‘Power of K-pop’, Suwon K-pop festival ended in great success
(사진-SBS funE | 김현철 기자)
‘Suwon K-pop Super Concert’, celebrating 2016 Suwon Hwa-seong Visit Year, held successfully on June 17 and 18 at Suwon World Cup Stadium. 20 idol groups, including EXO, TWICE, I.O.I, and EXID showed great performances to audience. 26,000 audiences visited the concert on the first day and 28,000 audiences visited on the second day.
This event was managed to celebrate ‘2016 Suwon Hwaseong Visit Year’ and to attract more foreign tourists to Suwon. As it lived up to this expectation, many foreigners came to the concert. ‘It was a good chance to promote Suwon Hwaseong to the globe.’ Officials said.The City invited about 10,000 foreign people from all walks of life to the concert. Tourists from China and Japan enjoyed 3-day package tours including this concert and visited Suwon Hwaseong.
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The mayor of Suwon said, ‘This year is 220th anniversary of the construction of Suwon Hwaseong. So to celebrate this event, various festivals are planned for the next few years. We hope many tourists visit Suwon and enjoy many things to see and eat. With this change, our tourism industry will grow rapidly.’
Besides, the city has decided to donate the admission fees from the concert to scholarship foundation.
For more information, visit http://sima.suwon.go.kr or call 031 -228 - 380
[This article was written as part of SCVA(Suwon Center's Volunteer Activators) activities.]