Jul/19 - Aug/16, 2019 Sapporo Summer Festival4.2
from 7/19 '19 to 8/16 '19
Sappro Summer Festival is the big summer events during late-July to middle-August. It features Beer Garden, Bon Dance, and antique bazaar, etc.
July 19(Fri) - Aug 14(Wed), 2019
The biggest beer garden in Japan! There are about 13,000 seats and beers brought directly from breweries in Sapporo and its suburbs, as well as beers from around the world.
Hokkai Bon Dance
August 10(Sat) - (Fri)
People dressed in Japanese garments dance in a circle around the yagura(high wooden scaffold) with traditional music.
The dance competition is held on the final day.
August 1(Wed) - 3(Sat)
The festival features Oiran Parade, Mikoshi(portable shrine) Parade, and Traditional Music Performance. Also, there are over 100 food stands line up to serve Japanese food.
Venue: Odori Park
Access: a 1-min walk from Odori Station
Tanuki(Raccoon Dog) Festival
July 19(Fri) - Aug 16 (Fri)
The festival is held on Tanukikoji (Raccoon Road) Shopping Street.
During the festival, the shopping street is decorated with raccoon dog illustrations, and portable shrines parade through the town.
Night bargains scheduled to be held on the last Saturday of July are lively success every year, with special selling items and opening shops sticking out preferences.
Venue: Tanukikoji 1~7 , Tanukikoji Shopping Street, Tanuki Daimyojin Shrine
Access: a 5-min walk from Odori Station, or a 3-min walk from Susukino Station
Sapporo City Jazz' 19
July 7 (Sun) - Aug 25 (Sun)
One of the largest jazz festivals in Japan. Concerts are held over a period of two months featuring both domestic and international artists. The Park Jazz Live series held at hotels and public facilities are free. And there are Jazz sessions at an open-air stage at Sapporo Art Park.
Venue: Odori Park 2-chome, Sapporo Art Park
Doshin UHB Fireworks Festival
July 26(Fri) 19:40～20:30
Approximately 4,000 fireworks set off into the sky in Sapporo.
Venue: Chuo-ku, Sapporo city
Access: a 5-min walk from Horohirabashi Sta or Nakanoshima Sta.
*Please check the official website for the latest information.
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Airport/Sta.Sapporo Sta. (about 1.2km) Google Transit