Katakai Fireworks Festival dedicating for Asahara Shrine Fall Festival


Guiness World Record, the largest size of fireworks, Shou-yonshakudama!

Katakai Festival is also called "Fireworks festival", it's a fall festival of Asahara Shrine. In this Katakai Festival, "Shou-yonshakudama" is known as the largest size of the fireworks in the world. In Katakai town, series of traditional events which pray for firework launch's success and safety are held from the morning. ●The number of fireworks displayed: 15,000 for 2 days.

General Information

Date Sep.9th,10th every year
Directions●20 minutes by bus from Ojiya Station (JR Joetsu Line)
●40 minutes by bus from Nagaoka Station (JR Shinetsu Honsen Line)
Also, The shuttle buses from the temporary parking areas will be available.
Car Park2500cars (including paid area)
*Divided to several spots.
PricesSajiki seat :33,000JPY (valid for 8 people for 2 days)
20,000JPY(valid for 8 people for 1day)
※Katakai Enka Kyoukai for booking
※Walk-up tickets are also available
Notes※The festival is held on the same dates every year


NameKatakai Enka Kyoukai (Association)
Telephone Number0258-84-3900
Fax Number0258-84-3902