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    당신의 서울, 빛으로 꾸는 꿈 2019서울빛초롱축제 Seoul Lantern Festival 2019.11.1(금)~11.17(일) 청계천((청계광장~수표교) 점등시간 17시 소등시간 22시(토,일 23시)

    Every November, Seoul Lantern Festival lights up Cheonggye Plaza and sections of Cheonggyecheon Stream with a variety of colorful lights under different concepts. The festival first started in celebration of the 2009 Visit Korea Year and has since grown into Seoul’s main winter cultural tourist festival sought out by over 2.5 million spectators annually.

    2019 Seoul Lantern Festival Overview
    Theme: Your Seoul, Light through Dream
    Date and Time: Nov. 1 – 17, 2019
    Lights on at 17:00, lights off at 22:00 (23:00 on Sat., Sun.)
    Venue: Cheonggye Plaza – Supyogyo Bridge, about 1.2km

    Event Themes
    Section 1: Seoul, Your Fairytale
    Section 2: Seoul, Find Your Fairytale
    Section 3: Seoul, Tales of the Olden Times
    Section 4: Seoul, Our Fairytale Land

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    Experience programs including floating wish lanterns, making paper fairytale lanterns, making traditional lucky fortune lanterns

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