Andong Mask Dance Festival-Just Picture it

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Masks on display as part of a creative mask contest.

The Andong Mask Dance Festival is a lively and colourful event highlighting the many traditional mask dances of South Korea. International groups are also invited, making it a multicultural affair and a lot of fun to watch.

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Chang Sung or Jangseung are a type of Korean totem pole usually made of wood. They were traditionally placed at the edges of villages to act as guardians.

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The Mask Dance Festival has over 50 events and hands-on experience programs including the National & International Mask Dance Performance, World Mask Competition, original mask performances, mask dance learning, madang play, original puppet plays, a world mask exhibit, mask making and more.

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The 2015 festival takes place from September 25-October 4th. For more information, have a look HERE.

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