Hakata Daimaru Summer Festival

START: Aug 9, 2017 END: Aug 15, 2017

The Hakata Daimaru Natsu Matsuri (Summer Festival), which will be held in the build-up to and during Obon, welcomes back Fukuoka natives who are returning to the area for the holidays. A wooden stage for the Bon festival dances will be open to guests who want to join in. Visitors can treat themselves to traditional food such as yakisoba, or a kakigori if they want to cool down from the heat. Original dishes will also be available at a food stand called Dragon Burger, to be overseen by Adam Lawson whose food has been recognized at international competitions. A craft fair featuring locally manufactured goods will also be there. On Aug. 10 hair styling service for only ¥500 will be offered to people who turn up in a yukata, while the first 50 people to arrive will receive a ¥500 coupon!

• 8/9 (Wed.) ~ 8/15 (Tue.)
• 10:00~20:00 *Times might vary depending on the section and event.
• Free
• Elgala Passage, Daimaru Fukuoka Tenjin
1-4-1 Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka
• 092-712-8181 (Elgala Management Passage Administration Office)

Published: Aug 8, 2017 / Last Updated: Aug 8, 2017

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