Thursday, May 18, 2017

Festival :: Let’s enjoy the 2017 Colorful Daegu Festival!

Let’s enjoy the

2017 Colorful Daegu Festival!



The Daegu May Festival is an event wherein you can properly experience a colorful Daegu!

The 2017 Colorful Daegu Festival will be held for 2 days from May 27 (Sat) to May 28 (Sun) in the whole area of Gukchaebosang-ro

A stage where anyone—ladies, gentlemen, the elderly, and the youth—can see, hear, and enjoy!
On the last weekend of May, we invite you to the Colorful Daegu Festival.



 Schedule : May 27, 2017 (Sat) – May 28, 2017 (Sun)
 Venue : Whole of Gukchaebosang-ro (Seoseung Intersection – Jonggak Intersection)
 Theme : Modira (Gather around)~ Colorful! Makada (Everyone)~ Parade!
 Color : Red

Main Program :: Colorful Parade


▲ Parade Photo -2016 Colorful Parade, Photo: Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage


Glamorous and colorful parade in Daegu’s city center!
The highlight of the Colorful Daegu Festival! The Colorful Parade will also take place in 2017.
Expect an even more glamorous parade than before. XD

▶ Date and time: May 27, 2017 (Saturday) 6:30pm to 10:00pm
▶ Venue: Whole of Gukchaebosang-ro (Seoseung Intersection – Jonggak Intersection)
▶ Slogan: Modira (Gather around)~ Colorful! Makada (Everyone)~ Parade!
▶ Theme Color: Red


Program # 2. City center, masquerade

Reference Photo (Photo: Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage)


The opening stage of the 2017 Colorful Daegu Festival that are made by the citizens themselves!
This is the citizens’ masquerade performance in the city center.  

We are still accepting pre-registration for residents who wish to dance in the city center masquerade. We are accepting applications until May 16 (Tuesday).

* You can still apply on-site after the pre-registration period but there may be a limit on the number of participants.

 Pre-registration : May 16, 2017 (Tues) Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage (Click)
▶ Date and time : Saturday, May 27, 2017 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
▶ Venue : Joong-ang intersection to Gongpyeong intersection (place is subject to change according to the situation that will take place on site)

Program # 3. Street Arts Festival

▲ 2017 Colorful Daegu Festival Performing Area Information (Map provided: E-Map)

The area of Gukchaebosang-ro will be filled with various performances.


▲Reference Photo (Photo: Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage)

Place
Performance content
D zone / D street
(In front of Kyobo Book Center)
· Space consisting of traditional dances and performances from all over the world
· 2016 Samba Carnival of Japan, Chengdu City Circus Troupe of China, Pieria of Russia, etc. Performances of 13 teams
A Zone / A Street
(In front of Feb 28 Jungang Memorial Park)
· Space showing Daegu’s performing arts
· Keimyung College University’s musical performance team, MAC theater, CM Korea etc.
A stage where 11 teams will perform
E Zone / E Street
(In front of Gongpyeong Intersection)
· Pole Dance, Martial Arts Performance, Juggling, etc.
Space consisting of various play performances
· 2016 Keimyung College University’s Taekwondo Demonstration Team, International Pole Dance Association, etc. Performance of 7 teams
G Zone / G Street
(In front of Wooridul Hospital)
· Performances that stimulate the curiosity of citizens through magic shows, mime, performances, etc.
U zone / U street
(In front of Jonggak intersection)
· Street to show your unique personality
· A fantastic stage production performed by civic artists with their rhythm and melody in a complex city center
C.P. Zone / C.P.Street
(Seosung Intersection – Joongang-ro Intersection
· A street for children to enjoy current games
· A street where anyone (men, women, elderly, children) can play, sweat, and smile together, and be united
Sangsang(Imagination) Street Chalk Art
(Seosung intersection -  Jonggak intersection)
· Instead of cars on vast roads and rigid road traffic laws, allow the imagination of citizens to work and let them enjoy and fill the streets with free-flowing graffiti with a chalk in their hand.



▲Reference Photo (Photo: Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage)


[Hot Stage] Rock & B-boy performance
▶ Schedule: May 27, 2017 (Sat) Rock Hot Stage 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm /
                    Stage at the Feb 28 Jungang Memorial Park
Schedule: May 28, 2017 (Sun) B-Boy Stage 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm /
                   Stage at the Feb 28 Jungang Memorial Park


[Citizen Hope Concert (100-Person Stage)]
▶ Schedule: May 28, 2017 (Sun) from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm / Gongpyeong Intersection
▶ This is a large performance in which performers and citizens communicate with each other through art genres (voice, dance, percussion, etc.) with over 100 citizens participating

▲Reference Photo (Photo: Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage)


[Urban Mess Club Party]
▶ Schedule: May 27, 2017 (Sat) 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
                    May 28, 2017 (Sun) 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm
▶ A club party that consists of a cross-shaped party hall in the midst of Gongpyeong Intersection


Program # 4. Colorful Art Market


▲Reference Photo (Photo: Colorful Daegu Festival Homepage)


The Colorful Art Market of Colorful Daegu Festival that is full of handmade products and a lot of things to enjoy!
See unique items that you can’t see anywhere else with your family, lover, or friends.

▶ Date and time: May 27, 2017 (Sat) – May 28, 2017 (Sun), 1 pm - 9 pm
▶ Venue: Gukchaebosang Memorial Park


■ How to go to the 2017 Colorful Daegu Festival

▲ Map provided: E-Map

▶ Transportation: Using Line 1 on the subway, get off at Jungangno Station, then walk for approximately 5 minutes.

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