Canal City Hakata is a shopping complex comprising a great variety of business and leisure facilities including a shopping mall, a movie theater, amusement facilities, two hotels, showrooms and corporate offices, all together creating a “city theatre”.
This is an entertainment city where anyone from any country can get together, have fun and relax anytime in any season.
A canal runs through the middle of the site among the rounded shape and colorful buildings which make up a small town and the dynamic fountain shows announce the time every thirty minutes.
On the stage set up beside the canal, various performances and music shows are held almost every day. This entertainment city is always full of life and energy.
There are about 250 shops in the Canal City, dealing with a variety of goods ranging from trendy fashion outfits and cosmetics to sundry items and souvenirs made in Japan and abroad.
A variety of restaurants are available; Japanese cuisine including fresh sashimi, sushi and tempura, and local specialties of Fukuoka such as ramen, yakitori and hotpot dishes.