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Dynamic flowers blooming in the night sky of Tokyo

Red, yellow, blue, and white—fireworks lighting up the night sky with a booming sound signal the arrival of summer in Japan. In Tokyo, over 20 fireworks festivals are on nearly every weekend from late July through October.

    • Date: Sat., 22, Jul, 2017
    • Venue : Arakawa River side
      (between the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line Railway Bridge and Nishiarai-bashi Bridge)
      *The fireworks will be launched from the Senju side.
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 12,000
    • Date: Tue., 25, Jul, 2017
    • Venue: Katsushika Shibamata Baseball Field
      (next to Edogawa River)
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 13,000
    • Date: Sat., 29, Jul, 2017
    • Venue:
      1st Venue:between Sakurabashi Bridge and Kototoibashi Bridge
      2nd Venue: between Komagatabashi Bridge and Umayabashi Bridge
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 22,000
    • Date: Sat., 29, Jul, 2017
    • Venue: Minna no Harappa, Showa-kinen Park
      (on day of event, park admission free after 6 p.m.)
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 5,000
    • Date: Sat., 22, Jul, 2017
    • Venue: Daiwa House Stadium Hachioji
      (Fujimori Park Baseball Field)
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 4,000
    • Date: Tue., 1, Aug, 2017
    • Venue: Arakawa Sunamachi Mizube Park
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 4,000
    • Date: Sat., 5, Aug, 2017
    • Venue:Along Edogawa River
      (Edogawa Ward side)
    • Launch location : Edogawa River side
      (next to Shinozaki Park)
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 14,000
    • Date: Sat., 5, Aug, 2017
    • Venue: Itabashi Ward along Arakawa River
    • Launch location:
      Along Arakawa River on the Itabashi Ward side
      (upstream of Toda-bashi bridge)
    • Number of fireworks launched:
      Total number of fireworks: approx. 12,000
      (including approx. 6,000 on the Itabashi Ward side)
    • Date: Sat., 5, Aug, 2017
    • Venue: Akishima City Showa Park Baseball Field
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 2,000
    • Date: Sat., 5, Aug, 2017
    • Venue: Ome City Nagayama Park Ground
      (Paid entrance)
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 3,600
  • 40th Okutama Nohryo Fireworks Festival
    • Date: Sat., 12, Aug, 2017
    • Venue: Area around Okutama Station
      (fireworks to be launched from Okutama-machi Hikawa / top of Atagoyama)
      *In case of bad weather: Sunday, August 13
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 1,000
    • Date: Sun., 20, Aug, 2017
    • Venue:
      Fees charged for all sites
      1. Jingu Stadium 2. Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium
      3. Jingu Rubber-ball Baseball Ground 4. Area in front of Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 12,000
    • Date: Sat.,28, Oct, 2017
    • Venue:
      • Fee-based seats providing “full impact” "Chofu City Tamagawa Riverside"
      (Fuda Site, Keio Tamagawa River Venue, University of Electro-Communications Ground Site)
      • Free seating "Chofu City Tamagawa Riverside"
      "Chofu City Tamagawa Riverside"
      (Fuda Site, Keio Tamagawa River Venue)
    • Number of fireworks launched: Approx. 8,000 (scheduled)

*These events get very crowded. (As there are traffic restrictions) please avoid traveling to the events by car.
*The event details are subject to change based on weather conditions, etc., so please check directly with event administrators before leaving for an event.

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