Throughout the recent years, there's no denying that the Hallyu wave is just getting more widespread here in the Philippines. From music to dramas to variety shows, fans never really run out of things to watch and stars we wang to see in person.
To help you prioritize better on which show and concert to go to, we give you a rundown of all the upcoming Hallyu events happening for 2020! Don't forget to bookmark this page as well, because we will be updating them from time to time as more shows and dates are announced!
Eric Nam's 'Before We Begin' Tour in Manila
January 10 (New Frontier Theater)
Korean American singer Eric Nam is finally heading to perform as part of his Before We Begin Asia Tour! Happening on January 10 at the New Frontier Theater, he is set to perform songs like "Congratulations", "Honestly…", "Runaway", and more for his Filipino Namnation!
The singer debuted in 2013 with the EP Cloud Nine, led by the song "Heaven's Door". He's also recently just released his English album Before We Begin, led by the song "Congratulations", a collab with Marc E. Bassy.
Tickets are priced from P2700 to P8900, and are on-sale via Eric Nam's official website. The show is presented by Onion Productions.
Kim Myung Soo's [Come With Me] Fan Meeting in Manila
January 12 (New Frontier Theater)
Singer and actor Kim Myung Soo will be meeting his Filipino fans for his Come With Me Fan Meeting, happening on January 12 at the New Frontier Theater.
Kim Myung Soo first debuted as a member of boy group Infinite before he enters the world of acting. He has starred in various dramas since, including Shut Up Flower Boy Band, The Emperor: Ruler of the Mask, and Angel's Last Mission: Love.
Tickets, priced from P4240 to P1070, are now on sale via TicketNet. The show is presented by CDM Entertainment.
Winner's [CROSS] Tour in Manila
January 25 (Mall of Asia Arena)
PH Inner Circle, Jinwoo, Seunghoon, Mino, and Seungyoon of Winner are set to come back to Manila on January 25 at the Mall of Asia Arena for their [CROSS] Tour!
Formed in 2013 under YG Entertainment, the group made their most recent comeback last October with Cross, which is led by the single "SOSO".
Tickets for the show are priced from P2500 to P15000, and can be purchased via SM Tickets. The show is presented by Pulp Live World.
Tiffany Young's "Open Hearts Eve" Part Two in Manila
January 25 (New Frontier Theater)
Tiffany Young is coming back to serenade her Young Ones this January 25 at the New Frontier Theatre. This will be her first solo concert in the Philippines so fans can only expect an amazing stage from the global diva herself.
The 30-year old singer debuted as a member of SM Entertainment's Girls Generation. She is also the second member to pursue a solo career, and she has since released 2 mini albums, with the most recent one being Lips on Lips, with the title tracks "Born Again" and "Lips on Lips".
Tickets are now on sale via Ticket Net. Ticket prices go from P4500 to P14000, with each tier inclusive of special perks and freebies. The show is presented by Transparent Arts and promoted by CDM Entertainment.
CANCELLED: Yeo Jin Goo's "Memory Line" Fan Meeting in Manila
February 1 (New Frontier Theater)
Just a few months after IU – *coughs* Jang Man Weol – graces the country with her presence, her Hotel Del Luna co-star Yeo Jin Goo is set to follow her lead as he adds a Manila stop to his Memory Line Fan Meeting tour, happening on February 1 at the New Frontier Theater!
The 22-year-old actor is fresh from the success of his most recent drama, Hotel Del Luna, which is known to be one of the highest-rated Korean drama in cable television in history. There, he played the hotelier Ku Chan Seong, who is given the ability to see the dead by the owner Jang Man Weol so he can work for her at the Hotel del Luna, one which serves the souls before they go to the afterlife.
Tickets go from P2625 to P7875, and are now on-sale via TicketNet. The show is presented by Wilbros Live.
Seventeen's "Ode To You" in Manila
February 8 (Mall of Asia Arena)
Filipino Carats are in for a treat this year because SEVENTEEN is set to come back to Manila as part of their Ode To You Tour. The concert is happening on February 8 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Less than 2 years since they went here, S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, The8, Mingyu, DK, Seungkwan, Vernon, and Dino will be performing their hits, from their latest release, An Ode, headlined by the song "HIT".
Ticket prices go from P2000 P15000, and will be going on sale this January 12 via SM Tickets. The show is presented by Pulp Live World.
RESCHEDULED: Running Man, A Decade of Laughter in Manila
February 9 (Mall of Asia Arena)
Celebrate a decade of Running Man with the cast themselves this February 9 at the Mall of Asia Arena! Yoo Jae Suk, Ji Suk Jin, Kim Jong Kook, Song Ji Hyo, Haha, Lee Kwang Soo, Yang Se Chan, and Jeon So Min will all be visiting the Philippines for a show that's filled with nothing but thrill and excitement!
Running Man, which first aired in 2010, is a South Korean variety show where cast members play mental and physical games in different spots across Korean and other countries. It's also known for the Name-Tag Ripping Challenge, which is something that fans anticipated in every episode.
Tickets are priced from P2000 to P10500, and will be on sale starting January 19, 12NN via SM Tickets. This show is proudly brought by PULP Live World.
UPDATE: This show has been moved to June 21, 2020.
POSTPONED: Ong Seong Woo's "We Belong" Fan Meeting in Manila
February 25 (Smart Araneta Coliseum)
Singer, actor, and former Wanna One member Ong Seong Woo will be meeting his fans on February 25 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Ong Seong Woo debuted as a solo artist just last year with the mini-album Heart Sign. He then went on to acting, starring as the lead character Choi Jun Woo in the drama At Eighteen.
Tickets, priced from P2500 to P10500 are now up for sale via TicketNet.
NCT Dream's "The Dream Show" in Manila
February 29 (New Frontier Theater)
NCTzens, the boys of NCT Dream are coming back to Manila this February 29 for their NCT Dream Tour: The Dream Show Tour!
Comprised of members Renjun, Jeno, Haechan, Chen Le, Jisung, and Jaemin, NCT Dream is the third sub-unit to the SM boy group NCT. The sub-unit started out in 2016, and has since released 3 mini albums. They made their most recent comeback in 2019 with We Boom.
Tickets for the show are priced from P5000 to P10000, and will be on sale starting January 26 via TicketNet.
POSTPONED: Jung Yong Hwa's "Still 622" Concert in Manila
March 6 (Mall of Asia Arena)
Singer and actor Jung Yong Hwa is returning to perform at the Mall of Asia Arena this March 3 as part of his "Still 622" concert tour, his first after finishing his mandatory military service.
Jung Yong Hwa debuted as the vocalist of the Korean pop-rock band CNBLUE, with the single "I'm A Loner". The band last visited in Manila in 2017, where they performed at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. He also appeared in dramas like Your Beautiful, Heartstrings, The Three Musketeers, and The Package.
Tickets, which are priced from P3500 to P13500, are on sale via SM Tickets.
RESCHEDULED: Hyukoh Live in Manila
April 4 (New Frontier Theater)
Hyukoh, a South Korean indie band, is finally coming for a concert in Manila this April 4 at the New Frontier Theater, so fans who have been patiently waiting to hear their songs live are finally up for a treat!
The band made their debut in 2014, but it was in 2015 where they got more and more popular in the mainstream music industry. They have since released 1 studio album and 3 mini-albums, the latest one being 23, led by the song "LOVE YA!".
Tickets are from P2000 to P5000, and can be purchased via TicketNet. The show is presented by Karpos Multimedia.
UPDATE: This show has been rescheduled to June 29.
POSTPONED: (G)I-DLE's I-LAND World Tour in Manila
Korean girl group (G)I-DLE is including Manila in the list of stops for their upcoming I-LAND World Tour. The show is set to happen this June 13, the venue still to be announced in the coming days.
(G)I-DLE, which was formed under CUBE Entertainment in 2018, is composed of members Miyeon, Minnie, Soojin, Seoyeon, Yuqi, and Shuhua. They debuted with the song "LATATA", the title track to the mini-album I Am. They recently released their debut Japanese album LATATA.
More information on the upcoming show is yet to be announced.
Stray Kids' District 9: Unlock in Manila
June 20 (Mall of Asia Arena)
PH Stays, the boys of Stray Kids are making their way back to Manila this June 20 at the Mall of Asia Arena as part of their new tour District 9: Unlock!
Bang Chan, Lee Know, Changbin, Hyunjin, Han, Felix, Seungmin, and I.N. will once again be showcasing their music for their fans, performing their hits like "My Pace", "Miroh", "Side Effects", and more.
Tickets are priced from P2500 to P13500. Tickets fo on-sale this April 19 via SM Tickets.