Hanabi is a festival that is marked by a huge fireworks display. Held during the summer months, they are celebrated at different locations at almost any day of the week. The fireworks display are amazing, a sight to behold and most of them also have other festivities to partake in such as shaved ice, games and street vendors that are selling their goods. There is no need to wait for the sun to go down to enjoy them.

Japanese Festivals

  • Hanami
  • Matsuri
  • Hanabi
  • Sumidagawa Fireworks

    Description Held in July this firework festivals is one of the most amazing spectacles in the city. There are many different types of fireworks that are put off, each having their own symbolism and name. The biggest show of lights, it is something that is enjoyed by people standing in attendance as well as those who are all over the city. A festival that is held at the River, it is free to the public and something that is enjoyed by all.

    Edogawa Fireworks

    Description Held at the Edo River, this is one of the largest fireworks displays in Japan. It is a spectacular show that is free to the participants and held in the month of August. It is claimed to be the best fireworks display in the world. The Japanese take great pride in the technology of their fireworks and work very hard to improve them to make them even greater each year. Not only are they enjoyed by those who are able to attend, you are able to see them across the skyline.

    Tokyo Bay Fireworks

    Description A fireworks display in Japan, it is held in October at the Tokyo Bay. It is one of the largest fireworks display in Japan. A festival that is free to the public, it is an amazing lightly show spectacular with each year being more amazing than the one that preceded it. Held at night, it is also a time when there are festivities and food to enjoy. Something that the whole family can enjoy, over 12000 fireworks are set off for the participants to enjoy.

    Adachi Fireworks Festival

    Description A fireworks festival that is held at Adachi, it is one of the largest fireworks displays in the city. Known as the fire and flower fireworks festival, people come from all around the city to enjoy the spectacle of the sights. Close to public transit. Seen from around the city, it is a popular attraction for the residents of the area as well as the tourists who are in visiting. Fireworks line the street, giving the masses a spectacle to enjoy from all angles.

    Katsushika Fireworks Festival

    Description There is no where on Earth that is more known for their love of fireworks than Japan. The Katsushika Fireworks Festival is just one of many fireworks festivals celebrated throughout the city. It is a massive display that each year attempts to outdo the scenery of the previous one. It lasts over an hour and is completely free to the public, both residents and tourists alike. If you are looking for some family fun, there isn’t anyone who can’t appreciate the light display.

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