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Namsadang Baudeogi Festival, a popular culture and art festival, is held in the hub of art and culture in Anseong. Since it first started
in 2001, this festival has been promoting the preservation of the tradition of Namsadang (troupes of entertainers who traveled around the country). It also became the official festival of CIOFF (International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts) in 2006.
Based on the Namsadang Baudeogi, the festival was original called Anseong World Folkloriada; In 2013, It was renamed as Anseong Namsadang Baudeogi Festival and is held at Anseong Matchum Land.
During the festival, visitors can look forward to parades, performances, hands-on activities, exhibitions and contests. Programs include a Baudeogi (leader of one of the best Namsadang groups) memorial ceremony, parades, an opening ceremony, special autumn events, guerilla performances, the Anseong citizen Beona dolligi (dish spinning), themed village and connecting farm village experience programs, etc.