The world’s largest Korean culture convention and music festival KCON will be celebrating its 5th anniversary, and today announced dates and venues for its two U.S. locations in the New York metropolitan area and Los Angeles.

This year’s KCON NY will return to The Prudential Center and expand to two days with two concerts on June 24-25. KCON LA will kick off a month later, taking place over three days from July 29-31 at the Staples Center.

This year’s events is set to showcase even more vendors and all-new programming highlighting the rise in popularity of Korean beauty products, Korean food and the world of e-sports, which South Korea is a major producer of the top competitors.

Last year;s KCON saw more than 75,000 fans attend both LA and NY events with a lineup of artists that included Girls’ Generation, Super Junior, Shinhwa, SISTAR, GOT and more.


New York – 24th to 25th of June
Prudential Center

Los Angeles – 29th to 31st of July
Staples Center

For the latest KCON news check out www.kconusa.com and follow @KCONUSA on Twitter, where artist lineups and ticket information will be announced.

Check out the awesome KCON USA Trailer:

Image courtesy of KCON USA