Have you heard the news? No, it’s not about The Dresden. KCON is coming to the Staples Center. KCON is an annual convention that is held in various locations throughout the world and it is a Korean Wave convention dedicated to sharing “All Things Hallyu” to American fans. This year, KCON will take place over a number of days from Thursday, August 15th through Sunday August 18th. Get your tickets today!
During this event, there will be a variety of special guests, concerts featuring your favorite Kpop artists, as well as programs including panels, dance workshops, fan club meetings and more. During these panels, you’ll have the opportunity to some of your favorite influencers and YouTubers talking about a variety of topics from beauty to video content to K-Pop. There will also be panels featuring industry insiders so you’ll be able to get the inside scoop on what the K-Pop industry has in store. Some special guests include JUN, Kevin Woo, Soju – featured on season 11 of Ru Paul’s Drag Race, Holland, and more. There will also be a panel featuring KCON Rookies – those artists and groups that are new to KCON. This year, artists include AB6IX, Ateez, Loona, and more. This year, the event will be held at the LA Convention Center. Consider staying at a hotel close by such as the LA Hotel.