The '2017 FNC Kingdom in Japan - Midnight Circus' is set to take place from December 16-17, featuring F.T. Island, CNBLUE, AOA, SF9, and more. The 6 members of AOA will be testing out their chemistry with their first group performance after ChoA's official departure, as a warm up for their comeback some time next year.
Meanwhile, AOA have been focussing on their individual promotions since their regroup as 6 members. The group is expected to make a comeback between February and March of 2018.