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.
There will be several activities that will be presented in this year’s International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival that will include historical tours to know ginseng farming and be learning about ginseng history lesson in Marathon County Historical Society, and you can as well witness Poster Art Contest and Exhibits.
There will also be a 5K run, a Granite Peak Chair Lift Rides to take in the incredible view of Wausau from Rib Mountain, cooking demonstrations, and 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, and much more that you can enjoy. What makes the festival more exciting and fun is the performances that feature everything from acoustic to lively cover bands to Native American dancers, and the crowning its queen during it opening ceremony, where all presenting a high-energy, fun atmosphere.
HSU’s Ginseng Enterprises, Inc.is taking the lead in making this three-day celebration festival a gearing success this year. 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.
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.
This tour mentioned will showcase a full of a wide array of exciting activities that feature farming, culinary, cultural and historical aspects behind this industry of ginseng.
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.