- 2013. 9. 14. ∼ 9. 15.
- Mukho port Irwon landfill
- Squid festival organizing committee
Donghae city holds Squid Festival, giving visitors the opportunity to catch squid and experience the lives of fishing village first hand. The tourism profits from Squid Festival are associated with local industry, resulting in boosting the regional economy.
- Starting year: 1997
- Participants: 70,000
- Main events
- Formal event : ceremony wishing for abundant fishing, opening ceremony(fireworks), closing ceremony Stage performance: squid OX quiz contest, entertainer's performance, song festival
- Experience : catching squid with hand, squid treatment contest, raw fish slice contest
- Exhibition : squid sculpture exhibition, ocean picture exhibition Standing event: graffiti panel, writing family precepts