The Chikugogawa Fireworks Festival

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Dating back to 1650, this is one of Japan’s longest running fireworks festivals. With 18,000 fireworks and 400,000 spectators, it’s also one of the largest in western Japan.

The fireworks will be launched from two different locations along the Chikugo River near Suitengu Shrine in Kurume City, Fukuoka Prefecture.

Dates:
Venue: Suitengu Shrine
Entry: Free
Weather
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Closest station(s): Kurume Station
Web: http://www.kurume-matsuri....
Area: Fukuoka
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