International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival: Knowing The Festival’s Highlights
Wisconsin is home to a wide array of ginseng farmers being responsible for the growth of 95 percent of the annual domestic production and that contributes to it being the official state herb of Wisconsin.
On September 14-16, the second annual celebration of the International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival will be held in the 400 block in Wausau. It is a form of a culinary and agricultural festival that focuses on the agriculture and celebration of the ginseng industry which has had such a great impact on the Wisconsin economy.
Such festival features many exciting activities such as having historical tours to learn about ginseng farming and getting more info about ginseng history lesson in Marathon County Historical Society, Poster Art Contest and Exhibit.
Part of the activities also includes food booths with unique, ginseng-infused foods that the festival has to offer and quench your thirst with unique beverages, such as Ginseng-infused wine, beer, soda and coffee, a 5K run, cooking demonstrations, and Granite Peak Chair Lift Rides to take in the incredible view of Wausau from Rib Mountain. The festival will also be crowning its queen during it opening ceremony that makes it more exciting and interesting and also, enjoys of the festival’s performances, featuring everything from acoustic to lively cover bands to Native American dancers, all presenting a high-energy, fun atmosphere.
The three-day celebration festival is spearheaded by HSU’s Ginseng Enterprises, taking the lead work of this year’s activity and fun for the event. HSU’s Ginseng Enterprises, Inc is the is considered to be the leading provider of high-quality ginseng products for the state of Wisconsin and the entire country since 1974 that makes them very well known.
HSU’s Ginseng Enterprises, Inc, will be hosting as well the offer for both the three and one day tours for the International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival, for anyone interested with the choice to fit their schedule of fun and learning.
It is said that the tour will be full of a wide array of exciting activities that feature farming, culinary, cultural and historical aspects behind this industry of ginseng that can prove to be informative and full of fun.
You can visit the company website, and get details from their page about the tour that they offer and all the activities for the festival and see which can fit your visit schedule and that can be good for you too to enjoy.
Discover more what Wisconsin has to offer and be involved in the International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival here, with your family and friends for a wonderful and fun experience.