[Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks All Japan Fireworks Master's Invitational Competition]
A truly gorgeous fireworks show combining traditional expertise with state-of-art technology
Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks is one of the largest fireworks festivals in Japan and sees some 25 thousand fireworks let off in total. It coincides with a fireworks competition featuring artisans famed for their expertise and artistic quality selected from all over Japan, and in 2015, 400 thousand people came to watch. The festival is packed full of highlights, such as a music and fireworks fusion show "Melody Starmine" , the overwhelming nonstop show "100 Big Fireworks", the color-changing fireworks that replicate Mt. Fuji the “Great Niagara Fuji Falls in the Sky", and the 300 meter-long stretch of fireworks that shakes the whole venue, "Japan's No. 1 Jumbo Wide Starmine".
|Posted photos||Main The spectacular "Great Niagara Fuji Falls in the Sky"
Two photos Upper photo The gorgeous highlight "Japan's No. 1 Jumbo Wide Starmine", lower photo The fusion of fireworks and music, Melody Starmine
|Date||● Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks All Japan Fireworks Master's Invitational Competition 2016
August 6th, 2016
* The Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks All Japan Fireworks Master's Invitational Competition is scheduled to be held every year in August .
|Time||Fireworks: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.|
|Location||3164-1 Aino, Fukuroi-shi, Shizuoka (Haranoya River, Shinsui Park)|
|Phone||Fukuroi Enshu Fireworks Executive Committee (within the Fukuroi Chamber of Commerce and Industry)
+81-538-42-6151 (English available)
|Admission fee||Premium seating (1 person) 5,000 yen
Block seating (1 person) 4,000 yen
Family seating (6 persons) 20,000 yen
* Tickets are scheduled to go on sale in mid to late June, 2016.
|Access||Take the JR Tokaido Main Line from "Kakegawa Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 4 to 8 minutes, alight at either "Aino Station" or "Fukuroi Station", and walk for approx. 20 minutes.|
|* The festival will be postponed to the following day in the case of heavy weather. (Held on the 13th if the following day is also heavy weather.)
* Depending on the weather and natural conditions etc., it may not be possible to see views like the ones in the photos / article above.
updated on Sep 30, 2016
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