A festival of light with six thousand lanterns illuminating the shrine grounds. The light from the lanterns is a symbolic way of giving thanks to one’s ancestors and mourning for those who have died in war. A spiritual event encouraging consideration of the importance of peace.
• 8/13 (Mon.) ~ 8/16 (Wed.) 18:30 ~ 21:00
• Fukuoka Gokoku Shrine
• 18:00 ~ 21:30 Parking free
• 1-1-1 Ropponmatsu, Chuo-ku