Concert in South Korea: Guide and dates for 2024


South Korea, the birthplace of Kpop and world-renowned bands such as BTS, is a must-visit destination for all music lovers. If you're planning to visit Seoul or other cities in the country, attending a concert is an experience not to be missed. But how do you get a ticket? Follow our guide!

How do I get a ticket for a concert in South Korea?

The explosive popularity of K-pop has led many groups to organize world tours. However, attending a K-pop concert in Korea is a unique experience. Concert halls are always packed, with fans singing and dancing to every song. In Korea, you can also witness the power of fandoms, with dedicated fan chants, personalized banners and incredible camaraderie.

Where can I buy tickets?

There are several platforms for buying tickets. Some concerts split seats and sell on multiple sites. Popular sites include Interpark, Yes24, Melon, Auction, Ticket Link, Stubhub and Ticket Bay. It's always a good idea to check several sites.

How to buy tickets

  1. Interpark Once you have registered with Interpark Global, search for the concert you want, confirm the details and follow the steps to finalize your purchase.
  2. Yes24 Register on Yes24, browse the "Live Concert" tab, select your favorite show and follow the steps to purchase.
  3. Melon Register on Melon Ticket Global, browse the main page for concerts of interest, select your preferred date and time and follow the steps to purchase.

Tips to increase your chances of getting tickets :

  • Join our fan clubs for priority access to pre-sales.
  • Make sure you have a good Internet connection. South Korea has one of the fastest Internet speeds in the world.
  • Get ready Before the actual day of ticket sales, make a mock purchase to familiarize yourself with the process.
  • Don't aim for the best seats : Main seats sell out fastest.
  • Check again later Unpaid tickets will be automatically cancelled after a certain period of time and put back on sale.
  • If you can't get tickets, try resale sites such as TicketbayBut expect to pay a higher price depending on supply and demand.

Other tips to get your concert tickets:

  • Use sites like Navyism or Timeanddate to synchronize your clock with the servers of ticketing sites.
  • Create accounts in advance on ticketing platforms.
  • If you're coming from another country to attend a concert, find out how to save on local flights.

Finally, if you're having trouble with payment, creating an account or navigating Korean sites, you can get help from services like Wonderful, which offers a team of bilingual personal assistants.

Upcoming concerts in 2024

SEVENTEEN TOUR 'FOLLOWMarch 30-31, 2024Incheon Asiad Main Stadium
PLAVE THE 1ST FAN CONCERTApril 13-14, 2024Olympic Park Olympic Hall
HIPHOPPLAYA FESTIVAL 2024May 4-5, 2024Seoul Nanji Hangang Park
YB TOUR LIGHTS; INFINITYMarch-June 2024Various locations across Korea

Concert dates to remember in 2023

NMIXXOctober 7, 2023Jangchung Arena, Seoul
Red VelvetOctober 21, 2023Gocheok Sky Dome, Seoul
BTSOctober 28, 2023Jamsil Olympic Stadium, Seoul
BLACKPINKNovember 4, 2023Gocheok Sky Dome, Seoul
TWICENovember 11, 2023Jamsil Olympic Stadium, Seoul
Stray KidsNovember 18, 2023Gocheok Sky Dome, Seoul
ITZYNovember 25, 2023Jamsil Olympic Stadium, Seoul
AespaDecember 2, 2023Gocheok Sky Dome, Seoul
NCT 127December 9, 2023Jamsil Olympic Stadium, Seoul
TXTDecember 16, 2023Gocheok Sky Dome, Seoul

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FAQ: Everything you need to know about concerts in South Korea

How easy is it to buy a ticket for a Kpop concert in South Korea?

Demand for Kpop concerts is very high, especially for popular groups. It is therefore advisable to book your tickets well in advance and to use reliable websites such as ticketmaster to avoid scams.

When is the best time to attend a concert in Seoul?

Seoul hosts concerts all year round. However, spring and autumn are considered the best seasons due to the pleasant climate. In addition, many music festivals take place during these periods.

Are there any age restrictions for attending a concert in South Korea?

Most concerts are open to all ages. However, some events may have age restrictions, especially those held in clubs or bars. It's always a good idea to check in advance.

South Korea is a paradise for music lovers, especially Kpop. If you have the opportunity to attend a concert during your visit, don't hesitate! It's an experience you'll never forget.

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