11.12.2019 — 17.12.2019

Deck the Halls

11 December 2019 09:00


Winter is coming and so are the winter-themed events for Black Desert Online this week. Check out the holly jolly events below!


Event 1. Do you want to build a snowman?

Period: December 11 (after maintenance)–December 17 (before maintenance)

  1. Go and accept a special quest from NPC Lara in Heidel.
  2. Borrow a snowball cannon from NPC Techthon and set it up.
  3. Use the snowball cannon to help Lara build a snowman secretly without the children finding out!


Quest Name


Completion Reward

[Event] Lara's Request


(in Heidel)

[Event] Lara's Warm Black Tea

  • This special quest can be completed once per day per family during the event period. The quest will reset at 00:00 UTC daily.
  • Please note the special quest must be completed individually regardless of being in a Party or not.




Location of the snowman

North of Heidel

 Areas to set up the Snowball Cannon  

Alejandro Farm

 Northern Heidel Quarry 

Heidel Castle

  • Snowball Cannon Assembly Kit (Cost: 10 Energy) and  Snowball (Cost: 5 Energy), needed to progress through the quest [Event] Lara's Request, can be obtained from Techthon in Heidel by consuming Energy.


Completion Reward

 [Event] Lara's Warm Black Tea 



- Mount EXP +50%

- Life EXP +30%

- Gathering Item Drop Rate +10%

-  Weight Limit +100LT


Duration: 180 min.

Cooldown: 180 min.


-  Can be stacked with other item effects.



Event 2. You better watch out, you better not cry!

Period: December 11 (after maintenance)–December 17 (before maintenance)

1. Meet the event NPCs wanting to decorate the Ancient Cron Trees in designated towns and accept the quest [Event] You Better Watch Out, You Better Not Cry!

2. Complete the quest (available once per family per day) and obtain [Event] Cron Tree Decoration.

3. Accept and complete the quest [Event] Grandpa Cron Knows It All! from the same NPC.

4. Decorate the Ancient Cron Tree by handing the [Event] Cron Tree Decoration and receive [Event] Grandpa Cron’s Gift as quest completion reward.



Quest Name

Event NPC

Completion Reward

[Event] You Better Watch Out, You Better Not Cry!

Cronay (Velia)

Crona (Heidel)

 Crony (Calpheon) 

Croro (Altinova)

Croleh (Valencia)

Cromy (Grána)

 [Event] Cron Tree Decoration 

[Event] Grandpa Cron Knows It All!

[Event] Grandpa Cron’s Gift



Open [Event] Grandpa Cron’s Gift to randomly obtain 1 of the following:

Kzarka's Sealed Weapon Box

Nouver's Sealed Sub-weapon Box

Kutum’s Sealed Sub-weapon Box

Dandelion Weapon Box

Advice of Valks (35~45)

Sealed Golden Treasure Chest

[Event] Black Magic Crystal Box

Extra Combat EXP Scroll

Extra Skill EXP Scroll

Liverto Weapon Bundle

Awakening Weapon Box

Sacred Statue of Asula

Oze’s Music Box

Perfume of Swiftness

Perfume of Courage

Whale Tendon Elixir

Memory Fragment

Black Stone (Weapon)

Black Stone (Armor)




Decorate the Ancient Cron Tree!


- When the Ancient Cron Trees grows into its next stage, more ornaments will appear.

- When the Ancient Cron Trees reach their final stage, a star ornament will appear on top.

- The trees in the 6 towns will grow together.

- You can continue on with the quests even after the trees have reached the final stage.


Event Notice

  • You must complete the quest [Event] You Better Watch Out, You Better Not Cry! first in  order to accept the quest [Event] Grandpa Cron Knows It All!
  • The event quest is available once per day per family and resets at 00:00 UTC.
  • If you lose the [Event] Cron Tree Decoration necessary to proceed with the quest, you can get another one by talking to the event NPCs located in each town.
  • Event quests can be completed in only the 6 listed towns (Velia, Heidel, Calpheon, Altinova, Valencia, Grána) and the trees will show their advancement together, with changes in their appearance. As the trees advance through the stages, they will become more ornate and vibrant.
  • Every time the event quest is completed 100 times, the Ancient Cron Tree will advance into the next stage. There are a total of 13 stages, and when the tree has reached its final stage, a star ornament will appear on the top of the tree.
  • Ancient Cron Trees will be available in the relevant towns of all servers respectively except for Olvia and Arsha servers.
  • Event quests will remain even after the event period but because the final quest NPC will be gone, the event quests will not be able to be completed.
  • The Ancient Cron Tree that reaches its final stage cannot be decorated anymore; please look for another tree in another location to hang your decorations.
  • Event specs. and period may change with future notice.