BASS organises many events for the enjoyment of members, their spouses and families. Non-members are welcome at most BASS events, but pay more to enjoy the fun. Please visit our Membership page to find out more about becoming a member.
BASS hosts six special annual events including the Queen’s Birthday Ball, An Enchanted Evening in the grounds of the British Ambassador’s Residence and the Christmas Lunch, as well as special interest activities.
Regular activities include:
Monthly Meeting - Join us on the the 4th Tuesday of every month. The meetings are held at the Seoul Club and are a great chance to catch up with friends or make new ones. At these meetings we are also joined by guest speakers who kindly share their knowledge and interests. Past speakers have included a presentation by Moet Chandon on the history of champagne, an explanation on how their first class aperitif journeys from vine to the table! Members have enjoyed a presentation from The Seoul Global Centre - the only one-stop service organization in Korea to provide support for foreigners, as well as a taster session on the benefits and an insight into Buddhist meditation - to name just a few.
There is an entry fee of KRW 10,000 (members) and 15,000 (for non-members) payable on the day.
To get to The Seoul Club, take subway Line #3 to Dongguk University station (Exit 6) and then, it's a 5 minute bus ride on the No 2 Yellow bus outside the station, just one stop up the hill or it's a short taxi ride. The Seoul Club is located halfway between the Shilla Hotel and The Banyan Tree. Tel: 02-2238-7666
Coffee Mornings - Catch-Up Coffees are a monthly chance for members and non-members to get together over a relaxing cuppa or cappuccino! It's a great way to discover new things about Seoul and to share experiences. Coffees are held at the The Jubilee Coffee shop in Itaewon and at members' homes' - please sign-up to confirm your attendance via our Events Calendar. We look forward to seeing you soon. Newcomers are most welcome.
Day Trips - Throughout the year, we organise excursions to interesting places in and around Seoul. It's a wonderful way to settle in and discover new venues.
Don’t forget to check the Events Calendar to see what's happening over the coming months. And click on Photo Galleries to revisit past events. If you’d like to know more about what’s on when, please contact our Events Team.