Category: Winner

Region 1 Wins 2015 Festival Hosting Rights

Region 1 Leaders undertook a massive initiative and succeeded in winning the hosting rights for the 2015 National Festival AND in an extended bidding cycle members also acquired the support needed for the TAC to add Gup Competition to the 2015 Festival Agenda.




Poster design by Mrs. Hae Sung Tsai

If you have not checked out the 2015 destination, take a moment to do so and book your hotel room now as the $129 group rates end on July 10, 2015 and the block is already almost sold out. 


Region 1 (ME, NH, VT, RI, MA, CT) members have won hosting rights proposed this location and date for the United States Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation National Festival® in 2015.  We would love to have you come to our region for the 2015 National Festival.

Here's the plan…

  • Learn About The 2015 Festival Agenda: here
  • Learn About 2015 National Festival Registration Options: here
  • Learn About the destination and experience you are bidding for below:

Click on a photo (NOT the slideshow button) for a carousel of amazing Boston area photos. 

In addition to the unforgettable National Festival experience there is so much to do and see in the area!
  • Freedom Trail
  • Paul Revere House
  • USS Constitution
  • Bunker Hill Monument
  • Faneuil Hall
  • Old State House
  • State House
  • Old North Church
  • Boston Common and Public Garden
  • Duck Boat Tours
  • Lexington/Concord – West of Boston, Southwest of Danvers
    • Minuteman National Park – Opening Battle of the Revolution
  • Cape Cod & Islands – Southeast of Boston
  • Provincetown
  • Martha’s Vineyard
  • Nantucket
  • The Berkshires & Tanglewood – West of Boston
  • Lenox
  • Stockbridge
  • Maine Beaches & Resort Towns – North of Danvers and Boston
  • Kennebunkport
  • Old Orchard Beach
  • Ogunquit
  • Bar Harbor
  • Boothbay Harbor

Soo Bahk Do Institute

Region 8 Wins Hosting Rights For 2014 National Festival


Members who took personal action and bid or pledged for the 2014 National Festival to be hosted in Region 8 have won the bidding process for this event!


The Finance Committee and Board of Directors will review the bidding results and announce the official site selection for 2014 following their January meetings.

Thank you all for expressing your member ownership in the Federation through your personal participation in the 2014 bidding process.

Bidding for the 2015 National Festival Destination will open soon. Check back soon!


Bidding ended [fergcorp_cdt_single date=”12/31/2013″].

Region 8

Dates: JULY 17-20 2014 (Fri-Sat)

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT Bid today!

You cannot lose with the Federation's Bidding Policy regardless of where or when the Festival is held and in appreciation of your participation in the bidding process you earn 25% on every dollar you bid!

Region 8 Destination 2014
$10,799.00 / $15,000.00


istock_000004493185medium-c_2000x1450Region 8 (AZ, CO, ID, MT, UT)


Region 8 Has Won Hosting Privileges For The 2014 National Festival!


Highlights Of The National Festival Experience You Have Won!

Potential Venues (AZ, CO, ID, MT, UT) – Suggest Others in Comments Below

Come and visit beautiful Salt Lake City, UT, in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Direct flights are available from most US cities and you can just hop onto a train and you'll be dropped off at the Little America Hotel, the proposed venue in downtown Salt Lake City.

There you will be in walking distance to all of the main attractions downtown Salt Lake has to offer.


Little America Hotel has earned the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award for 2013


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