Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)

  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)
  • Gwangju World Kimchi Festival (광주세계김치축제)

Explanation

Gwangju International Kimchi Festival is held to promote one of the famous locally produced specialties, Kimchi. The nation's singular Kimchi themed park, Gwangju Kimchi Town is the venue for diverse kimchi-related programs like cooking experience, art gallery, kimchi market, and other entertaining events. Also, the Presidential Prize will be awarded for the ‘Kimchi Master Competition’ held along with various hands-on programs. Participants can take home kimchi that they made themselves at the festival.


Inquiry

Gwangju-si • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-3991


Homepage

kimchi.gwangju.kr (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)


Information Use

Event Start Date : 2019년 05월 03일

Event end date : 2019년 05월 04일

Venue : Gwangju Kimchitown
kimchitown.gwangju.go.kr

Venue Locator : [Train]
From Yongsan Station or Seoul Station, take a train to Gwangju Station.
From Gwangju Station, take bus Yongbong No. 83 or a taxi to Jungoe Park (중외공원).  

[Bus]
From Seoul Central City Terminal or Dong Seoul Terminal, take a bus to Gwangju.
From Gwangju Bus Terminal, take bus Sangmu No. 64 or a taxi to Jungoe Park.

Organizer info : Gwangju-si

Contact the organizer : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-3991

Sponsor Information : Gwangju World Kimchi Culture Festival Organizing Committee

Sponsor Contacts : +82-62-613-3991

Charges (Hours) : Free admission / Participation fee may apply for additional experiences


More information

Introduction
Gwangju International Kimchi Festival is held to promote one of the famous locally produced specialties, Kimchi. The nation's singular Kimchi themed park, Gwangju Kimchi Town is the venue for diverse kimchi-related programs like cooking experience, art gallery, kimchi market, and other entertaining events. Also, the Presidential Prize will be awarded for the ‘Kimchi Master Competition’ held along with various hands-on programs. Participants can take home kimchi that they made themselves at the festival.

Location

110, Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul