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About Tsudome site

Opening Dates January 31 (Thu) ~ February 11 (Mon / Holiday), 2019
Opening Hours Open every day: 9:00 ~17:00
(Some attractions will be closed at 16:00)
Venues ■ Sapporo Tsudome: (Address: 885-1, Sakaemachi, Higashi-ku, Sapporo)
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● Open-air Venue
Visitors can have a snow-and-ice experience through participating in a variety of events at the open-air venue.
● Indoor Venue (inside the dome)
 Inside this all-weather dome, a variety of other events with special features of Hokkaido take place. Visitors can also take a break or have refreshments inside the dome.
Concept of Tsudome Site A place where:
● a person of any age can have fun
● visitors can experience special features of Hokkaido
● visitors can have positive exchanges
● visitors can enjoy authentic Hokkaido food
Access Please use public transportation or shuttle bus to Tsudome site.
There is no parking lot for private cars and motorbikes. (Tsudome site is about 800 meters from the Sakaemachi subway station on the Toho line.)
Click here for the information about Shuttle bus service to Tsudome site
Main Events ● Opening Ceremony: 13:00 ~13:30 on January 31 (Thu), 2019  
● Snow Object Contest: Participants are at work on snow objects for the contest between 8:30 and 15:00 on January 31 (Thu)
● Snow Object Contest Award Ceremony: 16:00~ 16:30 on February 1 (Thu)

Events at Tsudome site

※Reception of some attractions may be closed earlier depending on the number of visitors
※Specification of some attractions may be altered without notice


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Kita no Donbei Tube Slider

 Slide on a rubber tube on Tube Slider. This snow slide is approximately 10 meters high and 100 meters long. There are six different lanes to try.  
● Not for 3-year-old children and under
● Numbered tickets may be distributed on busy weekends and holidays


Kita no Donbei Ya; Tsudome site branch (Resting Area)

Visitors can take a break or have refreshments including Donbei instant Japanese Udon noodles inside.


Snowball Challenger

 Enjoy throwing snowballs at the targets installed in the snowfield.


Waku Waku Slider

Slide down the slope on the small sled.
● Small children (Not for 3-year-old children and under) can slide on the children’s lanes.


Family Tube Slider

Small children can slide down the gentle slope with a parent on Family Tube slider. Family Tube Slider is approximately 3 meters high and 30 meters long.


Snow Tunnel Square

 Small children can enjoy snow here at Snow Tunnel Square.
There are three different corners: ① Play with Snow Corner
② Tunnel Slider ③ Snow Tunnel Square
● Close at 16:00


Into the Snow:
Souvenir Photo Spot

 Take a picture of you sinking deep in the snow at this souvenir photo spot.
● Free rental cold weather protection gear is available.
● Closed at 16:00


Lively Hokkaido Project: Smile Snowmen’s Square

Under the theme of supporting the recovery from the Hokkaido Eastern Iburi Earthquake, Snowmen’s Square will be the venue where visitors can enjoy making snowmen which express the liveliness of Hokkaido.
There will also be the snowmen made by children invited from the towns of Atsuma, Abira and Mukawa in Iburi subprefecture in front of the large-scale relief of snowman.


Snow Crystal Watching

 Watch the falling snow crystals with a loupe!


Snow Labyrinth Square

Enjoy the snow labyrinth with approximately 60cm high walls.


Ice Glass-Making

Enjoy making your own ice glass.
● Charge: 500yen per glass
● Reception is closed at 16:00


Sapporo Citizen's Snow Sculptures

The citizens of Sapporo present snow sculptures.


Into the Snow II:
Souvenir Photo Spot

Take a selfie fitting in a human shaped pit on the snow wall at this souvenir photo spot.


Snow Object Contest

Art club students from the High School League of Hokkaido for Culture, Ishikari Branch, will be at work on snow objects for the contest from 8:30 to 15:00 on January 31 (Thu), 2019.
Visitors can watch how they make snow objects in the contest site.


Welcoming Snow Statues

The local residents welcome you with the snow statues.
(Presented by The Higashi Ward Welcome Council・Sakaehigashi Joint District Association)


Ice Slide

 This ice slide for all ages including small children is approximately 5 meters high and 17 meters long. There are four different lanes to try.
● Parent and child can slide together on Family Lane (two lanes)


Sled Run

Enjoy sledding with your own sled to this specially prepared safety area.
● Close at 16:00


Park Golf on Snow

 Park Golf on Snow is very popular among adults and children alike.
Enjoy playing ‘Park Golf on Snow’ on the 6 courses.
● Free of charge to play.
● Free rental golf equipment is available.
● Reception is closed at 16:00.



 The snow raft is a small rubber raft pulled along by a snowmobile on the snowfield. It is a thrilling attraction.
● Charges: Adults 600 yen / Children (Elementary school children and under) 400 yen
● No age limit


Snow Festival Café

Hot drinks and fast food are served here at this causal café.


The Calbee Frugra Snow Strider

 Small children can experience the Strider on snow.
● For children between 2 and 5 years of age only
● Snow Strider area is closed at 16:00.


Calbee ‘Oishi Zakuzaku’ Resting Area

Take a break at this warm resting area.


Snow Festival Stage

A participatory event with Waodori dance will be held here at the Snow Festival Stage, situated next to the Ice Slide.
It is organized and run mainly by student volunteers with the support by Sapporo Youth and Women’s Activity Association.


Mini Snow Foot Golf

Try this new sport, Foot Golf which is a hybrid of soccer and golf.
There are six courses to try.
● Reception is closed at 16:00.

INDOOR VENUE (Inside the Dome)

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Enjoy the entertaining shows by popular NHK characters, Yosakoi dance performers and the artists from Hokkaido. Attaka Fureai Stage welcomes people of any ages.


Tsudome Kids Park

Children can have fun with a variety of play equipment here in Tsudome Kids Park.

  1.   Hokkaido Bouncer
    Have fun with this Hokkaido-shaped inflatable play equipment.
  2.  Inflatable Snowman Bouncer
    Have fun inside this snowman-shaped inflatable dome.
  3.  Snow Mountain Climbing
    You can climb up this inflatable wall like bouldering.
  4.  Winter Combo [new]
      Have fun with this snow castle-shaped inflatable dome.
  5.  Power Snow Shovel
    Drive a mini power snow shovel and take out white balls.
  6.  Snowball Poul
    Have fun with this poul filled with snowball-like white balls.
  7.  Inflatable Maze
    Try this inflatable maze.
  8.  Giant Inflatable Slide, Titan
    Enjoy this thrilling 10 meters high 36 meters long slider.
  9.  Air Timed Run [new]
    Try this athletic attraction which you can run through inside, climb up and slide down.
  10.  Inflatable Snowplow Dump Truck [new]
    Have fun with this snowplow dump truck-shaped large inflatable play equipment.
  11.  Inflatable Snow Shovel [new]
    Have fun with this snow shovel-shaped medium-size inflatable play equipment.

 ※Please buy the ticket beforehand.
 ※Please note that the play equipment may be replaced by a different one without notice.


Snow Education Zone

● Winter Sports Village
Fascinating features of winter sports of snow country, Sapporo are introduced at this corner.
● Guided Tour of the Snow-removing Cars
Join this in-site guided tour to learn about snow-removing cars.

● Snow Picture book Library
● The Snow Exploration Place of Hokkaido, Tsudome classroom
Local elementary school children can join and learn curious features about snow in this Tsudome classroom. The classes will be held here in cooperation with the members of Hokkaido Yuki Project who run the website, ‘The Snow Exploration Place of Hokkaido’. 
● Yukidaru-man!
● Hokkaido Rice LOVE Booth


Tsudome Hot Cafe

Hot drinks, soft drinks and light meals are served at this indoor cafe.


PR Space

● Various presentations and demonstrations by the municipalities of Hokkaido and cosponsors take place here.


Hokkaido Gourmet Fair

A variety of authentic Hokkaido foods are served here.
● Hokkaido Michi no Eki Fair (Hokkaido Roadside Station Fair)
Open: January 31 ~ February 5, 2019

● Genki-desu Hokkaido Project: Higashi Iburi Market (Lively Hokkaido Project: Eastern Iburi Market)
Open: February 6 ~ February 11, 2019

● Hokkaido Gotouchi Ramen Haku (Hokkaido Ramen-Noodle Expo.) & Hokkaido Gotouchi Umaimon Matsuri (Hokkaido Local Good Food Festival)
Open: January 31 ~ February 11, 2019


Cha-dokoro Tsudome Yoshikawa ~ Supported by Yoshikawa Foods ~ Special Co-sponsor: Uji-en

 Take a break at the Japanese-style teahouse, ‘Cha-dokoro Tsudome Yoshikawa’. you can also join the Maccha Experience Workshop to learn how to make Maccha (Japanese green tea) on Feb. 2, Feb 3, Feb. 10, and Feb. 11.  


Left-Luggage Counter

● Open: 9:00~17:00 (Reception is closed at 16:00)
● 300yen per luggage (for one day)


Tsudome Yuttari Kakurega Restaurant & Cafe

Lunch menu including curry, and fried chickens is served here.


Pokemon Center in Sapporo Snow Festival Tsudome site

● January 31 (Thu) ~ February 11 (Mon/ Holiday)  9:00~17:00
You can buy original Pokemon goods here. During the weekend, Pokemon-Kids Carnival will be held at this venue. Come and take a look!


NHK TV Series ‘Natsuzora’ Corner

● February 2 (Sat) ~ February 11 (Mon/ Holiday)  9:00~17:00

◎ Please aware that the layout of attractions in Tsudome site may be altered without notice.
◎ Please use public transportation or shuttle bus to Tsudome site. There is no parking lot for private vehicles.
◎ Drones or air balloons are prohibited at Tsudome site.
◎ Please do not take pets with you to Tsudome site.
◎ You are not allowed to enter the indoor venue (inside the dome) with sled.
◎ Smoking is prohibited in Tsudome site except the smoking area in the open-air venue.
◎ Please use the toilet outside. The toilet inside the dome tend to be very crowded.
◎ Please mind the slippery floor in the indoor venue (inside the dome).
◎ In case your child gets lost at Tsudome site, please contact the staff at the administration desk, the information desk or the lost child center. We can make announcements over the public-address system.
◎ In case of lost property, please contact the staff at the administration desk or the information desk.