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Lively Scene of Gwangju World Kimchi Festival, The Third Period


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Gwangju World Kimchi Festival,

held from November 17th to 19th,

ended in great success.

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Gwangju World Kimchi Festival was held on each season.

The third period gathered around 32,000 people alone.

Total visitors of Kimchi Festival are counted as 64,000 people.

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On these three days during the third period,

many events and programs were held

as this period was the core of the whole festival.

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Many programs and cultural concerts including

Kimchi making event, Kimchi contest, Kimchi sharing event, etc

were giving interest to visitors.

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On Kimchi making event, everyone who attended could bring their own Kimchi home!

It would have been a good opportunity for whom didn’t prepare Kimchi for the winter.

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Kimchi contest is going on here.

It’s curious how the delicious Kimchi has been turned into various foods.

Many Kimchi-based cuisines were created here!

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Free food tasting event gives chance to have experience of Kimchi

and people can buy fresh agricultural products.

What a beneficial festival this is!

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There are various kinds of Kimchi, as this festival is about Kimchi.

Not only Kimchi people daily eat, there are more various kinds that are not much familiar.

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There were fun concerts during the festival.

Tightrope walking on a Kimchi festival?

Not only this, there were many attractions.

Festival atmosphere was all around the area.

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In Kimchi museum, Kimchi-related products are displayed.

Also, Kimchi of various seasons and special exhibition was being held also.

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Rice cakes could be made of Kimchi and Korean Sweets!

The beautiful figure was just amazing.

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Isn’t the color lovely?

Names and natures do often agree,

and these foods do.

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While enjoying Gwangju World Kimchi Festival,

you can figure out that there are innumerable kinds of Kimchi.

The proud food of Korea, Kimchi is.

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A Festival with taste and sight, Gwangju World Kimchi Festival!

The contents will differ a little, but how about attending the fourth period starting on Nov. 24?

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