1 NIGHT 2 DAYS is a South Korean reality-variety show that airs on KBS2 starting on August 5, 2007. 1 Night 2 Days is one of two programs (the other is The Return of Superman). of the Happy Sunday project, which airs at 4:50pm KST once a week. Episodes are also posted weekly with English subtitles on YouTube by the official KBS channel. The current official members are Kim Jong-min, Yeon Jung-hoon, Moon Se-yoon, Kim Seon-Ho, DinDin and Ravi (VIXX). The show's tagline is "Real Wild Road Variety." The main idea is to introduce various favorite lands that can be seen by everyone in Korea. Filming for each new trip is usually completed 2 weeks before the broadcast on KBS2.
Season 1 aired its final episode on February 26, 2012.
Season 2 first episode aired on March 4, 2012 with the return of members Lee Soo-geun, Kim Jong-min, and Uhm Tae-woong, and the participation of new members Kim Seung-woo , Cha Tae-hyun, Sung Si-kyung, and Joo Won. Kim Seung-woo left the show in March 2013 to focus on his acting career. He was replaced by actor Yoo Hae-jin.
On November 24, 2013, Season 2 officially ended with the members' parting. Similar to the mark at the beginning of the show, the members talked about the episode together, fitting to see the members gather for the last time and say goodbye to the viewers.
Season 3 first aired on December 1, 2013 with the return of members Cha Tae-hyun and Kim Jong-min, along with new members Kim Joon-ho, Kim Joo-hyuk, Jung Joon -young, and Defconn. On November 22, 2015, Kim Joo-hyuk left the cast of season 3 on their 2nd anniversary, and he appeared in the final episode on November 20 and 21. Yoon Shi-yoon was later said to be in talks to join the show and officially became a new member in April 2016. On September 29, 2016, Jung Joon-young left the show due to scandal (about "sexual assault" reported by his ex-girlfriend, but later found innocent), On January 7, 2017, the producer confirmed that member Joon-young would be returning to the show, having filmed an episode the day before (aired on January 15).
In 2018, the program received the Presidential Commendation from the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Korea for its efforts to promote tourism since 2007.
On March 12, 2019, Jung Joon-Young was permanently removed by the production team due to his involvement in the Burning Sun scandal, stealthy filming of sex videos, and illegal distribution of videos. Therefore, KBS announced on March 15, 2019 that they are suspending production and broadcasting of 2 days 1 night until further notice. The chatroom also affected members Cha Tae-hyun and Kim Jun-ho with allegations of golfing in large quantities, which resulted in both giving up all of their TV shows, including 2 Days & 1 Night where they join Jung, with Immediate Effect. This marks the abrupt end of Season 3, unlike the previous two which featured traditional breakup episodes. This also marks the end of Defconn and Yoon Shi-yoon with the show.
On November 5, 2019, season 4 of the show was confirmed with the return of Kim Jong-min along with new cast members Yeon Jung-hoon, Moon Se-yoon, Kim Seon-ho, DinDin, and Ravi ( VIXX) The members dialed the first number on November 12, 2019 and aired the first episode on December 8, 2019.