Sapporo Snow Festival

"Sapporo Yuki Matsuri"The World-Leading Snow Festival in Japan
  • Address: Odori Park Sapporo-shi Hokkaido
  • TEL:011-281-6400
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  • Recommended Season: Middle of February
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Outline The Snow and Ice Festival are held in the middle of February every year.
Almost 200 snow and ice sculptures are exhibited mainly in odori Park and other places in the city.
There are huge sculptures, some as high as 15 meters (49ft).
The light up at night is also very fantastic.

This is one of the largest-scaled events in Hokkaido, where about 2,000,000 tourists visit, not only from Hokkaido but from all over Japan and the world.