Jun 15, 2012
Keya Beach is located about one hour from Fukuoka City and is listed amongst Japan’s 88 most beautiful beaches. Once a year the public is treated to a spectacle of approximately 3,...
May 26, 2012
Here’s another SWEET weekend activity idea! In 2006 “Blueberry Garden Ito” opened in Tomari, Itoshima. Itoshima is famous for delicious strawberries, but here you can pick blueberr...
May 23, 2012
This year, for the first time, the Itoshima area is host to a seven month long arts event! The Itoshima Arts Farm (Itoshima Geinou) started on May 5, and will run all the way throu...
May 17, 2012
Just outside Fukuoka City, you’ll find the natural sanctuary of Shiraito waterfall. The scenic spot is busy throughout Summer, and the start of the season is celebrated with events...
Apr 12, 2012
Kyushu University and Itoshima City are collaborating to develop boar meat sausages. Both parties are working together to come up with a solution for dealing with the overpopulatio...
Sep 18, 2011
Fukuoka Now’s cameras were at Sunset Live 2011 covering all the action and scenery. Thanks to a nearby typhoon it was a tad windy and a little wet, but that hardly dampened the fun...
Sep 15, 2010
The annual Sunset Live music festival is a fantastic gathering of brilliant native bands and local music, with a gorgeous selection of traditional local food and exotic dishes, on ...
Jun 1, 2010
This month, as summer approaches, we switch our focus to the beaches, and more specifically, to Itoshima's colorful beach cafes.
Sep 15, 2009
The weather, music, foods and people were all fantastic this year. Here we present nearly 200 shots taken over the three days.
Sep 6, 2009
Sunset Live 2009 at Keya Beach was amazing - AGAIN! Three days of fantastic music, awesome foods & drinks, and throngs of happy party-people. Inside Fukuoka Now's "Photo Studio" bo...