Marpole Chinese New Year Celebrations & Annual Lion Tour 2018

Published: January 4, 2018

Chinese Lion Dance Tour – February 22, 2018

The Marpole Business Association (BIA) is excited to present the ninth annual Marpole Chinese Lion Tour, in celebration of the Chinese New Year of the Dog in 2018.

Mark your calendars! The Chinese Lion tour will take place on the Seventh Lunar Day of the New Year – Thursday,
February 22, 2018 at 11:30 AM along Granville St.

In partnership with Angel Entertainment Management, the Chinese Lion Tour will be an exciting cultural celebration for the Marpole commercial district and community.

Register to Participate

Members of the Marpole Business Association will have the opportunity to participate in this exciting event.
If you receive this newsletter, you are eligible to register for a special blessing of your business by the lucky
Chinese Lion, for only $20.

The Chinese Lion will visit your participating business, perform its dance and blessing, and accept the offering of a
lucky red envelope. Traditional offerings of lettuce are also welcome.

(*Please note that you are responsible for cleaning up the lettuce immediately after it is consumed by the Lion.)
If you would like the Lion to visit the interior of your business, an additional $20 fee is required.

Pre-registration for this event is on a first-come, first-served basis. You can register to participate in this exciting
event through the Marpole Business Association, via email at, or by calling 604-418-8232.

Participating businesses will receive more detailed information once they have registered for this exciting member and community event.

Don’t delay – get involved in Marpole’s Chinese New Year celebrations!