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A fireworks festival that continues the tradition of the fireworks display in Ryogoku which started in 1733.
The primary venue will hold a fireworks competition. ?Combined with the secondary venue, there will be a total of 22,000 fireworks.
Enjoy this massive fireworks display as it lights up the night sky with bright and beautiful pyrotechnics.
Approximately 20,000 fireworks are are expected to be used for this festival.
<Date> July 28th, 2018 (Sat) 19:00～20:30
<Location> Primary Venue Downstream of Sakurabashi ～ Upstream of Kototoibashi
Secondary Venue Downstream of Komagatabashi ～ Upstream of Umayabashi
Details can be viewed from the following official site:
*In case of poor weather conditions, the fireworks may be postponed until the next day, July 29th (Sun). ?In case of poor weather?
on both days, the fireworks may be cancelled.
*Large crowds are expected for this event. ?Many traffic restrictions will apply and train stations will be extremely crowded. ?If you?
are heading into the Asakusa area, please show extreme caution.