Our ‘Korea Day’ has been running for the past few years, where we bring Korean culture to various cities around the UK.

Korea Day is a yearly event organised by Korea Society, University of Sheffield to celebrate all things Korean from traditional food to contemporary performances. we're putting on a fun-filled day of live performances, tasty foods and unique experiences.

This year Korea day has been created with the help of K-Pop dance society, Korea studies department and the Korean Cultural Centre UK to help bring Korean culture to Sheffield.

We have prepared many activities for the day including:

  • Traditional Korean games
  • Korean food
  • Traditional performances
  • K-Pop performances
  • Hanbok
  • Calligraphy
  • Korean snacks
  • and much more

Korea Day will be Saturday 12th February 2022 at The Octagon centre, Sheffield. Booths will be 12:00pm- 17:00pm and performances will be from 13:00pm-17:00pm. There is a £5 entry fee.

The 2022 Sheffield Korean Illustrated Poetry Contest Award Ceremony will also be taking place.

There is still time to submit your applications for this if you would like the chance to win a return ticket to Korea, courtesy of Korean Air. The deadline for applications is the 28 February. For further details and criteria, see below:

We very much look forward to seeing and celebrating with you in Sheffield.

The event is in partnership with the University of Sheffield (Korean Studies Programme) and the Korean Cultural Centre UK.