A feast of powder-pink petals returning in four years!
360,000 cherry blossom trees, romance and joy, filling the sky, bloom in Jinhae Gunhangje
Welcome to Jinhae Gunhangje, Korea’s most representative cherry blossom festival! We have patiently waited to host Gunhangje again and thought hard about how to improve the festival during a long pandemic period. We ask for your continued support and love for the festival we prepared carefully for your shining smile without protective masks.
In 2023, Gunhangje has taken a big step forward as safe, environmentally-friendly and clean festival. Enjoy exotic food filled with cherry blossom scent from food trucks that are thoroughly inspected for sanitation and meet pretty and memorable items at the newly renovated DIY market. Lift all your stress through various experience and events including healing tours and culture performances at Yeojwacheon Stream, Kyungwha Station, Jungwon Rotary, and Jinhaeru!
You cannot miss Jinhae Military Band & Honor Guard Festival where Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and US Eighth Army are together for the great scale that echo throughout the ground and sky in matching moves. On the ground, military bands are marching and in the sky, the Republic of Korea Air Force Aerobatic Team, Black Eagles are making an air show. In addition, Naval Academy and Jinhae Naval Base Command are open to the general public during the festival period to allow visitors to enjoy beautiful cherry blossom, real life-size Turtle Ship, Naval Cadets’ Parade and see battle ships and experience military uniform!
The first cherry blossom festival since the social distancing rules are relaxed! Make unforgettable memories at Gunhangje with cherry bloom and various joyful activities!