The 2012 Yeongju Punggi Insam (Ginseng) Festival will take place from October 6th to 14th at the Namwoncheon Stream in Gyeongsangbuk-do Yeongju-si.
Marking its 15th anniversary, the festival will present a wide range of programs including pop orchestra, poetry reading, and hands-on experience programs such as ginseng harvesting, ginseng liquor bottle making, and ginseng peeling competition. For the first time, the festival will hold a teen music festival and B-boy dance battle.
< 2012 Yeongju Punggi Insam (Ginseng) Festival >
☞ Venue: Namwoncheon Stream (Gyeongsangbuk-do Yeongju-si)
☞ Duration: October 6-14, 2012
☞ Participation: Free (Separate charges apply to participation in select programs.)
☞ Homepage: www.ginsengfestival.com
☞ Inquiries: +82-54-635-0020 (Korean)
☞ 1330 tt call center: +82-31-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)