Saturday, September 7, 2013 - 12:00
Seongbuk Global Village Center will be holding an African Festival. The African Festival will be held for the first time ever in Seongbuk-gu on Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 12pm to 8pm at the Seongbuk-cheon Fountain Square(Hansung Univ. subway station exit#2)
The African festival is organized by Seongbuk Global Village Center under the auspices of the 17 African Embassies in Seoul. The embassies will have their own booths and show their traditional food, specialties and handcrafts.
This festival will offer opportunities to Korean and foreign residents to experience African traditional food,
music and specialties. Visitors will be able to try different food and drinks such as spring rolls or hibiscus juice. The other stalls will show unique African specialties such as accessories, instruments or handicrafts. They will make visitors feel curious and excited. The opening ceremony of the festival at 2pm will start with the guest’s congratulatory speeches, followed by African traditional music, dance performances and showing of African specialty event. The center would like to make the festival a great opportunity to mingle with all visitors. Come join and enjoy the festival.