Sparkling, Flaming Flowers in the Summer Night Sky, PL Art of Fireworks Festival

Sparkling, Flaming Flowers in the Summer Night Sky, PL Art of Fireworks Festival

             Overview      PL Art of Fireworks Festival is a religious event of Church Perfect Liberty. It is recognized as one of the biggest fireworks festivals in the world.              Event Schedule      August 1 Time 19:55 ~ 20:50              How to Enjoy      Surprisingly, more than 20,000 units of artistic fireworks are continuously shot off with BGM and the highlight is the mega-size Star Mine blasting 8,000 shots that light up…

Dances of Light by the Lakeside, Biwako Great Fireworks Festival!

Dances of Light by the Lakeside,  Biwako Great Fireworks Festival!

               Overview      Biwako Great Firework Festival is an annual event is one of the greatest fireworks festivals in Japan held every summer in Lake Biwa, Shiga Prefecture. Many people from within and outside the Shiga prefecture come to Shiga to participate in this grand festival.            Event Schedule      It is usually held on August 7th or 8th, but the date may change due to weather conditions.   Upcoming Event: August 7 (Fri), 2015 ※ May postponed…

Firey Lights on the Mid-Summer Night in MINATO KOBE FIREWORKS FESTIVAL

Firey Lights  on the Mid-Summer Night in MINATO KOBE FIREWORKS FESTIVAL

          https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=30PIC1WwMpE     Overview   The Minato Kobe Fireworks Festival is an annual event, held on the first Saturday in August.         Event Schedule   First Saturday in August Upcoming Event: August 8, 2015 Time: 19:30 ~ 20:30 The festival may be postponed due to bad weather.         How to Enjoy   As Kobe is considered one of the Big Three Night Views, you can also enjoy the beauty of the night view. You can enjoy watching beautiful fireworks…

A Dance of Color on the Starry Night Sky, Sumida River Fireworks Festival

A Dance of Color on the Starry Night Sky, Sumida River Fireworks Festival

      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8AKu8FGK_do     Overview   The Sumida River Fireworks Festival is an annual fireworks event, held on the last Saturday in July. It is also one of the most famous fireworks festivals in Tokyo. The festival is held at two sites along Sumida River.           Event Schedule   Last Saturday in July Upcoming Event: July 23, 2016 Time: 19:05 ~ 20:30   The festival is will still be held in case of light rain but will postpone due in case of bad weather….

The Last Summer Firework ~ New National Fireworks Competition

The Last Summer Firework ~ New National Fireworks Competition

        Overview   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…

Battle of the Blazing Flowers ~ National Fireworks Contest (Omagari Fireworks)

Battle of the Blazing Flowers ~ National Fireworks Contest  (Omagari Fireworks)

          Overview   National Fireworks Contest (Omagari Fireworks) is the biggest fireworks competition and is regarded as a top level fireworks competition in Japan. More than 30 firework-makers come to demonstrate their technics and compete the title of championship.           Event Schedule   The 4th Saturday of August Upcoming Event: August 24, 2015 Time: 5:30 P.M. ~ (daytime fireworks), 6:50 P.M. ~ 9:30 P.M. (nighttime fireworks)   The contest might be postponed due to bad weather.            …

Largest Firework in Japan~ Suwa Lake Fireworks Festival

Largest Firework in Japan~ Suwa Lake Fireworks Festival

          Overview   Suwa Lake Fireworks Festival is regarded one of the largest firework festivals in Japan. It is held in mid-August every year. It also the largest fireworks in Japan.               Event Schedule   August 15, 2015 Time: 7:00 P.M. ~ 9:00 P.M.   The festival will still be held in case of light rain but will postpone in case of bad weather.             How to Enjoy   Approximately 40,000 fireworks will be released…

State of Art, Musical Firework Show ~ Numata Fireworks Festival

State of Art, Musical Firework Show ~ Numata Fireworks Festival

      Overview   Numata Firework Festival originally began in Numata City, Gunma Prefecture. The festival is brought by Firework maker, “Marutama-ya”. Marutama-ya has won prizes at the major firework competitions all of the world.             Event Schedule   Mid-September Upcoming Event: September 12(Sat.), 2015 Time: 7:00 P.M. ~ 7:45 P.M.   (Event and Booth: 2:00 P.M. ~)             How to Enjoy   Before the fireworks, there are many events that you can enjoy such as Flair Bartending Show,…

The Birth of Original Firework, the Battle of Firework Makers in Tsuchiura All Japan Fireworks Competition!

The Birth of Original Firework, the Battle of Firework Makers in Tsuchiura All Japan Fireworks Competition!

        Overview This festival is the competition of firework-makers in Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Prefecture. There are three divisions, Star Mine, 10 inch- size, and original fireworks. The best firework-makers of three divisions are given the Prime Minister Award. Moreover, this is one of the few fireworks event held in October, which makes this event a good program to add for early fall itinerary!         Event Schedule The first Saturday of October Upcoming Event: October 3(Sat.), 2015 Time: 6:00 P.M. ~ 8:30 P.M.     The…

Showers of Sparkling Light along the Riverside, Adachi Firework Festival!

Showers of Sparkling Light along the Riverside, Adachi Firework Festival!

    Overview   Adachi Firework Festival is an annual event firework festival, held in Adachi Ward, Tokyo. 12,000 fireworks are shot from two locations along the Arakawa river side, painting the night sky with brilliant light.       Event Schedule   Mid-July Time: 7:30 P.M. ~ 8:30 P.M.   The festival will still be held in case of light rain, but will postpone to the following day in case of bad weather.       How to Enjoy   Spectators can enjoy musical firework consisted of 12,000 fireworks…