Participation Recruitment for the King’s Visit to Suwon
“The Family Experience Group” in the King’s Visit to Suwon for 2019 King Jeongjo’s Royal Parade
Introduction to the Event
The greatest festival of Joseon Dynasty, King Jeongjo’s Royal Parade!
The grand and magnificent royal procession in Eulmyonyun (in 1795) , the year of the blue hare is to be brought back by the King’s Visit to Suwon, King Jeongjo’s Royal Parade going back over 220 years.
is a participatory program where you can become part of the parade in the King’s Visit to Suwon, walk together in traditional clothes, experience King Jeongjo’s filial piety and his love for the people, and make special memories with the beloved family members.
We look forward to your interest and participation in becoming the star of the happy journey with King Jeongjo.
200 people (100 families)※ First-come-first-served basis
1 child + 1 parent
※ guardian or 2 children + 2 parents/guardians per family
Children - Elementary school students in grades 3 through 6 (must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Guardian - Adults living in Korea
Participation in King Jeongjo’s Royal Parade (Suwon Sports Complex ~ Haenggung Square)
Orientation (one time)
KRW 10,000 (1 child + 1 parent/guardian)
Gathering and inspecting number of participants
Changing into costumes and stage makeup
Pungmul Band Association ‘s Performance and Citizen Experience Group Event
Drinking water and snacks are provided.
Complete in Changing into costumes and Setting off
Final Checks and Reorganizing the line
Participate in the King’s Visit to Suwon, 2019 King Jeongjo’s Royal Parade
Suwon Sports Complex → Haenggung Palace Square
Watching the Parade Finale
Haenggung Palace Square
Changing the clothing and Breaking Up
※The schedule may be subject to change, depending on the circumstances.
Costumes and stage makeup (parents/guardians)
Drinking water and snacks on the day
※ Bring your belongings to a minimum for the purpose of smooth progress and changing clothes.
Monday, August 12, 2019 ~ Monday, September 1, 2019
How to apply
Please book tickets online at ticket.interpark.com※ It may be closed early due to the first-come-first-served basis.
We provide trials clothing for this program, and it may close early as it runs on a first-come-first-served basis.
Due to the nature of the program, it is not possible to participate in the event if you do not attend the orientation.
The orientation (the ceremonial function on gathering) will be held two times in September, and the applicants will be informed of the detailed training schedule later.
For costumes and stage makeup (parents/guardians), it will be determined according to the role of a participant on the day of the event after the number of participants are finalized through the orientation.
Please note that in order to increase the degree of completeness of the historical truths, props and objects may be provided separately.
Please also note that endurance and stamina are required due to the nature of the parade on foot, and you must complete the parade and not allowed to give up during the march.
If there are any changes in the event, we will notify you individually, so please be sure to include the telephone number (mobile) to contact you.
If you are unable to participate due to unavoidable circumstances, please contact us in advance.
Tourism Marketing Team, The Department of Tourism, Suwon Cultural Foundation (031-290-3682 ~ 3)
Management Office for the 2019 King Jeongjo Tomb Parade Reenactment
Seoul Office16-9, Yanghwa-ro 8-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04044 /Tel 02-786-0610