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Saitama: Saitama-shi Hanabi Taikai

Fireworks Display at two parks. Depending on the weather condition, the event in Omagi park will be postponed to next day and the event in Iwatsuki-bunka park will be postponed to Aug. 19.

Schedule & Key events:
● Aug. 10 from 7:30 p.m.: 5,000 fireworks at Omagi Park
● Aug. 17 from 7:30 p.m.: 3,600 fireworks at Iwatsuki-bunka Park

Location: Omagi Park, Iwatsuki-bunka Park, Saitama, Saitama

(1) Omagi Park: JR Musashino Line to Higashi-Urawa Sta., and then walk 15 min. (2) Iwatsuki-bunka Park: Tobu Noda Line to Iwatsuki Sta. or Higashi-Iwatsuki Sta., and then walk 40 min.

Festival information compiled in cooperation with the Tourist Information Center of the Japan National Tourist Organization. (Shin-Tokyo Bldg. 1F, 3-3-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; (03) 3201-3331). Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.