Snow Lantern Festival in Miyama's Thatched Village

Period:27th. JAN~3rd. FEB 2024
            Illuminations 17:00 - 20:00 

LocationMiyama's Thatched Village (kayabuki-no-sato) Googlemap

Snow lantern festival at Thatched Village is held annually in snowy season.  Handmade snow lanterns and flower lanterns (electric light) as well as illuminations of thatched roof houses make fantastic and nostalgic scenery of the village covered by white snow. 
Fireworks will be held on January 31st. & Feburuary 3rd. from 18:30.





Snow lantern making activity

Please join creating beautiful landscape with your handmade snow lanterns.

VENUE : The reception is just in front of Restaurant Kitamura.
PRICE:JPY100 for snow lantern making kit.(a candle, backet and mini shovel.)



Fireworks on January 31st. & Feburuary 3rd.

Jan 31st. (Wed.) 2024 18:30~
Feb 3rd. (Sat.) 2024 18:30~
VENUE:River side in front of Miyama's thatchd village.




Food stalls

Enjoy Miyama's delicacies at food stalls during the festival.
Give it a go for the local taste!

The following food stalls are available:
<Every Day> Oden, venison meat curry rice, wild boar meat soup, cream custard using cage-free eggs, onigiri (rice balls), hot drinks
<Sat. and Sun> In addition to above, takoyaki, yakisoba fried noodle, french fries, udon noodles, baked sweet potatos, venison meat croquette etc. 

VENUE : The space next to Restaurant Kitamura. MAP

Parking area during the event

The parking space has capacity for 100 standard-sized cars.

Parking fee :\1,000/ per a normal car. 

No reservation is required except for coaches, tour buses, jumbo taxies on 28th January, 29th January and February 4th.  For details, please contact info@kyoto-miyama.jp.

Please refrain parking outside of the designated area.


※Details of the event may change due to weather conditions.
※Please wear suitable warm clothes and shoes for snowy and icy road.
※Wear snow tires for your car.
※There is no taxi rank available.  Please ask taxi driver to get into the car parking for getting on and off your taxi.
※Please note the time schedule for the last Nantan City Bus at Kita (thatched village)