Let’s celebrate Chinese New Year at Araneta Center!



A weekend of festivity and vibrant colors of red, yellow and green await at the Araneta Center where you and your loved ones can celebrate Chinese New Year on February 7-8, 2016.

A weekend of red, yellow and green awaits you at Araneta Center! Let’s celebrate Chinese New Year with a bang this weekend starting February 7-8. A lot of fun and exciting activities are lined up to celebrate New Year’s Eve like Dragon Dance, Calligraphy Fair and Live body painting.


Watch the traditional Fly Dragon Lion Dance that is believed to bring abundance in luck, life and wisdom as it snakes around the street of Araneta from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm on February 7 and 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on February 8.

Check out the FREE calligraphy souvenirs from a two-day calligraphy sesh/fair at Ali Mall and Farmers Plaza. Raffle prizes will also be given away!

On February 7, witness an amazing display of live body painting at Gateway Mall, which starts at 2:00 p.m. until 8 p.m. You can likewise get a calligraphy-inspired Henna tattoo, and learn basic calligraphy and post card making on February 8. Also, watch a spectacular fireworks display as culmination of festivities at 7:00 p.m.

There will also be a Giant Scroll installation with inscriptions of auspicious Chinese proverbs at Ali Mall, Farmers Plaza, and Gateway Mall from February 3 to February 10. It sure is a great backdrop to capture memories of you and your family!

Let’s welcome the Year of the Monkey at Araneta Centre and expect nothing but fun and memorable treats for your family and friends! To know the latest happenings at the Center, visit www.aranetacenter.net and the Araneta Center Facebook page.

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