Mar 31, 2015
With about 350,000 visitors every year, this is one of the biggest plant festivals in Japan. The main attraction is azalea viewing, but there are other flowers, plants, a bonsai ma...
Aug 25, 2014
Back for its 12th year, this two-day festival draws crowds of 40,000 yakitori-lovers. 14 yakitori booths and 18 sake breweries fill the park with dishes priced between ¥300 ~ ¥500....
Apr 11, 2014
Every year when the azaleas are in bloom, Kurume’s Hyakunen “100 years” Park hosts its annual Azalea Festival! Head to Kurume City to see around 200,000 azaleas in full bloom, alon...
Mar 19, 2014
With sakura season quickly drawing near, the residents of Kurume City are getting ready for their 'Bunka-gai Sakura Festival'. This year's festival has been dubbed the “300,000 per...
Aug 20, 2013
Back for its 11th year, this two-day festival draws crowds of 40,000 yakitori-lovers. 17 yakitori booths and 18 sake stalls fill new venue Higashimachi Park. The motto is “Yakitori...
Jul 5, 2013
Held for the first time in Kurume and organized by NPO “Chiggo Mirai Juku”, this free open air music festival features local professional musicians. The festival runs from (8/13~14...
May 24, 2013
Do you like beer? This huge beer festival at Higashi-machi Park features tastings for five different kinds of beer, along with great stalls and stage events! 1,000 seats, so bring ...
Apr 23, 2013
Mar 10, 2013
Between Mar. 9 and Apr. 7 (excl. Mar. 30/31), each weekend will provide an excellent opportunity for sake enthusiasts to enjoy tasting and comparing new sake at five local brewerie...
Aug 15, 2012
The Fukuoka Science Museum in Kurume City is hosting a trick art exhibition, ‘Adventure in Wonderland’, until Sep 2. Tickets are under ¥400 per person. During the exhibition, there...