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[Feature Events] Kitakyushu Pop Culture Festival 2018

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Another amazing year!

The "Kitakyushu Pop Culture Festival 2018" took place on the weekend of 10th and 11th November amid huge fanfare! The event is one Kyushu's biggest celebrations of sub culture! This year, Kitakyushu was also selected as the only venue outside Tokyo for various interesting events such as "Kaigai Manga Festa" and "BONES 20th Anniversary Art Exhibition!" The attraction brought together fans from all over Kyushu! asianbeat has been charting the growth of the KPF and the changes it has gone through since it first started! This year was the festival's 5th anniversary! It has become firmly a established fixture on the event calendar over the last few years. Make sure to check-out our KPF 2018 special report!


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Kitakyushu Pop Culture Festival 2018

Kitakyushu Pop Culture Festival 2018
- Dates: Saturday 10th November - Sunday 11th November 2018
- Venue: West Japan General Exhibition Center Annex. (3-8-1 Asano, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu-shi, Fukuoka-ken, JAPAN)
*Please note: Some events will be taking place at other locations.
- Organizer: Kitakyushu City
- Co-Organizer: Aruaru City and KPF2018 Executive Committee

(Partially charged, with events with entry restrictions)

- Fee: Free (*charges and entrance regulation do apply for some attractions)
*Please note: Some attractions will require a fee
- Official website: http://www.ktqpopfes.jp/
- Twitter: @ktqpopfes

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*Available in Japanese.

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