Entertainment

Top Choice Horse Racing in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

Seoul Racecourse

Enjoy a day at the races at Seoul's impressive and hugely popular horse-racing track. A 40,000-capacity grandstand faces the sandy track and its backdrop of verdant hills, where giant screens show the odds, the race…
Top Choice Traditional Music in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

National Gugak Center

Traditional Korean classical and folk music and dance are performed, preserved and taught at this centre, which is home to the Court Music Orchestra, the Folk Music Group, Dance Theater and Contemporary Gugak Orches…
Performing Arts in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

Seoul Arts Center

The national ballet and opera companies are based at this sprawling arts complex, which includes a circular opera house with a roof shaped like a Korean nobleman’s hat. It also houses a concert hall and a smaller re…
Cinema in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

Megabox COEX

Cineplex with 17 screens and 4000 comfortable seats, showing films in original language. Sometimes screens live ballet and opera performances.
Jazz in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

Once in a Blue Moon

An intimate and classy club with live jazz from two groups of performers every night, each playing two sets between 7.30pm and 12.30am.
Performing Arts in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

LG Arts Center

Major local and international artists and companies perform at this multi-hall, state-of-the-art venue.
Baseball in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

Jamsil Baseball Stadium

Watch South Korea’s best players slug it out at Jamsil Baseball Stadium. There are three Seoul teams in the eight-team Korean League and two of them – the Doosan Bears and the LG Twins – play at Jamsil, so games are…
Stadium in Gangnam & Southern Seoul

Jamsil Arena

Hosts Korean Basketball League matches from November to March; play-offs until May.