2023 : 7th October (Sat) *If it rains it will be postponed to 8th Oct (Sun)
*Dates and times have been confirmed with the organizer.
Festival Times & Schedule
Fireworks start at 18:00 (please arrive at least 1-2 hours earlier to enjoy the food and find a good spot)
(The free viewing areas are located at the banks of Arakawa River and surrounding areas)
Come to the ✨Kounosu Fireworks Festival✨ in October and feel your soul shake underneath the most stunning 🎆fireworks you’ve ever seen!
This festival is especially known for its 🎉brilliant and rapid 🎆fireworks– one of the highlights is when they launch the most amount of fireworks per minute recorded in Japan!
Stay until the end, 😊you don’t want to miss out on their Guinness Record-holding 464.826kg firework (“yonshakudama”)!
Public viewing is near Nukata Undojo (Nukata Sports Ground) / 糠田（ぬかた）運動場 1073-1 Nukata, Konosu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan 365-0059
From Konosu Station (JR Takasaki Line)
Travel to JR Konosu Station (50 min from Tokyo) and exit the West Gate of the station. Walk 20-30 minutes to get to the main viewing areas. Follow signs and guidance from the staff.
Approximately 25 minutes drive from the Okegawa-Kano IC on the Ken-o Expressway (Ken-o Jidoshado/Metropolitan Inter-City Expressway)
*Parking is 2,000 yen and car traffic may be restricted near the venue. We highly recommend using public transport.)