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Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)

  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
Period
05.03.2019 ~ 05.04.2019 Finished
Address
110, Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 중구 세종대로 110 (태평로1가)
Location
Gwangju Kimchitown
kimchitown.gwangju.go.kr
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-3991
Sponsors / Management
Gwangju-si / Gwangju World Kimchi Culture Festival Organizing Committee
Introduction
Gwangju International Kimchi Festival is held to promote one of the famous locally produced specialties, Kimchi. The nation's singular Kimchi themed park, Gwangju Kimchi Town is the venue for diverse kimchi-related programs like cooking experience, art gallery, kimchi market, and other entertaining events. Also, the Presidential Prize will be awarded for the ‘Kimchi Master Competition’ held along with various hands-on programs. Participants can take home kimchi that they made themselves at the festival.
Admission/Participation Fees
Free admission / Participation fee may apply for additional experiences
Transportation
[Train]
From Yongsan Station or Seoul Station, take a train to Gwangju Station.
From Gwangju Station, take bus Yongbong No. 83 or a taxi to Jungoe Park (중외공원).  

[Bus]
From Seoul Central City Terminal or Dong Seoul Terminal, take a bus to Gwangju.
From Gwangju Bus Terminal, take bus Sangmu No. 64 or a taxi to Jungoe Park.
Homepage
kimchi.gwangju.kr (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)

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