The 18th Busan Global Gathering 2023, the largest multicultural festival in the city center, is a global cultural event that communicates, exchanges, and harmonizes with people around the world while experiencing cultures around the world. It will be hosted by the Busan Metropolitan Government and the Ministry of Justice, organized by the Busan International Exchange Foundation, the Busan Immigration and Foreign Affairs Agency, and the Cultural Welfare Sympathy.
82 organizations from 32 countries, including foreign missions in Korea, including embassies, consulates, and cultural centers, will participate to introduce cultures and performances from each country and have time for global citizens to communicate and harmonize with each other. The opening ceremony will begin at 1 p.m., and you can experience world culture such as exhibitions of traditional crafts from around the world, including the Americas, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America, and food and recreation experiences. In addition, various programs will be held, including performances by foreign residents and a film screening of world citizens’ stories in movies.