This is the Sunway Putra Mall’s first Lunar New Year celebration since their opening in May 2015. The mall is blooming with red cherry blossoms to welcome the year Red Fire Monkey, signifying the start of the Lunar New Year celebrations. From now until 21 February, you will be enchanted by a completely red concourse where a majestic pagoda stands among the red cherry blossoms. Get your New Year essentials at the Spring Flower Market and Lunar New Year bazaar, happening at the Main Atrium, Ground Floor or browse through the various festive offerings in the mall.
Spring of Blossom @ Sunway Putra Mall
30 children from Yayasan Chow Kit (YCK) and 22 senior citizens from the Siri Jayanti Metta Care Centre and Persatuan Kebajikan dan Sosial Kim Loo Ting Nursing Homes, were invited to join the Lunar New Year Launch at Sunway Putra Mall. The launch was officiated by Mr HC Chan, Chief Executive Officer of Sunway Shopping Malls and Theme Parks. Also present were Mr Kevin Tan, Chief Operating Officer of Sunway Shopping Malls and Ms Phang Sau Lian, General Manager of Sunway Putra Mall.
Following the magnificent lion dance performance, Mr Chan proceeded to give angpaos followed by Mr Tan and Ms Phang who handed out goodie bags, which were specially sponsored by Cold Storage and Bread Story, to the children of YCK and senior citizens as a show of Sunway’s support for these institutions and to brighten up their day.
|Mr Chan giving angpaos to the YCK children and senior citizens|
The final performance of the day consisted of the traditional Chinese dance performance of the Long Sleeve and Silk Ribbon Dance before we were ushered to Selera Street food hall for a special Yee Sang tossing celebration. The aptly named Selera Street is the central food hub of Sunway Putra Mall offering mouth-watering food selections that range from Boat Noodle, Teochew Chendol, SS2 Pisang Goreng and many others.
|Long Sleeve and Silk Ribbon Dance|
Apart from that, the mall has organized several performances and activities to entertain shoppers during the festive season. Shoppers can be thrilled by the amazing Northern Lion Dance and traditional Chinese dance performances and even try their hand at the flower arrangement workshop and take home their creation. Lucky shoppers may even get to meet the God of Fortune when walking around the mall and receive an angpao and mandarin oranges from him.
|Spring Flower Market and Lunar New Year bazaar @ Main Atrium, |
Ground Floor, Sunway Putra Mall