[KCON 2017/Video] KCON to Launch in Mexico
KCON, the world′s largest K-Culture festival, will be heading to the Mexico for the first time ever this year.
This year, CJ E&M will be holding KCON, which began in the U.S. in 2012, in Mexico. KCON is in its sixth year and their first Mexico event will be held at the Mexico City Arena on March 17-18.
Artists confirmed for the March festivities in Mexico include NCT 127, ASTRO, Monsta X, Eric Nam, Red Velvet, EXID, Infinite H and BTS.
Continuing on from last year′s KCON Abu Dhabi, KCON Japan, KCON France, KCON NY and KCON LA, the festival hopes to bring Korean culture to a wider audience this year.
Since first beginning in California in 2012, KCON has expanded around the world throughout the years. In 2015, KCON expanded outside of the United States for the first time through their Japan festival. And in 2016, KCON expanded to yet another two countries, adding Abu Dhabi and France to their calendar.
Watch the official trailer below and visit the KCON 2017 Mexico page for more information.
Photo credit: CJ E&M