One of the world’s largest K-Culture events is coming back to Filipino K-Culture fans as mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. holds KCON:TACT 3 virtual festival from March 20 to 28 via GigaFest.Smart.
KCON:TACT 3 is a K-Culture and pop music celebration featuring nine days of Korean content with live concerts and meet and greets with dozens of K-Pop artists.
Smart mines the passion for all things hallyu and lets fans stan their favorite K-Pop idols, catch their performances, and come close at meet-and-greet sessions by visiting GigaFest.Smart on mobile browser.
During the festival, fans can turn on light sticks, dance to the hits of idols, and connect with other fans the world over.
Lined up are the concerts and meet-and-greets with the hottest K-Pop acts such as AB6IX, A.C.E, ATEEZ, BTOB, Dreamcatcher, ENHYPEN, HyunA, iKON, ITZY, JESSI, JO1, KANGDANIEL, LEE JIN HYUK, LOONA, MAMAMOO, OH MY GIRL, P1Harmony, SF9, Stray Kids, SUNMI, THE BOYZ, TOMORROW X TOGETHER, TOO and WOODZ (CHO SEUNG YOUN).
Go to GigaFest.Smart, click on KCON:TACT 3 to watch them live March 20 to 28, 8 p.m. Philippine time.
KCON:TACT is the first ever online K-Culture festival that connects the world. Launched in June 2020, KCON:TACT is on its third season. Concerts and Meet & Greets get fans to the KCON world tour in advance, whole new virtual stadium contents V DIUM, KCON STUDIO which is a collaboration of artists and influencers introduce K-Culture.
Fans can register in Free Stories For All on the GigaLife app to have more than enough data to post and share their favorite moments from the virtual festival. Free Stories For All gives subscribers an extra 1 GB for Facebook, Instagram, Tiktok, and Twitter with every registration in any GIGA Stories offer, just dial *123# or access the GigaLife app and choose Free Stories.
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