【Sup! Nagasaki!】 Giant Merry-Go-Round” to Sparkle with Illumination at “Christmas in the City of Light” in Huistenbosch, Nagasaki!

The illumination event “Christmas in the City of Light” is being held in Huis Ten Bosch, Nagasaki, from November 5 (Sat) to December 25 (Sun), 2022.

Christmas in the City of Light,” enveloped in fantastic lights

At “Christmas in the City of Light” in Huis Ten Bosch, you can experience Christmas as if you were in Europe with the world’s largest class of 13 million lights. During the event, there will be gorgeous objet d’art and a market where you can enjoy various gourmet foods and sundries to create a festive atmosphere.

Japan’s first 15-meter-high merry-go-round

The centerpiece of “Christmas in the City of Light” is a 15-meter-high, three-story merry-go-round, the first of its kind in Japan. The merry-go-round, decorated with Italian carriages and gondolas, offers a fantastic view of Huis Ten Bosch. At night, the merry-go-round is illuminated, creating a romantic atmosphere that is different from that of the day.

“Christmas Market” in Christmas Town

The popular annual Christmas market will be held in “Christmas Town” surrounded by a giant 12-meter-high tree. In addition to the lovely sweets, food, and warm drinks, there will also be a variety of goods directly imported from Europe with Santa Claus motifs.

Christmas-specific objet d’art & illumination

In the “Christmas Town,” a projection mapping show featuring many Santa Clauses will be presented for the first time. Visitors can stroll through the beautiful cityscape wrapped in lights with delicious food and hot drinks in hand.

Huis Ten Bosch’s popular illumination spots are also changing to Christmas specifications. The “Umbrella Street” decorated in red and green Christmas colors, a waterfall of light and 3D projection mapping, which displays Santa Claus and other Christmas motifs, will make the park a spectacular sight to behold.

Christmas fireworks

In addition, “Christmas in the City of Light” will feature “Christmas Fireworks” to color the winter night sky. Beautiful fireworks in a variety of colors, including heart shapes, will be shot off along with joyful Christmas songs.

In addition, “City of White and Silver: Winter Europe” will be held from Monday, December 26 to Friday, February 24, 2023, after the opening period. Huis Ten Bosch will be wrapped in pure white illumination, and visitors can enjoy a fantastic scene as if they are in a story.


“Christmas in the City of Light.”

【Event Period】 Saturday, November 5 – Sunday, December 25, 2022
【Location】 Huis Ten Bosch
【Address】 1-1 Huistenbosch-cho, Sasebo, Nagasaki
【Admission Fee】 18 years old and over: 7,000 yen, junior high and high school students: 6,000 yen, elementary school students: 4,600 yen, 4 years old to under elementary school students: 3,500 yen
【Official Website】 https://www.huistenbosch.co.jp/

■ Christmas Fireworks
【Event Date】 December 17 (Sat), December 23 (Fri), December 24 (Sat), December 25 (Sun)
【Hour】 20:30 – 20:45 (about 15 minutes)
【Location】 Harbor Town Maritime

■ The City of Silvery White: Winter Europe
【Event Period】 Monday, December 26, 2022 – Friday, February 24, 2023