Winter Events at Hanazono Niseko

Hanazono Niseko is always a great place to spend time over the holiday season!

Hanazono Niseko resort doesn't pull any punches when it comes to making your Christmas season enjoyable. Whether looking for events for kids, older kids or adults, there is something to please everyone at Hanazono on the holidays. See the below activities on tap for Christmas!

Tree Lighting Ceremony 2022-23

Hot Drinks, Santa and a dazzling pine tree ablaze with color. What more could you want to kick off the holiday season in style. Did you say fireworks? Well the Niseko Hanazono Resort has that too! So come by on December 17th at around 17:00 pm when the fun begins! Photo by Jeswin Thomas

Santa Meet & Greet

Meet Santa before he sets out on his biggest night of the year! The first 200 kids not on the naughty list may get a present! December 24th, 15:30 pm under the big shiny tree! *Weather may impact the location, but Santa will let you know where to be ;)

Lunar New Year Celebrations

Watch the compelling Lion dance and hope it bites your head! This protects against evil and ensures good luck for the year. Come by HANA Edge at 12:00 pm on January 22nd to witness the spectacle.


Saturday nights, Hanazono is the place to be. Hanazono bring "Hanabi" for your night riding! The gondola will also run with it's LED display of lighting goodness! Come on by!

Why Book Directly?

Vacation Niseko Hospitality Experience


Vacation Niseko has over a decade of experience and an unrivalled expertise tailoring seamless winter packages to Niseko.

Vacation Niseko Booking Flexibility


Our extensive range of vacation packages cater to all levels of skiers and snowboarders, offering a wide choice of accommodations to suit your budget, style and location.

Vacation Niseko Partnerships


Our partnerships allows us to offer you unrivalled access to a range of Niseko's best winter activities and services at the most competitive prices.

Vacation Niseko Guest Benefits

Guest Card

Present your Vacation Niseko Guest Card for various special offers and discounts across the resort and beyond.