LOOK: Sinchon Water Gun Festival 2018
Beat the summer heat in Korea.
Summer in Korea is characterized by intense and almost unbearable heat.
What better way than to join a water gun fight to cool down.
Sinchon Water Gun Festival was held this weekend and was its sixth run.
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Sinchon Water Gun Festival
If you're ever in Korea during the summer, why not add joining a water fun festival in your itinerary? For the past six years, Koreans and tourists who are armed with water guns have been flocking to the streets to battle the scorching heat in South Korea. Sinchon Water Gun Festival, which is usually a weekend event, takes place in July at the stretch of Sinchon subway station through Yonsei University gate. The event, according to Timeout, usually consists of the following:
Water Gun Fight
For 2018's Water Gun Festival in Sinchon, The Korea Herald had reported that many participants came out dressed in their favorite superhero outfits.
Sinchon Gun Fun 2018
Let's take a loot at what went down at this year's Sinchon Gun Festival:
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You can bring your own water gun!
Feel free to bring a raincoat too!
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