Lunar New Year at Metropolis: Huge Lantern Display, Free Red Envelopes + More

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Immerse yourself in culture at Metropolis at Metrotown as it celebrates the Lunar New Year.

The shopping destination is celebrating the Lunar New Year from February 1 – 19, packing in a wide range of activities and fun for everyone to enjoy.

Experience two weeks of family-friendly activities to ring in the Year of the Pig. Learn Chinese Calligraphy and Lantern Making, watch Traditional Chinese Dance performances and Travel through Asia in a photo booth, all while being surrounded by hundreds of lanterns.

Lunar Celebrations

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Whether you love taking photos, learning about culture, watching performances, there will be something for everyone.

Every weekend, Metropolis will be hosting a series of activities and performances for audiences to enjoy and participate in.

Things kick off Friday, February 1st at Metropolis at Metrotown’s where a large display of 399 lanterns will brighten up the Grand Court and make for the perfect backdrop for photos with families and friends. As a result, you won’t even need a filter.

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From February 2 – 3rd, you’ll be able to participate in Chinese Calligraphy and Lantern making workshops.

Metropolis will even be giving out lucky red envelopes from February 4th to the 6th throughout the day. If you’re lucky, you might even win a Metropolis at Metrotown gift card along with other prizes.

Of course, Lunar New Year isn’t complete without a traditional lion dance so on February 6th, you’re going to want to get to the Grand Court at 10am where the lion dance will begin.

The dance will proceed throughout the mall to provide all the stores with its lucky blessings.

Enjoy traditional Chinese Dance Performances from February 9 – 10 and Travel through Asia in a photo booth from February 16 – 18.

From February 1-19, visitors can also enter for a chance to win a $1,000 Metropolis shopping spree.

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

Celebrate Lunar New Year at Metropolis at Metrotown and enjoy all the Year of the Pig has to offer.

Lunar New Year at Metropolis at Metrotown

When: February 1-19, 2019

Where: The Grand Court (right across Uniqlo)

 

This is a branded post paid for by our advertising partner. To learn more about Lunar New Year at Metropolis at Metrotown, please visit metropolisatmetrotown.com.

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