Aichi’s Fantastic Fireworks Festivals

Aichi’s Fantastic Fireworks Festivals

Aichi likes to see things go off with a bang! It could be because of its strong samurai heritage, or the fact that Aichi remains one of the few places where gunpowder and fireworks are created. Either way, you’re assured of a terrific time at any of the summer fireworks festivals.

Tahara-CityTriathlon Irago Pre-Event Fireworks

A great fireworks show to motivate the athletes!

Date: September 9th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to
Fireworks shot: Approx. 300
Attendance in 2016: About 5,000

Toyohashi-CityFire Festival (Hono-no-Saiten)

Date: September 9th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 870 (includes 220 tezutsu)
Attendance in 2016: About 58,000

Seto-CitySetomono Festival Fireworks

The biggest ceramics, pottery & porcelain street market event in Japan - with fireworks!

Date: September 9th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 7:40 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 800
Attendance in 2016: About 370,000 (entire festival)

Gamagori-CityFireworks Spectacular - Mistè Noche - Laguna Ten Bosch

47 Nights of Fireworks and a Fantastic Performance Show!

Date: July 8th (Saturday) to September 23rd (Saturday), 2017 (some days off, please check the details)
Fireworks time: from 8:15 PM (exceptions apply, please check the details)
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: n/a

Gamagori-CityLaguna Ten Bosch / Lagunasia

Aichi’s Premier Amusement Complex, Laguna Ten Bosch, Laguna Sea
A great place for friends, families and couples looking for a good time is Gamagori’s Lagunasia and Laguna Ten Bosch, Aichi’s premier amusement park, with natural hot spring spas, shopping, dining, relaxation, and entertainment facilities at sea-side Gamagori.

Laguna Ten Bosch / Lagunasia

Tahara-CityTahara Festival Fireworks

The largest fireworks show of Atsumi Peninsula

Date: September 17th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 5:30 AM to 9:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 4,000
Attendance in 2016: About 30,000

Chiryu-CityAkiba Festival Fireworks

A festival to recollect Chiryu City's autumnal traditions

Date: September 24th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 260 (includes tezutsu and others)
Attendance in 2016: About 1,000

Toei-TownSuwa Nangu Shrine Festival Fireworks

Amazing fireworks adorn a local traditional event

Date: September 30th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 500
Attendance in 2016: About 600

Konan-CityKonan Citizens Fireworks

Fireworks shot in synchrony to the music requested by the city residents!

Date: October 21th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 2,000
Attendance in 2016: About 45,000

Minamichita-TownHimakajima Gion Festival Fireworks

The fantastic lantern boat "Horoku" and fireworks festival

Date: July 8th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 2,000
Attendance in 2016: about 5,000

Minamichita-TownShinojima Gion Festival Fireworks

An impressive parade of over 100 fishing boats and fine fireworks!

Date: July 8th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: from 7:40 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 3,000
Attendance in 2016: about 1,000

Toyota-CityFujioka Oiden Summer Festival Fireworks

Excitement with dances and fireworks!

Date: July 8th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 8:20 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,000
Attendance in 2016: about 6,000

Taketoyo-TownOashi Jaguruma Festival Fireworks

“Janokuchi Hanabi”, a fireworks with a tragic romance legend

Date: July 15th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: about 400

Nagoya-City71st Marine Day Nagoya Minato Festival Fireworks

A great festival of gigantic fireworks decorating the Port of Nagoya!

Date: July 17th (Monday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 3,000
Attendance in 2016: about 39,000

Nagoya-CityPort of Nagoya Public Aquarium

One of Japan’s biggest and best aquariums is the exciting Port Of Nagoya Public Aquarium at Nagoya Port. Home to Orca killer whales, dolphins and Beluga Whales, and featuring marine life from Japan to Antarctica.

Port of Nagoya Public Aquarium

Toyokawa-CityToyokawa Summer Festival Fireworks

The amazing "Tsunabi" Rope-on-Fire that brightens the shrine grounds

Date: July 21th (Friday) and 22nd (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 5:30 PM to 9:45 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 300 (also 200 tezutsu, 200 rope fireworks)
Attendance in 2016: About 3,200

Handa-CityKinuura Minato Festival Fireworks

This year as special event to commemorate both Handa City's 80th year as municipality and the 60th year since Kinuura Port's elevation of category to Principal Port in the scope of the Japanese Law of Ports.

Date: July 22th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,400
Attendance in 2016: about 37,000

Minamichita-TownToyohama Fireworks Festival

After the gigantic sea brams festival, close your day with a nice pyrotechnic show!

Date: July 22th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:20 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 750
Attendance in 2016: about 5,000

Minamichita-TownToyohama Tai Matsuri, The Sea Bream Festival

There’s Something Fishy Going On In Minamichita!
Picture this: Giant land-based Sea Bream, around 18 meters long and six meters high, charging and attacking each other in clouds of sand while being chased by near naked men, before returning to the sea, where they splash and bob about!

Toyohama Sea Bream Festival

Nishio-CityKira Fireworks Festival

Pyrotechnic art made enjoyable with sea and air

Date: July 22th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:50 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,700
Attendance in 2016: about 22,000

Tushima-CityOwari Tsushima Tenno Festival Fireworks

A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream, the Owari Tsushima Tenno Matsuri

Date: July 22th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: about 200,000

Kasugai-CityKasugai Citizens' Noryo Festival Fireworks

A fireworks extravaganza at a beautiful Japanese park

Date: July 22th (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 3,500
Attendance in 2016: about 177,000

Komaki-CityKomaki Heisei Summer Festival Fireworks

Impressive parade of illuminated floats and dance performances!

Date: July 23th (Sunday), 2017
Fireworks time: 8:50 PM to 9:30 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,000(includes 8 Tezutsu)
Attendance in 2016: about 90,000 (entire festival)

Nagoya-CityNakamura Park Summer Festival Fireworks

A calm “Matsuri” festival with fireworks in the suburbs of Nagoya-City!

Date: July 28th (Friday)
Fireworks time: 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: n/a

Nagoya-CityNagoya City Hideyoshi & Kiyomasa Memorial Museum

A relinquary of the great names of Owari Area
A history museum on the 2nd floor of Nakamura Park Cultural Plaza. The museum mainly collects, keeps and displays cultural properties connected with Toyotomi Hideyoshi and Kato Kiyomasa, two military commanders from the Owari area, including items that belonged to them, historical documents and pictures.

Nagoya City Hideyoshi & Kiyomasa Memorial Museum

Toyohashi-CityToyohashi Gion Festival Fireworks

The amazing hand-held fireworks cannons of Toyohashi!

Date: July 21st (Friday) and 22nd (Saturday), 2017
Fireworks time: 21st - 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM; 22nd - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 12,000 (includes about 300 Tezutsu)
Attendance in 2016: about 100,000 (entire festival)

Toei-TownYasaka Shrine Festival Fireworks

A Floats and Fireworks Collaboration

Date: July 29th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 150
Attendance in 2016: About 500

Toyokawa-CityKo Summer Festival Fireworks

Three days of festival, hand-held and airborne fireworks!

Date: July 29th (Saturday) and 30th (Sunday), 2017
Fireworks time: 29th - 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM; 30th - 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,800 (only Sunday fireworks count)
Attendance in 2016: about 10,000 (entire festival)

Toyota-CityToyota Oiden Festival Fireworks

Probably one of the greatest fireworks show on Earth!

Date: July 30th (Sunday), 2017
Fireworks time: 7:10 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: about 360,000 (entire festival)

Gamagori-CityGamagori Noryo Fireworks

A fireworks festival proudly boasting the biggest shell among all Pacific Rim countries!

Date: July 30th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 5,000
Attendance in 2016: about 200,000

Miyoshi-CityMiyoshi Lake Festival Fireworks

Fantastic lantern-lit boats and fireworks at a gorgeous location!

Date: August 5th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,200
Attendance in 2016: about 31,000

Okazaki-CityOkazaki Castle Hero Ieyasu Summer Festival Fireworks

A fireworks festival worth of the long pyrotechnics history of Mikawa!

Date: August 5th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 6:50 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. n/a
Attendance in 2016: about 500,000

Inuyama-CitySummer Night Festival Fireworks

A Summer Night Carnival

Date: August, 5th (Sat) and 6th (Sun), from 11th (Fri - Mountain Day holiday) to 15th (Tue), from 18th (Fri) to 20th (Sun), and from 25th (Fri) to 27th (Sun)
Fireworks time: 8:30 PM to 8:35 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 500 (per day)
Attendance in 2016: About 3,000(per day)

Inuyama-CityThe Little World Museum of Man

See the Big World Unfold Before Your Very Eyes at Little World
They say that modern technology has made the world seem smaller, but it’s certainly not as compact or as enjoyable as Little World, the open-air world village theme park displaying architecture and culture from all over the world, at historical castle town Inuyama!

The Little World Museum of Man

Toyokawa-CityGoyu Summer Festival Fireworks

A show of floats and fireworks!

Date: August 5th (Saturday) and 6th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 3,000 (both days, 50 tezutsu on the 5th)
Attendance in 2016: About n/a

Anjo-CityDenpark 2017 Summer Festival & Fireworks

Denpark's 2017 Summer Break events to commemorate its 20th Anniversary!

Date: August, 6th (Sun), 11 (Fri - Mountain Day holiday), 13 (Sun), 19 (Sat) and 20 (Sun), and 26 (Sat) and 27 (Sun)
Fireworks time: From 8:20 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 500 (Per day)
Attendance in 2016: About 2,800 (Per day)

Toyoake-CityToyoake Summer Festival Fireworks

Fireworks painting the skies of Toyoake City!

Date: August 6th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 8:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 1,100
Attendance in 2016: about 33,000

Nagoya-CityOsu Summer Festival Fireworks

Samba and Cosplay parades with a finale featuring Tezutsu hand-held cannon fireworks!

Date: August 6th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 9:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 86 (All Tezutsu)
Attendance in 2016: About 310,000 (Entire festival)

Shinshiro-CityHitokuwada Tenno Festival Fireworks

A traditional lanterns ritual and fireworks offerings!

Date: August 6th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 150
Attendance in 2016: About 1,500

Inuyama-City38th Japan's Rhine Summer Festival Noryo Fireworks

National Treasure Inuyama Castle is the backdrop for this spectacular fireworks show!

Date: August 10th (Thursday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:20 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 3,000
Attendance in 2016: about 230,000

Tokai-CityTokai Festival Fireworks

See up close the fireworks shot from within the downtown perimeter!

Date: August 12th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:20 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: approx. 4,000
Attendance in 2016: about 130,000

Minamichita-TownTako Festival Fireworks

A festival praying for abundant catch - and as memorial - of the famous octopuses of Himakajima Island

Date: August 12th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: From 8:50 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 1,000
Attendance in 2016: About 5,000

Toyota-CityTomoegawa Golden Fish Kingyo Fireworks

Date: August 12th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: From 8:00 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: n/a

Shinshiro-CityShinshiro Evening Fireworks Festival

A majestic silver cascade of light prior to the grand finale!

Date: August 13th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 7:10 PM to 8:45 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 2,000
Attendance in 2016: About 43,000

Toyota-CityKaren-no-Sato Shimoyama Summer Festival Fireworks

A simple festival for the local people of Karen-no-Sato!

Date: August 13th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 60 (small-scale fireworks)
Attendance in 2016: About 3,000

Ichinomiya-CityNobi Great Fireworks

Boasting the largest fireworks round of Owari Area!

Date: August 14th (Monday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 5,000
Attendance in 2016: n/a

Toyota-CityAsuke Summer Festival Fireworks

Date: August 14th (Monday)
Fireworks time: 8:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 500
Attendance in 2016: About 5,000

Nishio-CityRiver Festival of Yonezu in Nishio Fireworks

Light Up Your Heart Bright In Yonezu

Date: August 15th (Tuesday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 3,000
Attendance in 2016: About 70,000

Toyota-CityOku-Yahagi Onsen Fireworks in Asahi

No other fireworks can launch so close! Explosions echoing through the mountains!

Date: August 15th (Tuesday)
Fireworks time: 8:15 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 1,000
Attendance in 2016: About 5,000

Shinshiro-CitySummer Country Fever - SAMAKAN 2017 & Fireworks

Summer Country Fever

Date: August 15th (Tuesday)
Fireworks time: 8:20 PM to 8:50 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 90
Attendance in 2016: About 1,000

Shitara-TownHachiman Shrine Festival Eve Fireworks

A calm and slow paced fireworks display in the rural setting of Shitara

Date: August 15th (Tuesday)
Fireworks time: From 8:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 200
Attendance in 2016: About 500

Mihama-TownBon-Odori Dance and Kowa School Area Fireworks

A simple but effusive festival with fireworks to close the summer in a cute way!

Date: August 15th (Tuesday)
Fireworks time: 7:30 PM to 8:50 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: About 3,000

Minamichita-TownUtsumi Chunichi Fireworks

Watch a gorgeous fireworks show while laying and relaxing on the beach!

Date: August 17th (Thursday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: About 50,000

Mihama-TownGenki-no-deru Fireworks in MIHAMA [TOP presents BIG BANG 2017]

A fireworks show with the newest and latest of technology!

Date: August 19th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:15 PM to 8:30 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 12,000
Attendance in 2016: About 30,000

Tokoname-CityTokoname Noryo Fireworks

Date: August 19th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 1,500
Attendance in 2016: About 50,000

Kariya-CityKariya Wansaka Festival Fireworks

Date: August 19th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: About 153,000

Miyoshi-CityMiyoshi Ojochin Giant Lantern Festival Fireworks

Dynamic fireworks and "Ojochin" giant lanterns!

Date: August 20th (Sunday)
Fireworks time: 7:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 2,000
Attendance in 2016: About 20,000

Inazawa-CityInazawa Summer Festival Fireworks

Dance through day and night!

Date: August 26th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 4,000
Attendance in 2016: n/a

Chita-CityShinmaiko Beach Festival Fireworks

A gorgeous fireworks show at the expansive coastal area of Shinmaiko!

Date: August 26th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fireworks shot: n/a
Attendance in 2016: About 36,000

Toyokawa-CityToyokawa Tezutsu Fireworks Festival

400 fire-spewing cannons in an exhilarating demonstration!

Date: August 26th (Saturday)
Fireworks time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fireworks shot: Approx. 2,000
Attendance in 2016: About 78,000

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