According to the Asahi Shimbun website, the most representative winter event in Sapporo, Hokkaido, the “Sapporo White Light Festival” kicked off on the 22nd of this month. On the main street, lighting will continue until December 25. The lighting time is from 16:30 pm to 22 pm at night.
It is understood that the “White Light Festival” started in 1981. This year’s light festival used a total of 810,000 LED lights to light up Odori Park 1-6chome, the road in front of Sapporo Station, and the square in front of Sapporo Station.
Among them, according to the practice of previous years, Odori Park 2chome will also hold the Munich Christmas Market every day from 11 am to 21:00 at night. There will be 34 shops participating on-site, selling mulled wine cooked with spices, grilled sausages, and Christmas Small object lights, etc. In addition, there will be stage performances by performing groups such as Acapella Workshop.