Start the New Year With TOKYO SKYTREE®’s Fun and Exciting Events

Ever thought of competing with an actual sumo wrestler?

The TOKYO SKYTREE® will be having New Year events starting January 1 at Tembo Deck Floor 350 such as The first three days of the New Year limited event: Sumo Wrestling with Sumo Wrestlers, New Year’s Holidays Lighting, 2020 New Year limited Ema Strap Gift, and New Year’s Greeting from Sorakara-chan. Don’t miss the chance to attend one of these events and celebrate a happy new year in Japan!

The first three days of the New Year limited event: Sumo Wrestling with Sumo Wrestlers
at the Tembo Deck Floor 350 is an event where you can compete and compare your strength with actual Sumo wrestlers. This event is designed to make people aware of the fun and goodness of Sumo by facing the powers of the wrestlers from the Kise Beya in Sumida District. The sumo wrestling event will be held on January 1, 2020 on 8 a.m., 10 a.m., and 3 p.m., January 2 to 3 on 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m. Each event runs for about 15 minutes. Get your game face on and compete with some of the best sumo wrestlers in town!

Sumo Wrestling with Sumo Wrestlers (the first three days of the New Year limited event).

Another event you shouldn’t miss out on January 1 from 12 a.m. to 6 a.m. is the special lighting of TOKYO SKYTREE®.
New Year’s Holiday Lighting will be held to celebrate the new year with bright lights that form the image of the Japanese flag.

This lighting event will put up the perfect picture of the Japanese flag on January 1.

The first 2,020 visitors of the
Tembo Gallery at TOKYO SKYTREE® will receive a 2020 New Year Limited Ema Strap that features TOKYO SKYTREE®’s official character, Sorakara-chan, and  Sukoburuburu and Teppenpen from January 1 to 3.

The 2020 New Year limited Ema Strap

From January 1 to 7, you can also get a chance to greet Sorakara-chan a happy new year at the
New Year’s Greeting from Sorakara-chan at Tembo Deck, TOKYO SKYTREE® at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m., and 4:30 p.m.

Exchange New Year's greeting with Sorakara-chan.

TOKYO SKYTREE® will open one hour earlier than usual on January 2, and 3 from 7 a.m. This is to make sure that many people can enjoy their visit together with Hatsumode
 (the first shrine visit of the year). Why don't you take this opportunity to visit TOKYO SKYTREE® during the new year and experience all the fun that’s in store just for you?


Provided by Japan Walker™, Walkerplus™, and Tokyo Walker™ (5 December 2019)

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