Indulge in a host of traditional Chinese New Year goodies and
performances at every turn of the shopping mall
30 January 2015, SINGAPORE - VivoCity will once again be abuzz with happiness, harmony and jubilance as the mall welcomes this Chinese New Year with activities from 23 January to 5 March. Decked out in Chinese New Year decorations and lined up with an array of exciting performances and offerings, Singapore's largest lifestyle and retail mall has arranged a host of festive celebrations such as award winning Chinese acrobatic performances, Instagram Photo Competition, Chinese New Year fairs, lion dance performance and much more!
Key Highlights for CNY 2015:
Say cheers this Chinese New Year!
Spread the Chinese New Year festive spirit through the VivoCity Instagram Photo Competition! Shoppers could receive a printed photo after taking selfies at the Welomo Photo Booth located at the atrium. To enter the photo competition, shoppers* can simply tag their photos with #VivoCityCNY and post the image on their personal Instagram for a chance to be one of the twenty winners to walk away with a $50 PUTIEN dining voucher.
Date: 30 January - 15 February 2015
Venue: Outside AIX Armani Exchange at Level 1 Lobby L
*Shoppers are required to present receipt with no min spending
Chinese Acrobatic Performances for a joyous start of the year!
Adding some exciting element to your Chinese New Year with Chinese acrobatic performances from 3 award-winning troops at VivoCity! These 3 specially selected groups from Xuzhou, Hangzhou and Gansusheng will be performing at the Amphitheatre, Level 3 of VivoCity, adding a component of exhilaration and thrill to make your Year of the Goat a memorable one!
There will be 2 shows per day at 6:00pm and 7:30pm. Each show will last about 30 minutes.
The show schedule is as follows:
|Xuzhou Performing Art Group||25 Jan - 5 Feb 2015, except 2 Feb|
|Hangzhou Performing Art Group||6 Feb - 15 Feb 2015, except 9 Feb|
|Gansusheng Acrobatic Troupe||20 Feb - 26 Feb 2015|
VivoCity Arts and Crafts Fair
In welcoming the auspicious Chinese New Year and to immerse in the traditional Chinese culture, the VivoCity Arts and Crafts Fair will host a wide range of authentic Chinese arts and crafts. Chinese paintings and calligraphy pieces, as well as on-site art demonstrations, promise to showcase Singaporeans the rich Chinese culture.
Date: 23 January - 5 March 2015
Venue: North Court, East Boulevard A & East Boulevard B
TANGS Chinese New Year Fair 2015
With the aim to transform VivoCity as one of the ideal Chinese New Year celebration destinations, TANGS Chinese New Year Fair will be held alongside the VivoCity Arts and Crafts Fair to offer one of Singapore's widest ranges of Chinese New Year goodies. This year, VivoCity has gathered all you need, and beyond, at the bigger, better TANGS fair. Look out for exquisite delicacies such as bird's nest, abalone and bakkwa!
Date: 27 January - 17 February 2015
Venue: Central Court A, B & C
Lion Dance Performance
One of the most recognizable traditions of the Chinese New Year is the Lion Dance, a legendary ritual that is performed each New Year to frighten away evil spirits and bring luck for the coming year. Shoppers can enjoy the performances by award-winning Wen Yang Lion Dance Troupe that will bring good luck and prosperity to all!
Date: 27 February 2015, Friday
Time: 12:00 noon
Venue: The Plaza
Abundant Offers & Incentives for a joyful New Year!
Complimentary Hong Bao Gift Set with Purchase
Shoppers with a minimum spending of $200 (maximum of 3 combined same-day receipts) from 27 January to 18 February 2015 can redeem an exclusive hong bao set, includes a pouch and 2 packs of red packets. American Express Card members only need to spend $150 to qualify. Redemption is limited to first 200 shoppers per day on a first-come-first-served basis.
Happiness in Abundance Lucky Draw
Small investment with potential big returns! Simply spend a minimum of $50 (in a single receipt) and stand a chance to win over $15,000 worth of Mapletree Vouchers. Use your American Express Card to double your chances of winning! To participate, shoppers simply need to SMS to 8302 3636 by 5 March 2015. Five weekly draws will be conducted and $380 worth of Mapletree Vouchers will be given out to 8 lucky winners.
Draw dates: 3, 10, 17, 24 February & 6 March 2015
Key in 'AMEX' at the end of the SMS if purchase was charged to an American Express Card. Each valid entry will receive an email acknowledgement at the email address provided. Receipts and charge slips must be kept for verification. Each shopper is entitled to a maximum of 5 chances per day. American Express Card Members^ are entitled to a maximum of 10 chances per day.
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With over 1 million square feet of lettable floor space attracting a diverse mix of over 300 retailers, large event spaces, including an outdoor amphitheatre, a 20,000sf open plaza and a 300metre-long waterfront Promenade, VivoCity is Singapore's largest and most diverse retail and lifestyle destination. Designed by world-renowned architect Toyo Ito, VivoCity is the centrepiece of Singapore's newest lifestyle hub at the HarbourFront, which also includes Sentosa and Resorts World Sentosa, Mt Faber, the Singapore Cruise Centre and St James Power Station. VivoCity is a Mapletree Commercial Trust property.
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