JAPAN SKI, SNOWBOARD & OUTDOOR CLUB

Shiga Kogen Beer Festival

Shiga Kogen Beer Festival

2017 Mar 17 ~ 19 (Weekend) @ Nagano

  • Shiga Kogen Beer Festival 1
  • Shiga Kogen Beer Festival 2
  • Shiga Kogen Beer Festival 3

This Trip Features:

* Craft beer / live music festival
* Over 100 types of craft beer and loads of quality live music with many bands from Fuji Rock!
* Skiing/Boarding at Japans biggest ski resort area
* Snow Monkey hot spring tour
* On-slope hotel with onsen (1min walk from beer fest and ski lifts)
* Free ski and snowboard lessons

A craft beer festival weekend with over 100 kinds of beer at Japans biggest ski resort. Also features lots of live music and DJs, snow monkey tour, free lessons, onsens and more!

The Shiga Kogen Beer Festival, or Snow Monkey Beer Live as the event is known, is easily the biggest apres. ski event in Japan. The event features over 100 kinds of craft beer from all over Japan and the entry ticket includes a beer glass with five free beer tickets! The festival is also famous for the quality live music with many of the acts also performing at the massive Fuji Rock festival later in the year.

Combine this festival with skiing/boarding at Japans biggest resort, a visit to the snow monkeys, free lessons, onsens and you have yourself an unmissable weekend. Looking forward to it!

Beer Festival (Snow Monkey Beer Live) tickets for the Saturday night session are available seperately through the TSC online store here.

Photos from previous Shiga Kogen Beer Festival trips (click to enlarge):
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THE PLAN

2017 Mar 17 (Friday)

19:30pm ~ 00:00 approx. Meet in Shinjuku. Get on the bus. Depart Shinjuku. Stop for a rest/snack break along the way. Arrive hotel, late night drink / onsen or sleep

2017 Mar 18 (Saturday)

07:30am ~ 08:30am Breakfast in the hotel restaurant 08:30am ~ 16:30pm Skiing and Snowboarding all day at japans biggest resort! 16:30pm ~17:30pm Soak in the onsen. Relax with a cold drink 17:30 ~18:30 Early dinner in the hotel restaurant 18:30 ~ late Snow Monkey Beer Live! Live music, over 100 beers (glass and 5 beers included with festival ticket), amazing live music and more!

2017 Mar 19 (Sunday)

07:30am ~ 08:30am Breakfast in the hotel restaurant 08:30am ~ 16:00pm Skiing / Snowboarding OR Snow Monkey Tour 16:00pm ~ 21:30pm Bus back to Shinjuku

PRICE INCLUDES:

Round trip private bus: Shinjuku ~ Shiga Kogen Two nights accommodation at Shiga Kogen - 1min walk from the slopes - 1min from beer fest, fireworks etc. Dinner on Saturday night Breakfast on both Saturday and Sunday Mornings One lift pass for use at all areas of Shiga Kogen Snow Monkey tour on Sunday if not skiing (free) Basic accident insurance for the whole weekend Free beginner ski or snowboard lessons on Saturday morning with qualified English speaking instructors Trip leaders for the whole weekend
Total Cost : 28900 yen
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RENTALS:

Rental Skis, Poles, Boots Set (+2000yen per day)
Rental Snowboard, Bindings, Boots Set (+2000yen per day)
Rental Snow Jacket and Pants Set (+2000yen per day)
Rental Snow Goggles (+500yen per day)
Rental Snow Gloves (+500yen per day)

OPTIONS:

Free beginner ski and snowboard lessons (9:30am Saturday) Intermediate ski or snowboard lessons (from 3000yen - payable directly to the instructor on the day. Lessons scheduled during the bus trip) Lift pass for use on Sunday (+4500yen) Private hotel room for two people (+3000yen per person). Make a note when booking if needed. Snow Monkey Beer Live Ticket Details coming soon approx. +4200 (including 5 beers and beer glass) DISCOUNTS: if not skiing discount 3000yen. If coming by your own transport discount 5000yen.
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Shiga Kogen Beer Festival 4