This well-known Seoul festival, the 2019 Seoul Lantern Festival is held from November 1 (Fri) to November 17 (Sun) for 17 days nearby the Cheonggyecheon Stream area with the theme "Your Seoul, Dreams with Lights." The festival is hosted by the Seoul Tourism Foundation and funded by the Seoul Metropolitan Government. The Seoul Lantern Festival has featured the rich history and culture of Seoul for the last decade, and this year it will feature characters from traditional folk tales. Marking its 11th anniversary, the festival will present wonderful fairytales written in lanterns and lights under the night sky. Come see colorful and splendid fairytales shining brilliantly and the unique and varied lights of fairytale characters from all over the world.