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Yeongyang Wild Greens Festival (영양 산나물축제)
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Period
05.17.2013 ~ 05.19.2013  
Address
37, Guncheong-gil, Yeongyang-eup, Yeongyang-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 영양군 영양읍 군청길 37 (서부리)
Location
Yeongyang-gun Office, Ilwolsan Mountrain areas
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-680-6062 (Korean)
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Sponsors / Management
Yeongyang-gun Office /
Introduction
Yeongyang-gun is the meeting place of Ilwol-san Montain and the Nakdonggang River. The town also takes pride in being home to several writers and martyred patriots. With its clean natural environment, Yeongyang-gun produces a large amount of wild greens that can grow only in uncontaminated areas.

Yeongyang Wild Greens Festival celebrates sannamul (wild greens), a gift of nature. Sannamul are high in vitamins, minerals and fiber, and used in a various Korean dishes. They also used to be presented to kings in ancient days. At the festival, various events will be held such as foraging for and gathering wild greens.
Programs
Exhibition
- History of wild greens
- Uses of wild greens
- Dishes made with wild greens
- Wild greens
industry
- Future of wild greens
- Hands-on experience with wild greens

Performances
- Music and cultural performances

Hands-on events
- Making a giant bowl of wild greens bibimbap (feeds about 1,219 people)
- Gathering wild greens

Sales
- Wild greens and other local agricultural products sales

Food samples
- Wild greens dishes, wild greens rice samples
Admission/Participation Fees
Free of charge
How to Particpate
Age Limit
Open to all ages
Transportation
From Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, take an intercity bus to Yeongyang (영양).
*Bus schedule (Subject to change): 08:20 10:40 13:50 15:30 16:10
From Yeongyang Bus Terminal (영양버스정류장), go right towards the Olleh building (a red "o" sign is on top of the building).
Go straight 125m and then turn right at the Korea Post (a red bird sign is on top of the building).
Go straight 400m till the YEONGYANG COUNTY OFFICE (영양군청) sign (blue street sign).
Turn left at the sign and then go straight for 150m to arrive at the festival venue, Yeongyang-gun Office.
Fax
+82-54-680-6049
Homepage
http://tour.yyg.go.kr



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