Jul 21, 2021
Fruit Picking Guide 2021
After the rainy season, it's finally summer, and summer vegetables such as tomatoes, corn, and watermelon are ready for harvest. Also, fruits such as peaches, grapes, figs, pears, apples, persimmons, and more are grown in many parts of Fukuoka Prefecture...
Aug 1, 2021
Yoshizuka: Take a Stroll through Little Asia
Just a short walk from JR Yoshizuka Station, the Yoshizuka Shopping Street was reopened as the Yoshizuka Little Asia Market at the end of 2020...
Jul 14, 2021
Fukuoka Sunflower Guide 2021
Sunflowers are in bloom in several areas nearby and around Fukuoka City. Fukuoka Now has gathered the details on eight wonderful places to view these beauties!...
Jul 19, 2021
Wolfgang’s Fukuoka – BBQ at The Bar
You already know the fabulous steaks and classic American dishes that make Wolfgang’s Steakhouse so special, but did you know you can drop in for a casual burger or steak with cocktails at the bar counter?...
- Electric Kickboard Rider Arrested For Drunk Driving A 24-year-old man was arrested for riding an electric kickboard on the road in Fukuoka City without a license and under the influence of alcohol. The 24-year-old suspect was pulled over on the street in Maizuru, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City... More
- Heat Stroke Warning Issued for Fukuoka Today The Fukuoka District Meteorological Observatory and the Ministry of the Environment have issued a heat stroke alert and are urging people to take further measures against heat stroke. The alert urges people to avoid going outside as much as possible... More
- Nishinippon City Bank To Offer Loans To LGBT Couples The Nishi-Nippon City Bank announced plans to offer mortgage loans to LGBTQ clients from August 2. Couples can qualify for purchasing loans based on their combined incomes by submitting certificates of local partnership programs. Those who live in municipalities without... More
- Nishitetsu To open Long-stay Hotels in Fukuoka and Bangkok Nishitetsu will open two new hotels suitable for long-term stays in Fukuoka and Bangkok. The Fukuoka hotel will be named Nishitetsu Hotel Croom Hakata Gion and provide rooms with a kitchenette, laundry machine, and more... More
- Fukuoka City Expects Lower Tax Collection Fukuoka City announced predictions for a lower tax collection due to the effects of the new coronavirus. According to the city’s calculation, municipal tax for the fiscal year of 2020 would total ¥341 billion, dropping by around ¥3.3 billion from the year before... More
Kabuto Kawagata Fureiai no Mori in Fukuoka - Beetle Event in Fukuoka
Events DATE: Jul 22, 2021 - Aug 22, 2021
Grand Hyatt's Afternoon Tea Packed With Kyushu's Delicacies
Events DATE: Jun 21, 2021 - Aug 31, 2021
Hakata Gion Yamakasa Exhibition - Lost Memories of Yamakasa
Events DATE: Jun 29, 2021 - Aug 8, 2021