The 18th Busan Fireworks Festival @ Gwanganli Beach


Saturday, November 4, 2023 - 20:00


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"Autumn night in Busan, colored with the light of the world"


The Busan International Fireworks Festival lighting up the night sky over Gwangalli Beach, Busan,

 South Korea will celebrate its eighteenth anniversary. Starting to commemorate APEC South Korea 2005, this international event has been attracting more and more foreign visitors over the past years, and now it is one of the iconic festivals of Busan. 


The festival presents a variety of programs, such as magnificent fireworks that you can see only in Busan, media facade harmonized with Gwangandaegyo Bridge lightings, multimedia shows combining spectacular fireworks, lightings, music and storytelling technique, and international fireworks teams. Gwangalli Beach is not the only place to enjoy the Busan International Fireworks Festival. 


Spectacular fireworks also can be seen from Dongbaek-seom and Igi-dae. Autumn in Busan blooms with colorful lights! The whole world will be mesmerized with the fireworks that fill the night's sky. 

6,000 paid seats will be installed at the venue along with invitation-only seats. There will be two types of paid seats (‘R’ and ‘S’) for the fireworks show. 1,000 ‘R’ seats come with a chair at a table and 5,000 ‘S’ seats only come with a chair to sit on.


The ticket sales will be available online on the YES24’s website at starting on September 1st at 14:00. All branches of Busan Bank will sell ‘S’ seats tickets.

The ticket prices for an ‘R’ seat is 100,000 won, an ‘S’ seat is 70,000 won.


Proceeds from ticket sales are planned to be used for the expansion of the fireworks show and the convenience and safety of visitors attending the festival.


This year’s Busan Fireworks Festival takes place to wish for the 2030 World Expo in Busan. People can enjoy a multi-fireworks show and fireworks showcase from invited firework teams from abroad for about one hour.


For more information, please contact the Busan Culture & Tourism Organizing Committee at (051) 713-5035.


The ticketing website is offered in Korean and English and uses all major payment systems.


Website: (Korean)