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Friday May 30th
Start your weekend off by straightening up your finances with a free personal banking seminar in Itaewon, and then head to the opening reception of Barbarians At The Gates at Gallery 175. Later, celebrate the opening of a new American bar in Itaewon. If you’re headed to Busan, don’t miss the International Dance Festival.
10:00AM- Personal Banking Seminar @ Itaewon Global Village Center, Itaewon; email@example.com or 02.2199.8884.
6:00PM- Barbarians At The Gates – Opening Reception @ Gallery 175, Anguk-dong; facebook event
7:30PM- Busan International Dance Festival @ Busan Cultural Center, Busan; until May 3; bidfeng.tlog.kr
8:00PM- Cats @ Ansan Art Center, Gyeonggi-do; ticket.interpark.com
8:00PM- Grand Opening Weekend @ Route 66, Itaewon; facebook event
9:00PM- BaekMawon Freedom @ Livewire, Itaewon; W5,000; facebook event
10:00PM- L.A. Girls Present SRRSLY Vol. 4 @ Venue, Itaewon; facebook event
Saturday May 31
With weather this gorgeous, there’s no way you can you sit inside. Head to the beautiful Nami Island to enjoy a music and camping festival or join other Seoulites at Jamsil Citizen’s Park for a round of beach volleyball. And if you’re partying in Hongdae, be sure not to miss Loose Union’s album release show at DGBD!
10:00AM- International Fair including Seoul Gaels Exhibition @ Dwight School, Seoul; www.facebook.com/seoulgaels
12:00PM- Girls Gone International Lunch @ Brick Oven Pizza, Gangnam; www.meetup.com
1:00PM- Beach Volleyball @ Jamsil Citizen’s Park, Songpa-gu; facebook event
4:00PM- 10 Magazine Book Club @ Seoul Global & Cultural Center, Myeongdong; facebook event
8:00PM- Loose Union Compilation Album Release Show @ DGBD, Hongdae;
Sunday June 1
If you loved Divergent, be sure to meet up with the Book & Brunch crew at Craftworks for some discussion and delicious fare. In the afternoon, make your way to Seoul Shakespeare Company’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Seonyudo Park or enjoy a summer sunday funday at Cielo Bar & Grill.
11:00AM- 29th World Korea Travel Fair @ COEX, Samseong-dong; ends today;
11:00AM- Divergent Book & Brunch @ Craftworks Taphouse Namsan, Itaewon;
1:00PM- Shakespeare in the Park-A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Seonyudo Park Amphitheatre, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul; donations welcome; firstname.lastname@example.org or 02.1330.
2:00PM- Summer Sundays 2nd Edition Wet & Wild @ Cielo Bar & Grill, Itaewon; facebook event
2:00PM- Mikhail Pletnev Piano Recital @ Seoul Arts Center, Seocho-gu; www.sac.or.kr
6:30PM- Trivia Night @ Rocky Mountain Tavern, Itaewon; rockymountaintavern.com
8:00PM- NHK Symphony Orchestra @ Seoul Arts Center, Seocho-gu;