History Culture Night, an inheritance of a night view: Nagaoka Hanabi (Fireworks) Festival
Nagaoka Fireworks Festival in Niigata prefecture was qualified as an Inheritance of a Night View. Nagaoka festival started as a war damage revival festival, following the air raids that happened on August 1st, 1945. The festival is held from the 1st of August and runs until the 3rd of August each year.
In total, roughly 20,000 fireworks are set off during the two night firework display! Over 1 million people come to this fireworks festival each year!
Here are some awesome HD videos of Nagaoka Fireworks.
Nagaoka Fireworks Festival 2014 by 1tsubame
Nagaoka Fireworks Festival 2014 by 113icecream Japanese Fireworks
Revival prayer fireworks【Phoenix】Nagaoka Fireworks Festival 2014 by 1tsubame
Wide Starmine Nagaoka Fireworks Festival 2014 by 1tsubame
2013 Nagaoka Fireworks Festival in Japan,video digest (Niigata Prefecture) by CrazyFuzituka