KCON 2018 New York will take place between June 23-24 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The next 2 artists announced to be attending are NCT 127 and Stray Kids.
NCT 127 will be making their fourth KCON appearance, previously attending KCON Mexico, New York, and Los Angeles, all in 2017.
Stray Kids will be making their second KCON appearance, with their first being at KCON 2018 Japan.
KCON is the largest K-Pop Festival in the world and has branched off since its inception to include several cities throughout the world. KCON was created by Koreaboo’s founders in 2012 after approaching CJ E&M and Mnet with the idea to create a festival and convention for international K-Pop fans. It has now expanded to cities such as Newark, USA; Chiba, Japan; Abu Dhabi, UAE; Mexico City, Mexico; Paris, France; and Sydney, Australia and sees 100,000+ attendees yearly.