KCON:TACT 3 – The Largest Online K-Culture Event in The World – Returns This Month – March 20-28
Programming Includes a World Tour of K-Pop performances, Online Fan Meet-Ups, and Artist Meet & Greets.
The world’s largest online K-Culture festival, KCON:TACT 3, will take place from 3/20(Sat) to 3/28(Sun) and is jam-packed with excitement. It includes K-Pop artist’s performances, online fan meet-ups, influencer workshops, and unique content for fans in the U.S. and Japan.
The star-studded lineup includes 26 artists leading the K-pop scene in the U.S., as KCON:TACT 3 aims to bring these artists especially for U.S. fans. The concert schedule is as follows:
- AB6IX, LOONA, OH MY GIRL, THE BOYZ will be performing on 3/20
- Dreamcatcher, SF9, TOMORROW X TOGETHER, WOODZ on 3/21
- Ha Sungwoon, iKON, Jessi, JO1, P1Harmony on 3/25
- A.C.E., EVERGLOW, HyunA, Lee Jin Hyuk, Stray Kids on 3/26
- ATEEZ, ENHYPEN, ITZY, SUNMI on 3/27
- For the last concert on 3/28, BTOB, Kang Daniel, MAMAMOO, TOO will be performing
These stages will be live-streamed at 5 AM (PST) / 9 PM (K.S.T.), with the ‘World Tour’ concept of visiting previous KCON cities in the U.S., Japan, Thailand and France. EVERGLOW, OH MY GIRL and WOODZ will also perform with the stadium concert content, ‘V DIUM’. V DIUM(VIRTUAL + STADIUM) is a virtual concert stadium created by the C.J. E.N.M. team aiming to bring the previously offline concert experience to life at home.
The detail and technology, including X.R. (extended reality), brings a life-like, immersive experience for fans watching at home, bringing fans and artists even closer together.
The online fan meet-ups and artist meet & greet will also return for KCON:TACT 3. It’ll provide the audience with new experiences like ‘Live KCON-ers’ and ‘Fan Featuring Stage’ where fans can participate in their favourite artists’ stages, and ‘Fan Request Stage,’ which offer interactivity between the artists and fans.
‘KCON STUDIO X DIA TV’ is returning as well. Na Haeun from ‘Awesome Haeun’ with 5.04M subscribers, ‘Jung Seonho’, famous for capturing funny moments with his mom, and Chuu from LOONA will be featured.
KCON:TACT 3 will feature new content tailored for fans in all parts of the globe, including content for fans in the U.S. One of KCON’s signature and most popular programs featuring influencers and artists will meet fans in each corresponding time zone and language. In the U.S., Ellen & Brian, Edward Avila, Reiner, and Susie Kelly will be featured in special programs and M&G.
Kim Hyun Soo, head of the Convention & Live Entertainment Business Division at C.J. E.N.M., said, “We are trying to provide a platform where all K-Culture fans around the world can come together and celebrate with us while we anxiously await the day to meet in person. We are excited about what is planned, including 26 K-Pop artists and the influencers who will be showcased at KCON:TACT 3. We are looking forward to this event.”
ABOUT CJ E.N.M.
C.J. E.N.M. is Asia’s leading entertainment and merchandising company headquartered in Seoul, Korea. Its entertainment division engages in a wide array of businesses across the industry spectrum, including media content, music, film (C.J. Entertainment), performing arts, and animation, providing its top-notch, original content to various media platforms.
C.J. E.N.M. has created, produced and distributed globally acclaimed contents, including Cannes-winning film Parasite, Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots, record-breaking box office hits Roaring Currents, Extreme Job, Ode to My Father, along with sought-after television series such as Mr. Sunshine, Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, Grandpas Over Flowers, I Can See Your Voice and more.
To offer the best K-Culture experiences worldwide, C.J. E.N.M. presents KCON, the world’s largest K-culture convention & festival celebrating Hallyu and Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), Asia’s most prominent music awards. With regional offices in Asia, Europe and the U.S., C.J. E.N.M. currently employs over 3,600 people. For more information, please visit: http://www.cjenm.com