A Colloquium: The Prospects for Unification on the Korean Peninsula

(KAC-LA Sponsored Event in San Diego)

Time: Monday, December 7, 4:30pm Location: GPS Auditorium

With Members of the Korean Presidential

Sponsored by Korean American Coalition

A panel discussion about the current the economic state of North Korea and possible unification of the Korean peninsula.

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2015 House of Korea Balboa Park December Night – ICF

House of Korea December Night – International Christmas Festival

Time: December 4th (Friday) 3-11 pm & 5th (Saturday) noon-11 pm
Place: Balboa Park International Cottage Lawn etc

Permanence Schedule on Saturday 1:45-2 pm by Enoc Korean traditional dance team of KUMCSD (Kathy Kyangzah Kim & 3 others) & 5:30-6 pm by Faustina Ryu and Family!!

We still need volunteers, if you are interested in, please sign up:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0948aba629a6f49-december

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We are expecting more than 350,000 visitors, meaning San Diego’s largest free community festival with parking difficulty!

Please try to arrive 1 hr before your choice of volunteer time due to traffic congestion.
The San Diego Zoo lot is the only free parking space.
City College Lots is free
Inspiration Point parking lot for $20/vehicle (accessible from Park Blvd and Presidents Way) – House of Korea will reimburse $10/vehicle, if you cannot find free parking space.

http://www.balboapark.org/decembernights/parking

visitors to use the FREE off-site shuttles or take public transportation. Avoid the 163 southbound during the hours of 5-8pm, as this highway will be very congested. Use alternate routes to get to the Park and the shuttle stops.

Loading Zones can be found on Parks Blvd and Presidents Way – and on the west side of 6th and Laurel. Taxis, ride-sharing, or other vehicles can utilizes these 3 minute loading areas for pick-up and drop-off.

December Nights Shuttles run on Friday from 3:00-midnight and on Saturday from 11:30 until midnight in all locations. The last shuttle from the park is at 11:45pm.

    1. City College Lots between 16th and “B and C” Streets: Parking is free and there are more than 1,500 parking spaces. Shuttle drops off at 6th & Laurel Streets. The Park is approximately 1/4 mile from City College, so walking is an option. To get to the City College lots use I-5 and exit at “B” Street.
    2. Downtown San Diego on Ash St between 5th and 6th Ave. Numerous parking lots in this area at $5, or free street parking after 6pm. Shuttle drops off at 6th and Laurel.

DRIVING TO THE PARK

Parking at for the public Balboa Park is extremely limited. There is some free parking, free disabled parking, and paid vehicle parking. All other areas require a permit.

  • Free Parking: The San Diego Zoo lot is the only free, non-permitted lot at the Park. It fills very quickly. Arrive early to park there.
  • Paid Parking: Optional preferred parking for $25/vehicle at the Natural History Museum parking lot and the South Carousel lot (both accessible from Park Blvd. and Village Place); and at the Inspiration Point parking lot for $20/vehicle (accessible from Park Blvd and Presidents Way).
  • 2550 Fifth Ave (enter at 449 Maple). $25 (12/4 3:00 to midnight; 12/5 11am to midnight) No in and out privileges.
    Purchase parking for this lot ONLY at: https://space.aceparking.com/events/December%20Nights/361

Please read the attached map to familiarize HoK Food tent & Spirit Garden.
See you all!

House of Korea is a San Diego based educational, cultural nonprofit organization, and is currently an associate member of the House of Pacific Relations, International Cottages, Balboa Park, San Diego.

Founder: 황정주 JJ Hwang

Our mailing address is:
2125 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92134

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한국의 집 행사: December Nights’ International Christmas Festival

안녕하세요!

Balboa Park에서 매년 열리는 December Nights 행사가 올해 38회를 맞이합니다. 한국의 집 단체는 이 행사의 일부인 “International Christmas Festival”에 작년에 이어 올해도 참여합니다. 부스에서는 한국음식을 판매할 예정이며 “Spirit Garden”이라는 공간에서는 한국 맥주와 막걸리등의 한국 술도 선보입니다. 토요일에는 한국 공연을 주최하는 역할도 맡았습니다. 아래 자세한 정보 드립니다. 읽어주셔서 감사합니다!

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일시: Friday, Dec. 4, 3-11pm, 그리고 Saturday, Dec. 5, noon-11pm. 장소: Balboa Park – International Cottage Lawn (2294 Pan America Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101)

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한국의 집은 이 행사에서 부스를 운영하며 토요일 Dec. 5th 1:30-1:45 pm & 5:30-6 pm 에는 공연을 주최할 예정입니다.

House of Korea Entertainment 순서:

1:45-2 pm 한국 전통 춤과 음악: 샌디에고 연합 감리 교회의 Enoc Korean traditional dance team

1. Song 판소리, “Four Seasons” (사철가) …Joann B, Moon 문복남 4mins

2. Dance 춤, “In the Forest”(숲속에서)…Kathy Hyangzah Kim(김향자), Sibong Lee(이시봉), Chae SooHong(채수홍)
5mins

3. Poem “A Folk Painting”(풍속도)… by Narrator
1min

4. Dance 춤, “A Folk Painting”(풍속도)…Kathy Hyangzah Kim(김향자), Sibong Lee(이사봉), Joann B.Moon(문복남), Chae SooHong(채수홍) 5mins

5:30-6 pm K-pop & Music:
Song, flute and piano of K-Pop, composed music by Faustina and her family

금 – 토 부스에서는 한국음식을 판매할 예정입니다.
– 빈대떡, 불고기, 김치, 밥, 수정과

“Spirit Garden”에서는 한국 술을 판매합니다: 소주티니, 막걸리, 맥주

부스 운영과 공연 팀을 도울 자원봉사자를 모집합니다.
자원봉사 지원 링크:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0948aba629a6f49-december

문의: houseofkoreahpr@gmail.com

첨부파일에는 관련 사진들 드립니다.

감사합니다!

Event House of Korea @ Taste of Asia – Special guest Rock Chef from S Korea

House of Korea will be at the Balboa Park this Saturday and Sunday (Sept 26-27) for Taste of Asia — the 2nd annual event at the International Cottages area of the park to celebrate Asian cuisine and culture!

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Epik High Set to Take Over North America

Atlanta. Dallas. Chicago. Seattle. San Francisco. Los Angeles. New York City. Toronto. Vancouver.

Fans and sponsors in each of these cities are gearing up for the biggest concert tour by a Korean artist in five years. Beginning next week, venues across North America will host hip-hop trio Epik High on their first tour on this side of the Pacific in six years. Demand for tickets in some cities have created the need for additional performances, and ecstatic fans living in areas that rarely see Korean artists are proving that the hallyu wave continues to sweep the nation.

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