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2019 Shinjuku Winter Light Display Guide

Dec 03, 2019

Winter light displays are a must when you are in the big city! These beautiful displays add a touch of wonder to the season. Every year many large winter light displays are set up around Shinjuku Station. Keep reading this article to find out more information!

Shinjuku Terrace City Illumination ’19-‘20

The sprawling area from Odakyu Halc Department Store near the West Exit of Odakyu Shinjuku Station to shopping facilities Shinjuku Southern Terrace and Flags around the South Exit make up Shinjuku Terrace City. The huge Shinjuku Terrace City Illumination ’19-’20 event will be taking place throughout the area!

The theme of this year’s event is Colors. Shinjuku Terrace City is broken up into five areas, each representing a different color. There are also four designated photo spots in the area, such as a flower wreath and giant flower where you can take fun pictures with your friends.

Shinjuku Mylord Department Store’s Mosaic Road links the West Exit to the South Exit. This area is decorated in pink. Light, fluffy flowers are added to the lights, giving this display and ethereal feel. It seems as if you’ve stepped right into a field filled with flowers!

Head to Shinjuku Southern Terrace Plaza by the South Exit to enjoy the yellow area, which is home to Big Flower Park, an area that’s perfect for taking fun photos! Sit inside the big flower and capture a great shot surrounded by the LED lights that change color. There are also red, purple, and blue areas, so take your time exploring all five areas and enjoy your time at the event to the fullest.

Shinjuku Terrace City Illumination ’19-‘20
Location: Shinjuku Terrace City’s facilities (Odakyu Department Store, Odakyu Halc Department Store, Odakyu Ace, Shinjuku Mylord, Shinjuku Mylord Mosaic Road, Odakyu Hotel Century Southern Tower, Shinjuku Southern Terrace and Flags)
From Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 to Sunday, February 16th, 2020
*Some locations will have different dates
Lights are on from 5:00 PM-12:00 AM
*Some locations will start or end different times
*The lights will be on from 4:30 PM in December.

Illumination Museum 2019 - Love

Five buildings, four hotels, and one department store in Nishi-Shinjuku will be in the Christmas spirit with their own winter light displays! The Love statue that is a fixture of the area is the starting point, with all of the other displays within walking distance of it. Enjoy a different side of this business district during the winter season!

Enjoy not only winter lights but a view of the city at night and the local restaurants as well to experience the full scope and convenience of Nishi-Shinjuku.

Illumination Museum 2019 – Love
Buildings – Shinjuku I-land Building, Shinjuku Center Building, Shinjuku Nomura Building, Shinjuku Park Tower, and Shinjuku Mitsui Building
Hotels – Keio Plaza Hotel, Park Hyatt Tokyo, Hyatt Regency Tokyo, Hilton Tokyo
Department Store – Odakyu Shinjuku Department Store
From Monday, November 18th to Wednesday, December 25th, 2019
*Some of the displays will continue until February 2020
Lights start or end different times

Take a walk around Shinjuku Station to see a plethora of winter light displays and be transported to a beautiful space where you can spend quality time with your distinctive someone. These lights are perfect during the winter season! Come to Shinjuku to make some wonderful winter memories.