MITO KOMON MATSURI/ FIREWORKS FESTIVAL
Mito Komon Matsuri At the center part of Mito city
This festival has been annually held since 1961 and for 3 days on the First Fri., Sat. and Sun. of August . During the festival, more than 4000 fireworks are displayed from Lake Semba and many varieties of events (parade, Mikoshi, carnival) are held.
Fireworks Display at Lake Semba
Approx. 4100 fireworks are displayed from Lake Semba. You can enjoy watching many varieties of fireworks (quick fire repeating fire, giant starmine and set piece of fireworks “Niagara Falls” (250m wide) etc.). The reflaction of fireworks on the lake is also beautiful.
Mito Tourism Association
By car: Approx. 8km. from Mito IC of Joban Expressway
By train: Approx. 10 min. on foot from Mito station of JR Joban line.
HOURSFirst Fri., Sat. &Sun. of August