Hampyeong Butterfly Festival will take place at the
Hampyeong Expo Park in Hampyeong-gun, Jeollanam-do Province from April 26 through May 8.
Marking its 15th year, the festival will feature various exhibitions, hands-on programs, and performances related to butterflies, flowers, and insects. Twelve exhibitions including a butterfly and insect exhibition and succulent plant exhibition as well as twenty natural ecology themed hands-on programs are expected to be among the visitor favorites at this year’s festival. The ‘Flying Butterflies’ event, where butterflies are released outdoors en masse, will take place once a day and promises to be eye-catching.
The Hampyeong Butterfly Festival was selected as a recipient of the 2012 International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) World Festival & Event City Award. Admission to the festival is 7,000 won for adults, 5,000 won for teenagers and 3,000won for children.
<2013 Hampyeong Butterfly Festival>
Hampyeong Expo Park Hampyeong-eup Hampyeong-gun Jeollanam-do
April 26 – May 8, 2013 (09:00-17:00)
Adults 7,000 won/ teenagers 5,000 won/ children 3,000 won
※ Separate fees may apply to participate in hands-on programs (500 won -10,000 won)
Hampyeong Butterfly Festival http://www.hampyeong.go.kr/2008_hpm/hpm13/ (Korean)
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