New Year’s is one of the best times of the year when one can relax with family and friends. But for those who prefer to go out and enjoy the festive season, there are numerous exciting events going on. Here are some ways to spend quality time in Tokyo during the New Year’s holidays.

On Jan. 1 from noon to 3 p.m., there will be wadaiko (Japanese drumming) and shishimai (lion dance) at the Roppongi Hills Arena. From 1 p.m., furumaizake (New Year’s sake) will be offered to the first 200 visitors.

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