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Kumagaya Fireworks Festival熊谷花火大会

Event

The historic Kumagaya Fireworks Festival in Kumagaya City, Saitama Prefecture got its start in 1934. It was suspended during WWII but has been held annually since its revival in 1948. It is the largest display in the Kanto region with about 10,000 fireworks. Highlights include a Starmine Competition where pyrotechnicians test their skills, and bursts known as fire writing that deliver messages of celebration for important occasions like marriages and birthdays.

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place Saitama Prefecture Kumagaya Arakawa River River
phone 0485946677

Details

Address

Saitama Prefecture Kumagaya Arakawa River River [map]

Phone

0485946677

Date
2018/08/11(Saturday)
19:00-21:00
Number of fireworks
10,000 shots
Paid spectator seating
Available
Average attendance
450,000people
In case of stormy weather
Held if light rain/Postponed in bad weather
Reserved date:2018/8/12, 8/18, 8/19
Parking Lot
Available

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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Eclipsed by neighboring Tokyo, Saitama is often branded as the sleepy suburbs. However, look a little deeper and you'll uncover quaint towns bursting with history and crafts from the kurazukuri Edo-period clay houses of Kawagoe to the ancient tree-enveloped temples of Chichibu.