Early
Aug

Nagahama and Kita-Biwako Great Fireworks

Postponed
7:30pm – 8:30pm
Free

This display takes place on the Northern side of the Lake Biwako at Nagahama Port. There are 10,000 rockets launched above the water and the display is best viewed from the small Ho Park which is close to Nagahama station. The times have not yet been released but should be available closer to the time on the link below.

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, many events have been canceled. Always check official sites before heading to an event.

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