Boryeong Mud Festival

17~27 July, 2015

It is one of the most publicized and memorable, well-being festivals in Korea which takes the form of an experience themed festival where people apply mud on their body and throwing themselves on the mud. Centered around the mud flats of Daecheon Beach, the festival offers programs such as mud flat overcoming event, mud flat experience, marathon and other unique events. Various linked events including city tour programs for major tour sites of Boryeong and night events will take place during the mud festival period. The shell-shaped white sands of Daechon Beach allows visitors to enjoy both the water and the mud. (White sand area: length – 3.5 km, width – 200 m) 2-hour drive from the urban areas and convenient transportation from countrywide allows easy-access to the location. It is the largest festival that garners the largest foreigners participate in South Korea.

The Main Events of Boryeong Mud Festival

* Experience Event - (Mud Massage, Large Mud Bath, Mud Mob Scene, Color Mud, Mud Air-Bounce, Experience, etc.)
* Special Exhibition Events - (Mud Festival Photo Exhibition, Mud Cosmetics, Festival Character Goods, etc.)
* Related Events - (Global Festival Forum, World Mud Skin Care Contest, Mud Cosmetic Academic Seminar, etc.)
* Night Time Events - (Mud Festival Opening Ceremony Performances, Mud Rock Festival, Hip Hop-Rave Party, etc.)


Boryeong Mud Festival Events

There are many events such as mud wrestling, mud king contest, mud fireworks fantasy and mud sliding. There will also be a photo competition in which past members have come in first place. This is a high profile event. There is a gorgeous beach there as well, which will come in handy as you won’t have any choice but to get muddy. If you are not muddy you will be put into a prison until you get some mud on your body.

You will have the chance to join the adventurous silt extreme training experience. This is a various marine-type extreme training course on silt such as silt basic training, games, cavalry battles and human pyramid. The mud itself is very good for your skin and health, so you can save money on a facemask and come along with us. At night, you can relax or experience some games and watch fireworks with friends at the gorgeous night beach.

The beach itself is very beautiful and a great place to go swimming, and this is one of the biggest festivals in Korea, so please don’t miss out on this great day! Be sure to specify which day you would like to go.In addition, there are 78 big and small islands including a fantastic one like God kneaded and 36 precious cultural heritages like Woiyeon-do, Muchangpo sea road famous for Mosaic Miracle, Cold pool even you feel chilly in summer, coal Museum, national Treasure, Namhyehwasang Baekwol Bogwang Monument and etc., so visitors can sight-see and enjoy all of those things. Hence, we want to let people know about the Cultural sightseeing locations in Boryeong in relation to the main festival!


  • Enjoy Mud with sunshine!
  • Make impressive souvenir in Korea.