Seoul Lantern Festival
The Seoul Lantern Festival (Korean: 서울 등 축제) is a festival that takes place in Seoul, South Korea. It shows various themes through lanterns. It is hosted by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and is organized by the Seoul Tourism Organization. It has been celebrated every year since 2009. It has officially become an annual event. It is usually held from early in November and lasts 2 weeks.
In 2012, as 2.57 million people visited the festival, it gets to become the representative festival of Seoul.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official website - with photographs of each theme