Are you ready for the new unique love story? MBC’s “Check Out the Event” is an upcoming romance drama about two ex-lovers who win a couples trip during a lottery before ending their relationship. Two other couples pretend to still be together to go on the trip as they travel to Jeju Island.
Ha Song Yi, a coordinator at an arboretum (botanical garden) who goes through rough days after ending together with her boyfriend, while her ex Park Do Kyum, the secretly soft-hearted leader and vocalist of an indie band.
An Woo Yeon will play their tour guide. Where Seo Ji Kang develops feelings for Ha Song Yi over the course of the trip. Different characters with different feelings. Before that, here are three reasons why you should watch this beautiful upcoming drama.
1. A sensible take on romance and breakups
In context, the picture-perfect love stories depicted in many romance dramas, “Check Out the Event”, will provide you with a more realistic view of relationships. Starting with the butterflies that escort a budding romance, the story’s drama begins with the harsh reality of an ordinary breakup.
After Park Do Kyum unexpectedly dumping Ha Song Yi, her heartbroken cannot accept that their relationship is over. So when they happen to win a free couples trip, she thinks it is a better opportunity to get him back.
To get back together with her ex, Ha Song Yi endures the aftermath of her breakup. Undoubtedly, as a viewer, you will be able to relate to her pain, emotional turmoil, and determination.
2. Stories of the other couples
Three couples are secretly facing their own problems. Although, on the trip, they seem to have perfect relationships
YouTuber couple Song Jong Ho and Noh Hyo Jung, who are both dancers, struggle because one of them seems to be way more into their relationship than the other.
Meanwhile, Hyun Kyung Mi and Kang Jae Nam, the only married couple, feel more regret than they feel in love.
All three couples go on a trip to Jeju Island with a lot of repressed feelings. Soon the time will tell how their trip will change their relationships.
3. A trip to Jeju Island
“Check Out the Event” is shoot on beautiful Jeju Island, the beautiful scenery, with attractive and your favourite casts that will provide you plenty of eye candy throughout the show.
Not only an entertaining story, but the stunning backdrop will give viewers the chance to visually enjoy a vacation to Korea’s most beautiful spots.
“Check Out the Event” premieres on August 14, 2021. It will be available on Viki with subtitles.