdydd gyda blas unigryw o Korea.

Korea Day is a day-long celebration of everything Korean that focuses upon sharing both traditional and modern aspects of K-culture. A selection of cultural programmes will fill the Y Plas at the University of Cardiff’s Student Union. Some of these programmes include, but are not limited to:

Performing Arts

  • K-Pop Competition (Welsh National Championships)
  • Traditional Korean Music
  • Taekwondo

Experiences

  • Traditional Korean Costumes (Hanbok)
  • Traditional Korean Calligraphy, Games, Handicrafts
  • Korean Food
  • Korean Language tasters

Korea Day in Wales is organised by KChoreo, The University of Cardiff’s K-Pop Dance Society, JPG – The University of Swansea’s K-pop Dance Society, Purple A London K-pop group and is supported by the KOFICE and Korean Culture Centre UK.

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