Chikugo River Fireworks Festival (筑後川花火大会)
One of the largest fireworks displays in West Japan, this beloved historic festival started in 1650 as a purification rite for Suitengu-jinja Shrine. The Chikugo River Fireworks Festival, launches around 18,000 fireworks from the two staging areas of Sasayama and Kyomachi. The various fireworks sets, including aerial Niagara Falls, starmines, and special effect fireworks blooming high above the Chikugo River delight many spectators.
- Number of fireworks
- 18,000 shots
- Paid spectator seating
- Not available
- Average attendance
- In case of stormy weather
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
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The most northerly of Kyushu island’s prefectures, Fukuoka comprises castle towns, seaside parks, and Hakata ramen, one of Japan’s most famous noodle dishes. Whether due to its good location or its unique charm, the prefecture’s capital, Fukuoka city, has been voted one of the most desirable places to live in the country - a close-knit community, a thriving food scene, and accessible nature combine for irresistibly laid-back city vibes.