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Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)

  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
  • Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival (봉화은어축제)
Notices
* Event held online to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Period
08.01.2020 ~ 08.09.2020 Finished
Address
Bonghwa-eup, Bonghwa-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 봉화군 봉화읍
Location
Online streaming
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-679-6341~3
Sponsors / Management
Bonghwa-gun / Bonghwa Festival Committee
Introduction
Bonghwa Sweetfish Festival is one of Korea's prime summer festivals and celebrates the local specialty product of sweetfish. The sweetfish from Bonghwa are recorded as having been given as tribute to the king during the Joseon dynasty. The highest-quality sweetfish come from the upstream sections of the Nakdonggang and Seomjingang Rivers, where Bonghwa-gun is located. The festival offers numerous participatory programs including fishing, water play, a water fight, and agricultural experiences. Visitors who participate in fishing activities can feast on their catch.
Admission/Participation Fees
Refer to the official website
Duration of Performance
Varies by program
Age Limit
Open to visitors of all ages
Ticket Reservations
Available online and on-site
Transportation
[Express/Intercity Bus]
From Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, take a bus to Bonghwa Bus Terminal.
Cross the Naeseong Bridge on the left.
The festival venue is located on the right-hand side of the bridge.
Homepage
bonghwafestival.or.kr

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