In the Asahi Ward in Toyota-shi city Every year on August 15 happens the Matsuri Asahi (Asahi Festival), which is the Fireworks Display (Oku-Yahagi Onsen) and the Komatoe Tenno Festival.
Komatoe Tenno Festival, like a traditional summer ritual, the drumming parade (Hayashi) through the streets.
Fetival Oku-Yahagi Onsen, the festival where the participant runs through the city carrying a large torch of about 2m (men naked torches), as it runs with only a thong (Fundoshisugata) to the river Yahagi to extinguish the fire of the torch.
And right after that a beautiful fireworks display that is unique, because due to the surrounding mountains, the fireworks cannot be launched too high to minimize the risk of mountain fires. In addition, spectator seats cannot be too far from the launch area due to safety concerns. All of this makes for an impressive proximity to the explosions, which makes for an exciting and unforgettable experience!
Date: 15 for August.
Note: The festival proceeds even in rain, because even in bad weather there will be no cancellation.
Komatoe Tenno Festival From 17: 30 to 18: 30
Fireworks Time: From 19: 30 to 21: 00
Aichi, Toyota, Asahi, Odo cho, Shichishomaki 13-13