Are you celebrating New Year’s Eve in Tokyo? Looking for a unique countdown activity in Japan? We have got you covered! Here are some events for you to get excited about, like live music and midwinter fireworks. Get ready to celebrate the special moment counting down to the New Year with your partner, friends and family!

1. Barhopping Countdown Party

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Barhopping Countdown Party

To celebrate the New Year’s Eve in style, we’re throwing the ultimate party, visiting 3 bars & clubs, 1.5 hour All-you-can-dring, Finger foods, Free shots & more!

2. Countdown Cruise

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Countdown Cruise

Symphony Cruise

Celebrate the start of the New Year on the luxury cruise, with buffet, drinks and a wide variety of performances to entertain you all night!

3. Hanayashiki Countdown

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Hanayashiki Countdown


Japan’s oldest amusement park, Asakusa Hanayashiki, will hold a countdown event again this year from 21:00 to 25:00 on New Year’s Eve. Get unlimited rides, mini New Year’s Eve soba noodles and a countdown stage.

4. Tokyu Silvester Concert

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Tokyu Silvester Concert


The Tokyu Sylvester Concert is an annual New Year’s event. Enjoy a spectacular concert performed by the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchard Hall’s franchise orchestra.

Tokyo Skytree Town, operated by Tobu Tower Skytree and Tobu Town Solamachi, will host various New Year’s events during the New Year. More information on these events will become available as the New Year approaches.

5. Huis Ten Bosch Countdown

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Huis Ten Bosch Countdown

Huis Ten Bosch

A spectacular fireworks display set to music to mark the start of the new year.
Live performances by popular artists will be held.

6. Park Hyatt Tokyo Countdown Lounge

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Park Hyatt Tokyo Countdown Lounge

Park Hyatt Tokyo

For an extravagant and luxury party, enjoy free-flowing champagne and cocktals, and a live kitchen with chefs serving a variety of specialties. In addition, a band of 15 musicians will perform for one night only.

7. Hilton Tokyo Countdown Party

New Year’s Eve in Tokyo 2024 Hilton Tokyo Countdown Party

Hilton Tokyo

Held at he hotel’s three bars and lounges, this special countdown includes all-you can drink and all-you-can-eat, with DJ performances and live jazz music. The Marble Lounge will host a balloon drop of 1,200 balloons.

There are lots of different places to spend the New Year, where would you like to go? This is the first time in three years Japan will be open to everyone, so this year will have lots of anticipation tied to it. Although some classic spots are still cancelled because of coronavirus, there are still endless amount of opportunities to celebrate the New Year in Japan!