Magical light from Sapporo Clock Tower

Sapporo Clock Tower illuminated by colorful lighting

A “Sapporo Clock Tower Moving Light Show” production has commenced in downtown Sapporo. Multiple lights illuminate the Sapporo Clock Tower (Chuo-ku, Sapporo City) in time with music, dazzling tower visitors.
The light show is sponsored by the NPO “Sapporo Clock Tower Association” Approximately three-minute light shows set to the Sapporo Winter Olympics theme song “Ballad of Rainbow and Snow” will run every thirty minutes from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm until November 30. Association Chairperson Tani said, “We want to give people the courage and hope to ride out the long, oppressive tunnel of the coronavirus pandemic.”
When lights of different colors including blue, yellow, green light up the Clock Tower, visiting tourists and passers-by alike all stop and look. A tourist from Kitakyushu City said with a smile, “It was a very beautiful and magical show. I will cherish this memory forever.”
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Sapporo Clock Tower