The “Akapla Illumination 2020-2021” will be held at the Kita 3-jo Plaza (Akapla) in Sapporo from November 20th to March 14th.
Tri-colored LEDs that express everchanging colors have been installed on Akapla’s row of ginkgo trees – the oldest roadside trees that exist in Hokkaido – creating an enjoyable light show that, this year, is also expressing gratitude to the healthcare workers on the frontline in the fight to stop the spread of the covid-19 virus. What’s more, the light show is synchronized with the music of sound artist Oguro Junichi, expressing in utilizing the transitions in the light.
It’s the season in which the cold can be quite severe but please enjoy this mystical light show at Akapla.
Akapla Illumination 2020-2021
November 20th (Fri.), 2020 to March 14th (Sun.), 2021
Sapporo Kita 3-jo Plaza (Akapla)
Sapporo Ekimae Street Area Activation Committee (Composed of businesses along Ekimae Street, Sapporo City Government, and others)
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd, Nippon Life Insurance Company, Japan Post Co., Ltd., sitatte Sapporo, miredo, Hokkaido Broadcasting Co., Ltd., Sapporo Ekimae Street area management Co.
For inquiries regarding the above event, "Akapla Illumination 2020-2021", please contact Sapporo Ekimae Street Area Activation Committee (Executive Office: Sapporo Ekimae Street area management Co.)
Mitsui Fudosan Hokkaido Branch