2021 would have been the 43rd edition of the Annual Adachi Fireworks Festival, with 13,600 fireworks scheduled to go off.
The festival is held along the Arakawa River—15 minutes from Kita-Senju Station. Pack a picnic and find a spot on the river banks—the display is visible from a variety of vantage points. The show lasts for an hour. Please note the event will be postponed a day in the event of storms and cancelled if there are two days of storms.
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