Dec 18, 2020
Before WWII, people in Hakata made mochi (sticky rice) cakes in the new year to the sound of the shamisen and taiko drums, and...
Dec 16, 2020
his event shines a spotlight on rare animals! The exhibit will take place in JR Hakata City and give visitors the chance to find out more about creatures from...
Dec 9, 2020
This year the Santa Claus decoration on the 19 meter-high lighthouse at Hakata Port, a Christmas season tradition of sixteen years, is wearing a mask. This mask measures 1.8 meters...
Dec 9, 2020
Food & Drinks
Just a five-minute walk from Hakata Station Chikushi Exit, Fukuoka’s popular motsunabe (hotpot with offal, tripe, and veggies) specialty restaurant Yamanaka opened its third locati...
Dec 3, 2020
A collaboration between 3D projection and traditional noh performances invites its audiences to the amazing virtual reality of the popular Sci-fi manga, “The Ghost in the Shell.” F...
Dec 1, 2020
Records of sixteen artworks that were created, exhibited, and performed by overseas artists in Kawabata Shotengai will be introduced. Since its opening in 1999, the Asian Art Museu...
Nov 26, 2020
It’s been an incredibly challenging year for many, so maybe now is the time to treat yourself and your loved ones to a heavenly holiday diner. Wolfgang’s Fukuoka is pleased to offe...
Nov 5, 2020
Don’t miss this mouth-watering showcase of the best food Hokkaido has to offer, some sold for the first time in Kyushu, right in Fukuoka! This season, a carefully selected array of...
Oct 30, 2020
As a celebration of Japanese LGBT culture in a free society, the Kyushu Rainbow Pride will take place online this year. LGBT-themed talk shows and stage performances by about 15 gr...
Oct 27, 2020
Founded in 1934, Brasileiro is the oldest cafe in Fukuoka. It was originally located next to the bridge in Nakasu in an eye-catching white two-story building. The cafe doubled...