Akan Lake Ice Festival 2017

Enjoy the cold winter night on the frozen lake where fireworks beautifully illuminate the clear winter sky.
Akan Ice Festival is our annual event where we celebrate the coldness of our severe winter. The festical is held on a frozen lake covered with 60 to 80cm thick ice.

Event Schedule
19:30 Opening
19:50 Ceremony
20:10 Fireworks
20:30 Close

*Hot milk, Amazake, smelt fish tempura and post cards are available from 19:30 ~ 20:20 at the each booth. Tickets can be purchased at hotels and at a ticket counter on the lake.
*Ice playing area is opened from 19:30 ~ 20:30. You can try ice cutting and curling for free.

Last updated: 16 December, 2016

1 February, 2017 - 12 March, 2017


Akan Lake, Akan Lake Hot Spring

Akancho Akankonsen, Kushiro-shi, Hokkaido 085-0467

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