Deoksuri village shows off its traditional crafts and folk music during this two-day event. Cast-iron pot making (called Bulmi), traditional rope weaving (for use in thatching roofs and a performance of a song traditionally sung while villagers operate a giant millstone, are highlights.
Time/Date: Oct. 5 and Oct. 6
Location: Deoksuri Folk Performance Area (at Jeju Art Park, San 27 Deoksu-ri, Andeok-myeon, Seogwipo City)
Admission is free.
Inquiries: Seogwipo Culture and Arts office 064-760-2486 and Andeok-myeon local office 064-760-4314
How to get there by bus from Jeju City: From the Jeju Intercity Bus Terminal take the Pyeonghwa-ro bus (direction: Moseulpo) and get off at Jogak Park. How to get there by car from Jeju City: Take the 1100 Road or Pyeonghwa Road to Jungmun-dong, Seogwipo City. Then take the Ilju Road in the direction of Daejeong until you reach Jogak Park.
See map below.
Saturday, Oct. 5
5 p.m. ~ 9 p.m. Making of Korean traditional cast-iron cauldrons (무쇠솥만들기)
10 p.m. ~ 10:30 p.m. Ceremony for an earth deity (토신제)
Sunday, Oct. 6
9:20 a.m. ~ 9: 40 a.m. Pungmul (Korean traditional percussion) performance (풍물패 공연)
9:40 a.m. ~ 10 a.m. Drum performance (북 울림 공연)
10 a.m. ~ 10:30 a.m. Opening ceremony (개회식)
10:30 a.m. ~ 10:50 a.m. Folk song performance (민요공연)
10:50 a.m. ~ 11:20 a.m. Traditional dance performance and Wushu demonstration (전통 춤 공연 및 우슈시범)
11:20 a.m. ~ 12 p.m. A performance of the local Miller’s Song. (방앗돌 굴리는 노래)
12 p.m. ~ 1 p.m. Bellows crafts (불미공예)
1 p.m. ~ 1:30 p.m. Song of twisting straw rope for thatching a roof (집줄놓는 노래)
1:30 p.m. ~ 2:30 p.m. Folk games such as hoop play, yut, throwing tuho arrows into a barrel (민속경기대회: 굴렁쇠 굴리기, 장윳, 투호던지기)
2:30 p.m. ~ 3:30 p.m. Jeju language contest (제주어말하기 대회)
3:30 p.m. ~ 4:30 p.m. A variety of traditional dance, folk song and folk music performances.
4:30 p.m. ~ 6 p.m. Singing contest and raffle (노래자랑 및 경품추첨)
6 p.m. Closing ceremony (폐회식)