Event Details

The New Year is Japan’s most important and celebrated holiday. We ring in our 41st annual New Year’s celebration with the tastes, sights and sounds that define the traditional Japanese New Year as well as our own.


  • Sado tea ceremony
  • Mochitsuki, or rice-pounding to make mochi cakes
  • Shishimai, meet the lion dancer as he ushers in the New Year to the beat of the taiko drum!
  • Hands-on craft and kids activities
  • Open air koto musical performances
  • Japanese festival foods, the Beer Garden and Sake Station
  • Japanese garden tours
  • Omikuji, Japanese fortune-telling
  • The Sweet Shop at the Museum Store
  • Exclusive Oshogatsu tees by the Fine Print Shoppe

TASTING ROOM PRICING (includes festival admission):

$30 members
$40 non-members


Dec 3 - Jan 11
$12/ages 11+
$7/ages 4-10

At the gate (day of)
$15/ages 11+
$10/ages 4-10

FREE for museum members* and children 3 & under.

*Museum members: Questions about your membership & admission privileges? Please email our membership office at [email protected]

Oshogatsu is a rain or shine event. Tickets are non-refundable.

  • When: Sun Jan. 13
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Address: 4000 Morikami Park Road
    Delray Beach FL,US 33446

  • Web: Visit Website