2021 Korea Week

WHAT: 2021 Korea Week, a celebration of Korean culture’s impact in Canada and the diaspora at large.

PRESENTED BY: Korea Culture Centre and The Embassy of the Republic of Korea

WHEN: September 20th – October 13th, 2021

WHERE: Virtual (Online) and Ottawa (Various Locations)


  • Ambassador Keung Ryong Chang, Embassy of the Republic of Korea
  • Director Sungeun Lee, Korean Cultural Centre Canada


  • The Ottawa Korean Film Festival (OKFF): September 20th – October 13th
    • The 4th OKFF, “Cities of Korea”, will introduce an exciting lineup of films featuring various images of cities across Korea. The OKFF will screen six remarkable films online for free.
  • Korean Food Cook-Off: September 20th – October 1st
    • The 2nd Korean Food Cook-Off in Canada will be inviting numerous social media influencers to compete for the best Kimchi dish
  • K-Food Sauce Contest: September 23rd – October 7th

Inspired by the huge success of BTS’ collaboration with McDonald’s, the Korean Cultural Centre will host their first K-Food Sauce Contest to discover talented food creators who can creatively develop their unique K-sauce using Korean fermented pastes and sauces.


2021 Korea Week

– September 20 ~ October 13:  The 4th Ottawa Korean Film Festival (OKFF)

– September 20 ~ October 1: The 2nd Korean Food Cook-Off in Canada

– September 20 ~ October 5: The 2nd Ambassador’s Cup Poomsae Championship

– September 21 ~ October 12: Spotted: Hangeul – Photo Contest

– September 23 ~ October 7: K-Food Sauce Contest

– September 26, 7PM (EST): Strings Quartet & Korean Traditional Music Performance

– September 28 ~ December 12: Korean Modern Art: Daegu Scenery

– September 30, 8PM (EST): K-Pop Online Concert: Stella Jang

– October 6, 8PM (EST): <The Magic Flute> Family Opera – Online Screening

– October 8, 7PM (EST): Hangeul Day Celebration: Calligraphy

– October 9, 7PM (EST): 2021 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival