"ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2021-2022 A ~23rd Monster~" will be held!
From August 26 (Thu) 15:00, the fastest advance ticket application for TeamAyu only will be available!
The first Asia tour in 14 years will be held!
Performances in Japan will start at Makuhari Messe on October 2, ayu's birthday!

As the title "ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2021-2022 A ~23rd Monster~" indicates, this arena tour will be the first in 14 years since the 2008 Asia Tour which drew 280,000 people to 32 concerts in Japan and overseas.
This tour will be held in response to the long-awaited requests from the Asian fans who still persist.
Here is the first schedule!

It has been about a year and a half since the last tour interruption.
While the restrictions on daily activities are still fluctuating, she will keep the spirit of not giving up entertainment in any situation, do her best at each moment, and create ayumi hamasaki's unique stage together with her fans at home and abroad.
While fusing with new standards, we will go beyond with courage.

In the autumn of 2021, ayumi hamasaki's new challenge will start.

From 15:00 on August 26 (Thu), we will start accepting applications for the fastest advance tickets for "ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2021-2022 A ~23rd Monster~" only for TeamAyu!

If you would like to apply for the tickets, please read the notes and performance details below carefully and make sure you follow the correct procedures.
Additional performances will be announced soon! Please look forward to it!

* This advance ticket application is only available to those who have enrolled (paid) and received a membership number during the application period, and whose membership expires in September 2021 or later. If your membership expires at the end of August 2021, you will be able to apply for tickets, but you will not be selected.

*This ticket reservation website is ONLY available for TeamAyu members living inside of Japan. Please note that you can only deposit and issue tickets in Japan.

*Due to the current social situation, we do not plan to sell tickets for this concert exclusively to members residing outside Japan through Live Pocket. We will let you know if we plan to sell tickets in the future depending on the situation.

*For this advance ticket reservation, you will need your membership number and the password you have registered in the fan club.
・Membership number: 6-digit number
・Password: Password that you have already set

>>To join TeamAyu, click here!
>>[For members] Click here to apply for tickets!

ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2021-2022 A 〜23rd Monster〜
[Date, time, and place]
Saturday, October 2, 2021
Chiba: Makuhari Event Hall 
Doors open 16:30 / Concert begins 18:00

October 3, 2021 (Sun)
Chiba : Makuhari Event Hall 
Doors open 15:30 / Concert begins 17:00

November 6, 2021 (Saturday)
Doors open 16:30 / Concert begins 18:00

November 7, 2021 (Sun)
Doors open 15:30 / Concert begins 17:00

Thursday, December 30, 2021
Tokyo:Yoyogi 1st Gymnasium 
Doors open 16:30 / Concert begins 18:00

Friday, December 31, 2021
Tokyo: Yoyogi 1st Gymnasium 
Doors open 21:00 / Concert begins 22:30
*This performance will be a countdown performance. Due to the late night performance, minors will need permission from their parents or guardians.

January 29, 2022 (Saturday)
Hyogo: Kobe World Memorial Hall 
Doors open 16:30 / Concert begins 18:00

January 30, 2022 (Sun)
Hyogo: Kobe World Memorial Hall 
Doors open 15:30 / Concert begins 17:00

…and more!

[Ticket Types / Prices]
Ticket price: All seats reserved (with a Glowing fan): 12,000 yen (tax included)
Countdown performance only: All seats reserved (with a Glowing fan): 14,000 yen (tax included)
*There is a charge for tickets for children over 3 years old. Children under 3 years old are free of charge if they sit on your lap, but if they need a seat, they will need a ticket.
*Up to 4 tickets can be purchased per member (countdown performance only)
*The Glowing fans will only be given to visitors at the venue.

[Ticket reception period]
August 26, 2021 (Thu) 15:00 - September 1, 2021 (Wed) 23:59
*Please note that applications will not be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Please make sure to apply well in advance during this period.

[Result Checking, Payment Period]
September 8 (Wed), 2021 13:00 - September 12 (Sun), 2021 23:59

[For inquiries about tickets, please contact]

[Requests for all attendees of "ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2021-2022 A ~23rd Monster~", and an outline of measures that will be taken to avoid transmission of the virus during the event]

Based on the government's "Basic Policies for Novel Coronavirus Disease Control" (25th May, 2020) and the Novel Coronavirus Response Headquarters' countermeasures, as well as in response to requests for the creation of guidelines that were highlighted by the Novel Coronavirus Expert Meeting's "Analysis and Recommendations for the Response to COVID-19" (29th May, 2020), we have created and organized a list of steps that must be observed during this concert in order to prevent the transmission of COVID-19, which will be implemented as outlined below.
These measures will also be updated in accordance with future indications and guidelines (progressive steps to ease the restrictions placed upon the holding of events) delivered by the government.
We ask that all attendees read through the following information, and politely request your understanding and cooperation.

- Measures that will be taken during the concert -
- All tickets for the event will be digital. When entering the venue, we will ask attendees to operate their own smartphones in accordance with the staff's instructions.
- In order to ensure adequate social distancing, we currently expect to run the event with half of the venue's regular seating capacity.
- In order to avoid overcrowding, we plan to have attendees enter via a system that designates individual time slots to each seating area.
- Mask wearing and rigorous hand washing and disinfection will be enforced for all of those affiliated with the concert, and temperatures will be thoroughly tested to carefully monitor the health of all of those involved.
- Handrails, door knobs, and other areas that are touched by attendees will be rigorously disinfected.
- The venue will be thoroughly ventilated.
- Adequate distance will be ensured between the stage and audience seating.
- Signs will be set up wherever queuing is necessary, to help attendees line up at an appropriate distance from one another.
- Where face to face contact with attendees is necessary, acrylic plates and transparent plastic curtains will be set up in order to protect against airborne transmission of the virus via droplets.
- Sanitizing solution will be available at multiple locations throughout the venue.
- Signs offering guidance on preventing the spread of the virus will be posted onsite, and staff will also be patrolling and calling out advice in person.
- Smoking areas in the venue will be closed.- Instructions related to the sale of merchandise at the venue will be delivered again in full before the concert.
- All attendees will be barred from bringing in alcohol, drinking in the venue, and entering in an inebriated state.
- Concert goods and CDs / DVDs will not be sold.
- Plans to provide a box for gifts to the performer(s) have been suspended. The setting of celebratory flowers for the performer(s) has also been canceled, and we ask that attendees be aware of this in advance.
- We ask that those who are pregnant or who suspect that they may be pregnant, those with chronic or underlying illnesses, or those who have mobility issues which require extra assistance prioritize their own health and the health of those around them when considering whether or not to attend the event.
- A temperature testing station will be set up at each entrance, and attendees' body temperatures will be taken with a non-contact thermometer. If an attendee's temperature is 37.5°C (99.5°F) or higher, a further reading will be taken in a designated waiting room. If there is no change in temperature at this point, the attendee will be refused entry.
- Staff in the venue may approach attendees directly in situations where there is a high risk of transmission, such as those of intimate contact. We ask that attendees are cooperative in the case that this occurs.

- Entry Procedure -
1. Check attendee's temperature with a non-contact thermometer, and have them disinfect their hands.
Attendees with a temperature of 37.5°C (99.5°F) or greater will have their temperature retaken in a medical checkup, and may be refused entry subject to the decision of a staff.
2. Check digital ticketAttendees will be asked to personally hold up their QR codes to the terminals installed at the venue.

- Requests to attendees -
- We politely ask that all attendees register with COCOA (COVID-19 Contact-Confirming Application), the new COVID-19 contact-confirming application released by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare.
■Google Play
■App Store
- We ask that individuals refrain from attending the event if they have had close contact with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19. We also ask that individuals do not attend if they have had close contact with residents of or visitors to regions or countries that the government has, within the prior two weeks, declared subject to entry restrictions or periods of supervision following entry.
- Those who exhibit certain symptoms are asked not to attend the event. These include fever of 37.5°C (99.5°F) or higher, cough, difficulty breathing, physical fatigue, sore throat, nasal discharge, blockage, or loss of taste or smell, eye pain or bloodshot eyes, headache, joint or muscle pain, diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting. Additionally, as alcohol may cause a rise in body temperature, we ask that attendees refrain from drinking before the event. Regardless of circumstances, if an attendee's temperature is 37.5°C (99.5°F) or above, they will be refused entry. Attendees are asked to be aware of this.
- It is essential that all attendees wear masks, and those who do not will be denied entry to the venue. We ask that all attendees be sure to bring their own mask.
- Attendees must clean and disinfect their hands with the provided cleaning liquid when entering the venue.
- In order to prevent the spread of the virus through respiratory droplets, shouting during conversation or when cheering performer(s) is forbidden. Attendees are also asked to refrain from leaving their seat unless absolutely necessary, as well as engaging in contact with other attendees or lending them items.
- We ask that attendees respect cough etiquette and keep conversation to a minimum in the lobby and while seated in the audience.
- Please understand that it may be necessary for our staff to directly speak to those who appear to be feeling unwell. And please note once again that depending on the situation, attendees may be refused entry to the venue.

- Steps to avoid transmission between staff and / or performer(s) -
- Health and temperature checks will be carried out for all staff members and affiliated parties.
- If any of these individuals are determined to have a fever or other symptom of illness, they will not be asked to work.
- In order to prevent transmission via respiratory droplets, business will conducted on the basis that masks and face shields are recommended to all staff.
- When entering the venue or engaging in other related activities, staff will thoroughly disinfect their hands.
- Temperature and health checks will also be carried out for performer(s). Performer(s) will also be required to wear masks at all times when not performing.
- Additionally, if any unforeseen incidents occur, we will immediately cooperate with health centers and other health administration bodies as well as local medical institutions to swiftly devise a solution that ensures the health and safety of artists and staff.

The aforementioned measures will be updated in accordance with the state of COVID-19 infections going forward, as well as changes in the indications and guidelines from various government agencies and industry groups.

In order to ensure the safety of everyone involved in "ayumi hamasaki ASIA TOUR 2021-2022 A ~23rd Monster~", we humbly ask for the understanding and cooperation of each and every attendee.

- All ayumi hamasaki staff, August 23, 2021 (Monday)