The Jeju Folk Village Museum will offer a free Ipchuncheop (입춘첩, 立春帖) gift to visitors to celebrate Ipchun (the onset of spring) which falls on Feb. 4. Ipchuncheop — a Chinese language message wishing happiness for the New Year — is a Korean tradition on this day and messages are often attached to the gate or wooden pillar of the house.
Visitors are given the choice of a number of phrases, which is then inscribed on Korean traditional paper by artist Choi Soo Seong.
Date/time: Feb. 3 and Feb. 4. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Jeju Folk Village Museum. 40-1 Pyoseon-ri, Pyoseon-myeon, Seogwipo City.
Opening hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Entrance fee: adults: 8,000 won, students: 5,500 won, children and seniors: 4,000 won.