Tokyo Firework Festival EDOMODE to Take Place in Odaiba’s Kabuki Area

01.June.2018 | SPOT

Tokyo Hanabi Taisai ~EDOMODE~ will take place at Odaiba Seaside Park on August 11, 2018.
This grand firework festival will bring together some of the world’s most prominent pyrotechnicians who will put on a show like that of a kaomise, an introductory performance of kabuki in the Edo Period where actors would make their first appearance on stage.
The festival will fuse together music, food, performance and technology symbolic of Tokyo. It will promote itself to the world as one of the city’s new big summer events.
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 There will be numerous admission-paid areas you can enter at the festival, including BeachKabuki, Pleasure BoatRooftop, and more, each of which offer a new angle and situtation to enjoy the fireworks.
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The first areas to open at the beach and kabuki area. The beach area offers table seats that face Tokyo Bay, as well as pair seats where you can even sit in yukata, family seats and more. Enjoy the bright fireworks against a background of Tokyo’s night sky.
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The kabuki area will be graced by the presence of Ichikawa Ebizō, a famous kabuki actor, who will put on a brand new performance themed on fireworks. Enjoy an extravagant collaboration of the lit up sky and a kabuki performance.

The kabuki show is limited to people who purchase the Kabuki & Firework Seat tickets (花火と歌舞伎を楽しむ席). Be warned, you can’t see the performance from any of the other seats!
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Experience this totally new kind of Japanese firework festival in Tokyo in what will be the last summer of the Heisei period.
Information 
Tokyo Hanabi Taisai ~EDOMODE~
Location: Odaiba Seaside Park (1 Daiba, Minato, Tokyo)
Date: August 11, 2018 (Extended to August 12)
Time: Open 16:00 / Fireworks 19:10 / Finish 20:30
Toll Area: Within Odaiba Seaside Park
TEL: 03-5656-8757 (Weekdays only / 10:00-17:00)
Official Homepage: http://tokyohanabi.jp/

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    Head to the Aquamarine Aguri located outside Aquamarine Fukushima to purchase everyday vegetables as well as Japanese vegetables that have been grown through the cooperation of Iwaki farmers and Iwaki city. The traditional Iwaki marché sells mainly traditional summer vegetables such as okuimo potatoes, yardlong beans, beefsteak plants, kojiroi cucumbers, and much more. From local vegetables to healthy goods, everything is produced at Aquamarine Fukushima. 

     

    Iwaki Fireworks Festival 

    Enjoy the sight of fireworks soaring through the sky before your very eyes from the Aquarium grounds. This large-scale fireworks event will run until 9 pm on August 3.

     

    Running: August 11 ー 15 (8pm) . 

    ※ Last entries: Up to 1hr before closing time. 

     

    Come visit Aquamarine Fukushima for a perfect fun-filled day with the family!

  • Summer 2019 Japanese Fireworks Festivals With The Wow Factor

    30.June.2019 | FEATURES / SPOT

    Hello everyone, this is Midori from MMN’s Editorial Department!

    The first thing that pops into your head when you think of summer is fireworks. During the summer, Japan hosts so many large-scale fireworks events that it can be difficult to decide which one to visit. However, some festivals really stand out from the crowd. Today, I will share with you some fireworks festivals I would highly recommend for their extra wow-factor. 

     

    If you’re interested, check out the 2019 list for the top 10 fireworks festivals in Japan

     

    2019 Artistic Fireworks at Moerenuma Park, Sapporo

    Last year, this event was cancelled due to an earthquake, so excitement levels are high this year. 

    This year, the fireworks dream team have put together a special non-stop program which includes the highest fireworks in the whole country. A fireworks photo and painting competition will be held after the fireworks event day.

     

    ▼2019 Artistic Fireworks at Moerenuma Park

    Date: September 7, 2019

    Official Website: https://www.moere.jp/

     

    Relax 221m Above Ground: The RESTAURANT LUKE with SLY LOUNGE Fireworks Plan

    Fireworks events held within the city can get very crowded, so how about watching them explode beautifully in the night sky from a restaurant? RESTAURANT LUKE with SLY LOUNGE is the perfect place to watch the Sumida River Fireworks festival and its 20,000 fireworks, or the Edogawa Fireworks Festival, where 14,000 fireworks are launched. Make sure to ask for the fireworks plan if you want this experience.

    Being able to watch fireworks high in the sky is a wonderful lifetime opportunity. 

     

    ▼RESTAURANT LUKE with SLY LOUNGE

    Address: St.Luke’s Garden, 47th floor, 8-1 Akashicho, Chuo City, Tokyo

    TEL: 03-3248-0211

    Firework event plans:

    July 27 Sumida River Fireworks Festival Special Plan

    August 3 Edogawa Fireworks Festival Special Plan

    Adults: ¥15,000, high school students: ¥6,000, middle school students: ¥4,000, elementary school students: ¥2,000 (Free for those under elementary school age)

    Official Website: https://www.restaurant-luke.com/restaurant.html

     

    Shin Yokohama Fireworks Festival  2019 Special Tickets

    Kohoku-ku, Yokohama will be celebrating the 80th year of the Shin Yokohama Fireworks Festival. Tickets for seats to watch the 2019 fireworks event are now being sold. The fireworks will be launched in an area that is hundreds of metres wide. For the finale, you can enjoy yellow streams of light as they fall out of the sky. As this fireworks event is taking place at Shin Yokohama, you can get seats at the Nissan Stadium or the tennis court to enjoy a beautiful night.  

    Photo: Takeshi Kanetake 

     

    ▼Shin Yokohama Fireworks Festival 2019

    Date: July 7, 2019

    Prices: Special entry area (unreserved seats): ¥2,000 (per person, 1m2 picnic sheet, 1 entry ticket).

    Tennis court garden table seat: ¥20,000 (4 people, 4 tickets, 1 garden table), Nissan Stadium north side (for legal supporters/ event sponsors and others who contributed to the event: ¥54,000 (6 people, 6 tickets, table seating).

    Official Website: http://shinyokohama-hanabi.com/

     

    Enjoy Fishing With A Beautiful Fireworks Display In The Sky at Echizen, Fukui

    Visit Echizen port to enjoy a beautiful fireworks display whilst on the hunt for fish and squid. This is a relatively cheap plan considering that you also get the chance to enjoy a beautiful view. This is a wonderful way to create special memories.

    ▼ Fishing and Fireworks in Echizen, 2019

    Date: July 13, 2019

    Price: Squid: ¥ 6,000 per person Fish: ¥7,000 per person (40 people max).

    (Includes fishing equipement. Price is the same for both children and adults).

    Official website: https://www.town-echizen.jp/SSL/experience/detail.php?id=90

     

    A Cool Night at The Pool and Fireworks Every Day at Phoenix Seagaia Resort, Miyazaki

    During the summer holidays, there will be a fireworks show every evening at Phoenix Seagaia Resort in Miyazaki prefecture. They have special seating, and also those who choose accommodation on the club floor can see the fireworks launched before their very eyes.

    You can also enjoy the night pool or barbeque and simultaneously witness the fireworks. The best part is that there is a show everyday, so there is no need to worry about fitting it in with the rest of your plans.

     

    ▼Phoenix Seagaia Resort Summer Fireworks 2019

    Event Period: Every day from July 20 ー August 31, 2019

    Official Website: https://seagaia.co.jp/

     

    This summer will be the first ever fireworks season of the Reiwa era, so how about making it extra special by attending a fireworks festival with that extra wow factor?

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