"Namdang-ri Jumbo Shrimp Festival "
The Cheonsuman King Jump Shrimps are one of the most popular foods in fall on the west coast. Ask anyone in Korea where you can find the best jumbo shrimps, and they'll all mention, Namdang-ri of Hongseong. Once you've tasted the jumbo shrimps here, you'll never forget its addictive flavor!
Situated in the Cheonsuman Bay, the Port of Namdang has a rich fishery of crabs, cockles and webfoot octopus nearby. Foodies from around the country visit the area during the jumbo shrimp festival season between early September and mid-October.
The Namdang-ri Jumbo Shrimp Festival is held around October every year, and a jumbo shrimp party takes place along the west coast from October to early November, which is the perfect time to enjoy fresh jumbo shrimps.