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|Featuring history, culture, and evergreen bamboo tree forests as a clean and ecological city, Damyang holds Namdo Food Festival in the area of Damyang Stadium in front of Juknokwon. This festival introduces a food exhibition hall that comprises of a variety of representative food in Namdo, and an event offering various healthy foods. Other events include parades, food contests, sampling, agricultural products sales market, food ingredients hall, food market and cultural art performances alike to entertain visitors.|
|- Official event: Sangdal parade, sangdalje (praying ceremony), reception, opening and closing ceremony
- Performance: Gugak performance, nostalgia concert, cultural performance from city and county
- Exhibited food sampling and sales
- Cooking contest, special cooking contest for foreigner
- Subsidiary event, special event, and etc.
-Goheung: making pomegranate tea
-Naju: watching chick hatching
-Wando: making yuzu tea
-Haenam: making sweet and sour mushroom (beoseot tangsu)
-Gangjin: planting bean sprouts
-Gokseong: making onion handkerchief
-Yeosu: making Dolsan leaf mustard kimchi (gat kimchi)
-Youngam: crafting hanji (Korean traditional paper made with mulberry trees) mirror
-Suncheon: crafting bracelet with Chinese pearl barley (yulmu)
-Damyang: making hangwa (Korean traditional sweets and cookies)
From Suncheon Bus Terminal or Suncheon Station,
Take bus 61, 63 or 68 to Naganeupseong Folk Village (낙안읍성).
Use the event's parking spaces numbered from 1 to 6 or VIP lots.
Find more details here (Korean only)
Take a bus bound to Damyang from U-Square (Gwangju Bus Terminal).
(Intervals: 15 min every day. / Travel time: 1 hr and 10 min.)
[Free shuttle bus]
*Bus 1: Stone Flagpole (석당간) ↔ Hakdonggyo Bridge (학동교) ↔ Jukhyang Munhwa Village (Namdo Minbak) (죽향문화체험마을사거리) Four-way Street ↔ Festival Venue (행사장)
*Bus 2: Metasequoia Road (메타세쿼이아길) ↔ Jukhyang Munhwa Village (Namdo Minbak) (죽향문화체험마을사거리) Four-way Stree ↔ Festival Venue (행사장)
*Bus 3: Baekjin Park (백진공원) ↔ U-turn at Museum (박물관) ↔ Manseong Rotary (만성로터리) ↔ Festival Venue (행사장)