“Dongducheon Rock Festival” is Korea’s oldest rock music festival held every year since 1999 under the name 「Dongducheon Rock Festival」.
It is created based on the historical property of the local area as the birthplace of Korean rock, promoting rock music for the first time in Korea by organizing Korea’s first rock band “ADD4” by Shin Jung-hyeon. Celebrating its 18th anniversary this year, this event is organized by the Dongducheon Rock Festival Organizing Committee and sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and Gyeonggi-do Province, Dongducheon City, and Dongducheon City Council. Under the theme of “legend of youthful rock toward freedom and hope,” amateur rock bands and Korea’s popular rock bands will give celebratory performances, creating an exciting mood. Korea’s 10 famous rock musicians such as Kim Kyeong-ho’s band,
Rose Motel, and Hong Kyung-min’s band as well as US Rock bands will participate in a rock band competition. During the festival, experience-oriented events such as face painting, rock musician fan signing event, and album sales booth will be offered.
Address: 210-27, Sangpae-ro, Dongducheon-si, Gyeonggi-do