Jungbong Culture Festival
Gimpo, peace & culture city with the spirit of Jungbong!
Designed to recreate the spirit of Jo Heon (pen-name: Jungbong), a writer and a general from our region, the Jungbong Culture Festival was held on Saturday, June 4th, 2016.
The opening ceremony began with a parade of wind and percussion instruments starting from Bukbyeon Transfer Center to Sau Culture & Sports Square at 9AM, and provided an abundance of things to see by operating Chigunpae play and various traditional culture experience booths. Also, by reproducing yangtang, a dish developed by General Jo Heon for invigoration of his soldiers, it allowed people to try the food and Jungbong Naerim Food memorial service was then held. Moreover, drawing and writing contests were held for the youths to offer a variety of experiences and food
Festival namen: 2016 Jungbong Culture Festival
When: Every May or June
Theme: Long for the people! Longing for Jungbong!
Location: Sau Culture & Sports Square/Gimpo Art Hall
Hosted by: City of Gimpo
Contents: Parade of wind and percussion instruments, Goyuje, opening ceremony, congratulatory performance, Jungbong Music Festival, academic publication competition, Jungbong literary award, reproduction of Naerim food, contests, Jungbong Concert, etc
Supervised by: Gimpo Culture Institute