Culture/tour

Snow Festival *Kamakura*

Snow Festival *Kamakura*

This small New Year event is 450 years old. The local kids will entertain you inside the snow house “Kamakura”.

  • Snow Festival *Kamakura*-1
Dates
Every February 15 and 16
Hours
18:00-21:00
Venue
Yokote City Hall Honchoshamae Doro Park, Yokote Park,
Hagurocho Bukeyashiki Avenue, Futabacho Kamakura Avenue
(Shuttle buses service the above venues)
Yokote East Nigiwai Plaza (in front of station)
Minkaen Kido Gorobei Village (two days, February 15 and 16); elsewhere around the city
* Mini Kamakura *
Dates
Every February 15 and 16
Hours
18:00-21:00
Venue
Janosaki Kawara, Yokote Minami Elementary School grounds
URL
http://www.yokotekamakura.com/01_event/04_winter/kamakura_kaisai.html
(In Japanese only)

Comments from the experienced!

  • This snow festival can be only seen here.
  • The lights are dazzling and beautiful.
  • You can enjoy eating rice cakes and drinking
  •  Amazake inside Kamakura.
  • A rare experience that can be seen only in
  • February.