2018 Boseong Green Tea Festival : Boseong Green Tea Festival is held every May in Boseong Tea Plantation listed on “31 Beautiful Sights on This Incredible Planet” by CNN, USA.
Tea Festival was held at the tea plantation on the hillside of Hwalseongsan Mountain on May 12, 1985 with pride in being the largest tea producer and the cradle of the tea industry in Korea.
Since Boseong has held a variety of tea events including the ritual for Tea God to pray for a good harvest of tea, Picking Tea Leaves, Making Tea and Tea Lady Contest, Tea festival was held together with the 12th Boseong Citizens’ Day in 1986.
The festival was renamed from Boseong Tea Festival to Boseong Green Tea Festival in 2009.
It has been elevating itself as the representative tea culture festival in Korea.