Wisconsin is known to be the state that produces 95 percent of the annual domestic production for ginseng, thus it is called the official state herb.
International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival event is the second celebration this year, having launched in 2017, and will now be celebrated in September 14-16 this year at 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.
This International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival, will be showcasing different activities and much will depict more about ginseng farming and you can also learn more about ginseng history lesson in Marathon County Historical Society, and see Poster Art Contest and Exhibits.
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. There will as well be festival’s performances that presents acoustic to lively cover bands to Native American dancers and the coronation of the festival queen during the opening, which makes everything more fun and exciting.
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. This company, the HSU’s Ginseng Enterprises, Inc., is the leading provider of high-quality ginseng products for the state of Wisconsin and the entire country since 1974.
The company is also handling both the three and one day tours for the International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival for anyone that will like to take part of the activity and you can make adjustment according to your availability.
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.
You can get more of your experience when you discover more of what you can in Wisconsin by participating in this International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival, especially when you have your friends and family with you in exploring.