29th October 2018, Monday – Bandar Seri Begawan– Korean Festival 2018 ended with a bang yesterday, Sunday 28th October 2018. The event took place at the atrium of Times Square and was held from the 26th October until 28th October 2018. The event was hosted by The Embassy of the Republic of Korea and co-organized by Times Square Shopping Centre and Korea Tourism Organisation.
Exhibitors of the Korean Festival include Sinar Tour Korea, Korea Tourism Organization, Pan Bright Travel, DKM Restaurant, Seoul Garden Sdn Bhd, Anthony Tours & Travel Agency Sdn Bhd, Cuckoo International (B) Sdn Bhd and Ceragam. The 3-days event was also filled with several fun activities, workshops and demonstration including Cooking Class, Hanbok Dress-up & Photo-booth, Peanut Race, Taekwando Demonstration, Make-up and hair styling demonstration, Tourism Promotion, Quizzes and Korean Traditional games. Apart from that, the invited guests from Korea, ONGALS Babbling Perfordians showcased their talent at Times Square Shopping Centre during the opening ceremony (26th October 2018) and yesterday at 12.40pm.
Throughout the event, there was also a lucky draw campaign where the prize presentation took place last night at 8pm. 15 lucky winners brought home prizes last night which included food vouchers and gadgets, to name a few. About 700 customers participated in the lucky draw campaign during the whole three-days of the festival. Third place lucky winner went to Pg Bakar Bin Pg Hj Duraman, bringing home a Rice Cooker sponsored by Cuckoo. The second prize was won by Rujiah Binti Hj Daud who brought home Ceraball sponsored by Ceragem, whereas the grand prize winner went to Nuuraaisyah Binti Arman, bringing home 1 Return flight ticket to South Korea sponsored by Pan Bright Travel Service. Present during the lucky draw prize presentation were the representatives of all the exhibitors.