Grand Appreciation Fest | Monster Hunter World (MHW)

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This page covers the Grand Appreciation Fest event in Monster Hunter World (MHW). Keep reading to find out what event quests are available, obtainable limited time equipment, and when the event will be held!

Grand Appreciation Fest Event Period

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Event Period January 15, 2021 ~ January 29, 2021

Grand Appreciation Fest Event Details

Make sure to head to the Gathering Hub-- The Lunar Terrace at Seliana to see the redecoration your Handler has done. The grandeur of the Gathering Hub, covered in beatiful sparkling lights is a change of pace from your comfy wooden rest-place.

Forge Limited Time Equipment

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During the Grand Appreciation Fest, you can make equipment that will only be available for a limited time. You can obtain Gratitude Tickets rewards from Low Level Hunter Helper rewards or the Special Rewards from the Master Rank quests. If you have the Astra Alpha armor, you have a greater chance of getting tickets from the rewards.

The event offers special layered amor that can only be forged with these tickets so be sure to grab them while the event is up!

Collect Tickets and Forge Grand Appreciation Themed Gear!

Using Gratitude Tickets obtained via Login Bonuses or Daily Bounties you can forge an armor set, a layered armor set, and a Palico armor set!


Astral Alpha+ Armor Astral Layered Armor Space Set Alpha

Raise Your Hunter Rank

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During this event there are quests that are great for raising your Hunter Rank. As your HR goes up more quests will unlock so those who have a low HR should take advantage of these quests!

Collect Augmentation Materials

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At the Grand Appreciation Festival, quests where Augmentation Materials are easily obtained will be made available. We recommend making sure to take advantage of this availability due to the rarity of Augmentation Materials.

Farm Monster Materials

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During the Grand Appreciation Festival, quests wherein you can easily obtain monster materials will be available.

Grand Appreciation Fest Special Features

Return of Event Quests

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During the Grand Appreciation Fest, all event quests in the past that have already passed by will once again be available. Be sure to catch it if you've missed them the first time!

Boosted Facilities


Daily Login Bonuses

During this event, you get three Lucky Vouchers when you log in for the day instead of one. You can also get a Appreciation Ticket as a login bonus during the event! Lucky Vouchers increase the rewards for a quest, and the Appreciation Tickets are limited time items that are only available at this time that you can turn into the workshop for seasonal event armor sets.

Delivery Bounty

During this event the daily delivery bounty will give you bonus items, such as the Gratitude Tickets and Snowmen! Yay!


One of the Facilities that have more rewards is the Steamworks. Head over there and help fuel Seliana to recieve special Complimentary Items! When you finish the Steamworks Task, successfully, you will be given one Gold Melding Ticket and one Luxury Platter.

Lynian Observatory

The Lynian Observatory has more research quests. Be sure to visit them to recieve rewards.

Room Decor

One of the amazing aspects of Iceborne and Seliana is the level of room customazation. Each event bring its new furniture and accessories you can add to your room to personalize it even more! Head to your room and get to redecorating!


There are three new items during this event-- The Luxury Platter, Round Paper Lanterns and Masterpiece Sketches.

Sale on Facilities

During the event, facilities will hold a sale for their items, making them cheaper. No better time to stock up on hunting supplies and head out to hunt than now!

Limited Seasonal Platter Meal

Additionally, there is a special meal only available at the Gathering Hub for the duration of the Fest. The Seasonal Platter does not cost ingredients! Don’t forget to fill up before a quest!

Grand Appreciation Fest Outfits

Both Poogie and your handler have Grand Appreciation Themed Outfits!

Customize Poogie Costume

Head to Poogie and open his outfits and select the Cosmic Wisepig. You will always have this Poogie costume in your inventory.

Customize Handler Outfit

As for your Hanlder, her outfit Techno Handler, is limited to the duration of the fest. You can head to you room and speak to your Housekeeper. There is an option to Change Handler's Outfit, there you will find the new event costumes.

How to Join The Grand Appreciation Fest

The Appreciation Festival occurs when you enter the Gathering Hub. If you’re just getting started, keep in mind you need to unlock the Gathering Hub in the story before being able to do this!

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