Kitakyushu Summer Festival/Komonji-yaki

Kokura inner city area Festivals / Events / See / Play

This summer tradition is known as one of the Obon holiday events in Kitakyushu.
As a fire to welcome the dead, on the eve of August 13th the character for “ko” is spelled out using 300 young bamboo sticks and then set on fire on the mountaintop.

Remarks20:00–21:30 August 13th
Venue: Mt. Komonji, Kokurakita-ku




Nearby Attractions
  • Rozanso Park

  • Kitakyushu Manga Museum

  • Nagasaki Kaido

  • River Museum