What's On in September in Niseko
This month continues with more festivals in Niseko as Autumn approaches.
After last month's amazing matsuri fun in Niseko, September is full of exciting events in town. Start this month off with some of the biggest sporting events in the area and reward yourself with the delicious autumn harvest in Niseko.
Niseko Autumn Food Festival
To celebrate the good harvest, Niseko is hosting it's first Autumn Food Festival. To showcase the amazing selection of food in the area, 10 of the most popular restaurant and bars will prepare autumn inspired dishes for the festival.
Date: Sept 13 - 16
Location: Hirafu Cross Section
Seeing Koyo (Autumn Foliage) is a must in Niseko this month. The surrounding area will change from summer's lush green trees to glorious shades of reds and orange leaves. See Niseko in a whole new light.
Date: Mid Sept - Early Oct
Enjoy an evening gazing at the starry sky at Niseko's Star Festival. At the two day event, there will be professional telescopes to use for free and workshops to learn more about night sky photography. For a quieter view, take the night gondola up to Mt Annupuri and see the stars 100 metres above sea level.
Date: Sept 7 - 8
Location: Niseko International Ski Ground next to Nuku Annupuri
NAC Trail Run
NAC Trail Run, held in early September is one of the most iconic Niseko sporting events. On the day there will be lots of fun games, pop-up food and drink stations, with the start and finish at the base of the ski hill in Niseko-Hirafu.
Date: Sept 9
Ki Niseko Weekend Events
Throughout September, Ki Niseko is hosting several activities to celebrate the coming of Autumn. Every weekend there will be live music and special events such as free Polaroid photo sessions with the colourful cows outside the hotel and Hokkaido Wine & Niseko Cheese Tasting at An Dining.
Date: Throughout September
Location: Ki Niseko
Find out about more events in autumn on our Events page.