Tsuchiura All Japan Fireworks Competition

Tsuchiura Fireworks
Photo by Yoichiro Uno used under CC

A great chance to see some of Japan’s best fireworks outside of the summer festivals, this is a competitive display admired across the country. Held on the Sakuragawa riverside in the Gakuen-ohashi area, there’ splenty of seating with a good view. The newest designs and creations are displayed by the best pyrotechnicians in Japan, it originally started as a memorial event for officers who died during the war. The event is pretty long, lasting around two and a half hours. Grab some food from the street stalls along the way and get your seat early!

Entry: Free
Closest station(s): Tsuchiura
Web: http://www.city.tsuchiura....
Link in Japanese
Area: Ibaraki
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