Category: Santa in Japan

Lapland Santa at Ito-Yokado | TOKYO

Santa at Ito-Yokado You will often hear Santa in Japan being referred to as a フィンランドのサンタ i.e. Finnish or Finland Santa. This is what we call a Lapland Santa at home. Basically, in Japan this is code for a non-Japanese Santa that is usually a native or 2nd language English speaker.  There has been a big increase in the number […]

Santa is coming to Haneda Airport International Terminal Station | TOKYO

A Finnish Santa will visit the Haneda Airport International Terminal Station this Saturday November 26th.  They are giving out 25 tickets to families with young children to meet him inside the styles on the 2nd floor. You must have a valid train ticket for that station.  There are two sessions, one at 4.15 pm and one at 4.50 pm. He will […]

Santa is coming to Keikyu Department Store | YOKOHAMA

Santa at Keikyu Department Store in Yokohama, Kanagawa Santa will visit the Yokohama Keikyu Department Store this Saturday November 26th.  The Santa that visits this store is from Lapland, which they call a Finnish Santa in Japanese. The department store are giving 30 tickets to families with young children to meet him in the Hagu Kumi Park on the 5th […]

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Santa in Tokyu Hyakkaten Honten | SHIBUYA

Santa Claus at Tokyu Department Store The real Santa Claus will visit Tokyu’s flagship store in Shibuya on December 17th between 2 and 3 pm. This is a small event and they will only accommodate the first fifty families to receive a ticket to see Santa. One family receives one ticket. This event is also restricted to families who have […]