The Irvine Korean Cultural Festival is committed to making the festival an educational opportunity for children and the community of Irvine.
Enjoy dynamic cultural performances while sampling delicious cuisine from Irvine’s premier restaurants. It’s an exciting event!
Participating groups have an opportunity to showcase their talents to spectators not only from Korea but from all over the world.
Enjoy the craft fair. Create your own crafts and learn from our participating exhibitors.
2019 marks the 10th anniversary of the Irvine Korean Cultural Festival, an event designed to celebrate and share Korean cultural heritage and artistic traditions with the broader Irvine community and Orange County. This community event is a culture-filled extravaganza replete with fine Korean cuisine, games, art, music, and entertainment.
The Festival takes place on Saturday, May 11th at the Irvine Civic Center. Admission is free and everyone is welcome!
|10:00 - 10:05||Greeting||Emcee: PK|
|10:05 - 10:20||Korean Traditional Percussion Ensemble||DoDream|
|10:20 - 10:40||Haegum ensemble||Haegum Sarang|
|10:40 - 11:00||Korean Traditional String Orchestra||So Yul Gayageum Orchestra|
|11:00 - 11:15||Taekwondo Demo||Yang Masters Taekwondo Demonstration Team|
|11:15- 11:30||Children's Choir||Bethel Korean School Children's choir|
|11:30 - 12:00||Welcoming Ceremony||Welcoming Ceremony|
|12:00 - 12:30||Korean Traditional Dance||KAYPA|
|12:30 - 12:40||Giveaways|
|12:40 - 1:00||Korean Traditional Dance||Oulim Korean Gyeonggi Folk Song|
|1:00 - 1:20||Pop||Justin Park|
|1:20 - 1:30||K-Pop Dance||C II C|
|1:30 - 1:40||Korean Traditioanal Music||UCI Hansori|
|1:40 - 1:55||Choco Pie Eating Contest|
|1:55 - 2:05||Giveaways|
|2:05 - 2:25||Taekwondo Demo||Xplore|
|2:25 - 2:40||Korean Traditioanal Dance||Ko's Korean Traditional Dance Institute|
|2:40 - 2:50||Giveaways|
|2:50 - 3:20||Pop||Jinu Park|
|3:20 - 4:20||K-Pop Cover Dance||K-POP Dance Battle|
|4:20 - 4:50||Hanbok Fashion show||Meehee Kim Hanbok|
|4:50 - 5:00||Giveaways and Closing|
Mini Stage Program Schedule
|Daeun Jung||Korean Traditional Dance Lesson||11:00 AM|
|UCI Hansori||Samulnori Lesson||12:00 PM|
|Kimchi Demonstration||1:00 PM|
|C II C||K-Pop Dance lesson||2:00 PM|
|ATA Takwondo||Taekwondo lesson||3:00 PM|
|IPSF||Art Contest Awards||4:00 PM|