Start the new year with a bang at the Lake Kawaguchiko Winter Fireworks. Using Mount Fuji as a backdrop, this colorful fireworks display is a sight to behold and should not be missed! What happens? The fireworks will be launched at 8 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday from January 20 to February 18 -- though the last display will be on Friday, February 23. They will be launched near Oike Park but can also be seen from Yagizaki Park. How to get there Find out how to get from Tokyo to the Mount Fuji area and check out all the other things to see and do in Kawaguchiko.