Jul 17, 2014
Today, July 17, Manabu Yoshitomi, President of Ichiran (famous pork-broth ramen restaurant chain) presided over the opening of “Ichiran’s Mori” a new ~92,560 square meter developme...
Jul 7, 2014
Beck Wheeler is a New-Zealand native illustrator, children’s book author and pop surrealist artist who creates art from paint, wood, found objects and digital media. She is current...
Apr 21, 2014
Annual spring event. More than 80 artists sell their own creative items at Shima Central Park. Natural sundries, accessories, bag, cloth and leather items. Homemade scone, bento, c...
Jan 28, 2014
Taste sake fresh out the barrel! The Shiraito Sake brewery is one of only a few in Japan still brewing with the traditional method of “Hanegi Shibori”. This barrel opening event in...
Oct 15, 2013
Chill out at Nogita at this annual beach festival. There’s tasty food, a flea market, surfing lecture and surfing contest. It’s all free, except the surf film and after-party (both...
Aug 20, 2013
The final hurrah of Cadillac Ranch! A three-day live music event to commemorate their 12th and final year in Itoshima (closed this Aug.) Share memories and chill out with great liv...
Jul 31, 2013
Over 60 live bands will rock Kyushu’s biggest outdoor festival for three days at Keya Beach, including CREAM, Taku Takahashi, and KEITA. Food and drink stalls, unbeatable Itoshima ...
Jun 26, 2013
Keya Beach is listed amongst Japan’s 88 most beautiful beaches. Every year the public is treated to a spectacle of 5,000 fireworks and their reflections on the shimmering sea from ...
May 14, 2013
The fifth annual K-Tora Fever event takes place on the grounds Ohana restaurant in Nogita, Itoshima. K-tora stands for “Kei truck” - a Japanese mini truck that’s tiny but practical...
May 11, 2013
Aruthon is a synthesis of the words “aruku” (walk) and “marathon” made by Itoshima Institute for Renewable Energy and Electric Power (IREEP). Their purpose is to let everyone know ...