Lunar New Year Festivities at Metropolis at Metrotown

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It’s a time for celebration, family, and tradition and this year you can take part in two weeks’ worth of Lunar New Year festivities at Metropolis at Metrotown!

Lunar New Year Festivities at Metropolis at Metrotown

Lunar New Year Festivities at Metropolis at Metrotown

Starting Friday, January 24th, Metropolis at Metrotown’s Grand Court (4700 Kingsway, Burnaby) will be the home to 388 red lanterns, great for taking photos with your family and friends.

Each weekend, Metropolis will be hosting a series of activities including traditional and modern Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean dance performances, live music performances, paper craft and cookie decorating workshops, fortune telling workshop and consultations, and Travel through Asia photo booth.

With daily activities such as Spin to Win as well as weekly Instagram prize draws, visitors to Metropolis will have various opportunities to win a prize from some of the shopping centre’s retail stores. Spend $188 or more each day, present your daily receipts, for a Spin on the Lucky Fortune Wheel in Grand Court. Win retailer prizes or even a Metropolis gift card! Limit of one prize per person per day.

From January 24 to February 9, 2020 visitors to the exhibit can also enter at Grand Court for a chance to win a $1000 Metropolis shopping spree.

Lunar New Year isn’t complete without a traditional lion dance on January 29th, arriving in Grand Court at 10am and proceeding through the mall to provide the stores with its lucky blessings.

Celebrations at Metropolis at Metrotown Event Schedule:

January 24 to February 9, 2020
  • Lunar New Year Red Lantern Display
  • Daily Spin to Win & Lucky Red Envelope Giveaways
January 25-26, 2020
  • Dance performances by South East Asian Cultural Heritage Society, Charm Dance Company, Lorita Leung Dance Academy, and Flying Dance Studio
January 29, 2020
  • Traditional Lion Dance
February 1-2, 2020
  • Paper Art Workshop with Fox and Unicorn Arts
  • Cookie Decorating Workshop with Sugar Sugar Studios
February 8, 2020
  • Vancouver Oriental Philharmonic Choir live musical performance
February 9, 2020
  • Fortune Teller & Feng Shui Master Sherman Tai Workshop & Consultations by Donation to Burnaby Neighbourhood House (min. suggested donation $10), and Travel through Asia Photo Booth
Lunar New Year Festivities at Metropolis at Metrotown

Share your photos on Instagram using hashtag #METLunar and tag @metropolisatmet for a chance to win either a weekly prize package or a $500 Metropolis gift card.

For a full schedule of events, visit the Metropolis at Metrotown website and follow along on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram for more information about their shops, services, and special events.

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