The world’s No.1 K-culture festival KCON announced today a special KCON 2022 viewing party, taking the first step as a hybrid festival mixing the in-person and virtual. At the ‘KCON 2022 Premiere Viewing Party’ in LA, the audience will be able to watch their favorite K-pop artists’ KCON Premiere stages in Chicago in real-time. The event will also feature dance stage programs where visitors can connect with one another.
The viewing party will take place May 20-21 in Petree Hall at the Los Angeles Convention Center, setting excitement ahead of KCON LA this August.
KCON also revealed the official artwork that raises anticipations for the fun programs that KCON Premiere has prepared according to each region’s concept: Korea - 'MASTER QUEST,’ Japan 'DUGEUN DUGEUN QUEST' and U.S. - ' BEAT RUN QUEST'. More information on the timetable and programs will be revealed at a later date.
For tips on how to fully immerse and enjoy the events, check out the tutorial video released today.
The dates and line-up for ‘KCON 2022 Premiere’ and ‘KCON’ are as follows:
- 'KCON 2022 Premiere' in Seoul: May 7-8 at the CJ ENM center
Artist Lineup: HIGHLIGHT, KEY, MONSTA X, NiziU, NMIXX, STAYC, THE BOYZ, TO1, and artists from Mnet's <QUEENDOM 2>: Brave Girls, HYOLYN, Kep1er, LOONA, VIVIZ, WJSN
- ‘KCON 2022 Premiere’ in Tokyo: May 14-15 at Makuhari Messe Hall 4 - 6
Artist Lineup: ENJIN, INI, JO1, OCTPATH, OWV, TO1
- ‘KCON 2022 Premiere’ in Chicago: May 20-21 at Rosemont Theatre
Artist Lineup: BTOB, CRAVITY, NMIXX, STAYC, TO1
- KCON LA: August 19-21
- KCON JAPAN: October