Oct 18, 2019
The Ishibashi Bunka Center has the largest rose garden in Fukuoka, with 2,600 roses of more than 400 varieties. The peak season...
Oct 16, 2019
Kimono producer Yoshimasa Takakura, visited Fukuoka Governor Hiroshi Ogawa on October 4 to show a Guam-themed kimono made of Kurume...
Sep 27, 2019
Browse and sample up to 100 kinds of sake from 19 companies in this two-day sake event in Kurume. Purchase a sake-tasting ticket (valid for one day only) to taste as many as you li...
Aug 26, 2019
Enjoy yakitori, Kurume-style! From chicken, beef, pork to veggies and more, 11 Kurume restaurants will serve up yakitori, proclaimed “soul food” of the city. Sample from each booth...
Aug 6, 2019
Kurume University Industry Collaboration (KUIC) Working Group invites you - the business people, the local leaders, the educators, the visionaries - to come and bring this business...
Jul 11, 2019
This fair brings together approximately 100 stands selling a variety of handmade goods such as handicrafts, woodwork, ceramics, fabrics, rubber stamps, and illustrations. Visitors ...
Jul 11, 2019
Bottles of Beniotome featuring a manga illustration on its label are selling well. Beniotome Shuzo Co., Ltd, a traditional shochu distillery in Kurume City, first shipped out its e...
Jul 3, 2019
Kurume University Hospital has developed a new AI-based screening procedure for colorectal cancer. The medical software, introduced in the Kyushu area on June 18, is known as “Endo...
May 24, 2019
Kora Taisha Shrine’s Hekokaki Matsuri is a festival famous for warding off evil and keeping worshippers safe from misfortune. Participants of the ritual are those turning 60 or fol...
May 21, 2019
Calling all beer lovers! Clear your calendars at the end of this month because drinks abound in Kurume! Western Japan’s first craft beer will be on sale for a limited time alongsid...