Lippo Group-owned mall Pluit Village in North Jakarta invites shoppers to celebrate the Chinese New Year, or Imlek, with a series of special events. (Photo courtesy of Lippo Malls)
Celebrate Happiness and Chinese New Year at Pluit Village
BY :DHANIA PUTRI SARAHTIKA
JANUARY 23, 2017
Jakarta. Lippo Group-owned mall Pluit Village in North Jakarta invites shoppers to celebrate the Chinese New Year, or Imlek, with a series of special events.
Themed "Celebration of Happiness," the program includes both the entertainment and merchandise attractions.
"As a mall located in the middle of Jakarta's Chinese neighborhood, Pluit Village considers Imlek one of the most-anticipated celebrations. This is a perfect moment to serve a variety of attractions to our customers," Pluit Village marketing manager Erlangga Agusta said in a statement.
Every weekend, the visitors can enjoy barongsai ("lion dance") acrobatics by internationally recognized barongsai performer Tien Lung.
Other performances include martial arts shows, acrobatics and traditional music concerts.
Those familiar with Mandarin-language songs, may enter the Chinese Singing Festival, a contest organized in collaboration with the Voice of Indonesia choir. Open for kids, teenagers and adults, the competition will be held on Feb. 4-5 at 11 a.m, with the total prize of Rp 31 million ($2,325).
On Feb. 12, Pluit Village customers may participate in paper lantern decorating.
Pluit Village has also prepared special promotions during the "Celebration of Happiness," such as the "Pick a Chick" program, in which with every purchase of Rp 500,000, there is a chance of winning a chicken doll and angpao pouch, or the "Lucky Angpao Tree" draw to win LED television sets and shopping vouchers.
The program ends on Feb. 19.