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SNEAK PEEK: CHRISTMAS SHINING WITH LIGHTS!

WriterAdministratorDate11/22/2018

1. Santa Claus and the Christmas Fairies, a special Christmas festival in the Lighting Museum

Just a word of ‘Christmas’ makes heart flutter. What on earth is Christmas? Where did Christmas come from? Who is Santa Claus? Is there any present for me? Santa Claus, Rudolph and the fairies are waiting for you to tell a whole story of Christmas in Lighting Museum.

Left: an exhibition decorated with various sculptures of a Santa Claus, the trees, animals,etc. and lights. / Right: the light of a scene of White Chirstmas is beamed down on the wall of an exhibition hall.

 

Exhibition information

Components: Main exhibition + Experience programs+ Theater performance
Additional Events: Taking photos with Santa Claus and the fairies (on weekends and holidays in December)
                                 Quiz show (on weekends and holidays in December)

Period: November 24, 2018 – January 31, 2019
Opening hours: Daily 10:00 – 17:00 (Last admission: 16:00)
Address: 235-48, Gwangjeok-ro, Gwangjeok-myeon, Yangju-si, Gyeonggi-do
Admission: Children(3-19) - KRW 4,000, Adults(20-64) - KRW 5,000, Over 65 years and less then 36 months – Free
Inquiries: +82, 70-7780-8911, 8913
Link: http://www.lighting-museum.com/wp/

 

 

2. The Festival of Lights in The Bortanical Garden of BCJ

As the only Festival of Lights in Paju, it features such a wonderful harmony of nature and lights. It opens from November 24, 2018 to March 3, 2019. Like the sky embroidered with stars, a beautiful night decorated with glittering lights will be spread before you. Actually The Bortanical Garden of BCJ was the film of about 100 TV dramas, movies, commercials, music video, etc. including TV drama ‘Descendants of the Sun’, ‘My Love from Another Star’, ‘Doctors’, a movie ‘The Handmaiden’ by director Park Chan-wook. If you saw one of the dramas or the movie and loved it, come and be a main character as if you were in a scene you liked.

Left: a beautiful garden and a fountain decorated with fancy lights. / Right: a light sculpture of a snowman.

  

Exhibition information
Period: November 24, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Opening hours: 13:00 – 22:00
Address: 242, Buheung-ro, Gwangtan-myeon, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do
Admission: Children - KRW 6,000, High and Middle school students - KRW 7,000, Adults – KRW 9,000
Inquiries: +82, 31-957-2004 
Link: http://bcj.co.kr (Korean only)


3. ‘Love in Provence’, Paju Provence Lighting Festival 2018

When the night comes, a beautiful Provence Village changes into a whole new world. Decorated with colorful and lovely lights and light sculptures, and lots of flowers Paju Provence Lighting Festival is Love-themed light festival. When you walk along the shining lights and picturesque French style buildings, you can feel as if you were walking in a village of a fairy tale.

Left: a wonderful night street decorated with the streetlamps and various stores. / Right: a fancy light garden seen through a light tunnel.

 

Exhibition information
Period: November 10, 2018 – April 30, 2019
Opening hours: From sunset to 22:00
Address: 77, Saeori-ro, Tanhyeon-myeon, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do
Admission: Free
Inquiries: +82, 31-946-6395
Link:
http://provence.town/



4. The 7th Bokjeong Eoullim Light Festival

The 7th Bokjeong Eoullim Light Festival brightens Bokjeong-dong area with splendid illuminations of shining trees, colorful light sculptures, photo zones, etc. to liven up the mood for Christmas from October 28 to the end of the year 2018. Various mini concerts and art exhibitions are held to celebrate it on weekends. The Bokjeong Eoullim Light Festival became a popular and proper tourist attraction of Seongnam City with positive supports and participants of several organizations in Seongnam City.

Left: there are 3 heart-shaped light sculptures. /Right: Visitors are taking pictures next to pillars decorated with colorful lights.

  

Exhibition information
Period: October 28 – December 31, 2018
Opening hours: From 17:00
Address: Bokjeong-dong Fountain Square/ 144, Bokjeong-ro, Sujeong-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do
Admission: Free
Inquiries: +82, 31-729-5841
Link: http://www.belf.kr/ (Korean only)