In 2019, Kokura Castle was renovated and had been upgraded as an experience-based tourist spot with a new video theater and photo-taking spots. At this event, which as an autumn event in Kitakyushu, about 30,000 bamboo lanterns are lit in the castle tower. The area around Kokura Castle creates a unique atmosphere. If you bring a lighter, you can help light candles at the designated time.
• 10/23 (Sat.) ~ 10/31 (Sun.)
• Admission fee ¥500 (over JHS)
• Kokura Castle, Toranomon and downtown in Kokura
• 2-1 Jonai, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka