Balloons have additionally been positioned across the again of the plaza, however you’ll be able to in actual fact stroll via them if you’ll want to.
Half 1 – Publish-Toy Day Preparations
Beginning on the 26th of December (often known as Boxing Day), you’ll be able to order a number of gadgets from Nook Shopping. Go to the Nook Inc. Vendor, or use the app in your telephone when you’ve got it, then go to Particular Items, then go to the Seasonal Tab.
Right here you’ll discover a number of conventional New 12 months’s celebratory dishes. There’s the worldwide Glowing Cider ( or Fizzy Apple Juice in European areas), the Spanish Twelve-Grape Dish, the German Berliner, and the Japanese New 12 months’s Noodles. These value between 1,000 – 1,300 Bells, so aren’t unaffordable in any respect.
Half 2 – Pre-Celebrations
To start out New 12 months’s Eve festivities, head to the Resident Services Plaza and discuss to Isabelle. She’ll clarify that Resident Services is closed at the moment and that the occasion will start later within the day. Within the meantime, she’ll offer you a Mild Stick!
Now discuss to Tom Nook, who has arrange a New 12 months’s Eve stall, and he’ll give you some Celebration Poppers. Celebration Poppers work identical to they did within the Fireworks Day occasion: they’re one-time use gadgets that shoot confetti whenever you press the A button. You may maintain a stack of them in your hand, letting you hearth off a number of of them directly!
Speak to Tom Nook a second time, and you may browse his New 12 months’s wares. He sells Celebration Poppers in teams of 5 for 300 Bells, and New 12 months’s Hats for 500 Bells. The New 12 months’s Silk Hats are available in 4 colours of your selecting: Yellow, Orange, Blue and Aqua (often known as Cyan), and you should buy as a lot of them as you want!
You’ll need to purchase the Silk Hats now, as a result of they’re solely obtainable on New 12 months’s Eve! The Celebration Poppers can be found from the cabinet in Nook’s Cranny.
Half 3 – Celebrations at Evening!
There may be one factor you are able to do earlier than the celebration actually begins. The very best time to do that is at 11:30pm, which is when your villagers will collect across the Resident Services plaza for the countdown, though one or two should be of their homes at the moment.
What you’ll want to do is purchase and put on any of the New 12 months’s Silk hats obtainable from Tom Nook. Put on one, then discuss to a villager no less than twice: they’ll notice they aren’t carrying one, and placed on a hat themselves! Your villagers will do that as New 12 months’s approaches, however that is rather more enjoyable!
With that completed, all you’ll want to do is look ahead to the timer to rely down!
At 11:30pm, the music will change and your villagers will make their technique to the Resident Providers plaza. At 11:55pm, the music will change as soon as once more and everybody will get out their Mild Sticks. You may discuss to your villagers and Isabelle to listen to about how excited they’re!
At 11:59pm, your villagers will choose a particular spot on the plaza to have a look at the sky, and the countdown will take full focus. With 30 seconds to go, the countdown will begin beeping, and with 10 seconds to go, your villagers will wave in time with the clock! After which…
Half 4 – HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
Welcome to the brand new yr! To have a good time, fireworks will mild off within the sky, and also you’ll get the Countdown Celebration Nook Miles achievement for attending the occasion! Sadly, you can not customise the fireworks like with Fireworks Day in August.
Now you can discuss to your villagers, and Isabelle, to want them a cheerful new yr. Everybody, together with the villagers nonetheless of their properties, could have 4 issues to say, besides Tom Nook who has one, and Blathers, who has none (guess owls don’t have a good time New 12 months’s!).
Tom will nonetheless be obtainable within the plaza should you nonetheless need one of many silk hats or have to high up on Celebration Poppers.
The fireworks will final till 2:00am, after which they’ll cease, your villagers will put away their Mild Sticks, and the music will change as soon as once more. Your villagers will now cease speaking in regards to the occasion, though will nonetheless dangle in regards to the plaza.
On the 5:00am reset, Isabelle and Tom will pack up, which means you’ll be able to not purchase the New 12 months’s Silk Hats. However no less than Resident Providers will probably be open once more!
After the 5:00am reset, there’s just a few extra new, minor issues. First, there’s one more new music monitor only for January 1st that lasts all all through the day. Second, your in-game mum will ship you a gift within the mail: Mother’s Artwork, a cross-stitch piece of artwork! Thirdly, your villagers will talk about the brand new yr should you discuss with them a number of occasions.
The fourth change is on the Nook Inc. Vendor. As a result of Resident Providers was inaccessible on New 12 months’s Eve, interacting with it at the moment provides you with 500 Nook Factors, and set your each day entry bonus to 7+ no matter what it was earlier than! Candy!
Lastly, you may need to verify the Seasonal Part of Nook Shopping‘s Particular Items, as seven new gadgets have been made obtainable till January fifteenth. You may solely order 5 gadgets per day, which means you might want to purchase them over two days. The gadgets are:
- 2021 Celebratory Arch (2,021 Bells)
- Olivier Salad (Russian, 1,000 Bells)
- Zodiac Ox Figurine (Asian, 1,600 Bells)
- Kagamimochi (Japanese, 1,800 Bells)
- Kadomatsu (Japanese, 2,580 Bells)
- New 12 months’s Shimekazari (Japanese, 2,000 Bells)
- Yut Nori (South Korean, 1,300 Bells)