<2018 Gangjin Celadon Festival Invitation Tour>
Recruitment of the Foreign SNS Influencers (Power Bloggers)
<2018 Gangjin Celadon Festival Invitation Tour> With Foreign SNS influencers (Power bloggers)
Korea Tourism Organization is planning a trip to the <2018 Gangjin Celadon Festival> by inviting ‘Foreign influencers (or power bloggers) who runs powerful online channel (SNS)’.
The participants are asked to create contents about how they enjoyed interesting Korean local festivals, delicious food, and an antique Hanok experience. Also, 90 second sketch video of the participants will be distributed via online channel.
Through this project, we hope that Korean local festivals become better known to the foreigners. If you are interested, please look at the information below and apply. We look forward to your interest and participation. Thank you.
ㆍ Date : 2018.07.28 (Sat) – 29(Sun) / Overnight trip
ㆍ Location : Gangjin Celadon Festival (Gangjin-Gun, Jeollanam-do)
ㆍ Host : Korea Tourism Organization
ㆍ Organized by : MARU Changjakso Inc.
ㆍ Support : Gangjin-gun, Gangjin Celadon Festival
Host : Korea Tourism Organization
A government agency that presents various policies and provides tourist information for Koreans and foreigners to promote Korean tourism. It aims to promote Korea’s outstanding local festivals to foreigners through this project.
-Website Address : http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/enu/index.jsp
Organized by : MARU Changjakso Inc.
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism certified ㆍ Korea Tourism Organization selected 「Tourism Business Ventures」 company. It provides Korean festival information with various contents (Webtoons, videos, mobile contents, etc.) and distribute to domestic & foreign countries.
-Website Address : http://en.k-festivaltravellers.com/
Gangjin Celadon Festival
Korean festival rated as ‘Best Festival’ by Culture, Sports and Tourism Ministry. Gangjin, Jeollanam-do has long been a famous region for the original site of ‘celadon’, a valuable cultural property and art work. This festival is created with a theme of ‘The Beauty of Celadon’, a festival to experience various Korean cultures.
Introduction in Korea Tourism Organization Website ☞ Click
Introduction in Gangjin Celadon Festival Website ☞ Click
|AM||06:30||Gathering in Seoul|
|07:00||Seoul → Gangjin|
|PM||12:00||Accommodation Arrival(Sauijae Hanok Experience Center)|
|13:00||Lunch (Namdo Korean table d’hote)|
|– Enjoy the festival|
|– Celadon making experience|
|21:00||Move to Accommodation|
|AM||07:00||Wake up Time|
|11:00||Move to the Festival|
|14:00||Gangjin → Seoul|
|19:00||Seoul Arrival/ Dismissal|
① Transportation : Limousine bus round trip (Seoul ↔Gangjin)
The participants will be ensured safe round trip via a 28-seat luxury limousine bus.
② Accommodation : Traditional Korean style house (Sauijae Hanok Experience Center)
‘Sauijae’ is a memorial space of a place where Korean historical figures stayed. Visitors can experience the traditional Korean house, Hanok.
Accommodation will be separated between men and women, and could be assigned to a double or double room depending on the booking.
③ Meals : Meals including ‘Namdo Korean table d’hote’
Jeollanam-do is most famous for delicious food in Korea. ‘Namdo Korean table d’hote’ is luxurious dish that serves the best dishes in Jeollanam-do. Also, you can taste various foods at the festival site.
④ Party : Small party on Saturday night (28th)
On the first day, there will be a small celebration drinking party in the evening. Have a precious and fun time with your foreign friends and staff at the <Gangjin Celandon Festival>.
⑤ Festival experience
Various experiences and performances will be held at the festival. All paid events will be provided free of charge for the participants. Have a special experience of making a beautiful, globally valued celadon.
All participants will be offered special souvenirs from <Gangjin Celadon Festival>
※ The program and plans may be changed depending on the festival conditions or host / organizer’s situation.
※ All of the above contents are provided free of charge, but no separate cash is provided for contents creation.
※ Participants must upload a total of two contents on their SNS.
1. Create self-made SNS content
Upload your experiences or reviews of the <Gangjin celadon Festival> in accordance with your SNS.
※ For example, if you are a YouTuber, create video content. If you are a blogger, create blog post.
※ Upload period : average 2 weeks after the festival
2. Upload the festival video
The host will produce and distribute 90 seconds sketch video of participants enjoying the festival. Participants should upload the video on their SNS once.
※ The video will be produced in five languages (Korean / English / Chinese (Simplified) / Chinese (Traditional) / Japanese)- you are to select one desired language and upload on your SNS.
※ Upload period : One week within the completion notice of the sketch video
1. Eligibility to apply
② Native Language within the four following : (English/ Chinese (Simplified)/ Chinese (Traditional)/ Japanese)
③ Active SNS user with many followers (or subscribers).(Blog, YouTube, Facebook, Weibo, etc.)
※ There is no standard for the number of followers. If you think you are in control of your SNS and have sufficient followers, you are eligible to apply. Don’t worry too much about application.
④ Agreement to the portrait rights. (May be exposed to sketch videos and photos.)
⑤ No criminal record
2. Volume of recruitment: 20 People
Simplified Chinese (5)
Traditional Chinese (5)
3. Selection Criteria
Those who are able to produce SNS contents that can deliver interesting reviews of the <2018 Gangjin celadon Festival>.
4. Apply Period & Result Announcement
※ If the number of selectees are met in the 1st recruitment, the 2nd recruitment will not be conducted.
※ Those who are selected or failed will be notified individually.
Recruit Period : 2018. 07. 01(Mon) ~ 07. 15.(Sun)
Result Announcement : 2018. 07. 16(Mon)
Recruit Period : 2018. 07.16 (Mon) ~ 07. 19 (Wed)
Result Announcement : 2018. 07. 20 (Fri)
5. Selectees Pre Workshop(Expected)
2018. 07. 25 (Wed) After greeting the selectees for the tour and informing about the festival – there will be a simple chicken and beer party in the evening. We look forward to many participations!
6. Video Distribution Range
The 90 second video clip of the participants on this tour can be distributed through the channels below.
Korea Tourism Organization Website / SNS Channel
MARU Changjak Inc. Website / SNS Channel
And other Korean medias
7. How to Apply
Application form is available on online. Click the URL below, fill out the survey, and send.
※ If an error occurs, please download the form through the link below and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application form ☞ Download
Ending the Recruitment
Thank you for reading this long notice.
If you have any questions regarding the tour, please use the e-mail below.
We look forward to your participations!
Project Organization Agency : MARU Changjakso Inc.