Shiga Fireworks Festivals

Shiga Fireworks Festivals

Fireworks Festivals are one of the highlights of summer in Japan. Here’s a list of upcoming Fireworks Festivals to enjoy in Shiga Prefecture in 2017:

Biwako Great Fireworks Festival

Date: 2017.08.08  7:30pm~8:30pm

(In the event of bad weather, the event will be postponed to August 11.)

Place: Vicinity of Otsu Port

Access: 15min work from JR Otsu Sta. , or 5min walk from Keihan Line Hama-Otsu Sta.

Website: http://en.biwako-visitors.jp/event/detail/27

Paid seating: On sale from July 3 (Mon).

Hikone & Kita-Biwako Great Firework Festival

Date: 2017.08.01 7:30pm~8:30pm

(In the event of bad weather, the event will be postponed to August 2.)

Place: Matsubara Swimming Beach

Access: JR Biwako Line Hikone Station 30 min. on foot

Website: http://en.biwako-visitors.jp/event/detail/24

Nagahama & Kita-Biwako Great Firework Festival

Date: 2017.08.04 7:30pm~8:30pm

(In the event of bad weather, the event will be postponed to August 5.)

Place: Nagahama Port

Access: JR Hokuriku Main Line Nagahama Station 10 min. on foot

Website: http://en.biwako-visitors.jp/event/detail/26

Shiga Fireworks Festival

Date: 2017.07.22 7:45pm~

Place: off the coast of Omi Maiko Beach

Access: JR Kosei Line Omi-Maiko Station 5 min. on foot

Website: http://en.biwako-visitors.jp/spot/detail/63

Ogoto Onsen Fireworks Festival

Date: 2017.08.01 8:00pm~8:30pm

(In the event of bad weather, the event will be postponed to August 2.)

Place: Ogoto Onsen Port

Access: JR Kosei Line Ogoto Onsen Station 20 min. on foot

Website: http://www.ogotoonsen.com/event/ogotohanabi

Seta River Fireworks Festival

Date: 2017.08.17 8:00pm~

Place: Seta River

Access: Keihan Line Karahashi-Mae Station 5 min. on foot

Website: http://en.biwako-visitors.jp/spot/detail/54