Happy Hallyu Day
Co-organized by The Philippine K-pop Convention, Inc. and the Korean Cultural Center. Hosted by the Korea Foundation for International Culture Exchange, Happy Hallyu Day is the first event of its kind, aiming to give its participants a taste of each element that makes the Korean Wave as influential as it is today.
The ultimate goal of one who is immersed in Hallyu is traveling to the motherland itself, Korea. What better way to kick-off your travel plans by having expert advice from speaker Ms.Gigi Yia, Editor-in-Chief of Sparkling Magazine who will share her ideas on making the most out of your trip to Korea. Furthermore, Mr. RJ Roque, Fashion stylist, photographer, and fashion editor of Meg Magazine will help complete the experience by providing fashion tips on how to dress-up Korean-style.
Missha Philippines will be holding a make-up demo and give us tips on how to achieve the Korean look!
DEAN, one of Korea’s hottest R&B artists who has also produced hit songs for groups such as EXO and VIXX, will bring his soulful vocals to Manila. As such, MCA Music will hold a special segment during the event.
Anticipate the performances of talented individuals from the KCC Traditional Dance Team who will showcase the traditional fan dance and drum dance.
Be a witness to a bigger Open Stage performers whose talents come from the different parts of our country. Take this opportunity to support our local talents and be there to get a glimpse of the stages that are up and running to be our opening act for this year’s Philippine Kpop Convention.
Korean Cultural Center, Korea Tourism Organization, Sparkling Magazine, KPub BBQ Restaurant, and PULP Live World, promoter of the biggest Kpop concerts will have their own respective booths in the event. Do check them out as these event partners who in their own fields have contributed in spreading the awareness of Korean Culture in the local scene will showcase their upcoming activities and latest offerings.
Make sure to also visit the booths of the participating fan club and check out their activities for you. Check out the event’s page for the list of fan clubs.
Register early at the PKCI Booth to join our games for the event. Brush up on your Korean Drama knowledge and get a chance to win original Kpop CDs, DVDs and KDrama and Movie DVDs. Raffle draws will also be held throughout the event, make sure to be inaide the venue when we call the lucky numbers! Be one of the first attendees to receive event freebies as well.
Have fun taking pictures at the photowall and pose with the available artist standees. You will also be able to try wearing Hanbok and be like your favorite Korean artists.
A limited number of tickets will only be made available for this free event to avoid overcrowding. First come, first served.
Share the love on your social network accounts by tagging us on Facebook and IG/Twitter: @kpopconph and use hashtag: #HappyHallyuDay.
Whether you are interested in Kpop or expanding your horizons and immersing yourself in the Korean Culture, be sure to catch the Korean Wave with us as there is something for everyone to enjoy in Happy Hallyu Day.
Korea Tourism Organization
Emerald Headway, Inc.
K-pub BBQ Restaurant
PULP Live World
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The Manila Times
July 19th, 2016