Seondeung Festival 2013 kicked off on November 30 and will run until February 14, 2014 at the area around Seondeung Plaza in Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do.
Mountain trout, Hwacheon’s local specialty, will be the theme for this year’s festival. The Seondeung Festival serves as Hwacheon’s local lamp festival as well as a subsidiary event for the upcoming Hwacheon Sancheoneo (Mount Trout) Ice Festival 2014. Seondeung Festival visitors will be able to see about 24,000 mountain trout lanterns on exhibit and a world traditional lamp display. Other events at the festival include writing wishes on cards and various performances.
Visit Hwacheon as early as now to get a preview of Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice Festival 2014. Admission to the Seondeung Festival is free of charge.
<Seondeung Festival 2013
: Seondeung Plaza area in Hwacheon-gun, Gangwon-do
: November 30, 2013 – February 14, 2014 (17:30 – 22:00)
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