The Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism said on September 27 that the "Korean Cultural Festival 2020" will be held online from November 10 to 29.
This is the first time the event is organized under the Government's policy of promoting the Korean cultural wave (Hallyu), to promote the development of related industries, attracting the attention of fans. with K-pop in particular and Korean culture in general.
Global Hallyu promotion ambassadors are Super Junior groups K.R.Y. and Red Velvet, will participate in the promotion and performance activities of the festival.
The event will open with the "INK Festival" in Incheon City (Incheon K-pop Festival) on October 10 with online activities such as K-pop performances, local culinary advertisements, popular tourist attractions. , online exchanges between Kpop singers and fans.
In November, videos of cultural experiences in 4 famous tourist cities (Mokpo City, Jeonju City, Gangneung City and Andong City) with the participation of Korean artists will be broadcast every day. a file on the SBS Entertainment YouTube channel. As tour guides, the artists will introduce the unique cuisines, tourist attractions, experiences and cultures of each area.
From November 8 to November 29, Kpop music night will be broadcast on SBS every Sunday night, set in 4 famous tourist cities. Viewers can watch the performances online through the Korea Cultural Festival's official website (www.kculturefestival.kr) and SBS KPOP Youtube channel.