German Christmas Market in Sapporo will this year mark its 15th run since its start in 2002 on the 30th anniversary of becoming sister cities with Munich, when the event was founded to get more citizens interested in our German sister city. Come out and enjoy booths with European flair and a romantic atmosphere decked in magical lights!

Friday, Nov. 25 –
Saturday,Dec. 24, 2016
11:00 – 21:00

Odori Park 2-chome


  • ●Kӓthe Wohlfahrt
  • ●Romanov
  • ●Keramik, Handarbeit
  • ●Tink Marche
  • ●El Tesoro Navideño
  • ●Coropokkurin
  • ●Ash
  • ●Rasp Spice Decoration
  • ●Initiative Co., Ltd. St.Petersburg
  • ●Rovaniemi – Santa Claus Village at the Arctic Circle
  • ●Walkie Selection
  • ●Winehouse Gerhardt
  • ●Spitzenladen
  • ●Mother Ruth’s Christmas Story
  • ●Polish Pottery Shop
  • ●The Joy Luck Store
  • ●Hakodate Christmas Factory
  • ●Shoya Glass Factory
  • ●Aladdin
  • ●Teshigoto Ichi
  • ●Sapporo Sweets Café
  • ●Christmas Card Collection 2016
  • ●Demmers Teehaus & Snowdome
  • ●Glass Gallery
  • ●Hakkenzan Ecocatering

  • ●Otarubeer Leipspeise
  • ●Bayern Classic
  • ●San Sebastian Dining and Sweets Cafe
  • ●Sapporo Beer Garden
  • ●Himmel der Bayern
  • ●Beer Hall Masuya
  • ●Schneeweiβ
  • ●Markus’ Frankfurter Hütte
  • ●Café Rudolph
  • ●Hansen Hot Drinks
  • ●Hansen’s Almond Factory Germany Since 1930
  • ●Weiβes Straβen café
  • ●Is Dining inc.


Outdoor Stage

Performances of song and dance fill the air with Christmas cheer at the special outdoor stage. Come listen to and watch shows of choir, gospel and more – fun for all ages!

Indoor Stage

Sapporo’s environmental conservation advisor Bianca will lead Christmas decoration and glühwein (mulled wine) workshops inside the Weihnachtspavillon, where interactive events introducing the culture of Sapporo’s sister city Munich will also be held.


A line of Christmas Market goods featuring limited edition designs only offered this year. Come grab the rare goods you won’t find anywhere else! Whether it be a memento of the Market or a gift for that special someone, be sure to come take a look!

  • mug
  • folder
  • towel
  • glass cup
  • book cover