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A "SPECIAL OMOTENASHI EVENT" will be held, designed for visiting overseas media representatives to enjoy a taste of Fukuoka/Hakata's history

Free shuttle buses will be available from Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk to Joten-ji Temple, so please come along.

Date and times June 7, 2019 (Fri.), 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Venues Joten-ji Temple and Jotenji-dori Ave. (1-29-9 Hakata Ekimae, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka)
Fee Free (some charges apply)
Reservations Not required
Mode of transport Free shuttle buses will be available from Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk.
1) 5:45 p.m.; 2) 6:05 p.m.; 3) 6:25 p.m.; 4) 6:45 p.m.
Organized by Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Hakata Town Planning Promotion Council, Gokusho Town Planning Committee
Program 【joten-ji temple】 *Media representatives only
○Stone garden light-up ○Chikuzen biwa performance ○Shakuhachi performance ○Tea ceremony
○Hakata-ori textile, Hakata-ningyo doll exhibition

【jotenji-dori】 *Meet with local people
○Installation of large specially-made G20 Fukuoka noren (split curtains)
○Children's taiko drum performance
○Hakata niwaka performance ○Yatai food stalls (charges for food and drink apply)