Yoshinogawa Festival and Fireworks

8:00pm – 9:00pm

Taking place on the banks of the Yoshino River in the Shinmachi neighbourhood of Gojo city, this is Nara Prefecture‘s most popular fireworks festival.

What happens?

Not content with a mere 4,000 exploding projectiles, the organizers have added a laser light show and music to the mix. The one-hour show will finish with the launch of a spectacular “star mine” firework. The festival typically attracts 80,000 people.

How to get there

The venue is a 10-minute walk due south from Gojō station. The festival starts at 2 p.m. and the fireworks begin at 8 p.m.

Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.

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