From October  8th to the 11th, the 52nd Suwon Hwaseong Cultural Festival schedule will be held. The major events will be the parade and any martial arts performance. Friday will also be a national holiday, Hangul Day, expect a large turn-out of people.

  • Opening Ceremony Fireworks, Thursday 7:30 – 9PM. This is located at the Yeonmudae, the concert stage area. It is located at the main tourist center near the archery field.
  • Jeongjo’s Royal Parade, Friday 2 – 5PM. This is will probably be the best parade for photography. Watch near Jangan Gate or Paldal Gate for the most scenic experience
  • Martial Arts Performance, Saturday 8 – 9:30PM, This is located near the main tourist center near the archery field.

Visit the main website for all the events, times, and place.