Jul 28, 2014
Your favorite Friday night party returns to Daimyo’s international bar and space, Kebab Bar Ampoules. First floor for chilling and chatting, second floor for DJ beats. Heineken gir...
Jul 15, 2014
Try some strange and rare foods from Nichinan City (Miyazaki) in Fukuoka! Five restaurants in Fukuoka City will be cooking up Miyazaki “DDX” red pork, Miyazaki chicken, ostrich, an...
Jul 1, 2014
It was revealed from the general inquiry session at a meeting of the City Assembly on June 25 that the Fukuoka City Board of Education is thinking about shortening the summer vacat...
Jun 4, 2014
For the first time since the service was discontinued in 1994, JR Kyushu will offer one round-trip between Fukuoka and Hirado City (Nagasaki Prefecture) on its Beetle high-speed fe...
May 26, 2014
Bayside Place opens it’s annual “Fuku Goya” blowfish hut on June 1. With a casual, beer garden atmosphere, Fuku Goya promotes Hakata’s blowfish industry by offering a menu with spe...
May 8, 2014
Fukuoka Now is looking for an female amateur model to pose in summer fashion or swimsuit for the cover our upcoming July issue. This is unpaid but you’ll get to keep all the ...
May 2, 2014
On Apr. 25, the Fukuoka District Meteorological Observatory announced that the weather phenomenon known as El Nino could occur for the first time in five years, resulting in torren...
Apr 30, 2014
Maizuru Park, the site of the ruins of Fukuoka Castle, is well known for its cherry blossoms, but did you know about its peony garden? After the cherry blossoms have fallen, you ca...
Dec 26, 2013
Food & Drinks
If the only beer you know is that of a golden variety, to be drunk chilled on a hot summer day, maybe it’s time to change the way you look at your pint! Following the success of th...
Jul 30, 2013
Spend a summer’s night with animals big and small! The "Night Zoo" event returns again this year every Saturday of August. After closing as usual at 17:00, the Zoo will reopen at 1...