The Hinokuni Festival is a 3-day summer festival in Kumamoto center. This year, 2019, it will be the 42nd celebration of the festivals. Different kind of events are held all aroung the Kumamoto City. The main attraction of this festival is the Otemoyan Dance which will be held, on the second of the Festival, with 5,000 dancers go around the city wearing different costumes. Otemoyan is a famous Kumamoto song made 80 years ago.

Event Information


Event DateAugust 2 to 4, 2019
VenueKumamoto City
Access5-min. walk from streetcar Karashimacho Station
AdmissionFree

*All event details are subject to change. We will keep you posted for any necessary changes.