Overview of Festival

History of Festival

HISTORY

Footprint of Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival

  • 2020
    • Launched the 2nd Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival Promotion Committee (Chairman: Son Mun-gu)

    • Appointed Byun Hyang-woo, the general director of the festival

    • Korea Preliminary Culture and Tourism Festival designated by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

    • Selected as the best festival designated by Gyeongsangbuk-do

    • Reorganizing the homepage (reactive) and launching an online program

  • 2019
    • Appointed Cho Cheong-kook, the general director of the festival

    • Appointed Byun Hyang-woo, the director of the festival

    • Selected as Culture and Tourism Promising Festival by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism

    • Selected as the best festival that Koreans want to visit the most

    • Title : Love for a thousand years, snowcrabs of the king

  • 2018
    • Appointed Cho Cheong-kook, the general director of the festival

    • Appointed Byun Hyang-woo, the director of the festival

    • Title : Yeongdeok Snowcrab loved by the king

  • 2017
    • Appointed Baek Seung-jin, the general director of the festival

    • Appointed Kim Kang-hoe, the director of the festival

    • Appointed the talent, Shin Gu as a Festival Ambassador

    • Title : Catch snowcrab monster

  • 2016
    • Appointed Shin Hyeon-sik, the general director of the festival

    • Appointed Shin Gu, a Festival Ambassador

    • Selected as Culture and Tourism Promising Festival by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism 2016

    • Developed six representative programs for Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival Held Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival for 4 days

  • 2015
    • Appointed Shin Hyeon-sik, the general director of the festival

    • Appointed Shin Gu, a Festival Ambassador

    • Participated in the Korea Festival Fair, Best Exhibition Operation Award

    • Yeongdeok Snowcrab Street selected as the ‘Star of Korean Tourism in 2015’

    • Held Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival for 4 days

  • 2014
    • Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival ,the best festival in Gyeongsangbuk-do for the fourth consecutive year

    • Held Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival for 3 days

  • 2013
    • Selected as the best festival in Gyeongsangbuk-do for the third consecutive year

    • Held Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival for 5 days

  • 2012
    • Selected as the best festival in Gyeongsangbuk-do

    • Golden Snowcrab Fishing Experience

    • Yeongdeok Snowcrab Auction Experience

    • Reenactment of the honored going of Taejo Wang Geon

    • Blue Road Walking Experience

    • Held Yeongdeok Snowcrab Festival for 5 days

  • 2011
    • Selected as the best festival in Gyeongsangbuk-do

    • Golden Snowcrab Fishing Experience

    • Yeongdeok Snowcrab Auction Experience

    • Reenactment of the honored going of Taejo Wang Geon

    • Blue Road Walking Experience

  • 2010
    • Selected as the best festival in Gyeongsangbuk-do

    • Hosted the first private consignment festival (non-profit corporation)

    • Sea Boat Fishing Competition for Yeongdeok snowcrab

    • Hosted National Arm Wrestling Competition

    • Snowcrab Gimbap Cooking Experience

    • Golden Fishing Experience