Subject : Geumsan Insam (Ginseng) Festival 2013 starts Sep 6

DATE. 2013-09-04 오후 3:03:03 Visit. 1075

The Geumsan Insam (Ginseng) Festival 2013 will take place at the Geumsan Ginseng Museum plaza and at Geumsan Ginseng Market in Geumsan-gun, Chungcheongnam-do, from September 6 to 15. Celebrating its 33rd year, the festival will present a range of fun-filled programs to promote the health benefits of ginseng, for which Geumsan-gun is famous. At the Ginseng Folk Village, visitors will have a chance to participate in many ginseng-related programs such as the ginseng digging experience. At the international ginseng trade exhibition, visitors can see and purchase various kinds of ginseng products. Other events at the festival include a red ginseng foot bath, a ginseng jumak (a tavern selling alcohol) providing free samples of ginseng alcohol, and plenty of performances. Admission to the festival is free of charge. More info ☞Venue: Plaza in front of Geumsan Ginseng Museum and Geumsan Ginseng Market in Geumsan-gun, Chungcheongnam-do ☞Period: September 6 – 15, 2013 ☞Admission: Free *Fees may apply for some hands-on programs ☞Homepage: Geumsan Insam (Ginseng) Festival http://tour.geumsan.go.kr/ (Korean) *You may find a festival leaflet (English, Japanese, Chinese) at the bottom left side of the website. Geumsan Culture & Tourism http://tour.geumsan.go.kr/html/tour (Korean) Geumsan County http://www.geumsan.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) ☞Inquiries: +82-41-751-2484 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) ☞1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)