Japan’s Moominvalley Theme Park Announces ‘Harvest Special Week’ Autumn Event

11.September.2020 | SPOT

Moominvalley Park has announced the special autumn event “Harvest Special Week” which is set to run from September 19 to 27.

 

Moominvalley Park

Moominvalley Park is a theme park centred on the Moomins. It’s located inside Metsä, a bigger Nordic-themed entertainment complex. The theme park is based on the Moomin’s home of Moominvalley, where guests can enjoy a variety of activities from enjoying nature to making their own accessories, dining on Northern European food, and more.

 

Harvest Special Week

The Harvest Special Week is themed on the season of harvest—autumn. Near the entrance to the theme park will be the “Welcome Cove Area” where around 3,600 balloons will be set up, inspired by the berries of Northern Europe during autumn. The design was created by textile designer Masaru Suzuki who has worked with the famous Finnish brand Marimekko.

During the Harvest Special Week event, guests will receive an original pin badge celebrating 75 years of the Moomins. They will be handed out at the Welcome Cove Area (area in Japanese: はじまりの入り江エリア) between 10:00-15:00.

 

Guests can also take pictures at the Harvest Gate, Berry Road, and Apple Tree photo spots. The shops and restaurants in the park will also sell and serve all things harvest-themed.

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