The Nagaoka Festival Grand Fireworks Show Official Guide Book Nagaoka Hanabi
15 16Super Grand Miracle Star Mine FireworksN.o08 NoNagaokaHanabiNagaokaHanabiKome Hyappyo (One Hundred Sacks of Rice) FireworksA sweet voice singingResounding through the night skyA moving climaxThis musical star mine will be displayed with a song entitled “Look upon the Sky” created by Ms. Chikako Sawada,a member of the Echigo Nagaoka Cheering Team. This star mine was first displayed in 2016. She wanted this song tobe sung to encourage and convey the Spirit of One Hundred Sacks of Rice to the children, who are our hopes for thefuture. Ms. Sawada proposed that “Kome Hyappyo (One Hundred Sacks of Rice) Fireworks, 100 Shots of FireworksShells in Sequence” be shown accompanied by the Nagaoka Boys’ and Girls’ Choir as a new Nagaoka Fireworks version..09Evolving furtherAn acrobatic light showOur new “Miracle”In 1998, a new type of highly elaborate fireworks were created. “Miracle Star Mine”was chosen from recommendations for the name by the general public. Being launchedsimultaneously from several locations, the three-dimensional Miracle Star Mine with astereoscopic effect is one of the most well-known star mine fireworks of Nagaoka.