Looking for a New Year’s Eve celebration that all the family can enjoy? Come and join the countdown event taking place at Asakusa Hanayashiki, the oldest amusement park in Japan.
Attractions, including the merry-go-round, haunted house, and Sky Ship, will be open for visitors of all ages to enjoy. The park itself will be covered with cherry blossom-coloured lights.
On the countdown stage, visitors can watch performances from Japanese comedians. The first 200 people to visit the restaurant Sawagi get to eat a free bowl of toshikoshi soba, otherwise known as New Year’s soba noodles.
Tickets cost ¥3,000 for adults, ¥1,000 for children, and ¥1,000 for those with disabilities. They can be bought in advance online here.
Each ticket includes admission to the events, unlimited rides, and access to the entertainment countdown stage.Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.