KAI vol.50

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Hokkaido Days: Sake of Hokkaido, Tastes of Hokkaido

To celebrate its 8th anniversary, the Akarenga Terrace is holding "Hokkaido Days: Sake of Hokkaido, Tastes of Hokkaido" where you can enjoy Hokkaido's sake and gourmet food all in one place.



Okadama shishimai lion dance with 130 years of history in the land of the onion

In the Okadama area of Sapporo's Higashi Ward, onion fields are dispersed in between residential areas. Both onion cultivation and the shishimai lion dance have continued in this area since the beginning of the Meiji Era (1868-1912). The stirring dance and the sound of the flute have their roots in Toyama Prefecture.


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Crystallization of the Land

When mentioning folk performing arts unique to Hokkaido, we may recall the ancient dances performed by the Ainu people. However, in this installment, we will take a look at the folk performing arts introduced by Japanese people from their home villages before coming to Hokkaido, as well as the folk performing arts that were born in different regions of Hokkaido after immigrating here.



Folk Performing Arts in Hokkaido

Folk performing arts in Hokkaido include indigenous Ainu performing arts and performing arts brought over by Japanese people who once lived outside of Hokkaido. Even the folk performing arts carried out by Japanese people are not brought over to Hokkaido from other parts of Japan without undergoing changes. Rather, they have a variety of characteristics, including those that have regional commonalities in their spatial distribution and those that reflect the history of the village.


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From dream to reality: Custom-made, reliable home development by Mitsui Home Hokkaido

As the pandemic lingers, increased time spent at home continues to shape our perspectives on our homes. When considering a home, we fac...


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Lazare Diamond Boutique Sapporo Akarenga Terrace Location

A new store opened on the 1st floor of the Akarenga Terrace on October 1st. This store is the Lazare Diamond Boutique, which offers engagement rings, wedding bands, and more. Lazare Diamond is a diamond brand from New York with over 100 years of history.


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Kizuna Project: Connecting People, Connecting Hokkaido

The Kizuna Project carrying out at Mitsui Outlet Park Sapporo Kitahiroshima is a project started in order to support the producers and businesses as much as possible, that have suffered from COVID-19 and to school extracurricular activities that have lost their opportunities to make presentations in Hokkaido.


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Contributing Space and Atmosphere: Mitsui Garden Hotel Sapporo West

The Mitsui Garden Hotel Sapporo West is developing a plan through trial and error to see what kind of contributions the hotel can make amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Spring, Light, Cherry Blossoms and the Terrace 2021

Please enjoy a short visit to Akarenga Terrace with cherry blossoms someiyoshino.