Kurume Kasuri Ai, Ai, Deai (Indigo, Love, Encounter) Festival is returning for its 24th edition. This is one of Japan’s largest festivals to focus on the traditional textile of Kurume. Approximately twenty four manufacturers and wholesalers set up stalls offering a variety of Kurume kasuri products on sales, attracting 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. Due to the influence of COVID-19, the new works display and fashion show have been canceled. However the venue will be open with measures taken to prevent the spread of the virus.
Free Shuttle Bus to Venue
JR Kurume Station Express Bus Stop → Nishitetsu Kurume (Stop 0) → Venue/Jibasan Kurume
*Buses run every 20 min. over the course of the morning.
*The first bus leaves at 9:20 from JR Kurume Station each morning.
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