The Last Summer Firework ~ New National Fireworks Competition









New National Fireworks Competition is an annually firework event in Suwa Lake, Nagano Prefecture. The fireworks makers launched their original fireworks, competing their technique and creativity.






Event Schedule


The first Saturday of September

Upcoming Event: September 5, 2015

Time: 7:00 P.M. ~ 8:30 P.M.


The festival will still be held in case of light rain but will postpone in case of bad weather.







How to Enjoy


Firework makers launch creative and artistic fireworks. Fireworks are accompanied by the theme song, so you can enjoy fireworks and the correlation between fireworks and the theme song. Star mines are launched in every five new fireworks show. At the end of the fireworks event, special star mine will be launched. If you want to get the good-viewing spot and do not want to come to the venue very early, we recommend you to reserve the paid seat in advance.







How to Purchase the Ticket


Ticket can be bought from LAWSON Ticket or Loppi.

Ticket fee: Adult, JPY 3,000 (about USD $24.1)

Children, JPY 1,500 (about USD $12.0)


※ Children (3 years ~ elementary school age)









Venue: Suwa Lake

Closest: JR Chuo Line Kamisuwa Station (walk 8 minutes to the station)



From Tokyo Station


Tokyo Station→ JR Chuo Oume Line→ Shinjuku Station→ JR Chuo Line Limited Express Azusa→ Kamisuwa Station (2 hours and 40 minutes)



From Nagoya Station


Nagoya Station→ JR Chuo West Line→ Shiojiri Station→ JR Chuo Mine Line→ Kamisuwa Station (2 hours and 30 minutes)










Foldable umbrella





Insect repellent

Return ticket









・The area near the venue would be extremely crowded before and after the festival, so please check the location of toilets and buy the return ticket in advance.


・Please use raincoat instead of umbrella when it rains, in order not to cause trouble for surrounding people.


・You should set the meeting-place when you get lost with your companions.


・You might not be able to buy drinks if the convenience store is crowded, so please bring your own drinks before entering the venue.









We arrange tickets on your behalf! 


Nozomi Co. Ltd. arranges tickets of various events held in all over Japan on your behalf. It only takes 3 minutes to make a request! It’s Fast・Easy・Convenient, so please use our service.

When making purchasing request to our company, we charge JPY 2000 per ticket as a service fee. Upon making purchasing request, please pay “ticket price + service fee”. If you wished the ticket to be delivered via mail, delivery fee must be paid as well. (Example) Ticket Fee Price x number + JPY 2000 Service Fee + Delivery Fee (We are using Japan Post’s EMS. For the price chart, please click here).

If there is any ticket you want to purchase, please let us know the ticket event’s name and number of ticket, and send us request from the Contact Form page. We will promptly reply back with more details and price estimation.

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