2018 Kobe Port Fireworks Festival

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Officially the “Kobe Port Marine Fireworks Festival”, this event is rated as one the top fireworks festivals in the Kansai region.

In past years, approximately a quarter of a million people have gathered to see 10,000 explosive projectiles shot into the night sky. Meriken Park is the main free spot for viewing the fireworks, but expect huge crowds.

The fireworks are launched from barges located between Kobe Harborland and Port Island.

Dates:
Venue: Meriken Park
Entry: Free
Access: 0.9 km from Motomachi Station JR Kobe Line (A62)
1.0 km from Kobe Station JR Kobe Line (A63)
1.6 km from Sannomiya Station JR Kobe Line (A61)
Web: https://kobehanabi.jp/
Area: Hyogo
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