START: Oct 11, 2019END: Oct 15, 2019Culture
Be sure to wear kimono during the Hakata Old Town Light-up Walk period (Oct. 11 to 14) for that...
START: Oct 19, 2019END: Oct 19, 2019Culture
The Kenjo Dochu celebrates Hakata-ori, used to make obi (traditional belts) and one of Japan’s finest textiles. The procession is led by a Hakata Geigi...
START: Nov 2, 2019END: Nov 2, 2019Culture
Sumo is the national sport of Japan and encompasses three core elements: mind (kokoro), spirit (ki), and body (karada). The sumo god of ki is enshrined and worshipped at Sumiyoshi ...