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Courtesy: Hallyu Market's official website

‘Hallyu Market Ultimate’ is coming to Manila on May 27

by Joyce Remo
Courtesy: Hallyu Market's official website

ATTENTION, KPop fans! Ready your wallets because the biggest “K-budol” will be coming to town this Saturday.

After visiting Pampanga, Cebu, and Davao, the Hallyu Market Ultimate will take place on May 27 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. 

Dubbed as the biggest KPop merchandise bazaar, over 120 merchants will be present during the event organized by MakeItLive. It will offer a variety of KPop products including albums, photocards, and light sticks.

Fan artists would also be selling their fan-made merchandise in their respective booths.

Aside from KPop market booths, the bazaar will have photocard stations where attendees can trade, buy, and sell their favorite KPop idol photocards and decorate their toploaders and binders with fellow KPop fanatics.

There will also be a  variety of Hallyu activity booths where fans can get a chance to win exciting prizes.

A Korean-inspired cafe will offer food and refreshments to attendees of KPop bazaar.

But it’s not all about spending. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about South Korean culture by participating in Hallyu Talks.

Fans can also catch the exclusive performances of PPop groups YGIG and PLUUS at the Hallyu Market.

The event will run from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. while registration opens at 9:30 a.m.

Courtesy: MakeItLive on Facebook

Ticket rates and benefits

Those who want to join the event can gain access to the KPop bazaar for as low as P199. Meanwhile, the platinum ticket costs P499 and comes with an Ultimate Hallyu Kit and a priority lane pass.

Aside from the kit that includes a hand mirror, deco sheet, discount voucher card, Hallyu Market Ultimate Passport, and some goodies from its partners, Platinum ticket holders will also receive a free album from the organizers.

The album will be from any one of several KPop groups, including Treasure, ITZY, IVE, The Boyz, WayV, TWICE, NMixx, Astro, Fromis_9, GOT7, Stray Kids, Jisoo, Red Velvet, Ateez, Kep1er, Day6, and Ikon.

Tickets can still be purchased through Hallyu Market’s official website. Meanwhile, attendees can also buy walk-in general admission tickets on the day of the event.

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