Photo: Busan One Asia Festival (Credit: Busan Tourism Organization)
K Culture Festival will host a series of K-pop festivals and concerts in different regions of Korea as a nationwide festivity in September and October.
In September, two events will take place in Seoul - the Gangnam Festival and the Seoul Music Festival. Gangnam Festival will be held from September 26 to October 5 at COEX, while Seoul Music Festival will be held from September 28 to October 6 at Gwanghwamun Square. Both concerts feature a line-up of diverse K-pop artists to entertain the audience.
Next, Incheon will host its 11th annual Incheon K-pop Concert (INK Concert) on October 12 at Incheon Munhak Sports Complex. INK Concert draws in fans from Korea and abroad every year with fabulous stage performances by popular hallyu stars. Promotional booths for Incheon will also be set up for visitors to see and experience what the city has to offer.
In Busan, Busan One Asia Festival is scheduled to take place from October 19 to 25 at Hwamyeong Ecological Park. The festival will kick off with an opening ceremony featuring top K-pop stars, followed by a hip-hop concert, hallyu culture programs, idol fan meetings, and more. Featuring K-pop stars include AB6IX, Kim Se-jeong, Kim Jae-hwan, ITZY, Ha Sung-woon and more.
Festivals and concerts in other regions include the Live in DMZ on September 21 at Imjingak Resort’s Pyeong-hoa Nuri Park in Paju, Yeonggwang Expo K-Pop Concert on September 28 at Yeonggwang Sportium in Yeonggwang, Changwon K-Pop World Festival on October 11 at Changwon Sports Park in Changwon, and Asia Song Festival from October 11 to 12 at Ulsan Sports Complex Auxiliary Stadium in Ulsan.