Highlight will be making their appearance at KCON this year while SF9 will attend their second.
Following the announcement of GFRIEND to KCON New York, it has been announced that Highlight and SF9 will be joining the convention. TWICE and CNBLUE are also confirmed to be attending.
Highlight will be making their first appearance at KCON while SF9 will be attending their second. SF9 is also scheduled to attend KCON Japan on May 19, 2017.
K-Pop fans on the east coast will be able to see Highlight and SF9 bring their energetic performances to New York. KCON New York will be held on June 23 and June 24 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey
Can You Feel It? We’re announcing that #HIGHLIGHT will be coming to #KCON17NY! #KCONLiveChat pic.twitter.com/esjgTCZD6Y
KCON USA (@kconusa) April 21, 2017
KCON is the largest K-Pop Festival in the world and has branched off since its inception to include several cities throughout the world. KCON was created by Koreaboo’s founders in 2012 after approaching CJ EM and Mnet with the idea to create a festival and convention for international K-Pop fans.
#SF9 is our next artist announcement for #KCON17NY this year! #KCONLiveChat pic.twitter.com/jNIFVCCPX1
It has now expanded to cities such as Newark, USA; Chiba, Japan; Abu Dhabi, UAE; Mexico City, Mexico; and Paris, France and sees 100,000+ attendees yearly.
The convention gives fans the chance to see multiple K-Pop groups and indulge in Korean culture and is a must attend for all K-Pop fans.