- Sunrise Festival
- -On January 1 every year
- - Tower of Wishes in Samcheok City (Saecheonnyeon Coastal Road/Jeongra-dong, Samcheok City)
- Samcheok City
- - Dept. of Samcheok City Tourism Policy (Tel.: 033-570-3541)
As the most prominent winter festival along Saecheonnyeon Costal Road, one of the best courses for a drive along the eastern coast, the Samcheok Sunrise Festival brings citizens and tourists together to bid the old year adieu and welcome the coming of a happy New Year. Watching the sunlight breaking through clouds and shattering the darkness at daybreak will make you feel glad and warm despite the freezing sea wind.
Daybreak event: Daybreak concert, drum sound performance, fireworks Sunrise events: Samulnoli (Korean traditional percussion music), Municipal Choir performance, Jingchiji, New Year congratulatory message, balloon flying