20th Filipino-Korean Cultural Festival coming soon!
September 11, 2011 7:00 am fayejjang / Associate Writer
For the month of October, the most awaited event for Filipinos and Koreans is coming. The 20th Filipino-Korean Cultural Festival has been an annual event ever since the boom of Korean Culture and Korean Music in the Philippines. It’s goal is to give awareness about the customs and traditions of both countries to people as well as knowledge about the Korean wave which is getting attention vastly throughout the world, nurturing and strengthening of the friendship between Koreans and Filipinos through mutual understanding and communication promoted by the United Korean Community Association.
The event has been marked in the minds and hearts of the Filipinos as well as the Koreans residing in the Philippines. Last year’s cultural festival have been a blast for both countries and the main attraction at the time was the popular five-member boy group, SHINee and the popular hip-hop duo, Mighty Mouth. They performed and took the Philippines by storm. It has been televised as well making it known to those who are not familiar with it. Check out the video below with regards to the guests appearance!
Fans are excited to know who’ll be the guests this time around from the Korean Community. Last Year it was SHINee, Mighty Mouth and the Jazz group, Winter Play. The event was co-hosted by VJ Isak alongside a popular Filipino host, Luis Manzano. This event will be this coming October 29,2011 at Aliw Theatre. This is made possible by the United Korean Community Association, Aliw Theatre and SMART.