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2014.8.27~9.4
Muju Firefly Festival, the Ministry of Culture,
Sports and Tourism appointed best festival in 2016,
is waiting for you this year as well with a nine day long
festival fulfilled with joy and pleasure.

Festival Name : The 20th MUJU Firefly Festival

  • Title : “Light of Nature, Light of Life, and Light of Future”
  • Period : August 27 (Saturday) ~ September 4, 2016 (Sunday) / 9 days
  • Venue : The whole area of Muju (Festival road to the village, Festival Headquarter Center (Ye-chae Cultural Center),
               Traditional Craft Cultural Center, Jinam Park, Nam Daecheon, Bandi Land, etc.)
  • Major Events : Nature experience event, cultural & art & play program, folk experience, food program, other related programs
  • Slogan : “Light of Coexistence, Spread throughout the world”
  • Host: Muju-gun, Jeollabuk-do
  • Organizer: MUJU FIREFLY FESTIVAL Committee
  • Sponsor: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Ministry of Education,
                Ministry of Environment, Jeollabuk-do, Korea Tourism Organization, Korea Local Promotion Foundation, etc.
  • Concept : Made in Muju

Light of Nature, Light of Life, and Light of Future

The 20th MUJU Firefly Festival

Slogan : “Muju love song resonates with light"

  • Going further
    with lights
  • With the love song on seven types of lights (water, sky, fire, forest, ground, clouds and wind light), hold various programs and onsite experiences relevant to Muju history and culture to position the region as the hub of the world's tourist attractions
  • Spread
    with lights
  • Spread the festival around the country so that all the people in the country and in the globe can continuously visit Muju
  • Resonate
    with lights
  • With various performances by the residents before the firefly's light parade, so that the tourists can be resonated along for a long period of time