Happo Fire Festival February 16 2014 - MountainWatch Travel


Happo Fire Festival February 16 2014

Looking to choose a date to hit the slopes of {{cta(’05dddd8d-b191-4ee1-b88e-f76a88b43a25′)}}? Why not coincide your holiday with the Happo Fire Festival, the climax of the ‘Hakuba Snow Love Festival’ which is a week long event. Activities and events include a skiing torch relay, opening ceremony, taiko performance, Kagamibiraki, tradtional + modern ski demonstration, elite skier demonstration, and formation skiing. The night then culminates in a huge fireworks display on the slopes. Food and sake is readily available with stalls all around the base of the slopes. If you want to combine some of the best skiing you will ever have with a typical Japanese festivity then this is a great opportunity to do so.

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-Image from February 16, 2014 

This festival is directly outside the Marillen Hotel, the best base for you to catch all the action. From October 3 – 7 only you score a land + air package during the festival from only $2428pp. There are a host of other options within close proximity as well for those looking for something different. See below for how details on how to book.


Call Liquid Snow Tours on 1300 4 LIQUID or Jetstar Holidays on 131 538 to book!

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