1-4 Jun 2017
The ASEAN Culinary Festival 2017, hosted by the ASEAN-Korea Centre with the support of the ASEAN Embassies in Seoul and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Korea, was a key contributor to spreading the word among Koreans about the favorite dishes of 10 ASEAN Member States. Held in conjunction with 32nd Korea World Travel Fair 2017, the Festival ran from for four days at COEX. The Festival was organized to commemorate the ASEAN-Korea Cultural Exchange Year in 2017 and the Visit ASEAN Year 2017 (Visit ASEAN@50: Golden Celebration). The Festival introduced 20 popular dishes and coffee/tea of ASEAN countries. Also, the visitors were also given the opportunity to experience ASEAN culture through the Barista Shows and ASEAN performances.