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Updated: June 18, 2020

43nd Sumidagawa River Fireworks Festival 第43回隅田川花火大会

Taito City and Sumida City, Tokyo
Late July 2020

In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), various facilities around Tokyo may change their operating days or hours. In addition, some events may be canceled or postponed. Please check official facility or event websites for the latest updates and information.

Note: This event will not take place in 2020.

The history of the Sumidagawa River Fireworks Festival dates back to 1733. Although the event has been suspended on several occasions over the years, it has been held annually since 1978. Today, it is one of the largest and most famous fireworks festivals in Tokyo. In addition to the traditional fireworks display, the main venue will also host a contest, where new and innovative firework creations will compete for your attention.


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Eastern Tokyo


Opening Hours

  • 19:00-20:30
  • For start and finish times, visit the official website.
  • In case of bad weather, the festival will be postponed to July 28 (Sunday).

Please check the official event website for the latest updates on opening dates and times, prices, and other information.