• 04:30 PM

The Busan Committee is a sponsor to an exhibition and workshop hosted by the Korean Cultural Center of Chicago featuring contemporary art made of traditional Korean handmade paper (hanji). Made from mulberry trees, hanji is smooth, translucent, shiny, permits ventilation, and is extremely durable. An old saying states that “silk can last five hundred years,…

  • 06:00 PM
  • Dining Room at Kendall College, 900 N. North Branch Street, Chicago

Chicago Sister Cities International continues its tradition of creating global relationships through cultural connections with Taste of Chicago Sister Cities: Busan, presented by the Busan Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International. Chicago food lovers will have the opportunity to dine on a five-course Korean feast prepared by renowned Chicago husband and wife chef team Beverly…

  • 04:30 PM
  • Chicago Riverwalk on the Jetty between Wells and Franklin

This summer, Chicago Sister Cities International brings a global vibe to Chicago’s iconic Riverwalk for a six week celebration of Chicago’s sister cities with Unifest. Unifest will celebrate Chicago’s 28 sister cities through food, drink and music. Unifest will run every Thursday evening from 4:30–8:30pm beginning on July 13 on the Jetty area of the…

  • 12:00 PM
  • Jay Pritzker Pavilion and Cloud Gate, Millennium Park, Chicago

The City of Busan hosts Busan Day 2017, a 10th anniversary celebration of the sister city relationship between Chicago and Busan in Millennium Park Cloud Gate: 12-4:30pm Marquee tents will be installed and the event will feature Busan attractions, Korean food, trying on Hanbok (Korean trad tional costumes) and a hands-on Taekwondo.  It will also…

  • Richard J. Daley Center Lobby

The City of Busan hosts a photo exhibition featuring 30 images that portray the beauty of the city of Busan and the life of its people at the Richard J. Daley Center lobby from May 30-June 10.