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Aug 18, 2018
A special Bon Odori dance event is taking place this weekend JR Hakata Ekimae Hiroba outside JR Hakata Station. The Hakata Summer Festival is a chance learn and participate in a gr...
Aug 16, 2018
In the two months in which I interned at Fukuoka Now, I had many opportunities to explore the city and report on various events around Fukuoka. I’ve long been interested in media, ...
Aug 10, 2018
Going antiquing or vintage shopping is like embarking on a treasure hunt, and there’s heaps of treasure to be found in Fukuoka! The range of items on display at these shops is too ...
Aug 9, 2018
As if there weren't enough tempting eateries in Tenjin already, tomorrow, Aug.10, Luke’s Lobster from America will open their first lobster shack in Kyushu at Parco on Meiji-dori....
Aug 7, 2018
With six shops in Kyushu and one in Honolulu we thought the popular "noodle and nabe” restaurant Menchanko-tei had already made the big time. But it wasn’t until last week that the...
Aug 6, 2018
On March 29, 2018, Mr. Exchange, a cryptocurrency exchange located in Fukuoka, announced on their website that they decided to withdraw the application for registration as a crypto...
Each month Fukuoka Now publishes information about good places to eat, shops, events for both visitors and residents. But did you know that we also pass on discounts and freebies! ...
Jul 30, 2018
In the fierce heat of the Fukuoka sun, kakigori is the most delicious way to cool off. This seasonal treat consists of delicately shaved ice, as fluffy as freshly fallen snow, whic...
Jul 26, 2018
With just one more month of summer remaining, now is the time to visit Itoshima! And getting to the beaches is now easier than ever thanks to a new public bus service operating alo...
Still one more month of summer. Why not visit one of Itoshima’s fabulous beaches? Here’s some news on places to go and also about a new bus route. Enjoy Itoshima!