Aug/2 - 4, 2019 Hinokuni Festival3.8
from 8/2 '19 to 8/4 '19
In August, Hinokuni Festival is held in Kumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture.
As an opening event on the first day, the shopping arcades of central Kumamoto are lined with events and food booths for men and women of all ages to enjoy for two packed days of fun.
On the second day, you can join the main event "Otemoyan Dance" which is popular folk song in Kumamoto. About 5,000 dancers dance and parade with Samba rhythm through the center of city. Also, there is room for the first 100 people who sign up to join the parade.
Besides the dance parade, there are some fun events such as the haunted house for kids, sports events, and food fair.
And along the Nagahori street, there are tons of food stalls which offer local yummy food. Enjoy!
Dates: August 2 -4, 2019
Address: Around Kumamoto City Center
Access: a 1-min walk from Kumamoto Jo/Shiyakusho Mae Station by inner city train
*Please check the official website for the latest information.
PurposeFestivals,parade,Traditional folk,experience,an eating tour
Airport/Sta.Kumamoto Castle, Shiyakusho-mae Station (adjoining) Google Transit