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Exploring the Magic of Hello Kitty Theme Park on Awaji Island in Autumn

As the fall season approaches in Japan, there is no more enchanting destination than Awaji Island. Here, you can bask in the beauty of nature, savor seasonal delicacies, and partake in a wide variety of unique activities.

Did you know that nestled within Awaji Island lies a Hello Kitty Theme Park? You can immerse yourself in all things Hello Kitty – from themed menus to delightful encounters with Hello Kitty herself, and even captivating show performances and projection mapping featuring our beloved adorable friend. The Hello Kitty Theme Park on Awaji Island is gearing up for a fresh array of events and activities that promise to make your visit truly memorable. In this article, we will unveil some delightful Hello Kitty experiences awaiting you during the autumn season on Awaji Island.

Hello Kitty Theme Park #1: HELLO KITTY SHOW BOX

The HELLO KITTY SHOW BOX boasts the Guinness World Record for the “Largest brand character-shaped roof”. Its iconic Hello Kitty face-shaped roof is a remarkable sight. Inside, guests can relish a lunch with the lively melodies and dances of a Hello Kitty jazz band. You can also experience a café time show featuring light meals, sweets, drinks, and a special meet-and-greet with Hello Kitty.

Hello Kitty Theme Park #2: HELLO KITTY APPLE HOUSE

HELLO KITTY APPLE HOUSE is a cherished spot for Hello Kitty fans, offering a perfect vantage point to appreciate the iconic Hello Kitty roof design of the HELLO KITTY SHOW BOX from its observation deck. Inside, guests can fully engage in a 360° projection mapping of Hello Kitty’s magical dream world. For a complete experience, a bundled plan with HELLO KITTY SHOW BOX provides an all-inclusive theme park adventure.

Hello Kitty Theme Park #3: HELLO KITTY SMILE


HELLO KITTY SMILE is a charming theme park that promises an enchanting rendezvous with the beloved Hello Kitty. This multifaceted complex harmoniously merges media art, delectable dining experiences, and breathtaking sea vistas of Awaji Island. The on-site restaurant offers a diverse culinary array, featuring everything from authentic Chinese cuisine to flavorful one-pot courses.

If you want to know more about the Hello Kitty Theme Park on Awaji Island, you can view this article!

An exhilarating Autumn festival is set to take place across three Hello Kitty facilities on the western coast of Awaji Island starting in September 2023. The event promises various activities spanning art, sports, mysteries, and culinary delights.

Find the Hidden Words! Halloween Apple Mystery!

This riddle-solving game offers an immersive exploration of all things Hello Kitty. Challenge yourself within the world of Hello Kitty at the Hello Kitty theme park on Awaji Island.

Event Period

Until January 28 (Sunday), 2024
*Please note that the event will not be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, as these are the regular closing days for each facility.

Who Can Play the Game

Customers who have purchased the real-life puzzle-solving game “A Request from Hello Kitty: Find the Missing AWAJI APPLE”.
Click here to learn more.

*To successfully complete the game, it is important to have a good understanding of the Japanese language, as it involves deciphering intricate words and clues.


Search for hidden messages within the Halloween-themed apples at HELLO KITTY SMILE and HELLO KITTY SHOW BOX. Share your findings with our staff and receive an exclusive Halloween sticker as a reward!


HELLO KITTY SHOW BOX is a Hello Kitty Theme Park in the form of a unique show restaurant that combines delectable dining with an enthralling Hello Kitty performance. The autumn season, commencing this September, promises a captivating repertoire featuring beloved J-POP hits such as “Lemon” by Kenshi Yonezu, popular classic songs, and even tunes that will get everyone dancing. Beyond Hello Kitty’s enchanting vocals and choreography, the stage will come alive with live performances by talented dancers and musicians. Moreover, a mesmerizing visual display will transport you to various autumnal realms!

Performance Schedule

Until November 14 (Tuesday), 2023

Ticket Pricing Options

(1) Regular Plan
Adults: 2,500 yen
Children (Ages 4-12): 1,500 yen
Infants: Free of charge

(2) Plan with HELLO KITTY SMILE Admission Ticket
Adults: 3,500 yen
Children (Ages 4-12): 1,800 yen
Infants: Free

Ticket Includes
-Café Show Ticket
-Sweets & Food
-Photo Session (Meet and Greet with Hello Kitty)

Event Schedule

Part 1: 14:00~15:30
14:00: Café Opens
14:30~15:00: HELLO KITTY PIANIST DREAM Showtime
15:00: Commemorative Photo Session with Hello Kitty

Part 2: 15:30~17:00
15:30: Café Reopens
16:00~16:30: HELLO KITTY PIANIST DREAM Showtime
16:30: Commemorative Photo Session with Hello Kitty

*HELLO KITTY APPLE HOUSE and the store are accessible to visitors throughout the day. Please note that Hello Kitty’s costume may vary from the picture.

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In this article, we have introduced some of the autumn events at the Hello Kitty Theme Parks on Awaji Island. Stay tuned for more event details and updates in the future. Join us on Awaji Island and immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Hello Kitty!