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Jul 27 @ 19:30 – 20:45 Himeji Port
About 5,000 colorful fireworks are launched from the boats 300 meters away from the view point.  The water starmine is beautiful and, Shakudama (10-sized) fireworks are dynamic. A number of fireworks : 5,000 The largest diameter of fireworks : 320-m (Size-10) Date : JUL 27 Hours : 19:30 to 20:45 Access : 25-minute walk from…
Jul 27 @ 19:45 – 20:30 Shioashiya Beach
Visitors can enjoy various stage events and food stalls under the sun, and after sunset, A unique and novel fireworks displayed over the Beach will color the summer night sky brilliantly. A number of fireworks : 6,000 The largest diameter of fireworks : 130-m (Size-4) Date : 27 JUL Hours : 19:45 to 20:30 Access…
Aug 3 @ 19:30 – 20:30 Kobe Meriken Park
A festival where you can see a collaboration of Kobe’s beautiful night view and the colorful fireworks shoot up from the bay in front of Kobe Meriken Park. A number of fireworks : 15,000 The largest diameter of fireworks : 320-m (Size-10) Date : 3 AUG Hours : 19:30 to 20:30 Fee : Free Access:…
Aug 24 @ 19:30 – 20:30 Kamitsu Ohashi
A festival that can be seen from Itami Airport. You can see exhibition fireworks and also the golden willow fireworks. A number of fireworks : 3,500 The largest diameter of fireworks : 130-m (Size-4) Date : 24 AUG Hours : 19:30 to 20:30 Fee : Free Access: Itami station on JR (10mins walk), Itami station…
Oct 14 – Oct 15 all-day Matsubara Hachiman Shrine
Nada Fighting Festival/ 灘のけんか祭り Nada fighting festival is the popular festival held at the Matsubara Hachiman Shrine in Himeji City. It came to be called by this name “Fighting Festival”  because the mikoshi (portable shrines) are jolted against one another when carried on the shoulders of the men in the parade. The greatest attraction is…
Jan 9 – Jan 11 all-day Nishinomiya Shrine
Nishinomiya-jinja Shrine is the home of the god of commerce. The Toka Ebisu Festival, which takes place on the 9th, 10th, 11th of January each year, is always a lively event with many visitors and merchants to get sacred bamboo branches decorated with lucky items in hopes for the success of their businesses. Access :…
Oct 14 – Oct 15 all-day Matsubara Hachiman Shrine
Nada Fighting Festival/ 灘のけんか祭り Nada fighting festival is the popular festival held at the Matsubara Hachiman Shrine in Himeji City. It came to be called by this name “Fighting Festival”  because the mikoshi (portable shrines) are jolted against one another when carried on the shoulders of the men in the parade. The greatest attraction is…
Jan 9 – Jan 11 all-day Nishinomiya Shrine
Nishinomiya-jinja Shrine is the home of the god of commerce. The Toka Ebisu Festival, which takes place on the 9th, 10th, 11th of January each year, is always a lively event with many visitors and merchants to get sacred bamboo branches decorated with lucky items in hopes for the success of their businesses. Access :…
Oct 14 – Oct 15 all-day Matsubara Hachiman Shrine
Nada Fighting Festival/ 灘のけんか祭り Nada fighting festival is the popular festival held at the Matsubara Hachiman Shrine in Himeji City. It came to be called by this name “Fighting Festival”  because the mikoshi (portable shrines) are jolted against one another when carried on the shoulders of the men in the parade. The greatest attraction is…
Jan 9 – Jan 11 all-day Nishinomiya Shrine
Nishinomiya-jinja Shrine is the home of the god of commerce. The Toka Ebisu Festival, which takes place on the 9th, 10th, 11th of January each year, is always a lively event with many visitors and merchants to get sacred bamboo branches decorated with lucky items in hopes for the success of their businesses. Access :…
Oct 14 – Oct 15 all-day Matsubara Hachiman Shrine
Nada Fighting Festival/ 灘のけんか祭り Nada fighting festival is the popular festival held at the Matsubara Hachiman Shrine in Himeji City. It came to be called by this name “Fighting Festival”  because the mikoshi (portable shrines) are jolted against one another when carried on the shoulders of the men in the parade. The greatest attraction is…
Jan 9 – Jan 11 all-day Nishinomiya Shrine
Nishinomiya-jinja Shrine is the home of the god of commerce. The Toka Ebisu Festival, which takes place on the 9th, 10th, 11th of January each year, is always a lively event with many visitors and merchants to get sacred bamboo branches decorated with lucky items in hopes for the success of their businesses. Access :…