Andong Mask Dance Festival
The Andong Mask Dance Festival is a sequence of events that held yearly on Andong Hahoe Village in the town of Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do. This event which began as two days event on 1997 turned into a numerous participants event that last for ten days from the end of September to the beginning of October.
Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for accommodations it is recommended to check hotel rates and book rooms well in advance.
The visitors can enjoy shows of masks’ dancing according to the artistic Korean’s tradition. This art is regarded as one of the important and estimated arts in Korea.
Famous bands of Korean masks’ dancers perform in the festival. Foreign artists from neighbor countries join with masks’ dancing, pantomime shows and marionette performances.