2022 Annupuri First Run


Come and enjoy the first run on the first day of 2022 in Annupuri resort!

Annupuri will be hosting early morning skiing from January 1st to 3rd and January 8th to 10th to celebrate the new year with the Annupuri Gondola operating from 7:20 am each morning.

See the announcement here.

Meet Santa Claus and New Year Countdown in Niseko Village

Credit: Niseko Village Facebook

Come along to meet Santa Claus and share your wishes!

On 25th Dec, Santa Claus will show up in the following places:

16:30 Hilton Niseko

17:00 Hinode Hills Niseko Village

17:30 Higashiyama Niseko Village, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve


New Year Countdown!

On the last day of 2021 (12/31) enjoy the live band and Taiko drum performance.

18:00 Live band performance at Hinode Hills Niseko Village

23:00 Taiko drum performance and Toshikoshi soba (fees apply)

Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival

Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival

Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival

Lake Shikotsu Ice Festival

Lake Shikotsu, one of the highest water quality lakes in Japan, will be decorated with various ice sculptures and colorful lights. Lake Shikotsu shines in the daytime and will be illuminated by colorful lights at night, it is fun to visit this fancy world.

Date: 2022/1/29~2022/2/23

Time: 10:00 ~ 20:00 (light up at 16:30)

Entry fee: 500 yen per person

Due to the pandemic, the major events and activities have been scrapped, the fireworks, live performances, shops, and resting areas will not be held.