Gion Kashiwazaki Festival Sea Fireworks

ぎおん柏崎まつり 海の大花火大会

An awe-inspiring fireworks display with the vast sea as its magnificent stage!

The Gion Kashiwazaki Festival Sea Fireworks is considered one of the three best fireworks displays in Niigata, drawing in a massive audience each year. A breathtaking barrage of vibrant fireworks illuminate the night sky over the sea, including the 600-meter “wide starmine.”

●Date: July 26 each year
●Highlights: Starmine fireworks on the sea's surface, consecutive barrage of 300 large fireworks, simultaneous launch of 100 fireworks, and more.
●Number of fireworks: Approx. 15,000
●Scheduled launch time: 7:30 pm - 9:10 pm

General Information

Date July 26th every year
Time Duration for fireworks display : 7:30P.M to 9:10P.M.
Directions●Approx. 20 min. on foot from Kashiwazaki Station (JR Shinetsu Main Line).
●Approx. 30 min. by car from the Kashiwazaki IC on the Hokuriku Expressway (time may vary depending on road conditions).
Car ParkThere is a limit to the number of vehicles that can be accommodated. We ask for your cooperation in coming by public transportation.

●Temporary parking (regular cars)
●Temporary parking (buses)
Please check the official website for details.
PricesPaid spectator seating (all prices include tax)
●Box seats: 25,000 yen (5-person capacity)
●Chair and table seats: 25,000 yen (5-person capacity)
●Tiered seats: 11,000 yen (2-person capacity)
●Bench seats: 12,000 yen (2-person capacity)


NameGion Kashiwazaki Festival Sponsors Association (Kashiwazaki City Commerce and Tourism Division)
Telephone Number0257-21-2334
Fax Number0257-22-5904