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Sep 19th

Umaimon Festival

A celebration of food, music, nature & play in Hokkaido

Kim   - 2 min read
Venue : Rusutsu Resort, Hokkaido When : Sep 17th - Sep 19th 2022, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Designed to combine the best of food, music, nature, and play, the Rusutsu Umaimon Festival is a three-day event that provides fun for the entire family. The festival includes an all-you-can-eat section with highlights like roasted Shihoro beef and Rusutsu Kogen pork soup, stage performances by a variety of musicians, and even unlimited amusement park rides.

Photo: Kamori Kanko Co., Ltd.

In addition to the abovementioned fun, the event will also include fireworks displays on the evenings of September 17th and 18th – they're scheduled to run for around 10 minutes from 8pm.

Photo: Kamori Kanko Co., Ltd.

Tickets for the festival will go on sale as of August 1st, and they can be arranged via the official event website.

Getting there

The festival takes place at the Rusutsu Resort, which is located around 90 minutes driving time from Sapporo's New Chitose Airport, or around 30 minutes drive from the Niseko and Kutchan areas. During the green season parking is free for overnight guests, but for day-only guests parking is charged at ¥ 500 per vehicle (weekends only).


Kim @kim.b

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