11 awesome things to do this weekend
Most Halloween parties take place this Saturday. Check out our list below.
Everything will start with the Seoul Zombie Walk
Time: 8PM, after party 10:30PM-02:30AM
Cost: 10,000 won
Where: Walk starts from Seoul Forest (Ttukseom station line 2 exit 8) / After Party at Club DGBD
How to get there: The walk will commence from Seoul Forest (Ttukseom station line 2 exit 8), and will include a subway crawl to Hongik University Station. The after party will be held at Club DGBD from 10:30 - 2:30. Ticket price: 10,000 won
For more details: Levelupkorea@gmail.com
HBC Howlin’ Weenie Fest
The HBC Howlin’ Weenie Fest takes place in Haebangchon, Seoul, Oct. 26 and 27. The HBC Fest is a free festival brought to you by the businesses of Haebangchon.
Internet: Visit hbcfest.com for more details.
Busan Fireworks Frstival
It’s not only the most spectacular display of fireworks in Korea; it is surely one of the best in all of Asia.
There is no admission fee. The UN Peace Festival will be held on Oct. 25. The Busan Fireworks Festival falls on Oct. 26 and 27.
The Halloween Meet Market -- A New Queer Party in Seoul is hosted by The Butch-hers and MC'd by Sheri Slick. TWO DRAG SHOWS IN ONE NIGHT at midnight and 1:30 a.m. featuring The Duchess, Aiden and Madame Sarcasma. COSTUME CONTEST at 1:30 a.m. -- 1st place wins a free bottle of vodka and the 2 runners-up will each win a 2,000cc bucket drink!
How to get there: Myoung Wol Gwan is located near the Hongdae playground, Hongik University Station, line 2, exit 9.
For more details: :www.facebook.com/events/272311706208770/
Bar Ten’s Halloween party
Bar Ten’s Halloween party, then an after party at one of the hottest clubs in Hongdae.
Where: Bar Ten, Hongdae
Cost: 20-25,000 won
For more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/374031882680845/
Halloween Block party in Itaewon
Time: 5 PM-5AM
Where: Kyungridan (Veggie) Hill: Noxa Lounge, DOJO, Bào, Zzuzzubbabba DJ Lounge Bar, The Concorde, TúCan
How to get there: Take exit two from Noksapyeong Station (Line 6,Stop 629) and walk straight for about 200 meters until you reach an underpass. Take the underpass to the other side of the main street and use the staircase on the left. Walk straight to the crosswalk and you will see Noxa Lounge and DOJO directly ahead.
Alternately, take a taxi to Kyungridan and get out at Kyungridan Gate. The venues are across the street.
All weekend events
Seoul International Performing Festival ends on Saturday
Venues: Arko Arts Theater, Daehangno Arts Theater, Performing Arts Center of Dongduk Women’s University, other Daehangno area venues
For more details: http://www.spaf.or.kr/
Maya Exhibition ends on Sunday
Where: National Museum of Korea
How to get there: Ichon Station, Subway Line 4/Jungang Line (Deokso-Yongsan), Stop 4J, Exit 2. Walk 150m towards Yongsan Family Park.
For more details: please contact curator Yang Song-hyok from the Exhibition Department at 02-2077-9270, or for help getting information in English, call 02-1330.
Friday through Saturday watch Gulliver’s Travels play at CTS Art Hall.
Time: 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM
Cost: Students W22,000 / Adults W27,000 - Win free tickets via Korea4Expats
Where: CTS Art Hall, 27-2 Noryangjin 2-dong, Dongjak-gu, Seoul
How to get there: : CTS Art Hall (서울시 동작구 노량진 2동 27-2)
Noryangjin Station (노량진역, Lines 1 & 9) - Line 1, Stop 136 (Exit 1): Walk for 5 minutes toward Daebang Station (대방역). The venue is on the left-hand side of the street
Dance, I Rodin
Dance, I Rodin, at Arko Art Theater
When: October 26-27
Time: 8PM Friday, 6PM Saturday
Where: Arko Art Theater, Small Hall, 1-130 Dongsung-dong Jongno-gu Seoul
How to get there: Exit 2, Hyehwa Station, Line 4
For more details: http://www.hanpac.or.kr/
Seoul Players Rocky Horror Show
When: October 26-27
Cost: 10,000 won
Where: Moonnight - 132-3, Itaewon, Yongsan, Seoul, Korea
How to get there: Itaewon station, stop 630, exit #3; make a u-turn to your right, then walk left around the corner. Pass Taco Bell, and take a left. Take the first right, and Moon Night will be on your left.