A giant fir presented from Halifax City in Canada, a sister city of Hakodate, is transformed into a dazzling illuminated Christmas tree, which throws colorful and bright lights into the sky above the sea near the Kanemori Warehouse area （金森倉庫群）area, which is only a 10 minutes walk from the Hakodate Station.
I love this Christmas decoration here.
At night, the atmosphere of this area dramatically changes like this↓ Beautiful, isn't it???
The lighting ceremony, performed by nominees, is held every day from the 1st of Dec. to 25th of Dec.
When we went there, a newly-wed couple were selected to press the bottom to light up the tree ornaments.
Are you ready???
Both the switching on of the tree at 6 PM, and the fireworks displays, are worth watching!!!
The tree is illuminated from 4 to 5:45 PM, and then again from 6 PM to midnight. On Friday and Saturday and the 22nd of Dec. to 24th of Dec., the tree keeps illuminated until 2 AM.
■Where is the Kanemori Wharehous area （金森倉庫群）area?
■Tour guide information■
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