|Opening Ceremony||09 Mar 1990|
|Closing Ceremony||14 Mar 1990|
The 2nd Asian Winter Games were held from March 9 to 14, 1990 in Sapporo, Japan.
India was originally scheduled to host the second edition of the games, but due to technical and financial difficulties it gave up its hosting rights to Japan in 1989.
The 2nd Winter Asiad saw three NOCs participating in the games for the first time: Chinese Taipei, Iran and the Philippines.