Teen Top to Headline Korean Culture & Tourism Festival in Times Square

Courtesy of CJ E&M America

Teen Top at KCON 2015 New York

Teen Top is set to promote Korean culture in the heart of the Big Apple. The boy band will headline the Korean Culture and Tourism Festival in Times Square on Friday, October 23.

Starting at 11:00am EST, attendees will be treated to a hourly performances relating to Korean culture. There will be traditional dance troupe Sound of Korea, K-pop choreography showcased by cover act The Class, Taekwondo performers, drummers, DJs and more. The night will culminate with a 6:00pm EST performance by Teen Top, who last visited the East Coast in August for KCON 2015 New York.

The one-day festival is an effort by the Korea Tourism Organization to promote the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korean county Pyeongchang and rekindle tourism interest in the country after it slowed following a domestic outbreak of MERS.

The festival will take place in Times Square, specifically on Broadway between 43rd and 44th streets.


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