From Kitakyushu City
KPF 2019 opened Facebook and YouTube Channel!
Kitakyushu Pop Culture Festival(KPF) 2019
KPF (Kitakyushu Pop Culture Festival) opened Facebook and YouTube channel! Get the latest information here! Facebook and You Tube.
KPF is Kyushu’s largest pop culture event and will be held in Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture for 11/31 and 12/1.
Rugby World Cup – Promotional Videos
From YouTube: Source by Fukuoka Internet TV
Food EXPO Kyushu 2019 will be held in Fukuoka on October, 2019!
The Food EXPO Kyushu Committee is composed of six organizations; Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Societies of Commerce and Industry, JETRO Fukuoka, Fukuoka Directive Council, and Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
The aim of the Food EXPO Kyushu is to gain more international and domestic recognition of local produce and processed foods, which have high added-value and quality. It also aims to promote the economy of the area and expand the market.
For more details, please visit to the Official Website.
Fukuoka’s Events: Hakata Gion Yamakasa
Source: Matsuri in Kyushu
Hakata Gion Yamakasa is a dedicatory Shinto ritual of Kushida Shrine, which has been held for over 770 years and takes place between July 1st and 15th every year.
The official registration of Yamakasa on the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List on December 1st 2016 has seen more people than ever take an interest in Hakata Gion Yamakasa.
From The Organising Committee of the 19th FINA World Championships 2021 Fukuoka
19th FINA World Championships 2021 Fukuoka
Date: 16 July – 1 August 2021
In January 2016, it was decided at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Bureau meeting that the 2021 FINA World Championships would be held in Fukuoka. This will be the second time in 20 years the city will play host to the event since the 2001 World Championships, which was the first ever Championships to be staged in Asia.
The FINA World Championships 2021 Fukuoka utilises the compact urban structure of Fukuoka and strives to maximise the value of the event through the city’s unique layout. It will save time on travel for athletes to liven up the event, and efficiently run the competition by utilising special temporary pools, aggregate venues and market streets.
Moreover, the event aims to create an innovative and easy-to-follow tournament by working with local technology companies to use the latest technology.
Announcement from Fukuoka
Fukuoka Center for Overseas Commerce in America (FCOCA) provides free expansion and relocation assistance and partner matching services to companies throughout North America interested in taking advantage of the market opportunities in Western Japan. FCOCA is a division of the Government of Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, and our services are completely FREE.
We can arrange partnerships, help you initiate business transactions, and introduce your products or services to Fukuoka-based companies. We can also assist you with locating the suitable office space, personnel, and professional services needed to expand your business in Western Japan. Financial incentives are also available to qualifying companies.