KCON USA , produced by CJ E&M and Mnet, will be back again this summer celebrating their sixth anniversary! KCON is returning to New York at the Prudential Center from June 23-24 and to Los Angeles at the LA Convention Center from August 18-20. New this year for Los Angeles will be an additional concert added for a total of three concerts.
KCON has been expanding to other countries since the convention began in 2012. Most recently it was announced that KCON Mexico would be March 17-18, the first year at this location. Last year KCON also launched conventions in Abu Dhabi, Tokyo, and Paris. No dates are announced for these cities as of yet.
Known as a leader in spreading Korean pop culture, convention goers will be treated to a plethora of K-beauty, K-food, and of course the concerts with some of the top K-pop groups. There will be sponsors and vendors at the convention, ranging from beauty/cosmetics to clothing and accessories to food.
During the day there will be many experiences for fans to check out. The schedule includes celebrity meet and greets, workshops, and panels on all aspects of Korean culture.
For the latest information on KCON USA, visit their website www.kconusa.com and follow @KCONUSA on Twitter. This is where artist line-up and other information is announced. Join the conversation online with fellow fans using hashtag #KCON17NY and #KCON17LA.
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SOURCE: KCON USA
Written by: MandaMae
Edited by: Lina