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Metropolis Tasty Treats: Gift Card Giveaway

Friday, August 11th, 2017 — 9:10am PDT
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Shopping at Metropolis at Metrotown is about to get a whole lot sweeter! From August 11th to 20th, Metropolis at Metrotown is hosting Metropolis Tasty Treats, a mouth-watering and whimsical exhibit featuring larger-than-life food art displays, sampling from sweet and salty snack retailers, and daily contest giveaways.

Metropolis Tasty Treats

When: Friday, August 11 to Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Metropolis at Metrotown Grand Court (4700 Kingsway, Burnaby)

During the 10-day exhibit, shoppers can snap endless selfies in front of the jumbo displays such as an 8-foot donut and a lollipop tree that sprouts out from a cupcake. 22,000 candy jawbreakers will be on display and for sale in our 7-foot gumball machine for 25 cents each, with all monies donated to the Burnaby Neighbourhood House.

Shoppers can also guess how many hundreds of jellybeans are in the display case for a chance to win a grand prize $1,000 shopping spree. There are also random contests for prize giveaways on Metropolis’ Facebook and Instagram.

Enter to Win

Be sure to head over to Metropolis Tasty Treats by August 20th, especially so you can window shop in case you win my giveaway! I have a $250 gift card up for grabs, thanks to Metropolis at Metrotown.

Here’s how you can enter to win:

  • Leave a comment on this post (1 entry)
  • Click below to get another entry by posting on Twitter:
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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 9:00pm on Friday, August 18, 2017.

Follow Metropolis at Metrotown on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more information about their shops, services, and special events.

Update The winner is Alana!

Disclosure: Sponsored Post
This contest is sponsored by Metropolist at Metrotown

Current contests on Miss604.com


  1. I’ll be there with bells on. I need a new job outfit shopping too.

  2. Elizabeth says:

    Thank you for running this contest! Hope I win!

  3. Sonia says:

    Thanks so much for hosting this contest! I shop at Metrotown all the time so I hope that I can win!

  4. Simon says:

    Would love a gift card!

  5. Ann-Marie Vaughan says:

    I would love to win this gift card. Thanks for the chance to win.

  6. Josh says:

    This gift card would definitely come in handy! Thanks for running this contest.

  7. Linda Webster says:

    Sounds like a lot of fun!

  8. Dale K says:

    I have a giant sweet tooth. This would be awesome

  9. Sue says:

    Who doesn’t like a gift card? Thank you πŸ™‚

  10. Cally says:

    Definitely gonna go to Metro to check this event out! Sounds delicious!

  11. Michael B says:

    Wow…great prize…thanks for the chance to win a shopping spree at Metrotown!

  12. Elizabeth B says:

    Another great prize from Miss 604! We would really enjoy this one πŸ™‚

  13. Cathy says:

    Yes! This is my preferred shopping destination and grew up next to this mall. Hope to win !

  14. OJ says:

    Haven’t been there in a while, this would be a good reason to go again!

  15. Monique says:

    Definitely gonna bring my son to see his display

  16. jan says:

    Well, that would be a wonderful way to shop!

  17. Jen says:

    i loe the whimsy

  18. ANNA NGO says:

    This is one of my favorite shopping spot ! Finger cross to me !

  19. Kim says:

    Best spot to shop!

  20. Shelley Butcher says:

    What a sweet contest! Good luck to all!

  21. marissa says:

    Here’s my entry!

  22. samantha says:

    so excited!

  23. carol clark says:

    this is neat if i were there id guess 28443

  24. Don McQueen says:

    A great way to update my wardrobe!

  25. Jeff says:

    Sweet contest!

  26. Shel says:

    Thanks for the giveaway, this sounds neat.

  27. Candace says:

    My specialty is jelly bean guessing. Once I won a jar with 365 jelly beans in it (one for each day, but it didn’t last the year). This one will be a Big Challenge.

  28. brandon says:

    Would love to go on a shopping spree!

  29. Tracy says:

    Cool display

  30. Janet says:

    What a tasty treat it would be to win!

  31. Tarrah says:

    Cool contest

  32. Heather says:

    Love Metrotown and haven’t ventured there in forever!! Tweeted too!

  33. Vicky says:

    Would love a gift card to Metrotown!

  34. Christine W says:

    That would be so amazing!

  35. Rebecca says:

    Wow. Would love to visit this exhibit and of course to win too. Thanks for the chance

  36. David says:

    Sounds like sweet fun

  37. meredith haaf says:


  38. Vickie Conn says:

    This would be soooo awesome

  39. Dane says:

    Haven’t been to Metrotown in years … this would be a great excuse to hop on the old skytrain again!

  40. Maryanne says:

    This would be a great excuse to venture out there!

  41. Scott Podwinski says:

    Mmmmmm, donuts *droooooool

  42. Nancy says:

    Awesome prize! Would sure come in handy for back to school shopping!

  43. Tracy k says:

    Would love to go on a shopping spree!

  44. Kat says:

    Fun exhibit for a great cause!

  45. Lindsay says:

    Delicious! Hope I win!

  46. Linda says:

    Need to do some back to school shopping. Thanks for the chance.

  47. Hala says:

    Would love an opportunity to win

  48. Kerry says:

    The display looks so yummy! Will have to check out the 7 ft. gum all machine

  49. Rachel says:

    My kids would love

  50. Donna Maroulis says:

    Oh my ! That is a lot of jelly beans – i have no idea how many it would be !

  51. Katie L says:

    This is incredible, I’m going to take the kids to see it today!

  52. Angela says:

    Wow, I’d love to win this!!

  53. Gloria wu says:

    Sweet tooth here i come today

  54. Becky says:

    Oh man, this would be awesome to check out! I do love my sweets!

  55. Anita says:

    Fun and delicious 🍩🍭

  56. Sonya Mann says:

    I really wanna win this! If you ask any one of my friends or family members they’ll definitely tell you I’m the most obsessed person they know who loves sugar! I have secret stashes around my house and jars that my husband cannot touch lol

  57. Shelly Pan says:

    Sweet contest! 🍭🍬

  58. Alison G says:

    Awesome contest! Thanks for the chance to win!

  59. Lorean says:

    “Tasty Treats” would get me to Metropolis in a heartbeat. How fun! (Of course I tweeted about your Tasty Treats) πŸ™‚

  60. Margaret Arsenault says:

    So cute!!

  61. Marsalie says:

    What a “sweet” contest!

  62. Nina says:

    Yummy πŸ˜‹

  63. Jeannie Lam says:

    This looks so much fun and sweet!!

  64. Kim Rees says:


  65. marissa says:

    Ill be taking my son to go check this out soon thanks πŸ™‚

  66. Karen says:

    This looks so sweet!

  67. Amy says:

    I would love to treat my kids to back to school shopping 🍎

  68. Katherine Clark says:

    A fun concept for a contest!

  69. Tabby72 says:

    This sounds like such a fun event! I’d love to indulge in some great treats.

  70. Amanda says:

    Would love an excuse to check this mall out!! This would help with back to school shopping for the kids!! Thanks for the chance!!

  71. Christine byzitter says:

    Its been a while since ive been to metrotown due to busy life style , but i think that would be a good opportunity to go there , i mean my kids would love that .. who doesn’t like candy πŸ˜„ 🍬🍭

  72. Trish says:

    toooooo cute πŸ™‚

  73. Marie Szport says:

    Great contest

  74. Neena says:


  75. Jodi says:

    A great prize yet again.
    Thanks for the Opportunity.

  76. Kelsi says:

    Neat exhibit! Thanks

  77. Kate Coulson says:

    I would love, love, love to win! 😊

  78. Rebecca F says:

    Sweeties yes please

  79. Heidi Clarkson says:

    A great prize!

  80. Harold says:

    Awesome prize, hope I win.

  81. Bonnie Y. says:

    Time for some shopping at Metropolis.

  82. Holly says:

    Cool (jelly) beans!

  83. Greg L. says:


  84. Marisa. P says:

    Yay! Things!
    Twittered also:)

  85. Lindsay C says:

    Looking forward to visiting this candyland on Monday! Hopefully the crowds aren’t too crazy and I can get some pictures with the giant treats!

  86. Francine Ozee says:

    Great exhibit! Saw it last night!

  87. Trish L. says:

    This is a sweet prize! Hope to winπŸ™‚

  88. Andrea D says:

    I’m going to take my daughter next week- she’s going to go wild! πŸ™‚

  89. Amy says:

    mmm candy! thanks for the giveaway πŸ™‚

  90. Peter Timbang says:

    Amazing displays and gigantic donuts and lollipops. Kids will surely love it.

  91. Jazzy says:

    I am going next week!

  92. Kathy P says:

    Great idea! Would love to win!

  93. Sonja S says:

    Would love to win this gift card for some back to school shopping for my stepson!

  94. jessica says:

    Awesome giveaway! Love metrotown.

  95. Sharon says:

    Would love to win. I’m desperately in need of some new clothes & shoes.

  96. Jenny says:

    Awesome! I’m going today!

  97. Stotes says:

    This sounds great!

  98. Shannon obando says:

    I’d love to win! πŸ™‚

  99. MK says:

    Yes. I need a shopping spree!

  100. ariel says:

    yes please!

  101. Jess says:

    I haven’t been to Metrotown in tears but this looks fun enough for me to pay them a visit again! 😍🍭🍩

  102. adam says:

    great prize

  103. Donna says:

    So delicious and colorful!

  104. Ruby BB says:

    What a sweet 😘 contest!!

  105. Linda says:

    What a great contest!

  106. Vivian T says:

    Love to win!!

  107. Jasmine says:

    Oh My! So Fantastic 😍

  108. Alana says:

    Wow great contest thank you!!

  109. Winny says:

    This would be such a sweet treat!

  110. Sunshine H says:

    We had heard about this – it looks like it could be fun to go to!

  111. Cheuk Lau says:

    so sweet

  112. Bonnie says:

    What a fun idea and the prize package makes it even sweeter. I will be 66 on Wed. Aug 16. This would be a great gift!!

  113. Louise Chantler says:


  114. Ronny says:

    Thanks for the giveaways!

  115. Mark says:

    Winning this contest would be SWEET!

  116. Kelly Man says:

    Imagine all the food I can. Get with that

  117. Debz says:

    I’m the biggest sugar fiend who would love to win.

  118. Shawn says:

    What a fun prize!!!

  119. Lesley says:

    Thank you for running this awesome giveaway!!

  120. Casey Miller says:

    Thanks for the chance! I would love ❀️ some fun at Metrotown!

  121. Anna M says:

    This is so fun! Love it.

  122. Melissa says:

    Thanks for the contest! I would bring my niece on the candy shopping spree. Yum!

  123. Sara says:

    Great prize! And definitely want to visit this exhibit πŸ™‚

  124. Mike Gismondi says:

    What an amazing prize!

  125. Angela Griffin says:

    I’d love to win this for a back to school shopping spree!

  126. Kaela C says:


  127. Melissa Hoffmann says:

    Wow, this sounds exciting!

  128. Stefanie leBlanc says:

    Great prize!

  129. Sherry F says:

    This is a super prize! Hope you pick me!

  130. Ana says:

    Shop kind! πŸ™‚

  131. Ana says:

    Shopkins! πŸ™‚

  132. Chelsea says:

    So fun!

  133. Jessica R.F says:

    This would really help me get my fall work wardrobe together. Boots and a good coat are expensive!

  134. Sandy says:

    Fun colourful display. So many stores to spend the gift card at !

  135. Steph :) says:

    This reminds me of Katy Perry!

  136. Pepper says:

    Looks like such a fun display. I would love to win this to get my hubby some new shoe’s! !!

  137. Meekyung says:

    I would love to win

  138. Tainan Lu says:

    That would be so amazing!

  139. Darcie says:

    Awesome! Count me in πŸ™‚

  140. Morgan Stewart says:

    I love these displays so much, it looks like a lot of fun! Thank you so much for the awesome giveaway as well πŸ™‚

  141. Sarahjferg says:

    These look awesome. Thanks for the chance.

  142. Mairi b says:

    Yay candy!!!!@

  143. Caley Laing says:

    Thank you for sharing! Best of luck to everyone.

  144. Heather says:

    Love Metrotown! Pick me πŸ™‚

  145. Amy says:

    So colorful and happy. Metrotown needs more of these events.

  146. Fay says:

    Amazing exhibit!!

  147. wsiemens says:

    thanks for the contest, i could use some new clothes.

  148. Fay says:

    Can’t wait!!!

  149. Kelly Krol says:

    This would be super helpful for starting the new school year!

  150. Christy E says:

    Love Metrotown! This would be amazing. Thanks for the chance!

  151. Calvin F. says:

    Haven’t visited metropolis in years, would be great to shop there again and check out what’s changed.

  152. margaux retrophiliac says:

    I would love this! metrotown is amazing.

  153. Anna Lam says:

    Metrotown has stepped up their game!

  154. Cheryl Germain says:

    Fun way to raise money for a good cause!

  155. Winnie W says:

    What an awesome exhibit!

  156. Christine Ong says:

    It’s super cute!!!

  157. Mama Gigi says:

    Can’t wait to take my 14 months old son to the candy land for some selfies! Gonna be so cute!!

  158. Wonryang says:

    Thanks for the chance to win.

  159. Gaylene W says:

    My boys would love this!

  160. MK Oakley says:

    Nothing better than a big treat!

  161. Vicki says:

    How SWEET IT IS!!

  162. Jasmine R says:

    🍭🍬 so going to check that out

  163. Theresa C. says:

    Everything looks so fun at Metrotown!

  164. Michelle says:

    Would love to win this for my birthday next week.

  165. Jennifer P. says:

    Oh wow, how fun!! I will definitely have to check this out with my kids this week!
    Tweeted: https://twitter.com/JaylynneParsons/status/896886944113639424

  166. Niki L says:

    So much fun! I have been to metropolis lately – glad i read your blog so I didn’t miss the Tasty Treats.

    I would use this for back to school shopping if you pick me!

  167. Anna says:

    Wahoo, I would love this!

  168. Brenda Lowe says:

    Looks delicious!

  169. Cliff Hammerschmidt says:

    Mmm, sprinkles

  170. Jaclyn says:

    This would be a good start to Christmas shopping

  171. Dilara Litonjua says:

    Looks so fun!!

  172. Andy C. says:


  173. Grace says:


  174. Sunshine G says:

    This would make back to school shopping easier!

  175. Ray Koo says:

    Thank you for the opportunity and gl to all!

  176. Andy s says:

    My kids would love this!

  177. Robyn says:

    I would love to win the gift card to get some back-to-school clothes!

  178. Mei Ling Liu says:

    thanks for the chance, i love to win

  179. Brenda says:

    Those look like mighty tasty treats!

  180. Wayne Couzens says:

    I would love to win and get some new clothes

  181. Maya says:

    Looks like fun!

  182. Michael W says:

    Metropolis + Candy = Salubrious

  183. Ceci says:

    This is such a sweet giveaway!

  184. Karen Chew says:

    Its like heaven come to life! I’m definitely visiting and a GC would be super awesome to tag along with me

  185. Amy PH Wang says:

    Would love a gift card to get baby stuff!

  186. Robyn says:

    Thanks for the news about this fun and yummy display. I will head over there this wk and hopeully win πŸ˜‰

  187. Ana says:

    Back to school shopping? Yes please

  188. Shirley S says:

    Sweet contest! Thanks for the chance to win!

  189. Christina says:

    Great giveaway!

  190. Diane T says:

    Thanks for the chance! The candy displays look awesome and the gift card would be great for my new wardrobe

  191. Olivia says:

    My kids would be so thrilled if i won. Thanks for the chance!!

  192. Kim Baghaii says:

    Wow awesome sounds like fun. Who doesn’t love shopping and candyπŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

  193. Sharlene says:

    That’s so cool! I’d love to win this. Thank you.

  194. Chris J says:

    This would be a great prize!

  195. Michelle W says:

    What a great prize! Thanks for the chance to win!

  196. Linda says:

    That display is so fun!

  197. Kirsten says:

    I want to go and see this exhibit! This is an awesome contest!! πŸ™‚

  198. Jeanne says:

    Cool contest…love to win!

  199. Feng says:

    Would love to win!

  200. Janessa Munz says:

    Ooooooo me pretty please!!

  201. Jason Bamford says:

    Tasty contest

  202. Lester C says:

    I like the displays and thanks for the chance

  203. megan h says:

    yum, that would rock!

  204. Mondee Redman says:

    Great to see @MetropolisatMet supporting Burnaby Neighbour House

  205. Kathleen Thom says:

    this would be great!

  206. Karen says:

    It would be amazing if I won!
    Thank you!

  207. Judy says:

    Awesome prize

  208. Diane says:

    This would be the sweetest of all treats. Fingers crossed!

  209. Gurvinder says:

    I would love to win!

  210. Dean says:

    Would be great to win this!

  211. Andrea says:

    I would love to win! Thanks for the opportunity!

  212. Kaleigh says:

    I’d love to win this prize!

  213. Candace McEwen says:

    Sweet πŸ™‚

  214. maria says:

    Great prize!! This would come in handy!!

  215. Betty S says:

    Look forward to shopping there. Plans to be in Burnaby soon.

  216. Ryan says:

    I love shopping at Metrotown. It would be so fun to win this contest!

  217. Helen says:

    Great prize package.

  218. Ruby says:

    Would love to win

  219. wen says:

    Looks like a sweet tooth glore!!!

  220. linda says:

    I would so luv2win this contest!!

  221. Dorota says:

    Looking forward to going there to get some images for Instagram. That giant donut is too cute. πŸ˜€

  222. Judy Duong says:

    This is so cute, I must to go to Metro to check it out! Thanks for the chance in winning the giftcard.

  223. Miguel S says:

    Homer and I will be fighting for that doughnut. πŸ˜›

  224. Ingrid Irani says:

    Thank you for the generous offer!!

  225. Lois Lam says:

    I would love to win this gift card and start shopping at the NEW MUJI store!
    Thank you for the chance to win.

  226. Greg says:

    I could floor my wife with a shopping spree!

  227. Mari T says:

    So much fun! would love to spend this at Metrotown!

  228. Rino says:

    I would love to treat my kids to back to school shopping

  229. Tania says:

    Would love to win

  230. MARION says:

    Love those jumbo displays. GC would be fabulous to splurge on the grandchildren. Thanks

  231. Alex says:

    Back to school!

  232. Ana P says:

    I would love to win this! What an awesome giveaway πŸ™‚

  233. Christine t says:

    What a fun contest:)

  234. Eileen says:

    This is a great contest!

  235. Jamilla N. says:

    Yes I would love to win this contest!

  236. Kelly says:

    Candy and Metrotown, doubly sweet.

  237. Tina says:

    Sounds like fun πŸ™‚

  238. Marina Petruzzelli says:

    I would probably use up that gift card at the Cupcakes shop πŸ˜›

  239. Aru Kochar says:

    This Sounds So exciting.

  240. Sarah says:

    This would be so amazing! I really need some new clothes for work!

  241. Sean says:


  242. Ada Knack says:

    Sounds like a fun place to take some selfies. Under the proposed food advertising rules for kids, would this kind of display be allowd?

  243. Joey Jiang says:

    WOW did not know about this! will definitely check this out!

  244. Amina Absar Zafar says:

    Great prize. Hope to win

  245. Rajbinder Kaur says:

    I definitely need to check this out! Sweet!

  246. Tyrone Joseph says:

    I have a system for guessing jelly beans and I win every time πŸ™‚

  247. Steve Bobula says:

    Be there in September with bells on….

  248. Krystal says:

    This would honestly be so fantastic, could really do with a mini shopping spree!

  249. Lindsay says:

    Yes please!!!!!

  250. Angela says:


  251. Vincent Tong says:

    I love shopping at Metrotown 🍑🍬🍭 #tastytreats

  252. Claire says:

    A gift card just on time for back to school shopping is always appreciated. Thanks for sharing.

  253. Erin says:

    This is genius!

  254. Renate says:

    Thanks for the chance! I shop at Metrotown often

  255. Karen M says:

    This would be a great chance for clothes shopping! I love Metro town.

  256. Rose J says:

    Thank you for having this contest! I appreciate all that you do.

  257. Helen says:

    Thanks for the chance!

  258. Lisa L says:

    What a fun exhibit!

  259. Tracy says:

    Such a cute display!

  260. Gisele says:

    What a sweet deal!

  261. Shelley says:

    With the kids going back to school, this gift card would be very helpful!

  262. wondergirl says:

    Great and fun exhibit

  263. Sundeep Atwal says:

    Ooo will have to take my niece and nephew to check this out!!

  264. Amanda says:

    Sounds like a fun place to take some selfies! Would love to do some back to school shopping!

  265. Ming says:

    Great contest!

  266. Rory Hansen says:

    Perfect timinf

  267. Donald says:

    Time for some really shopping, not just online shopping. 8^)

  268. Jenny says:

    So fun. I’m pretty good at guessing the number of things in a jar so I’ll have to drop by and guess the # of jellybeans!

  269. Valerie Cormier says:

    mmmmmmmm….candy! πŸ˜€

  270. Karen M says:

    Sounds great!

  271. Jenny L says:

    Such a sweet exhibit! I haven’t had a chance to check it out but I hope to do so this weekend!

  272. Csilla says:

    Sweet occasion πŸ™‚

  273. Iain says:

    This would help with back-to-school shopping!

  274. Alana LeSueur says:

    Thank you so much for this great contest. I will keep my fingers crossed to win.. I just love so many stores at Metrotown.

  275. linda says:

    Thanks for this contest — will be in Metrotown soon so this would be so perfect!

  276. Alana P says:

    Fingers crossed!

  277. Ranj P says:

    That’s alot of gumballs!! wowzers

  278. Andrea says:

    I would love to win this!! Thanks

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