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Friday May 16th
It’s a weekend of networking and music! HBC fest starts today and continues through the early morning hours on Sunday. Across town, you can catch live performances at the 8th Seoul Jazz Festival at Olympic Park. And, as always, there is a great selection of live music in Itaewon and Hongdae.
10:00AM- Oriental Soap Making Class @ Itaewon Global Village Center, Itaewon; more info here.
6:00PM- Desafio dos Mandingueiros 2014 Workshop @ Cordão de Ouro Seoul, Jongno-gu; see the facebook event here.
7:00PM- 8th Seoul Jazz Festival @ Olympic Park, Songpa-gu; to May 18th; visit www.seouljazz.co.kr
7:30PM- International Networking Party @ Naked, Itaewon; see the Facebook event here.
8:00PM- Appropriate’d’ Titles’ @ Gallery Golmok, Itaewon; to June 2nd; see the Facebook event here.
9:00PM- Live Bands Voodoo Lounge @ DOJO Lounge, Itaewon; see the Facebook event
9:00PM- Cover Me! @ Jammers, Hongdae; 10,000 won + 1 free drink; see the Facebook event here.
11:00PM- Hike with Seoul Hiking Group @ Seoraksan, Gangwon-do; to May 18th see the Facebook event here.
Saturday May 17th
Fill your Saturday to the brim with music, art, latin dance, and volunteering. Check out the weekend schedule for A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Hyewha for a perfect bit of weekend theatre.
9:40AM- Volunteer @ St. Mary’s Hospital (강남 성모 병원), Gangnam; please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, nationality, sex and phone number or call the Yeoksam Global Village Center at 02-3453-9038/9.
1:00PM- Le Parc @ Hangang River Park, Yeouinaru exit; see the Facebook event here.
2:00PM- Painting Workshop: Pop Art Selfies @ Jankura Artspace, Itaewon; see the Facebook event here.
4:30PM- Rock Frites, HBC Music Festival @ Rock Frites, Haebangcheon (Itaewon); see the Facebook event here
7:00PM- Noche de Espana @ Casa Gala, Hongdae; 20,000 won; visit http://www.galaaaa.com/#!23145/c1img or call 02-6010-9212 for more information.
7:30PM- A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Kim Dong Soo Playhouse, Hyewha; see the facebook event here.
8:00PM- Life in Color 2014 Tour @Seoul Land; lifeincolor.com/SouthKorea
10:00PM- Les Sales, Table People, Wasted Johnny’s, Deploy & More, Live @ Club FF, Hongdae; see the Facebook event here.
Sunday May 18th
After a weekend full of music and fun, it’s time to align your body and mind in preparation for a successful week. Or, keep the weekend rolling with trivia night at Rocky Mountain Tavern.
1:00PM- Vocal Context @ Sinchon Artreon CGV – TOZ Meeting Space; see the Facebook event here.
1:30PM- Stitching Together @ Starbucks, Gangnam; meetup.com/stitch-twitchers
3:00PM- Nutrition and Yoga Workshop @ Body and Seoul – Studio B, Itaewon; 45,000 won; email email@example.com to secure your spot.
3-6:00PM Film viewing and discussion of GMO documentary, “The World According to Monsanto”, at Mind Body Seoul.
6:30PM- Trivia Night @ Rocky Mountain Tavern, Itaewon; rockymountaintavern.com
A Piece on Mother and Fatherland @ LG Arts Center, Gangnam; call (02) 2005-1004 for info.
Ophelia, the Musical @ Sejong Center for the Performing Arts; to May 25; ticket.interpark.com