CNY deals at VivoCity
As Chinese New Year draws around, it’s time to get our hands on new outfits for visiting on chu yi, stock up on CNY snacks and indulge in a feast for our reunion dinners. To get you into the festive mood, VivoCity has a slew of exciting CNY freebies to give away as well as deals at restaurants and retail outlets.
These are happening from now till 11th February 2021 so we’ll be able to usher in the new lunar year without feeling too much of a pinch. Here’s what you can expect:
Stock up on discounted festive goodies & get freebies
One of the best things about CNY visiting is being greeted by the mountain of new year snacks. Needless to say, many of us will want to offer the yummiest ones to impress our relatives. Check them out below:
Mr Bean – up to 20% off snacks, plus freebies
Those looking for CNY snacks can head to Mr Bean where you can get your hands on seasonal Macadamia Nut Cookies ($20.80), Pineapple Tarts ($21.80) and Lychee Cookies ($20.80). These come in cute limited-edition tins that’ll brighten your counter tops, even post-CNY.
Bag home these freebies when you shop for CNY snacks at Mr Bean
Get their bundle sets of three or five tins and you’ll also score a free recyclable bag for your future shopping trips to the mall. Pastel-coloured angbao packets are also included in the set. You’ll want to snag these sets at the lowest prices possible from now till 31st January 2021:
- 3 tins for $56.80 (U.P. $65.40) – includes one bag and one angbao set
- 5 tins for $86.80 (U.P. $109) – includes two bags and two angbao sets
Polar Puff and Cakes – 25% off Early Bird Promotion
If you want something more unique to serve your guests, Polar Puff and Cakes is rolling out their French Palmiers ($18.80) in two new flavours: CNY-inspired Hei Bi Hiam and Salted Egg Yolk. Enjoy an Early Bird Promotion at 25% off when you pre-order before 24th January 2021.
Indulge in CNY feasts
Those heading down to VivoCity will be glad to know that there are tons of dining options for reunion meals. Look out for seasonal dishes only available during this time, as well as set deals that’ll please any discerning foodie.
Soup Restaurant – $10 off CNY Reunion sets
Soup Restaurant’s CNY specials
Good news if you’re not planning to prepare a CNY meal from scratch this year: Soup Restaurant is offering $10 off when you pre-order their CNY Reunion Takeaway Set or Dine-in Set from now till 31st January 2021.
Families of up to 5 pax can indulge in the Golden Collagen Treasure Pot with Abalone (from $298) and pair them with favourites like the Samsui Ginger Chicken (from $24.90). Toast to good health and wealth with the Yu Sheng with Baby Abalone & Salmon (from $47.90).
Morganfield’s – limited-time-only ribs and wings
Munch on Morganfield’s Honey Rum Baby Back Ribs or Honey Wings instead of the usual Chinese fare
Chinese New Year takes place over a long weekend this year, so if you’ve already indulged in several days’ worth of traditional Chinese cuisine, suss out some equally festive Western options instead. Hop by Morganfield’s to enjoy their Honey Rum Baby Back Ribs ($39.90) and Honey Wings ($13.80) available only from now till 28th February 2021.
Get up to 30% off new CNY apparel
Now’s the time to start looking for that red outfit to wear for your reunion dinners. There’s no shortage of places to stock up on brand new clothes to reel in the huat, with mall discounts up to 30% awaiting you.
Dorothy Perkins – 30% off with purchase of three items
Dorothy Perkins Red Spot Print Ruched Mini Dress ($89.90) and Red Lace Bubble Sleeve Skater Dress ($89.90)
Fashionistas will agree that one festive outfit is never enough. If you’ve got a weekend of reunion dinners awaiting you, head on over to Dorothy Perkins for elegant dresses, tops and accessories to impress the fam. They’re shaving 30% off your total bill when you purchase any three items*.
*Promotion is valid for a limited time period.
PUMA – free gifts and discounts with purchases
Hypebeasts will be glad to know that copping some footwear from PUMA will earn you some freebies and discounts.
Spend a minimum of $308 in a single receipt and you’ll be able to walk away with a free limited edition steel water bottle. You’ll also get $68 off with every $258 nett purchase, and $88 off with every $338 nett purchase from now till 28th February 2021.
From left to right: Sky LX Low MR DOODLE, Suede Classic+, and RS-X Mono Metal Women’s.
With the recent sneaker-and-dress trend skyrocketing, go for the Suede Classic+ ($129) that sports a sleek silhouette, or the RS-X Mono Metal Women’s ($179) if you dig the chunkier look. Else, the Sky LX Low MR DOODLE ($109, U.P. $159) can add a touch of fun to your ensemble.
Bag freebies in time for CNY
Freebies are always a welcome sight for shopaholics who appreciate good deals. Head down to VivoCity to shop and dine from now till 11th February 2021, and you’ll be rewarded generously with a slew of gift redemptions.
Simply present your VivoCity SG account at the Customer Service Counter together with your receipts. If you don’t already have an account, download the app on Google Play or App Store and sign up for a free account.
Spend a minimum of $80* to redeem an eight-piece pack of red packets with geometric Year of the Ox designs. Redemptions are valid for the first 300 shoppers daily on weekdays and the first 500 shoppers daily on weekends, so start shopping early!
If you prefer something snazzy to add to your home, spend a minimum of $228* to redeem a Decorative Pineapple Tray to display all your pineapple tarts or love letters in style. This is available for the first 120 and 250 shoppers daily on weekdays and weekends respectively.
There’s also a Festive Tiffin Tin to bring home when you spend a minimum of $388*, with redemptions available for the first 50 shoppers on weekdays and 80 shoppers on weekends.
DBS/POSB cardmembers get extra perks when shopping at VivoCity. Score a free $10 Mapletree voucher when you spend a minimum of $228* on your DBS/POSB cards, limited to the first 80 shoppers on weekdays and 130 shoppers on weekends.
If you don’t have one, you can apply for a DBS/POSB card and get $200 cashback off your shopping at VivoCity.
Note: Valid for new first time DBS/POSB credit cardmembers only and with a min. spend of $200 in VivoCity, within a 30-day period from card approval date. Read the full T&Cs.
*Max. 2 same-day receipts for all redemptions. Limited to 1 redemption per shopper per day. A valid VivoCity SG Account is required upon redemption. Other conditions apply.
Read your horoscope signs and meet mascots
Regardless of your views on zodiac signs, it won’t hurt to be told that you’ll find your soulmate or that you’re getting that long-awaited promotion this year. Hop by their garden-inspired Spring Blossoms of Fortune at Central Court, Level 1 to read your zodiac forecasts in the Year of the Ox, and bask in the festive mood with a foliage of flowers at every corner.
CNY isn’t the same without well-wishes of good health and prosperity – and you’ll get just that at VivoCity where mascots will be making their rounds to get you in the festive mood.
Take pics with the Prosperity (Fu), Wealth (Lu), and Longevity (Shou) mascots and you might gain some extra luck this new year. Look out for everyone’s favourite too – the God of Fortune who’ll make an appearance just before CNY.
Spring Blossoms of Fortune:
Date: 14th Jan – 26th Feb 2021
Venue: Central Court, Level 1
Fu Lu Shou Mascots:
Date: 23rd & 24th Jan 2021
Time: 3PM & 6PM
God of Fortune Mascot:
Date: 6th & 7th Feb 2021
Time: 3PM & 6PM
Gear up for CNY 2021 at VivoCity
To fully immerse yourself in Chinese New Year festivities this year, gather your family members and head to VivoCity from now till 11th February 2021 to bag freebies, enjoy exclusive deals and pose with the Fu Lu Shou trio.
While you’re at it, you can also shop for your new threads, feast on decadent meals and stock up on CNY goodies. With the host of deals and free gifts available, you’ll be able to usher in the Year of the Ox with high spirits.
Address: VivoCity, 1 Harbourfront Walk, Singapore 098585
Opening hours: 10AM-10PM, Daily
Telephone: 6377 6870
This post was brought to you by VivoCity.
Photography by Nadia Loewito.