One of Japan’s largest festivals of Kurume kasuri, the traditional textile of Kurume. Twenty four manufacturers and wholesalers set up stalls offering a variety of Kurume kasuri products on sale at bargain prices, drawing numerous fans of kasuri annually! Browse for clothes, accessories, fabrics, clothing scraps and more. The festival is also a good chance to see Kurume kasuri clothes up close worn by visitors and exhibitors alike. Join hands-on workshops where guests can try making their own items. English interpreters will be on hand at the venue. Don’t miss this opportunity to know more about Kurume kasuri!
Free Shuttle Bus to Venue
JR Kurume Station Express Bus Stop → Nishitetsu Kurume (Stop 0) → Venue/Jibasan Kurume
*Buses run every 30 min. over the course of the morning.
*The first bus leaves at 9:30 from JR Kurume Station each morning.