Recommended countdown events in Sapporo !
To celebrate the end of the year, Sapporo’s special year-end countdown events.
The event is the Go Around Countdown, which will take place in the center of Sapporo, Tanukikoji. There will be performances with ,Taiko, Shamisen,and YOSAKOI SORAN at 11:00 pm at “BFH Hall” in Tanukikoji 5-chome, the guests can bring in the new year with a countdown in front of the Hokkaido Tourist Information Center (HTIC-Tanukikoji 5). At midnight the mood will turn to the new year with KAGAMIBIRAKI (breaking open a ceremonial sake barrel), SHISHIMAI (lion dances), and FURUMAIZAKE (New Year’s treat of sake).
Admission ticket: Free
Address: 5 Chome Minami 2 Jonishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo (5 Chome Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade)
Time: 31DEC, 2017 (Sun.) Doors open at 10:30pm,
*Performances start at 11:00pm until to January 1, 2018 (Mon.) 12:30am