Festivals of Japan

Events across Japan. A collection ranging from traditional to seasonal offerings.

Lake Biwa Great Fireworks Festival - Shiga

This firework festival is held on Lake Biwa, the largest lake in Japan. Around 10,000 colorful fireworks light up the lake surface. With fireworks launched one after the other from the lake, this is an unforgettable and romantic experience. Watch in total awe as different patterns and shapes vie with one another in the night sky.

Event Dates Early August every year (tentative)
Event Details Due to be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2023
*Please see the official website for details.
Location (venue) Vincity of Otsu Port
Address Hamaotsu, Otsu-shi, Shiga
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Region Kinki
Category Fireworks

Event organizers may change the date and time. Please check the official website.

update: May.24.2023

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