Sapporo Snow Festival

Art meets snow in Hokkaido

Early - Mid
Feb
Venue: Odori Park When: Early - Mid Feb 2021

The Sapporo Snow Festival is a festival held annually in Sapporo, Hokkaido. It lasts over a week and is usually held in Susukino and Tsudome areas.

The Snow Festival stretches out across Odori Park, starting from the Sapporo TV Tower with a large skating rink. From the top of the tower, the festival spans beneath in glittering lights and white snow. Builders come from all over the world to create their pieces at the festival, and some of the most talented teams compete in the International Snow Sculpture Contest.

Millions of people from around the world come to see the snow sculptures that make Odori Park a winter wonderland.

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Elena Lisina a month ago
Great art! Nice to visit, especially on good weather! :D
Sherilyn Siy a month ago
Makes you wonder how much time and effort went into the sculptures. Would love to see this.
Kim B a year ago
The level of detail is incredible!
Chris a year ago
Love this! Can't wait to go again! Very amazing displays
Jihad Mahmoud 3 years ago
I hope I can visit this next year!