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.
Jodoji is a temple in Akasaka in the shadow of the Biz Tower. This festival is one of the first summer festivals in the area and sees an interesting mix of residents and local office workers converging on the temple. […]
The 71st Ome City Nohryo Fireworks Festival features 4,132 fireworks to be hurled into the night sky over Nagayama Park in Ome City in the evening of the first Saturday in August. The festivities will begin at 7:30pm and conclude […]
A traditional summer shrine festival at one of the most serene shrines in central Tokyo. Thankfully, the festival takes place during the relative cool of the late afternoon and early evening. Expect all the summer festival standards—yatai (food trucks), games, […]
Dance to the beat of the taiko drums—or just watch—at this annual Bon dance festival at Tsukiji Honganji temple. As a bonus of being so close to the gourmet hot spots of Tsukiji Market and Ginza, there will be various […]