2017/11/04

2017 Year End Canal Plaza Business Hours


  N O T I C E  

Please note the following changes for the 
Canal Plaza and Souvenir Shop business hours during the 
Otaru Snow Story (November 11, 2017 ~ February 18, 2018),
Snow Light Path (February 9 ~ 18, 2018) and New Year's holiday. 

※ Dates not listed below are subject to 
regular business hours:  9:00 am to 6:00 pm


◇◆◇   Canal Plaza   ◇◆◇



NOVEMBER >
雪雪 OTARU SNOW STORY 雪雪

                  Canal Plaza          Tourist Information         Souvenir Shop   
11  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
18  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
25  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm



< DECEMBER >
雪雪 OTARU SNOW STORY 雪雪


                  Canal Plaza          Tourist Information         Souvenir Shop   
  2  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
  9  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
16  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
23  (Sat)        9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
24  (Sun)       9 am ~ 8 pm                     9 am ~ 8 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
25  (Mon)     9 am ~ 8 pm                     9 am ~ 8 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
26  (Tue)       9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
27  (Wed)      9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
28  (Thu)      9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
29  (Fri)        9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
30  (Sat)        9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
31  (Sun)       9 am ~ 5 pm                     9 am ~ 5 pm                       9 am ~ 5 pm


< JANUARY >
雪雪 OTARU SNOW STORY 雪雪

                 Canal Plaza          Tourist Information         Souvenir Shop   
  1  (Mon)    10 am ~ 6 pm                   10 am ~ 6 pm                     10 am ~ 6 pm
  6  (Sat)        9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
  7 (Sun)        9 am ~ 7 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 7 pm
13 (Sat)         9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
20 (Sat)         9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm
27 (Sat)         9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 7 pm                       9 am ~ 8 pm


< FEBRUARY >
キャンドルキャンドルキャンドル  SNOW LIGHT PATH FESTIVAL  キャンドルキャンドルキャンドル
9 (Fri) ~ 18 (Sun)

                 Canal Plaza          Tourist Information         Souvenir Shop   
                      9 am ~ 9 pm                     9 am ~ 9 pm                       9 am ~ 9 pm





2017/10/29

Tenguyama Ropeway Temporary Closure for Maintenance

Otaru Tenguyama Ropeway Summer Season will 
end Sunday, November 5, 2017.
Before heading into its winter season, Otaru Tenguyama Ropeway
 will close temporarily for maintenance.


◇◆   Summer Season Last Day   

November 5, 2017 (Sunday)


◇◆   CLOSED for Maintenance   

Nov 6 (Monday) - Nov 24 (Friday)


◇◆   2017 Winter Season   


◇◆  Business Hours  

Nov 25 (Sat) - Dec 8 (Fri)      9:24 ~ 21:00
Dec 9 (Sat) - Mar 25 (Sun)     9:00 ~ 21:00

◇◆  Fare  

Round-Trip    Adult  1,140 yen Child  570 yen


◇◆ Contact ◆◇

Otaru Tenguyama Ropeway ☎ 0134-33-7381













2017/08/11

Money Services Map (Money Exchange)

💱   MONEY SERVICES GUIDE   💱

A group of students from Otaru University of Commerce have created a brochure about currency exchange locations along with ATM locations where you can withdraw Japanese Yen using overseas credit cards. Inside, you can find a chart with details about each location such as business hours, available currencies, exchange limits, etc.


                                     
Available at each tourist information center in the city, be sure to pick up this very handy map while visiting Otaru. 



2017/07/03

Canal Plaza Extended Hours for July and August

Canal Plaza Business Hours
July and August 

Please see below for the Canal Plaza Tourist Information Center 
and Souvenir Shop extended hours for July and August.



  Extended Hours  

9:00 am ~ 8:00 pm

July 1 (Saturday) ~ July 27 (Thursday)

July 31 (Monday) ~ August 31 (Thursday)


まつり    Ushio Festival    まつり

9:00 am ~ 10:00 pm

July 28 (Friday) ~ July 30 (Sunday)






2017/07/02

2017 Ushio Matsuri Event Schedule

51st Annual
まつり   O    I  まつり


まる まる まる まる  Event Schedule  まる まる まる まる

  July 28, 2017 (Friday)  

Vendor booths open from 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    2:40  -   5:10  pm   6th Annual YC Otaru Yomiuri Cup Karaoke Championship
    5:20  -   5:45  pm   Ushio Variety Stage (Enka)
    6:00  -   6:25  pm   Ushio Variety Stage (Dance)
    6:00  -   7:00  pm   Ushio Furekomi 
    7:00  -   8:00  pm   Opening Ceremony
    8:00  -   8:30  pm   Fireworks Display
    8:30  -   8:50  pm   Ushio Variety Stage (Dance)
    9:00  -   9:20  pm   Ushio Variety Stage (Gospel)
    9:40  - 10:00  pm   Ushio Variety Stage (Rock)


  July 29, 2017 (Saturday)  

Vendor booths open from 10:00 am - 10:30 pm

  11:45  -  12:50  pm   CarNavi Radio Live Broadcast
    1:00  -    9:00  pm   Ushio Nerikomi
    9:00  -  10:00  pm   Ushio Taiko Drumming Performance


  July 30, 2017 (Sunday)  

Vendor booths open from 10:00 am - 10:00 pm 

                10:30  am   Uchuu Sentai Kyuranger Show (super hero action show)
  11:20  -  11:40  am   Ushio Variety Stage (Dance)
  12:10  -    1:00  pm   Ushio Taiko Drumming Performance
                  1:10  pm   Uchuu Sentai Kyuranger Show (super hero action show)
    2:00  -   4:30   pm   Mikoshi Parade
    2:00  -   3:30   pm   Ushio YOSAKOI & Dance Stage
    3:45  -   3:50   pm   Ushio Watari (Crossing) Departure Ceremony
    4:30  -   5:30   pm   Mikoshi Miyairi (Portable Shrine returning to the Shrine)
    5:50  -   6:20   pm   Awards Ceremony (Uchiwa Contest, Nerikomi)
    6:40  -   7:30   pm   High School Wind Orchestra
    7:40  -   8:00   pm   Ushio Variety Stage (J-Pop)
    8:00  -   8:40   pm   Fireworks Display
    8:40  -   8:50   pm   Ushio Taiko Drumming Performance
    8:50  -   9:20   pm   Closing Ceremony
    9:20  -   9:40   pm   Sayonara Ushio Ondo (Farewell Ushio Ondo Dance)
    9:40  - 10:00   pm   Ushio Taiko Drumming Performance

                                              ※ Please note schedule is subject to change