This is the 85th All Japan National Fireworks Competition Omagari hanabi held on August 27, 2011 in Daisen City, Akita Prefecture Japan.Omagari Fireworks, one of Japan’s three major fireworks, is a competition that determines the best fireworks in Japan among pyrotechnist selected from all over Japan.
Each company competes by launching two 12 inch shells fireworks and a creation fireworks that originated from Omagari.
12 inch shells fireworks section
In the 12 inch shell fireworks section of the Omagari All Japan Fireworks Competition, fireworks dealers will launch two 12-inch shells.
Both are beautiful fireworks unique to Japan, and their compatibility with the title is judged along with the shape, color scheme, and disappearance of the explosion.
The skill of making fireworks more elaborately will be tested.
Creation fireworks section
Creation fireworks are the first fireworks nationwide adopted by the Omagari All Japan National Fireworks Competition in 1964, and were devised by the late Chairman of the competition, Isao Sato.
It breaks the concept of round fireworks and pursues the creativity of fireworks masters in terms of form, rhythm, color, and three-dimensionality.
Here, rhythmically launching fireworks according to music etc., the consistency with the title is mainly judged.
Special Star Mine Fireworks Display
A special star mine fireworks display provided by a local company will be launched between fireworks competitions.
This is a special program for a fireworks contractor who received the Prime Minister’s Award, the overall winner of the previous year.A new program launched in 2011 to launch a wide music star mine synchronized with music.
Taikai Teikyo fireworks
The Taikai teikyo fireworks, which are given to visitors by the tournament organizers, are magnificent fireworks that are held according to a fixed theme every year.
This is the most impressive program of Omagari fireworks, and you can enjoy the impressive screen-like fireworks that cover the entire field of view.
85th All Japan National Fireworks Competition Omagari hanabi
Date and Time : August 27, 2011 noon fireworks 17: 30 ~ night fireworks 19: 00 ~ 21: 30
Location: Omonogawa Riverbed, Daisen City, Akita Prefecture Japan
Launch quantity: about 18,000 shots
Official website：Omagari Hanabi
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