Seoul International Fireworks Festival 2016 with Hanhwa

Category : Food/Nightlife / Outdoor/Sports / Travel/Events
Period :   Oct 08, 2016 ~ Oct 08, 2016

Welcome to the 2016 Fireworks Festival along the Han River!

On October 8, the thrilling showcase of shimmering light will illuminate the night over the Han River.
Don’t miss the world-class fireworks spectacular of the Seoul International Fireworks Festival 2016,
hosted by Hanwha Group.

 

Oct. 8(SAT) 7PM Yeouido Han River Park 

 

►Programs

Fireworks Village Program / 13:00~19:00 

 
 
Only once a year, the gate opens to the magical Fireworks Village.
 

Before the breathtaking fireworks burst high up in the sky, the magical Fireworks Village will open in Yeouido.
‘Fireworks Road’, which runs through Fireworks Village from Yeouinaru Station to Wonhyo Bridge,
hosts a variety of events and performances during the daytime, inviting visitors to participate.
When the sun sets, light and color sparkling to beautiful music creates an enchanting mood,
setting it apart from the daytime bustle. 
Be sure to catch the unique joy of both day and night on Fireworks Road.

 

 

Opening Ceremony / 19:00~19:20

 
Opening ceremony signaling the magnificent
opening of Fireworks Show
 

At 7 p.m., the hearts of everyone gathered at Yeouido Han River Park
will spark with the dazzling display of fireworks.

Crowd movement may be restricted due to congestion once the opening ceremony begins,
so please make sure to follow all safety instructions and take your seat before the opening ceremony kicks off!

 

 

Fireworks Show - Japan "Turn Your Magic On" / 19:20~19:35

Tamaya Kitahara Fireworks
"Turn Your Magic On"
 

Enjoy Japan’s unique Aerial Shell, which invites you to a dazzling feast of changing colors and views.
As the result of exquisite craftsmanship, the fireworks will open the way to a magical experience.
Isn’t it the magical power of fireworks that brings a happy smile to the faces of friends and family? 
We hope that all in the audience return home with warm hearts and fond memories.

 

 

Fireworks Show - Spain "Magic Light Dream" / 19:40~19:55 

 
Pirotecnia Igual
"Magic Light Dreams"
 

The music selected especially for Seoul International Fireworks Festival 2016
will express the Spain team’s unique passion and intensity.
The fireworks displaying dynamic showmanship will create
the mysterious impression that the fireworks are dancing to the exciting beats of the music. 
The show will be highlighted by extensive and colorful fireworks,
culminating in a gigantic gold display that symbolizes a sunrise.

 

 

Fireworks Show - Seoul "MAgical Fireworks" / 20:00~20:35

 

"Magical Fireworks"
 

Hanwha Corporation presents a multimedia fireworks show
under the theme ‘Magical Fireworks’.
The fireworks magician delivers a message of hope
and happiness by telling a story about the Fireworks Village and Fireworks Festival.
The sound and video that delight all five senses and the giant fireworks
that fill the sky will leave you with unforgettable memories.
Also enjoy the ‘letter fireworks’, newly introduced this year!

 

 

After Party & Clean Campaign / 20:40~21:30 

 
If the unforgettable impressions of the fireworks
are still flashing across your mind,
stick around rather than hurriedly returning home!
 

After fireworks show, an exciting DJ performance has been prepared, so you can stay and cherish 
the special memories of the fireworks show. 
Join Hanwha’s ‘Clean Campaign’ as you leave the festival.
Please make sure to pick up the litter around you,
put it into one of the bags provided at the site and put the bag into the designated litter bin! 
Your voluntary participation completes the Fireworks Festival.

 

 

 

►Traffic Information

Traffic Information for 2016 Fireworks Festival

On the day of the festival, traffic across Yeouidong-ro, Yeouido will be controlled,
so be advised to use public transportation and check detour routes in advance!

 

Directions : Han River ParkYeouido Zone

 

Subway

Traveling by subway is recommended due to traffic control and congestion.
* In order to minimize risks of accidents, Line 5 Yeouinaru Station will be closed temporarily,
for one hour upon conclusion of the event. Please access neighboring stations instead.

Subway station Distance to the entrance of
Fireworks Village
Subway station Distance to the entrance of
Fireworks Village
5호선Yeouinaru Station, Exit 3 243 m 1호선Singil Station, Exit 1 2.2 km
9호선Saetgang Station, Exit 3 1.5 km 5호선Mapo Station, Exit 4 2.4 km
1호선Daebang Station, Exit 6 2 km 4호선Ichon Station, Exit 4 4.4 km
5호선 9호선Yeouido Station, Exit 5 1.3 km    

 

 

Bus

There are a total of 23 bus lines to Yeouido, including 2 shuttle buses, 7 blue buses, 8 green buses, 1 airport limousine and 5 Gyeonggi buses. However, the Yeouinaru, Yeouido Middle School and 63 Building stops will not be available due to traffic control, so please access nearby bus stops such as MBC and Sujeong APT.

Shuttle Bus Youngdeungpo 10,
Youngdeungpo 11
Blue Bus 261, 262, 360, 461, 662, 753
Airport Limousine 6030 Green Bus 5534, 5615, 5618, 5633, 5713, 6623, 7611, 7613
Kyonggi Bus 10 (Bucheon), 108, 
700 (Bucheon), 7007-1,
M7613
   

 

 

Cars

On the day of the festival, nearby roads will be heavily congested and illegal parking enforcement will be strictly maintained. The car park at Han River Park in front of the 63 Building will be completely closed, so please check nearby car park availability if you must drive your own car.

 

 

Safe Return

During the designated time when subway trains will pass through Yeouinaru Station without stopping, enjoy the ‘After Party’ or go to nearby subway stations.

To minimize the risk of accidents, Yeouinaru Station will be closed for one hour upon the completion of the event. Instead of wasting time waiting at the station, come and join the ‘After Party’ taking place at the Fireworks Theater. Immerse yourself in the dynamic beats of the music and you will not even realize when Yeouinaru Station is up and running again! Those who have to return early are advised to access other nearby stations such as Saetgang and Yeouinaru. Don’t forget to buy a ticket in advance!

Taxi available after 10pm.

Taxis to Yeouinaru Station are only available after the traffic control is completely finished. Please use them after 10 p.m. to avoid congestion.

Those who come by bicycle are recommended to watch the fireworks from the outskirts of the event space for the purpose of ease of exit.

Bicycle use is restricted within the event space.

 

Location
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Address : 330 Yeouidong-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Location : Seoul-si > Yeongdeungpo-gu

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Welcome to the 2016 Fireworks Festival along the Han River! On October 8, the thrilling showcase of shimmering light will illuminate the night over the Han River. Don’t miss the world-class firework >> Read more
Welcome to the 2016 Fireworks Festival along the Han River!
On October 8, the thrilling showcase of shimmering light will illuminate the night over the Han River.
Don’t miss the world-class fireworks spectacular of the Seoul International Fireworks Festival 2016,
hosted by Hanwha Group. >> Less more

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