August Events Calendar

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Saga Sakae no Kuni Festival
  • Details: Summer Festival with lots of stalls and live performances around Saga’s main street.
  • When: August 6 (Sat.), 15:00 to 22:00 and August 7 (Sun.), 15:00 to 21:30
    (*Fireworks on Saturday from 20:30~20:45)
  • Where: Several venues around the main street of Saga City (between the station and the Prefectural Government Office)
  • Cost: free
  • Link: Click here (machine translation)
Yobuko Fireworks
  • Details: 40-minute fireworks show.
  • When: August 11, from 20:20-21:00
  • Where: Yobuko Port
  • Cost: free
  • Link: Click here (machine translation)
Juhachiya (Festival in Arita)
  • Details: Small scale but spectacular local festival, featuring a large contraption that flails fireworks about.
  • When: August 18
  • Where: Ryusenji Temple
  • Cost: free
  • Link: Click here (machine translation)
Ureshino Night Market
  • Details: Food stalls, performances, and typical summer festival stuff.
  • When: August 20, from 19:30-21:30
  • Where: Central Ureshino (around the main street)
  • Cost: free
  • Link: Click here (machine translation)
Okawachiyama Village Wind Chime Festival
  • Details: Shop for wind chimes in this scenic little village between Imari and Arita
  • When: Until end of August
  • Where: Okawachiyama Village
  • Cost: free
  • Link: Click here (machine translation)

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