2018 Boryeong Mud Festival in full swing on Daecheon Beach

Wrestling video – One of Korea’s biggest and best-loved summer festivals has kicked off.
The Boryeong Mud Festival burst into life on Friday.
and our reporter Kan Hyeong-woo is at Daecheon Beach in Chungcheongnam-do Province to give us a taste of the fun.
Marking its 21st edition this year, the Boryeong Mud Festival is one of the most popular events on the calendar for international visitors and expats in South Korea.
Last year, organizers say a staggering five-point-six million people came to the event.
And six-hundred twenty-thousand of them — well over ten percent — were foreigners.
Daecheon Beach, where the event is taking place, offers a number of special experiences for everyone,… ranging from mud wrestling to mud slides and mud painting.
Watch video for more details.