Apr 27, 2016
Write your wish on a gomagi (votive stick) and toss it into the fire to burn away bad luck! Enjoy a...
Apr 4, 2016
See a selection of statues from China’s Great Terracotta Army right here in Fukuoka! These 2,200-year-old life-size statues, which are sometimes referred to as the “eighth wonder ...
Feb 26, 2016
From the Heian period, this elegant annual festival sees Waka poets in traditional kimono sit along a...
Jan 27, 2016
Discover a world of umeshu! Over 150 varieties of umeshu (plum wine) from across Japan are available to taste and buy. Try umeshu cocktails and...
Oct 23, 2015
Alcohol used to be an integral part of Shinto rituals, and this event keeps that tradition alive by offering local liquors up to the kami - and mere mortals can partake...
Feb 21, 2015
Ogusukuyama 大城山 (410m) As Fukuoka emerges from its winter, Dazaifu puts on a spectacular show, anticipating the cherry blossom season with its own display of plum blossoms. The war...
Jan 21, 2015
Over 150 varieties of umeshu (plum wine) from around Japan will be available for tasting and also on sale at this unique event in Dazaifu. Discover a world of umeshu - try umeshu-...
Nov 4, 2014
Dazaifu is one of Fukuoka’s most historic towns, established as Kyushu’s government headquarters in the 7th century A.D. and the political hub of Kyushu for over 500 years. Dazaifu...
Sep 18, 2014
Danish floral artist Nicolai Bergmann’s unique style of floral design blends traditional Northern European and Japanese elements to create works of contemporary design. This exhibi...
Feb 21, 2014
From the Heian Period, this elegant annual festival sees Waka poets in traditional kimono sit along the stream amongst 6,000 plum blossoms composing poems, as a cup of sake is set ...