The Buyeo Seodong Lotus Festival takes place every year in July for a week. The festival celebrates the beautiful lotus flowers that have blossomed for the summer and highlights the importance of preserving these flowers and appreciating natural beauty. The week-long festival’s main events will include an opening performance, celebratory performance, the birth of King Mu, and Seodong Seonhwa (서동 선화) Impact Show. Other hands-on programs like lotus flower origami classes, lotus flower soap making lessons, and lotus leaf-shaped candle-making sessions will also be available.
July 5-July 14, 2019
To get there, you can take an Intercity Bus from Nambu Bus Terminal in Seoul to Buyeo for about 2h. You can then take a free shuttle bus to the festival.
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