The annual Boryeong Mud Festival takes place every summer in Daecheon Beach in the little town of Boryeong, South Korea. And as you might have guessed, it involves a lot of mud.
At first the main objective of the festival was to be a symbolic event to enhance the Mud publicity and its benefits to the people of Korea. The city invented mud cosmetics by using the mud gathered from the land near Daecheon beach. Now a days it is one big event that gathers people from all over the world in this unforgettable experience.
It’s one of the most popular and memorable festival in Korea, easy to access to the location. A themed experience in which people apply, or even throw, mud on their bodies. As many fun events the festival has: mud wrestling, mud king contest, mud fireworks fantasy and mud sliding. It’s the largest festival that gathers the biggest amount of foreign participants in South Korea.
During the festival you may find a loto of activities and events involving mud, such as: mud wrestling, mud king contest, mud fireworks fantasy and mud sliding.