Aug 16, 2019
The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism is seeking developers for a new entertainment facility in Uminonakamichi. Proposals should include plans for the develo...
Aug 15, 2019
Keiseki Shrine inside Kashii Shrine has a longstanding custom of worshipping chickens, which continues until the present day at this autumn festival. Parents come to pray and give ...
Aug 2, 2019
Splash into summer with Uminonakamichi Seaside Park’s Sunshine Pool! Open only during summer, visitors can enjoy water slides, fountains, blown-up water play areas and fun water ga...
Jul 31, 2019
Uminonakamichi Seaside Park has opened Stag Beetle & Beetle House. Approximately 500 live beetles and stag beetles are on exhibit. Watch and touch the insects as they climb, eat, a...
Jul 29, 2019
Kotozna, a Tokyo-based IT startup for multilingual services, has tied up with Fukuoka City to provide multilingual disaster alerts. A system to send out emergency messages using th...
Jul 26, 2019
Each year, hundreds of language learners from all over the world meet up at a different city to participate in the Polyglot Conference. This year the event will be held at Kyushu S...
Jul 26, 2019
Tachibanayama is a mountain 367 m high, located on the border between Higashi Ward and the towns of Shingu and Hisayama. It may not be a very tall mountain, but because it is locat...
Jul 24, 2019
Segway Tour is now available in English. According to the announcement by Segway Japan, Ltd. on July 11, English speaking guides are also available, reflecting an increasing demand...
Jul 18, 2019
Join the festivities at Hakozaki Shrine’s 32nd Nagoshi Festival! Participate in a ritual called Chinowa-kuguri where visitors walk through a large bamboo ring wrapped with cogon gr...
Jul 17, 2019
Enjoy the starry summer night sky, cool ocean breeze, sound of waves and top-notch movies for free only here at the Cinema Night Fukuoka 2019, an annual event! This year’s movie pi...