Valentine’s Day Contest

Win a Vitamix Personal Stand Blender (prize value $450). How to enter to win? Easy, fill out the entry form available at our food court – no purchase needed. Plus, if the winner follow us on Facebook, they will get a bonus $50 Starbucks gift card. The in-mall contest ends on February 12th at 12noon. The Selected Entrant will be drawn at 1pm PST on February 12, 2018 amongst all the Entrants who meet the required conditions. Good luck!

This Contest is reserved to BC residents who are at least 19-years-old. You must complete the entry form and deposit in the ballot box in the Food Court in order to enter the contest. ONLY completed entry forms qualify for the draw. City Square has discretion to reject any Contest entry. One entry per person only. For more information please read the Contest Rules & Disclaimer. 

View Contest Rules and Disclaimer Here

Chinese New Year 2018

Come celebrate Chinese New Year with us on Thursday, February 15th, 2018. This City Square signature event will feature a Lion Dance & Lions Blessing Parade through the mall. The “Choi Cheng” (Lions Blessing Parade) tradition involves merchants inviting the lion to eat the lettuce in front of their store and offering the lion “lucky money” in order to bring good luck and good fortune to the business throughout the New Year. Don’t miss out on this exciting annual cultural experience! The festivities will begin at 12:30 pm at the centre food court.

Kid’s Market Day

City Square is excited to host Kids Market Day on Saturday, January 13th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm! Come check it out & show your support for these amazing entrepreneurs!

Young Entrepreneur Learning Labs is an after-school enrichment program designed to engage children aged 7-15 in entrepreneurial thinking and foster their natural, enterprising spirit.

In the Young Entrepreneur Learning Labs entrepreneurship programs, KidPreneurs learn vital business skills while starting their own micro-businesses in a fun and experiential way. The program concludes with a Market Day, where kids sell their products to friends, family and the public.

Further information can be found on their website:

Santa and Charlotte Diamond are coming to City Square!

HO HO HO! Santa will be landing at City Square on December 9th, come join us and make some magical family memories with a Charlotte Diamond Concert and Photos with Santa:

11am-12noon: Join Charlotte Diamond and Matt Diamond for a family Holiday Concert! They will be singing their famous classics – I am a Pizza, Feliz Navidad, Petit Papa Noel and many more! The live concert includes a meet n’ greet with signing session and Gingerbread Men cookies for kids! Free event. Drop-in on a first come, first serve basis.

12:30pm-2:30pm: Make magical family memories with Santa Photos – family portraits with Santa & Cotton Candy for kids. By donation, families will get a professional photo session with Santa (minimum charitable donation of $5 with all proceeds going to the VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation). By donation, drop-in event.

Halloween Hunt – Get ready for City Square’s Halloween Hunt!

JOIN US FOR OUR ANNUAL HALLOWEEN HUNT!  Enjoy Trick-or-Treating, cookie decorating, face painting, a Magic Show and Enter for a chance to win the Grand Prize a Nintendo Switch with Legends of Zelda game.

Date: Saturday October 28th, 2017 from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

We will be providing fun and FREE activities for children (up to 14 years of age) to enjoy, including:

  • Trick-or-Treating at participating retailers (peanut free options are available while quantities last).
  • Prize station for all completed Halloween Hunt maps – Maps have to be picked up at our food court from 12-12:30 pm (or while quantities last). Fully completed maps must be returned by 2:30 pm to receive your Halloween reward and ticket to Enter for a chance to win one of several runner-up prizes. The Trick-or Treat draw takes place at 2:45 pm or after the end of the last Magician Show.*
  • Magic Shows will be taking place at the following three (3) times: 12:30 pm; 1:15 pm & 2:00 pm.
  • Face Painting from 12:00 pm-2:45 pm courtesy of Blanche Macdonald.
  • Professional Family Portraits from 12:00 pm-2:45pm by Sombilon Photography. **
  • Cookie decorating from 12-2:45pm: by donation. All proceeds going to Canuck Place Children’s Hospice. Minimum donation of $2 per cookie.

*You must be present to claim your prize. Participants must be under the age of 14 to qualify for prizes and must be accompanied by an Adult. One entry per person. A big thank you to our generous tenants!

** You will receive a studio session and two (2) digital high resolution images. Don’t miss this chance to beautifully capture some awesome Halloween memories. Bring in your costumes!

*PLEASE NOTE:  Our family events have been more successful each year.  We encourage everyone to come early to enjoy all the free activities. Quantities being offered for this event are limited and allocated on a first come first serve basis while quantities last. Drop-in event.