Ashikaga Fireworks Festival (足利花火大会)
The Ashikaga Fireworks Festival is a historic and traditional classic of Tochigi Prefecture. With around 20,000 explosions of fireworks, you can anticipate seeing a large variety of firework sets including special effect fireworks, 12 inch shells, long Niagara Falls, and starmines. The easily accessible viewing area is just a five-minute walk from the Ashikaga Station on the JR Ryomo Line. Many of the nearby public buildings' parking areas will be made available for free. The grand finale highlights the festival with a double-tiered Niagara Falls together with a big starmine display. With over 300,000 spectators annually, it is the preeminent festival in the Kanto region.
- Number of fireworks
- 20,000 shots
- Paid spectator seating
- Average attendance
- In case of stormy weather
- Held if light rain/Postponed in bad weather
- Parking Lot
- Tel:Ashikaga Fireworks Display Executive Committee
Information Sources: NAVITIME JAPAN
- On foot aboutminutes
- about m
- Route from this Station Route from this Bus Stop Route from this IC Route from this Parking
Nearby Tourist Attractions
Most visits to Tochigi revolve around Nikko, a small city home to the spectacular, lavishly decorated Toshogu Shrine and Nikko National Park with its mountains, lakes, waterfalls, onsen, and wild monkeys. Neighboring Oku-Nikko is an extension of the fantastic scenery famous for its autumn leaves, while Tochigi’s capital, Utsunomiya, is the only place in the world where you can find oya stone beautifully exhibited in temples and the Oya History Museum.