2016 BIGBANG MADE [V.I.P] TOUR IN HONG KONG
- 22 – 24 July AsiaWorld-Expo, Arena, Hong Kong
The global leading boy band BIGBANG sets to seize the stage at AsiaWorld-Expo Arena again with their special tour “2016 BIGBANG MADE [V.I.P] TOUR IN HONG KONG” on July 22 - 24 (Friday - Sunday)!
A total of 3 shows of “2016 BIGBANG MADE [V.I.P] TOUR IN HONG KONG” will be held at 8:00PM on July 22 & 23 (Friday & Saturday) and 7:00PM on July 24 (Sunday). Priority booking for the tickets will be available exclusively to BOC Credit Cardholders from June 13 (Monday) to June 15 (Wednesday) through Hong Kong Ticketing (Online: www.hkticketing.com (10:00AM June 13 – 11:59PM June 15); Purchase Hotline: +852 31 288 288 (10:00AM – 8:00PM Jun 13 – Jun 15)). All priority booking services will end at 11:59PM on June 15 (Wednesday) or when priority booking tickets are sold out.
Public sales will begin at 10:00AM on June 16 (Thursday) through Hong Kong Ticketing (Online: www.hkticketing.com; Purchase Hotline: +852 31 288 288 (10:00AM – 8:00PM daily)). After the first day of public sales, any unsold tickets will also be available at Hong Kong Ticketing's Box Offices, K11 Select and Tom Lee Music Stores from June 17 (Friday) onwards.
Tickets are priced at HK$1,688, HK$1,388, HK$988 and HK$688 (all numbered seats).
The BIGBANG hype has continued to grow since their invincible come back with “MADE” project last year! This novel marketing strategy was an unprecedented success, whilst not only the great hits of “MADE SERIES” swept all major music charts, but their second world tour “BIGBANG 2015 WORLD TOUR [MADE]” also climaxed the power and influence of BIGBANG! The 10-month-long world tour took BIGBANG to 32 cities in 13 countries since its first kick-off in Seoul, drawing over 1.5 million audiences to 66 shows. With their unstoppable momentum, BIGBANG has topped all other KPOP artists with the most number of concerts held during 2013 to 2016 according to Billboard, once again proved their immense popularity around the world!
The teaser of BIGBANG 10th anniversary was recently released on their official social media channels, and before any of the 10th anniversary events being announced, BIGBANG would like to reciprocate the fans for their support along these 10 years with this special MADE [V.I.P] TOUR! The five members have demonstrated their great talents and glamorous style through all the concerts, and they decided to reveal the natural side of themselves through this exclusive tour! “2016 BIGBANG MADE [V.I.P] TOUR IN HONG KONG” has brought the elements of amazing mini concert performance and interactive fan meeting together in one show, which will surely deliver a brand new experience to all audiences, whilst the funny and amiable side of each member will also be perfectly depicted in it!
The five members have traveled around the Greater China Region to deliver this special stage and created many unforgettable happy moments with the fans! The tour was well received by all cities with over 100,000 tickets of 10 shows swiftly sold out during the public sales. In order to cope with tremendous demand and anticipation of the tour, BIGBANG has announced to add more shows in June and July, and it is expected to attract another 110,000 fans!
BIGBANG has uploaded three BIGBANG MADE [V.I.P] TOUR Diary For V.I.P video clips on their official Weibo to share and spread the joy of this tour! They have delivered a spectacular yet energetic performance and put their greatest effort to participate in all the games along the tour in China, which made all audiences enjoyed this special stage with great fun and laughter! The five members revealed many secrets during the “Lie Detector Game”, whilst the sweet and innocent childishness of each member was also thoroughly shown during other games, such as “Jumping Rope” and “Limbo Contest”. There were many different games added along the tour, which the fans cheered and screamed from the top of their lungs when the members participated in the fans-favorite game “Pebble Road”! The representatives from the event organizers revealed that there will be some new designed games to keep the Hong Kong show fresh and unique, making the tour eagerly anticipated by all fans in the region!
Besides the Greater China Region, BIGBANG has recently finished their fan event tour “BIGBANG FANCLUB EVENT ~FANTASTIC BABYS 2016~”. They delivered 27 shows in 4 cities, namely Kobe, Fukuoka, Aichi and Chiba.
Being one of the most prominent Korean artist groups, BIGBANG is enjoying high level of recognition worldwide and won the second place of TIME 100 list lately. BIGBANG was also selected as the “10 Power Celebrities of 2016” by Forbes Korea and awarded the “20 Best KPOP Songs of 2015” by Billboard, further underlining the status of the 5 member Korean boy band as the "ICON of the Era" in all aspects.