Asahina area

Asahina Oryusei

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Ryusei refers to a rocket firework whose roots lie in the smoke signals used during the Warring States period. The white smoke left behind in its wake makes the form look like a dragon rising into the sky. Once every 2 years in the Asahina area, 13 teams compete against one other in terms of the height reached by their ryusei rockets and their skills in making the devices. There are highlights to enjoy both in the day and at night, with unique commentaries accompanying the summoning. It is designated as an intangible cultural asset of the prefecture.

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name
Asahina Oryusei
Genre
Cultural property Other
Area
Asahina area
address
Okabe-cho Tono, Fujieda-shi, Shizuoka Prefecture
phone number
054-667-6060(岡部総合案内所)
business hours
Held once every two years in October from 12:00 to 20:30
Remarks
Held once in the day and once at night
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