Wasshoi Million Summer Festival
Wasshoi Million Summer Festival is one of the festivals representing Kyushu
and started in 1988 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the formation of
the city and has more than one and half million spectators every year.
Office on the first Saturday and Sunday of August ( August 5 and 6 this year).
On the first day (Saturday)，after the opening ceremony parade，festivals
representing each of the old cities assemble to join the parade and excitement grows
among all the festival participants and spectators.
by one and half million citizens who come from local companies and town groups，
wearing themed festival costumes. They dance and dance, enlivening and energising the festival.
One of the greatest highlights is the firework display，this spectacular show marks the
finale of the festival.