POSTPONED: Upcoming Fireworks!

Iwai beach fireworks 2017

*UPDATE: Tateyama Fireworks have been postponed to Friday, Aug. 10 due to the typhoon.

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Clear your schedule for two grand firework displays in the next week. The first is this Sunday, Aug. 5 at Iwai beach and next is in Tateyama on Wed., Aug. 8.

There are usually food stands around the area so make sure to come early to claim your spot and find some grub!

Iwai Beach Fireworks Display

3,000 fireworks will be launched into the night sky!

WHEN: Sun., August 5, 2018, 7:40 p.m. – 8:20 p.m.

WHERE: Iwai Beach (岩井海岸)

*If weather is bad it will be postponed to Mon, August 6.

**Filming with and bringing drones are prohibited.

As a safety measure in case of an earthquake or other natural disaster, please bring a flashlight with you.

Part of the road along the beach will be restricted between 7:00 p.m. – 8:40 p.m.

Parking is limited. To reduce congestion please use public transportation if possible.

(The closest station is Iwai station. Below is a map from Iwai train station to the Iwai beach area. There is also a bus stop in front of the station.)

Tateyama Bay Fireworks Display

*UPDATE: Tateyama Fireworks have been postponed to Friday, Aug. 10 due to the typhoon.

10,000 fireworks will go off in just 75 minutes! Their specialty is a firework that bursts on the water like a flower.

There will also be a flamenco performance from the nationwide student flamenco league called “Fireworks and Flamenco.”

WHEN: Wed., August 8, 2018, 7:30 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.

WHERE: Hojo Beach (北条海岸)

*Please keep in mind that if weather changes the event may be postponed.

Here are directions to Hojo Beach from Tateyama Station.



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