Haruna Festival and Fireworks
Haruna Festival and Fireworks
Haruna Festival and Fireworks
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Haruna Festival and Fireworks


Last updated: July 29, 2021

Thousands of fireworks light up Lake Haruna

Gather around Lake Haruna, a caldera lake on Mt. Haruna, to see 3,000 fireworks launched into the sky, silhouetting the mountain's peak.

The festival begins with people making wishes on lanterns which are released into the lake, this is followed by a fireworks display. The festival is known for "underwater fireworks," which are thrown into the water from a boat and then explode on the lake's surface.

Basic Information


Harunakomachi, Takasaki ( Map)


About 1 hour 30 minutes by bus from Takasaki Station

About 1 hour by car from Maebashi IC of Kan-Etsu Expressway


August 6, 2021

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