Christmas / NYE Celebrations @ Niseko Village 2020

Celebrate the festive season in Niseko Village this Winter, with visits from Santa Claus and traditional celebrations plus fireworks to bring in the New Year.

24 December 2020

Come along to meet Santa Claus and share your Christmas wishes.

Visiting schedule:

  • 4:30pm: In the village, shopping and dining hub
  • 5:00pm: Hilton Niseko
  • 5:40pm: The Green Leaf Niseko Village
  • 6:10pm: Hinode Hills Niseko Village
  • 6:40pm: Higashiyama Niseko Village, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve

31 December 2020

Countdown to a new year at Niseko Village:

  • 8:00pm: Taiko Drums on the slope, The Green Leaf Niseko Village
  • 12:00 midnight: Firework display at the village, shopping and dining hub

1 January 2021

Experience hatsuhinode 初日の出 (the first sunrise of the year) and bring good luck to the year of 2021.

  • New Year Sunrise Gondola
    • Tickets can be purchased on 1 January 2021, from 6:15am onwards at the Niseko Village Gondola Base (beside Hilton Niseko). Gondola commences at 6:30am and returns at 7:30am.
    • Tickets: Adults: ¥1,500, Children: ¥1,000
    • *Event subjected to weather and snow conditions
  • 11:00am Mochitsuki and Amazake, Hilton Niseko

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