Sponsors / Management
Lee Hyo-seok Literature Promotion Committee /
Hyoseok Cultural Festival is held to commemorate Korean writer Lee Hyo-seok and his popular novel "When Buckwheat Flowers Bloom," which mainly takes place in Bongpyeong. The festival offers diverse programs inspired by the book, allowing visitors to explore the author's work as well as the beauty of Bongpyeong with its buckweat flowers in full bloom. Visitors can also get to know more about the author by visiting the Lee Hyo-seok Culture Village and the Lee Hyo-seok Memorial Hall located near the festival venue.
- National Hyo-seok Essay Competition
- Lee Hyo-seok Literature Night
- Experiences & contest events
- Folk game play
- Performances & concerts
- Photo zone, etc.
* Programs and schedule are subject to change
Buckwheat Flower Photo Zone admission 2,000 won
Experience book 5,000 won
Lee Hyo-seok Cultral Center admission 2,000 won
Hyo-seok under the Moonlight 3,000 won
Raft ride 3,000 won / 5,000 won
Buckwheat Flower Train 5,000 won (Free entrance to the photo zone included)
Duration of Performance
Varies by program
Open to visitors of all ages
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