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Hwacheon Concentrates Efforts to Freeze the Stream in Preparation for Ice Fishing Festival

Hwacheon Concentrates Efforts to Freeze the Stream in Preparation for Ice Fishing Festival

HWACHEON, Jan. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Hwacheon County in Gangwon Province is speeding up preparations for the 2020 Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival which has already been delayed by warm weather. The festival, after being delayed once due to warm weather, was expected to open on January 11 before it being delayed for the second time [...]

Hunt for Golden Rings Underway at Hwacheon Tomato Festival

Hunt for Golden Rings Underway at Hwacheon Tomato Festival

HWACHEON, Aug. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – The 2019 Hwacheon Tomato Festival opened Thursday afternoon in Hwacheon County, Gangwon Province. This year’s festival saw its curtain rise with “Find the Golden Ring,” the festival’s main event. As part of the program, participants have to find gold rings hidden in discarded tomatoes, tomatoes that are not commercially [...]