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- 12.16.2016 ~ 02.12.2017
- Danwol-myeon, Yangpyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do
경기도 양평군 단월면
- Soomy Village in Yangpyeong, Gangwon-do
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-505-505-1114
- Sponsors / Management
- Soomy Land 365 Days Festival Organizing Committee / Soomy Village
- Sponsored by Yangpyeong-gun Office, the Mulmalgeun Yangpyeong Icefish Festival takes place in Yangpyeong-gun, Gyeonggi-do each winter. Visitors can eat warm fish cakes and roasted chestnuts at the festival. Aside from ice fishing, other traditional winter games and activities such as kite-flying, top spinning, sledding and jjinbbang-making (steamed bun with red bean filling) will be available.
During lunch, tteokguk (sliced rice cake soup), bingeohoe muchim (seasoned raw smelt salad) and bingeo twigim (deep-fried smelt) are available at the Women's Society of Soomy Land. One special trait of this festival is the offer of an all-inclusive experience package. After making a reservation, families can enjoy a full day of fun experiences from the moment they arrive until the time they head home with no additional fees to worry about.
Mulmalgeun Yangpyeong Icefish Festival can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages: Children will look up to their fathers’ as strong men, pulling their sleds around the snow-covered ice; couples will look back on the festival as a warm winter memory, walking hand in hand; friends and co-works will remember the delicious food and joyful time they spent together.
To attend the festival, visitors can make a reservation on the festival's official website.
- Performance Times
- December 16, 2016-February 12, 2017
* Opens only when the ice is completely frozen
* Festival period is subject to change depending on ice conditions.
* Ice fishing starts on January 9, 2017 (planned)
- How to Particpate
- Online reservation: soomyland.winterfestival.kr
- On-site ticketing: Ticket office
* Online reservation required prior to visiting during the weekends.
- Age Limit
- From Yongmun Station (Jungang Line), Exit 1 or 2.
Take Yongmunyeok-gil (영문역길) and turn left at Yongmun-ro (용문로).
straight for about 100m to reach Yongmun Intercity Bus Terminal (용문시외버스터미널).
200 in front of the terminal.
Get off at Sumi Ddeul (수미뜰) bus stop. (takes
approx. 25 min; 11 stops)
Cross the street to reach Sumi Land (about 130m
from the bus stop)
- soomyland.winterfestival.kr (Korean only)