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Showa Kinen Park Fireworks Festival

Jul 27 @ 19:15 - 20:15 JST

The Tachikawa Showa Kinen Park Fireworks Festival will see 5,000 fireworks launched, making it a medium-sized festival by Tokyo standards.

What happens?

Just under 400,000 people attend. Expect lots of yukata and picnic baskets — it’s a nice idea to bring dinner and make an evening of it.

Entrance to the park is entirely free after 6 p.m. but if you paid the entrance fee to the park earlier in the day, you’ll get a better viewing spot. It gets crowded around 5 p.m. There will also be paid seating available.

How to get there
The nearest station is Nishi-Tachikawa or Tachikawa Station on the JR Line.

Shōwa Memorial Park


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