Sep 20, 2019
Bandai will open a new store called Gundam Base Fukuoka in Canal City Hakata on November 30. This will be the second official Mobile Suit Gundam store to open in Japan, following t...
Sep 19, 2019
Visited by 30,000 people each year, this is one of Hakata’s finest events. Over 40,000 lanterns handmade by the local community will light up the area’s shrines...
Sep 18, 2019
Food & Drinks
The whir of the noodle-making machines pours out from the open kitchen as the waitstaff rush back and forth. Meanwhile, your udon seems to last forever. Welcome to Maki no Udon! Or...
Sep 16, 2019
A special exhibition featuring the first printings of books that changed the world with great scientific discoveries will be on display in Kyushu for the first time. First editions...
Sep 2, 2019
Over 60 food producers, shops and restaurants from across Kyushu sell fresh produce at this farmers’ market in front of JR Hakata Station. Eggplant, grape and lotus root are the fe...
Aug 27, 2019
Welcome autumn in style! Update yourself on the latest men’s fashion trends for fall and winter at this one-month, semi-annual fair. Browse hard-to-find clothing items of seven urb...
Aug 26, 2019
Carefully selected Asian movies presented in Fukuoka and to the world! Catch special features for Southeast Asian films and Jang Ryul’s Fukuoka (a film shot entirely in the city), ...
Aug 20, 2019
Construction work has been completed on an apartment block made primarily of wood in Hakata, Fukuoka City. The Will Building Project used reinforced concrete to build...
Aug 16, 2019
A new bamboo shoot product originating from Itoshima, Hakata Barimen, will be available inside Hakata Hankyu. On August 17 and 18, a special event featuring food products developed...
Aug 13, 2019
The first Kirby Cafe in Kyushu has opened at Canal City Hakata on August 8. The limited shop of Kirby, a long-loved character of Nintendo video games, offers...