Winter

Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks 2018/2019- See the Beautiful Night Sky Over Tokyo

YOSHIKO

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Fireworks are the most popular summer attractions all over Japan. We always associate summer with fireworks here. However, the Rainbow fireworks in Odaiba are unique and distinctive. And you can enjoy the fireworks in the winter. In the center of Japan, Odaiba, Tokyo, not only you can see the beautiful night view but also you experience a special moment with fireworks and Christmas illumination. Therefore, if you are here to enjoy the night city life in Tokyo, this is one of the attractions you cannot miss!

What is Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks?

Odaiba Rainbow Fireworks is one of the popular annual events in Tokyo. The night view of the city looks even more beautiful in winter when the air is fresh and clean. You can see the dynamic fireworks glowing in the cold and dark sky. The best place to see the Rainbow Fireworks in Odaiba is the Statue of Liberty every Saturday in December. It starts at 7 pm and lasts only for 10 minutes. In 2018, the special collaboration with Christmas music was performed on the 22nd of December. The collaboration of Christmas music and the rainbow fireworks is fantastic! I am sure you will have a wonderful time there!

The Best Places to See the Rainbow Fireworks

Every year, many the locals and tourists come to visit Odaiba. It would be really a shame if there are too many people gathering at the same spot and you can’t see the beautiful fireworks well. Here are some nice places to see the fireworks that only local people know.

The first place is Tastumi Sakura Bridge by Tatsumi station. Only known among the locals means that fewer people will be there even during the fireworks.

Another place is the observation platform of Ariake sports center, where you can see the rainbow bridge as well as the fireworks. You can rest on the benches and enjoy your special moment there. Also, there is a free relaxation room, where you can take a rest after a long walk.

The third place that local people suggest is around the Flame of Liberty. There is a gold object called the Flame of Liberty on a road which connects Odaiba Statue of Liberty and Teremu center. There are no tall buildings around here so you can see the fireworks clearly.

One more place is around Shinagawa station. It is on the opposite side of the sea, but you can enjoy the collaboration of Rainbow Bridge and the fireworks.
The last place that the locals recommend is the north side of Shiokaze Park. It is close to the reserved seats so you can expect that lots of people will be there. However, this is the best place if you want to experience the wonderful collaboration of music and fireworks!

Details and Access

Date and Time: Every Saturday in December from 19:00 to 19:10 every year.
(In case of 2018: The 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th of December)
Place: Odaiba Statue of Liberty
Address: Daiba Kaihei Koen, 1-4, Daiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo.
Home Page: https://www.tokyo-odaiba.net/en/rainbow2018/
Access: Get off at Daiba station or Odaiba Kaiheikouen station on Shinkotsu Yurikamome line.
Or get off at Tokyo teleport station on Rinkai line

Closing Remarks

If you want to see the beautiful view of night city and experience the city life of Japan, you can’t miss Odaiba rainbow fireworks! Fireworks in winter are unusual, but this unique attraction perfectly matches with the night view of Odaiba city. It is especially spectacular when you see the fireworks with the Rainbow Bridge. You can also enjoy the fantastic collaboration of fireworks and Christmas music which makes you feel special and ready for the vacation! I am sure you will make an unforgettable memory there!
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