(GMT)12 NOV 2016 ME8C:
Every year, Japan plays host to some fabulous winter festivals. One of the most famous is the Sapporo Winter Festival. Held every year in early February, this festival on the northern island of Hokkaido hosts intricate snow sculptures that are lit up at night.
Other favorites include the Yokote Kamakura Festival held in honor of a water god and Ouchijuku Snow Festival. Check out this list to learn more about Japan’s fabulous winter festivals