Valentine's Day in Korea
Young Lee from Korea
Day is on February 14 in Korea. On that day, many
girls and young women give candies to their
In Korea, we have three days:
Valentine's Day, White Day, and Black
is another special day like Valentine's Day in
Korea. We call that day 'White Day." White Day is
on March 14. It is just the contrary of Valentine's
Day. Many boys and young men give chocolates to
their girl friends. Some confess their love to
their girlfriends on that day, so many young women
look forward to it.
of shops display a variety of chocolates and
candies before both Valentine's Day and White Day.
Downtown is crowded with many young people who want
to enjoy those days.
young people who had no girlfriend or boyfriend
didn't like those days because they spent them
alone. So, they made another special day called
'Black Day' for themselves.
Day is on April 14. On this day, they have Jajang
noodles with their friends who are in the same
situation. Jajang noodles are black, so that is why
they call it Black Day. However, it is still not as
popular as Valentine's Day and White Day.
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