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Kokura Halloween 2016

This year marks the fourth time since 2013 that Kokura Halloween has been held. There will be various events this year including the Halloween Parade, a costume contest, fashion, hair and make-up shows, a sweets corner, a standup comedy stage and more! Why not put on a costume and join the parade in Kokura!

Date and time: October 16th (Sun.) from 10:00 a.m.
Main venue: The Jam Space on the third floor of Kokura Station

Now Accepting Applications!
◆Halloween Parade & Costume Contest:
 Children’s Category: book vouchers and other awards
  ・Contest: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  ・Parade: 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
 General Category: prize money of 100,000 yen, plus other awards
 Company Category: 100,000 yen worth of dinner vouchers, plus other awards
  ・Contest: 12:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
  ・Parade: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  ※colleges and universities can enter under the ‘company category’

◆Trick or Treat:
 ・11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 ・If you wear a costume and say “Happy Halloween!”, you can get candy from participating stores!
 ・Participation fee: 100 yen per person

Applications for each event can be submitted through the official website.

Contact information:
Kokurakita Ward Office General Affairs and Planning Division
TEL: 093-582-3335
URL: (external link)Japanese only

Kokura Halloween Awards Ceremony
Kokura Halloween Awards Ceremony


International Policy Division,
Planning and Coordination Bureau,
1-1 Jonai, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu 803-8501 JAPAN
Tel: 093-582-2146
(International Calling +81-93-582-2146)
Fax: 093-582-2176