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Sep 20, 2018
The Hakata area comes alive in fall, with the Hakata Akihaku (Autumn Festa), a series of colorful events and festivals from October to November, some of which have been running for...
Sep 12, 2018
Food producers from across Kyushu sell fresh produce at this farmers’ market in front of JR Hakata Station. One of the feature produce at this month’s market is shoga (Japanese gin...
Sep 11, 2018
The world-famous British toy store Hamleys will set up a new branch in the basement floor of Canal City Hakata. The company plans to open the store before the end of the year to ma...
Sep 7, 2018
With the theme “Asian music and the future of Fukuoka”, Fukuoka Asian Picks is a music culture event which aims to provide a creative platform for connecting musicians and creators...
Aug 30, 2018
One of Kyushu’s biggest gospel music events is back in Hakata! The two-day festival will feature a 2,000-person choir performance with special guest VOJA-tension, a performance by ...
Welcome autumn in style! Update yourselves on the latest men’s fashion trends for fall and winter at this one-month, semi-annual fair. Browse hard-to-find clothing items available ...
Aug 30, 2018
JR Kyushu Jet Ferry announced on August 27 that they will start running a new boat between Hakata and Busan from July 2020. The body of the high-speed Queen Beetle will be painted ...
Aug 28, 2018
This film festival aims to encourage and nurture Kyushu filmmakers, and to create a forum for film discussion. 157 films from across Japan will be shown, as well as short-length fi...
Aug 24, 2018
Blythe dolls are known for their oversized heads and color-changing eyes, and if you’re a fan, you shouldn’t miss the Junie Moon special pop up shop at Hakata Marui! Newly released...
Aug 23, 2018
Celebrate the Asian silver screen! Forty films including some new and pre-releases from 23 countries and regions will be screened. Directors and actors from participating countries...