Art & Culture
Beauty & Health
Feb 27, 2018
Every year on Mar. 3, the Hina (Doll) Festival is held to pray for the health of young girls. (It is also known as Momo no Sekku, an auspicious date that traditionally marks the co...
Jun 19, 2017
The third Itoshima Taketori Monogatari fun-filled bamboo light-up festival will be held to celebrate July's Tanabata (Star Festival). The event pays homage to...
Jun 16, 2017
A series of films covering major trends in French cinema will be screened this month to celebrate the 25th French Film Festival in Japan.
Jun 5, 2017
Hele mei hoohiwahiwa (come celebrate)! This year marks the 36th anniversary of Fukuoka and Hawaii becoming sister states/cities (in 1981), and to celebrate there will be...
“Muse by Rimo” dresses, aloha shirts, accessories and a variety of fashion items will be on sale. Enjoy Hawaiian...
A film festival for soccer fans will be held at Asian Art Museum. This year, four documentaries and...
Fukuoka International Ballet Festival (FIBF) is offering a 3-day summer workshop under Tadeusz Matacz and Frank van Tongeren. Tadeusz Matacz is the director of the...
May 30, 2017
The sale of o-hajiki at Houjoya, one of the three biggest festivals in Hakata, will be suspended starting from this year. Coin-sized objects that are used to play a traditional Jap...
May 29, 2017
The rice terraces of Toho-mura boast a wonderful rural landscape. Approximately 1,200 handmade torches light up the...
Apr 27, 2017
This is the biggest festival of the year in Kitsuki, Oita Pref., a town which is referred to locally as little Kyoto. There will be several parades of samurai and princesses as wel...