You can find the best deals on everything Korean through the Korea Grand Sale 2022. The Korea Grand Sale is a yearly event celebrating Hallyu and shopping tourism. This year, the event has been moved online. Even if you aren’t in Korea, you can enjoy everything the Korea Grand Sale has to offer virtually.
About the Korea Grand Sale
So, what is the Korea Grand Sale? Every year the Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism prepares a bunch of different promotional events for both nationals and foreigners to enjoy at the beginning of the year. This year the Korea Grand Sale starts on January 14th and ends on February 28th. This year the event is being held exclusively online for the first time. This is great news for those who are not currently in Korea!
During the Korea Grand Sale, you can find special offers on basically every category of Korean products and services. The event has partnered with hundreds of brands. Kpop merch, Korean snacks, K-beauty, luxury hotels, flights, plastic surgery, haircuts, etc – all discounted.
The event is also hosting a number of live shows and concerts. For the event’s opening, a live concert was streamed on YouTube featuring Everglow, Lachica, and TXT. Additionally, the event has partnered with several famous foreign YouTubers. On January 14, World of Dave hosted activities related to K-pop, K-heritage, and K-games. On January 20, Jeanette’s World will host activities related to K-winter and K-wellness. January 27, we can look forward to K-beauty content by High a day. And finally, Bianca Kartika will host activities related to K-food and K-stay.
How to Enjoy the Korea Grand Sale from Abroad
The Korea Grand Sale consists of many different events. It holds online shopping promotions on all of the hottest products in Korea. You can find these promotions by going to either the Travel & Shopping section of the website or the Special Benefit section.
For the Travel & Shopping section, you can select Duty-Free Shop and Online Platform to see items available for purchase overseas. Not every item in these categories is available for purchase abroad, so be sure to read the linked web pages.
On the Special Benefit section of the website, you will see 4 categories. The Tour category is great if you are planning your post-pandemic trip to Korea. They have discount flights, hotels, and tour packages. The Shopping category is ideal for those living overseas. Many of the partnered brands offer international shipping. In Experiences, you can find discounted online Korean classes that you can enjoy from abroad.
How to enjoy the Korea Grand Sale in Korea
If you are in Korea, everything at the Korea Grand Sale is for you! You can enjoy all of the discounts and events on offer.
The event is a great way to both find new experiences and to find discounts on everyday items. You can find discounts on experiences such as ski trips, plays, and traditional crafts. Or, you can enjoy discounts at places that sell everyday items such as Olive Young, Lotte, and Gmarket.
Additionally, you can join special giveaways such as Korea Grand Roulette. Up to three times per day, you can enter for a chance to win prizes such as gift cards and travel vouchers up to 1,000,000 won in value.
Normally, the Korea Grand Sale is held at Coex every year. To be honest, fewer free items and giveaways are available this year compared to the in-person event held previously. Normally, there are workshops and an expo where different companies set up booths and give out free products. Once tourism picks back up again, be sure to keep an eye out for the offline event!
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