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From Friday, May 11 2018 to Sunday, May 13 2018
Each year in Seoul, the Lotus Lantern Festival celebrates the birth of Prince Siddharta, known as Buddha. To mark the occasion, lotus-shaped paper lanterns are hung up and lit to wish happiness to those around you. If you're after total immersion in Asian culture, you're sure to love this event. The variety of activities and impressive parade will provide visitors with the chance to enjoy a festival atmosphere. These visitors invade the city and make this event one of South Korea's most important festivals.