Excited for the KCON 2019?

KCON Global
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As officially announced by CJ E&M, the annual event will be held in the following areas:

  • Japan (May 17 to 19)
  • New York, USA (July 6 and 7)
  • Los Angeles, USA (August 15 to 18)
  • Thailand (September 28 and 29)

KCON is known as the world’s largest K-culture festival held annually for K-pop fans across the globe. The said event has already been visited by around 823,000 fans in North & South Americas, Europe, Asia, Middle East, and Oceania for the previous year. According to Hello KPop, KCON has collected ahead of one million cumulative audiences worldwide.

Photo Credit: Hello KPop

As reported by The Jakarta Post, the conventions that will take place alongside K-Pop concerts for this year will feature a number of separate events to attract local fans including beauty-themed “KCON Girls” and “KCON Rookies,” a showcase for up-and-coming K-pop artists.

The organizers of CJ E&M have also said that the number of attendees is expected to surpass 1 million this year.

The first KCON event was held seven years ago in California and has since grown into a global festival that encompasses K-pop, beauty, fashion, TV and lifestyles.

4Minute and VIXX to Perform at KCON in California
Photo Credit: Soompi

You can check out this link for the line-up of performances in Japan.

 

Source: The Jakarta Post; Hello KPop


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