Sponsors / Management
Yeongju-si / Yeongju Punggi Insam Festival Organizing Committee
Insam, ginseng, is a representative health food in Korea that boost energy and immunity. Yeongju Punggi Insam Festival is held every October when ginseng is at its most nutritious. The festival includes various ginseng themed programs like ginseng-harvesting, trying foods made with ginseng, exhibitions, cultural programs and more. Ginseng and red ginseng products are also sold at the festival at discounted prices.
Digging for ginseng, making ginseng alcohol, ginseng competition
Duration of Performance
Varies by program
Open to visitors of all ages
Across from the Yeongju Intercity Bus Terminal, take Bus No. 22 or 27 and get off at Punggi
Station Bus Stop.
Walk for approx. 5 min.
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