Upopoy Winter Events

Last Updated:January 23, 2024

Ainu cultural events that will touch your heart, with Hokkaido’s iconic snowy scenery all around.

Enjoy special winter events in a variety of venues that provide an immersive look at Ainu culture!

In Upopoy

Snow Park in UPOPOY

ウポポイ雪の広場 Snow Park in UPOPOY
upopoy mascot tureppon

Take photos by a snow wall and see a mini snow sculpture of TureppoN , the Upopoy mascot, in the park!

Feb. 4 (Sun.) – 11 (Sun., hol.), 2024

Reindeer visit: Companions of the Ainu and other northern peoples


Reindeer from the Reindeer Ranch in Horonobe, Hokkaido will make a special visit to Upopoy! Enjoy sled rides and take photos with them!

Feb. 3 (Sat.) – 4 (Sun.)

【Flyer】Snow Park in UPOPOY(PDFfile4.20MB)

Odori 4-chome venue of Sapporo Snow Festival (STV Square)

Enjoy a performance of traditional Ainu performing arts and talks by Upopoy ambassadors Takashi Ukaji and Nagisa Sakaguchi on a special stage by the large snow sculptures!

Bargain Tour from Sapporo

Upopoy is offering a special tour combining a return bus between Sapporo and the venue and admission to Upopoy. Check the details below.

Inquiries about the tour

Kinki Nippon Tourist Co., Ltd., Travel Service Center East Japan
«UPOPOY Special Experience Tour» Office
Registered Travel Agency No. 2053 by the Commissioner of the Japan Tourism Agency
Member of the Japan Association of Travel Agents, Bond Guarantee Member, Member of the Travel Industry Fair Trade Council

Address: 3F, KDX Toyosu Grand Square, 1-7-12 Shinonome, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0062

TEL: 0570-064-205
FAX: 03-6730-3230
Email: tourdesk48@or.knt.co.jp