This comprehensive park, fully opened in July 1999,is the first of its kind in Shiroishi Ward and has a total area of 194,560㎡.
Within the park is the “Lilac Forest”, which boasts anoverwhelmingly large scale for a domestic park. There are 200 types of lilac from all over the world, with around 1700 plants in full bloom throughout the beautiful, lilac scented space. Parks with such a diversity of lilacs are a rarity, even globally.
The park also has sports facilities such as a baseballfield, tennis courts, and a park golf course. The indoor “Relax Plaza” is an all-weather facility complete with an indoor park, heated pool, and bathing room.
Lilac was chosen as a tree suitable for Sapporo City in 1960.
Lilac is usually at its best from late May to early June, when the sight of plant after plant coming into full bloom in the park is magical and beautiful, including in the Lilac Forest. The scent drifting through the park is another attraction.
With a total length of approximately 170m, the canal is used as a children’s water playing area dur-ing the summer season.
Surrounding the canal are approximately 900 roses, the designated flower of Shiroishi Ward, of 11 different varieties. You can en-joy their lengthy flowering season from early June to early October.
At the Relax Plaza, there is a spacious indoor park with an artificial lawn, a rest area, heated pool, bathing room, restaurant, and a kiosk, which can be used throughout the year. Even when the weather takes a sudden turn for the worse, you can enjoy yourself indoors. As the park is also fully equipped with a toddler’s corner and nursing room, families with small children can also use the park with ease.
This is one of the popular areas, as the only place in the park where barbecues can be held.
There is a children’s playground nearby, so everyone from adults to children can enjoy.