In the South Korean province of Chungcheongbuk-do, the Gammul Potato Festival is taking place. It is reported by Yonhap News with reference to its sources.
According to sources, the ninth potato festival will be held in the Kammul-myeon district of Kwisan County on June 22, 2019.
It is known that during the festival you can take part in digging potatoes. All participants, having paid 5 thousand won (~ $ 4,22), can take with them up to 5 kg of dug potatoes.
Also, within the framework of the festival, everyone will be able to taste various dishes of potatoes, take part in a competition for high-speed potato eating, for the construction of potato towers, in special auctions, as well as enjoy musical performances.