HOKKAIDO BALLPARK F VILLAGE opens THE LODGE,
nexus between ES CON FIELD HOKKAIDO and waterfront area
Fighters Sports & Entertainment Co., Ltd. will open a commercial space on the south side of ES CON FIELD HOKKAIDO as the core facility of HOKKAIDO BALLPARK F VILLAGE (located in Kitahiroshima City, Hokkaido, which is scheduled to open in March 2023), which will be named "THE LODGE" and will be a commercial space that will serve as a base for information dissemination where visitors can experience and discover the unique attractions of Hokkaido.
- THE LODGE
- Wooden two-story house
- Total floor space
- approx. 982.92㎡
- Six stores are planned, including a store selling local products from nearby areas and tenants specializing in outdoor activities to enjoy Hokkaido's natural beauty.
- Design and construction
- SANGO inc.
THE LODGE, located in the center of F Village and connecting ES CON FIELD and its waterfront area, will serve as a base for information dissemination in F Village, where visitors can enjoy Hokkaido's rich natural environment through a variety of activities, and where new encounters and discoveries can be made. In addition to a store filled with local products where visitors can get to know the neighboring areas, the space will also serve as a tourism hub where visitors can experience outdoor activities and workshops and tour the surrounding areas. THE LODGE will be a place where visitors can gather and spend their time in F Village, a space where all people can recharge their body and spirit, by creating a community that brings excitement to the whole F Village.
Local Hokkaido materials (Hokkaido larch, Dounan cedar, and Ebetsu bricks) are used throughout the building, with a gently gabled roof that reflects the majestic mountain range, and an exterior mainly made of Hokkaido-style red brick and Dounan cedar, in a design that blends well with ES CON FIELD. As a warm feeling building that blends in with the nature of Hokkaido, it will be a space where visitors can enjoy the changes in nature throughout the ages.