The food that is the source of Korean national pride and a must at every meal, must, of course, have its own festival.
The Gwangju World Kimchi Festival sees all manner and varieties of kimchi — taste it, take pictures of it, walk amongst it and enjoy this week at Gwangju Kimchi Town, a theme park dedicated to Korea’s most famous food export.
Explore the traditions of the fermented dish with a variety of experience programs, and diverse events where you can also purchase and make kimchi on-site.
The event gets underway October 25 through 27.
Dates: October 25 – 27
Location: Gwangju Kimchi Town