COUNTDOWN JAPAN 19/20 (4-Day Year-End Festival)

Event Post COUNTDOWN JAPAN 19/20

Photo by D. Thomas Johnson (edited), used under CC BY 2.0.

The Countdown Japan Festival has been running since 2003 and featured almost 180 artists last year. This year’s edition continues boasting of big names in J-Pop and J-Rock:

Babymetal, Asian Kung-Fu Generation, HYDE, MUCC, Orange Range, [Alexandros], Silent Siren, BiSH, Number Girl, Reol, Scandal and many, many more.

On Dec 31st, the shows will go on till the early morning. What better way to celebrate New Years?

All dates and ticket sale information below:

Show Dates

December 28th – Open: 10:30 / Start: 12:00 / End: 20:40
December 29th
– Open: 10:30 / Start: 12:00 / End: 20:40
December 30th
– Open: 10:30 / Start: 12:00 / End: 20:40
December 31st – Open: 13:30 / Start: 15:00 / End: 5:00 (next day)

Location: Makuhari Messe Exhibition Halls 1-11 and Event Hall in Chiba Prefecture (near Tokyo)
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Ticket Categories

One-Day Tickets
December 28: ¥12,000 (US$ 111*)
December 29: ¥12,500 (US$ 115*)
December 30: ¥12,500 (US$ 115*)
December 31: ¥13,000 (US$ 120*)

Two-Day Tickets
December 28 & 29: ¥22,500 (US$ 208*)
December 29 & 30: ¥23,000 (US$ 212*)
December 30 & 31: ¥23,500 (US$ 217*)

Three-Day Tickets
December 28-30: ¥30,500 (US$ 281*)
December 29-31: ¥30,500 (US$ 281*)

Four-Day Ticket
December 28-31: ¥38,500 (US$ 355*)

*approximate value

Ticket Sale Information

  1. Pre-sale lotteries: finished
  2. General sale: from November 30th

Ticket Shopping Services (e.g. Tickets Galore Japan) can help you with purchasing from playguides or Japanese resellers.

Resale tickets are also available on Stubhub and Viagogo.

Want to know everything about buying concert tickets in Japan? Start with The 5 Basics About the Japanese Ticketing System 


Disclaimer: *** Information as of November 20th, 2019 but subject to change without notice / accuracy of this information is not guaranteed / make sure to double-check if you are planning to attend these shows ***