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[Korea] Meet K-pop Stars in Gwangju April 28!

  • Date04/09/2019
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Photo: SBS Super Concert Poster for 2019 FINA World Championships (Credit: SBS)

SBS Super Concert sponsored by Korea Tourism Organization for the 2019 Gwangju FINA World Championships will be held at Gwangju World Cup Stadium on April 28, 2019 starting at 19:00.

For the success of the FINA World Championships, the K-pop concert will be held free of charge, but due to limited space, only those with tickets will be able to enter. The concert will be headlined by BTS, Momoland, Twice and more. Various Korean culture activities are also planned within the stadium such as wearing hanbok, hallyu star photo zone, K-pop dance and K-beauty experience.

With the amazing line-up planned, getting tickets to the concert is going to be difficult, but for foreigners, there are three ways to get tickets.

First, Visit Korea For Me, a Korea Tourism Organization FIT website, is holding a promotional event until April 11. The website is also selling a tour package that includes transportation.

Second, the shopping website 11 Street is giving away free tickets on a first-come, first-served basis starting 17:00 on April 11. You must log-in with 11 Street ID to participate.

Lastly, ticket can be requested at overseas offices of Korea Tourism Organization. Currently, overseas branches including Beijing, Shanghai. Guangzhou, Shenyang, Chengdu, Xi'an, Wuhan, Ulaanbaatar, Hong Kong, Taipei, Tokyo, Bangkok, Hanoi, Manila, Dubai, Istanbul, Almaty, Toronto, Sydney. and Moscow have partnered with local travel agencies to provide tour packages including a free ticket to the concert. For detailed information about the tour packages, please visit the official KTO company website to find the overseas office nearest you.

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Meet K-pop Stars in Gwangju April 28!

☞ Date: April 28, 2019
☞ Time: 19:00 ~
* Concert ending time subject to change
☞ Address: 240, Geumhwa-ro, Seo-gu, Gwangju (광주광역시 서구 금화로 240)
☞ Directions:
- Bus: From Gwangju Bus Terminal, walk approx. 490m to Gwangcheon Bus Stop. Take Maewol Bus No. 47 and get off at World Cup Stadium Bus Stop. Walk approx. 10 min to Gwangju World Cup Stadium.
- Taxi: From Songjeong Station, take a taxi to Gwangju World Cup Stadium (approx. 25 min / 11.3km).
☞ Main events: K-pop concert including BTS, Momoland, Twice and more; hanbok experience; Hallyu Star Photo Zone; K-Pop dance and K-Beauty experience
☞ Websites
- SBS Super Concert Official Website: sbssupercon.com (Korean only)
* Ticketing
- Visit Korea For Me: visitkoreaforme.com (English, Japanese, Chinese)
- Korea Tourism Organization: kto.visitkorea.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
- 11 Street: www.11st.co.kr (Korean, English, Chinese)
☞ Inquiries

- Visit Korea For Me: supercon.kr@gmail.com (English only)
* Inquiries only available through e-mail
- 11 Street: +82-1599-0110 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Vietnamese, Thai, Malay)