Mar 19, 2021
New! - Guide to Hands-On Kurume Kasuri Experiences
Interested in textiles and natural dyes? Then you’ll want to check out this new guide to hands-on experiences with indigo dyeing and hand weaving at Kurume Kasuri studios...
May 21, 2021
Fukuoka Hydrangea Viewing Guide 2021
Wait? Ajisai already you ask? In 2021 Northern Kyushu, began 20 days earlier than normal and so yes, hydrangeas are already beginning to bloom...
May 27, 2021
The “Momochi Now” series is back with monthly interviews with people who live, work, or are otherwise involved with Momochi. Through their stories, we will bring you closer to Momochi now!...
Mar 30, 2021
Visit Fukutsu Sea Mirror for Spectacular Scenery
Fukutsu has other and more accessible scenic landscapes, such as the Fukutsu Sea Mirror. This phenomenon can be viewed on Miyajihama...
- Kitakyushu City To Issue SDGs Bonds The Kitakyushu City SDGs Future Bonds would be the first such bonds issued by a local government in Japan. The city aims to sell approximately ¥10 billion bonds between September and October to... More
- Three Hawks Players Join Japan’s Olympic Team Samurai Japan announced the inclusion of three Softbank Hawks players to its Tokyo 2020 team. Takuya Kai (catcher/uniform number 10,) Yuki Yanagita (outfielder/uniform number 9,) and... More
- First Instance of Indian Delta Strain Detected in Fukuoka Prefecture On Jun 17, Fukuoka Prefecture announced that the more transmissible strain of the new coronavirus, officially known as the Delta variant, was detected in local patients for the first time... More
- Shochu Awamori Export Network Launched The ’Authentic Shochu and Awamori Export Promotion Network’ for the Kyushu and Okinawa region launched in late May. The organization has ninety-seven members, including 37 local distilleries... More
- Local Taxi Company To Test GPS Measured Fares Daiichi Kotsu Sangyo and NTT West will test a GPS-based taxi fare calculation system in July. Unlike conventional taximeter systems based on the number of wheel turns, their new system... More
Kurume Kasuri Yamaai Exhibition - Shoji Yamamura and Students
Events DATE: Jun 14, 2021 - Jun 20, 2021