At last, a convention for Hallyu fans!

KCON 2012, the first large scale K-Pop convention in the U.S., will be held in Irvine, CA at the Verizon Amphitheater on October 13. Produced by Mnet America, this full day event will feature autograph signing sessions, celebrity panels, contests and workshops geared towards fans of K-Pop and K-dramas. The event will conclude with a star-studded K-Pop concert. Tickets go on sale on August 24 for $40.

As the first large scale convention, this event has hopes to become an annual event which will bring American K-Pop fans closer to artists and professionals in the K-Pop industry.

Details about the celebrity guests and the concert line-up are still TBA, so stay tuned for the latest news.

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