CULTURE & TOURISM Seoul Plaza [COMPLETED] 2019.06.14 ~ 2019.06.16
The ASEAN-Korea Centre has organized the ‘ASEAN Week 2019’ for three days from June 14 to 16 at Seoul Plaza to showcase diverse cultures of ten ASEAN member states.
In celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the ASEAN-ROK Dialogue Relations as well as the 10th Anniversary of the ASEAN-Korea Centre, the ‘ASEAN Week 2019’ aimed to raise public awareness on ASEAN culture and tourism and create festivity prior to the ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit scheduled for November this year. The Week has strengthened people-to-people connectivity between ASEAN and Korea by showcasing special events such as ASEAN-Korea Music Festival, ASEAN Fashion Festival, and ASEAN Travel Talk. ASEAN Cultural Performances, ASEAN Lifestyle & Design Exhibition, ASEAN Tourism Promotion Booth, and ASEAN Café also was presented throughout the Week to further promote ASEAN cultures to the Korean public. ASEAN Week 2019 provided a venue for cultural experiences that encompass tradition and modernity of ASEAN for a total of 17,000 visitors for three days.