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13 upcoming events
Hakata Gion Yamakasa

Hakata Gion Yamakasa

Jul 1st - Jul 15th

Fukuoka's most exciting festival: it's 5 am, the streets are packed, and the men are running.

Fukuoka 1 Free
The Kokura Gion Festival

The Kokura Gion Festival

Jul 15th - Jul 17th

The Kokura Gion Festival is a frenzy of mid-summer community drumming in northern Kyushu. Get your taiko on!

Fukuoka 2 Free
Hakata Temple Tour

Hakata Temple Tour

Mid Oct

Hakata has a fine collection of temples and shrines that make for a relaxing day's stroll. Once a year the city lights up the..

Fukuoka 11 ¥1,000
Kirin Beer Park Cosmos Festival

Kirin Beer Park Cosmos Festival

Early - Late Oct

The Kirin Beer Park in Fukuoka is adjacent to a large flower field, which is home to cherry blossoms and poppies during spring,..

Fukuoka Free
Tenjin Christmas Market

Tenjin Christmas Market

Mid - Late Nov

The Tenjin Christmas Market in Fukuoka brings a taste of Christmastime in Europe to the city. The event will have a range of food..

Fukuoka Free
Fukuoka Grand Sumo Tournament

Fukuoka Grand Sumo Tournament

Mid - Late Nov

Professional sumo's final tournament of the year will be held in Fukuoka City in western Japan from 11th to 25th November. Tickets..

Fukuoka 3 ¥2,100
Earth Vegan Fest

Earth Vegan Fest

Late Nov

The Earth Vegan Fest is an event designed to spread awareness of veganism in Japan. The event will include stage presentations and..

Fukuoka Free
Kowakamai Dance in Miyama

Kowakamai Dance in Miyama

Late Jan

Kowakamai, a 700 year old dance style, is still performed every year on Janaury 20th in southern Fukuoka prefecture.

Fukuoka Free

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