Schedule for Mar 7th to 16th, 2025

Hakuba Rainbow Festival is the first all-inclusive Ski Festival in Japan.  The festival will run over 10 days and will host different events daily that will be open to all including children, families and elderly people. 

Gay Ski Week is your fully hosted option to attend the festival. We provide transport, lodging deals, fun events in addition to the Rainbow Festival. 

Anyone looking to participate in any activity please call us to help you find the group

Hakuba Ski Week : +81 (0) 80 6994 4571

Note that the schedule below is a rough plan of events and activities planned for the week but the schedule will change based on weather forecast closer to the time so we can make the most of the snow conditions, best photo opportunities for the site seeing days and also request from the group. Updated schedules will be send through to the WhatsApp group.

Friday - 7th of March: Meet & Greet

10am – 6pm
Arrive and check-in at Hakuba accommodation
6pm – 7pm
Ski Gear fitting
7pm - Late
Dinner and Drinks @ Penke Bar

Saturday - 8th of March: Skiing Happoone / Welcome Dinner & Opening Party

7am - 8:30pm
8:30am - 4pm
Skiing @ Happone
Not Skiing - Yoga at Panketo Lodge
5pm - 6pm
Group Onsen @ Kurashita Onsen
7pm - 9pm
Welcome Dinner @ Bears Cafe Echoland
9pm - Late
Uplift Opening party

Sunday - 9th of March: Snow Dance Deck Party @ Happoone, Champagne Lunch, BBQ & Onsen.

7am - 8:30am
9am - 4pm
Skiing @ Happoone Ski Resorts
11am - 3pm
Snow Dance Terrace Party @ Sakka Snow Plaza
6:00pm-9:00 pm
Teppan Dining @ Emu
9pm - 10:30pm
Onsen - Momonoki

Monday - 10th of March: Skiing @ Cortina & Sushi night

7am - 9am
9am - 2pm
Skiing at Cortina Ski Resort
2:30 - 4:30pm
Onsen @ Cortina
7:00pm - 9pm
Japanese Family Dinner @ Kikoya Sushi Restaurant
9:30 - Late
Milk Mondays @ Penke Bar

Tuesday - 11th of March:  Snow Monkeys and Japanese Farm House Dinner

7am - 9am
9am - 3pm
Depart of Snow Monkeys
3 - 4pm
Zenkoji Temple
4pm - 5pm
Recycle Shopping
Dinner @ Shoya Maruhachi

Wednesday - 12th of March:  Skiing @ Tsugaike & Altimate Showdown party.

7am - 9am
9:00am - 3:30pm
Skiing @ Tsugaike
3:30 - 4:30pm
Apres @ Tsuga Foot Onsen
6pm - 8:00pm
Family Dinner @ Penke Bar
8pm - 10pm Party Time
Altimate Showdown @ Sakka Snow-plaza
10pm - 12pm
Dildo Racing @ Penke Bar

Thursday - 13th of March : Skiing @ Iwatake & Izakaya Dinner

7am - 9am
9am - 3:30pm
Skiing @ Goryu Ski Resort
5pm - 6pm
6pm - 7pm
7pm - 9pm
Aska Izakaya

Friday - 14th of March: Wasabi Farm, Matsumoto Castle and Sushi Train

7am - 9am
9:30 am
Tour Departs
6pm - 8pm
Sushi Train
9pm - 10pm
Late night onsen

Saturday - 15th of March: Flag Parade / Candy Mountain 

7am - 10am
9am - 11am & 1pm - 4pm
Skiing @ Happoone Ski Resort
Flag Parade
5pm - 6pm
6pm - 8:30pm
Dinner @ electrique
8pm - Late
Candy Mountain party

Sunday - 16th of March: Recovery Day / Skiing at Happo one/ Drink The Bar Dry

7am - 10am
9am - 4pm
Skiing @ Happo One
Yoga at Panketo Lodge
7pm - 9pm
Drink The Bar Dry
Penke Bar