September to December


[2] February
Early February

Ororon Snow Paradise (Rumoi)

Snow maze, kearashijuku, wax candle-making etc.
Place / Rumoi Government Offices
Information / TEL.0164-42-8421 (Ororon Snow Paradise Project Office at Rumoi Subprefectural Bureau)

Embetsu Winter Festival (Embetsu)

A 25 meter snow-slide, sales of local specialties, bingo and fireworks
Place / Parking at Embetsu Town Lifelong Learning Center Manapi 21
Information / TEL.01632-7-2115 (Festival Executive Committee at Embetsu Town Hall)


Mt.Shokanbetsu Ski Area Festival (Mashike)

A big slide, games with snowballs, free rice cakes etc.
Place / Mt. Shokanbetsu Ski Area
Information / TEL.0164-53-3332 (Mashike Town Hall)

Haboro Ski Area Festival (Haboro)

Free rice cakes, free lift tickets for that day, free pork soup (limited), etc.
Place / Haboro Town Ski Hill
Information / TEL.0164-62-5880 (Chuo Community Center)

February of March

Ororon Winter Festival (Haboro)

Tire race, free rice cakes, lottery
Place /Haboro Town Gymnasium
Information / EL.0164-62-1178 (Chuo Community Center)

Hokkaido Kite-Flying Competition (Tomamae)

This competition is divided into 8 sections. Sales of local products and other attractions.
Place / Nearby Tomamae Onsen Fuwatto
Information / TEL.0164-65-4076 (Competition Executive Committee at Tomamae Community Center)

[3] March
Early March

Moekko Waiting-for-Spring Festival (Rumoi)

Sales of gourmet items, lottery, traditional boat-pulling race, etc.
Place / Japan Ground Self-Defence Force Rumoi Base
Information / EL.090-7658-6633 (Festival Executive Committee)


Newly-Made Sake Festival “Kunimare Ippai Yaro Kai” (Mashike)

Unlimited sake, sake tasting competition, lottery and local gourmet items
Place /Kunimare Sake Brewery
Information / TEL.0164-53-1050 (Kunimare Sake Brewery)