Yorii Tamayodo Suitengu Festival​

寄居玉淀水天宮祭 (寄居)

One of the best traditional Water Festivals in Japan!

The organizers have confirmed that this event is GOING ahead.
We're sure this is happening, but 2023 dates and times are not confirmed.


2023 :  5th August (Sat) *The first Saturday in  August
*Dates and times have not been confirmed by the organizer.


Festival starts around 5:30pm, Fireworks around 7pm-9:15pm
*Dates and times have not been confirmed by the organizer.


*All dates & activities are subject to change due to weather and/or unforeseen circumstances.


*Special viewing seats may be reserved once the tickets are on sale. Please contact the Festival Committee Office for details regarding prices and more information.

How to enjoy the Yorii Tamayodo Suitengu Festival?

Picturesque scenery (Great for Instagram pics!)

Romantic Evening

Experience Traditional Japan

Enjoy 3-5 hours

Fun for group of friends

😍Stunning Collaboration of 🎆Fireworks and ✨Mythical Water Floats!

Nothing says 😊Japanese summer like 🎆fireworks!
Come visit the Yorii Suitengu Festival for a one-of-a-kind fireworks festival featuring water floats!

The Suitengu Shrine is a stone shrine that was found downstream of the great Arakawa River in 1931. Since then, the local people of Yorii have gathered every year to assemble ✨magnificent 💦water floats beautifully decorated with 🌸flowers and 🏮lanterns.

You’ll see exactly why this festival is praised as one of Kanto’s 🎉best water festivals, especially when the 💥brilliant fireworks and mythical water floats create the most aesthetically pleasing summer scenery!

What else to do near Yorii Tamayodo Suitengu Festival?



Hot spring (Heritage Resort - one of the largest hot springs where you can wear a bathing suit)

Enjoy the local food

Access (How to get to Yorii Tamayodo Suitengu Festival)

From Tokyo


Banks of Arakawa River (荒川).
Yorii, Osato-gun, Saitama 369-1203


By Train

Yorii Station (Tobu Tojo Line, Chichibu Railway, JR Hachiko line)

Take the Tobu Tojo Line, Chichibu Railway, or the JR Hachiko line to Yorii Station. Walk for about 15 minutes from the station.

(Follow signs and staff guidances)

Use the Japan Transit Planner to find trains.

By Car

Approximately 15 minutes from the Hanazono IC on the Kan-etsu Expressway.

(We highly recommend using public transport due to heavy traffic and limited parking space during the festival)

Contact Details (Event Organizer)

For information about this event please contact the Yorii Tamayodo Suitengu Festival Committee Office directly.

Tel: +81 048-581-2121

Email: Contact via Email (External Link)


Japanese Event Website  (External Link – Japanese)

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