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Nagaoka Fireworks Festival 2019

This grand fireworks finale spans over two kilometers of the riverbank!

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This festival is held over two nights on the Shinano River. It features the widest span of fireworks in the world, and the festival's signature is the Phoenix Shell, which is considered to be a symbol of the 2004 Nigata Earthquake recovery efforts. There are both free and paid spots available for watching the show.

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