About this Site
Welcome to the Hakata-Gion-Yamakasa portal site!
This Hakata-Gion-Yamakasa portal site, Yamakasa-Navi, has comprised all the information about the Yamakasa festival and its 770 years old tradition in order to make sure you are informed and can enjoy the festival to it full extent.
The site has information about the following Themes.
- Tourism and lodging information as well as spectator guides.
- Traffic information about the city and information on the locations of important events as soon as they become available.
- Yamakasa related news and everything about upcoming events.
- Information on local shops related to the festival, assisting regional development.
- In cooperation with “Minna-no-Blog” there are several Blogs about the festival available.
- A programm for userfriendly cultural exchange with the Yamakasa community. (in planning)
- And also all kinds of extra information especially about the festivals history and culture.
Yamakasa-Navi aims to promote the Hakata-Gion-Yamakasa and will further deliver useful and interesting information about the festival.
The Yamakasa-Navi is operated by Hakatas local IT-Company “Hu-Connect”.
IT-firm Hu-Connect（Yamakasa-Navi Editorial Department）
- Address: second floor 10-29 Yoshii-Building, Kamigofukumachi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi
- Telephone:（092）283-3775 Fax:（092）283-3776
- Website: http://www.hu-connect.co.jp/