Hawks Baseball Festival at Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk

This information originated in American English.

July 23, 2010

FUKUOKA, Japan -  Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk Fukuoka successfully held a "Hawks Baseball Festival "Takanosaiten" at Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk" in conjunction with Takanosaiten which took place at the Fukuoka Yahoo! Japan Dome.

On the last day of the festival, July 21, 2010, with the cooperation of hotel guests and hotel staff, the hotel created a light message using the room lights of 285 rooms on 17 - 31 floors. The message said "Kachidoki Agero!!" which means "Raise the Victory Flag!!". This message was seen by approximately 36,114 people who came to the dome as well as the baseball teams which played the game on that night.

At the eighth inning, the dome's retractable roof was opened to cheer the players with the hotel's illuminated message.

With the support of this illuminated message together with support from all the 36,114 spectators, Soft Bank Hawk was able to win the match.

Contact:
Ikuko Okazaki / Ayako Nishihara, Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk
Tel: 092-844-7905、
Fax: 092-847-3662

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