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Zao Chuo Kogen Area GREEN FESTA 2022

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GREEN FESTA will be held again this year at the Zao Chuo Kogen area.

There are many hands-on activities that can be enjoyed by children and adults alike, and there are lots of fun things to do, such as the Kitchika stalls and JAZZ & CITY POPS live performances.

Activities and events have fixed schedules, so be sure to check before you go.

Enjoy your summer vacation to the fullest in the cool Zao Chuo Kogen area!

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Basic information

Event name
Zao Chuo Kogen Area GREEN FESTA 2022
Date and time
August 6 (Sat) to 14 (Sun), 2022
Zao Chuo Kogen area

Zao Onsen, Yamagata City


●Zao Chuo Ropeway operating hours
Hours: 8:30~17:00
*Every 20 minutes from 8:40

●Zao Sky Cable operating hours
Hours: 8:30~17:00 (Occasionally operated)

●Chuo No. 1 lift operating hours
Hours: 8:40~16:00
*May be canceled or changed due to stormy weather or other reasons.

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~ Event details ~
◆Electric motorcycle riding experience
Date: August 12 (Fri.) to 14 (Sun.)
Fee: 1,500 yen *height restrictions apply

◆ Buggy ride experience
Date: August 6 (Sat.), 7 (Sun.) & 11 (Thu.) to 14 (Sun.)
Fee: 1,500 yen *Scooter driver’s license required

◆Wax bowl making experience
Date: August 6 (Sat.) to 14 (Sun.)
Fee: 500 yen

◆ Gondola Machinery Museum
Date: August 6 (Sat.) to 14 (Sun.)

◆ Clogs throwing experience
Date: August 13 (Sat.) and 14 (Sun.)
Hours: 10:00~14:00 & 13:30-15:00

◆Kids activities
Date: August 6 (Sat.) to 14 (Sun.)
・Large swing, trampoline, maze, zipline, stilts, hula hoop, ring toss, balance beam, Yahoo horn, hello horn, sledding, graffiti board, shooting range, super ball scooping, etc.

◆ Dock run
Date: August 6 (Sat.) to 14 (Sun.)

◆ Kitchen cars
Date: August 7 (Sun.), 13 (Sat.) and 14 (Sun.)
Hours: 10:00~14:00

Date: August 10 (Wed.) and 11 (Thu.)
Hours: 12:30~13:30
Venue: forest inn SANGORO

◆Stamp rally
Date: August 6 (Sat.) to September 30 (Fri.)


Zao Chuo Kogen Area Revitalization Committee
(at Zao Chuo Ropeway)
☎ 023-694-9168

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