The New Year's Party Hat is a members-only land clothing item that is worn on the head. It was the Monthly Member Gift for January 2012.
The New Year's Party Hat is shaped like a tall cone with several stripes on it and animated confetti coming out of it. It also has a small tuft of confetti at the very top as well as on the bottom edge. This item comes in eight different color varieties.
- The mobile app Animal Jam - Play Wild! has a similar New Year's Party Hat item.
- The Rare New Year's Party Hat and the Rare Fall Party Hat are the Rare Item Monday counterparts to this item.
- This is often referred to simply as the "Party Hat" by Jammers instead of its proper name.
- There is a Diamond Shop version similar to the hat which was released as part of the Spring Collection, the Spring Party Hat.
- This item originally did not include a rare tag. However, it was added sometime after 2012.
- This was one of the first items to include an animation.
- More red and silver variants were given out by AJHQ to Jambassadors to pass out during the Jamaalidays.
- There is a glitch on the Fox where an unreleased variant appears when worn.