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2017 Chinese New Year Celebrations in Markham

Chinese New Year 2017 - Year of the Rooster


Chinese New Year Celebrations at Pacific Mall

4300 Steeles Ave. E., (map

Tel.:  905-470-8785

Friday, January 27, 2017 starting at 10:00 p.m.
Opening Ceremony, Entertainment and Countdown to the Arrival of the Year of the Rooster

To herald in the Lunar New Year, join with us for the series of special events in Markham to celebrate the Year of the Rooster. FCCM and Presenting Partner TD Bank will be hosting the Chinese New Year Festival with Pacific Mall on January 27, 2017. Pacific Mall is The Largest Chinese Indoor Mall in North America, located at 4300 Steeles Ave E. Markham, ON L3R 0Y5 (northeast corner of Kennedy Road and Steeles Ave. E). At the Centre Court on the main floor of Pacific Mall there will be a ceremony and entertainment starting at 10:00 p.m. on Friday January 27th before the countdown at midnight for the arrival of the Year of the Rooster which will bring new beginnings and prosperity for all. Hong Kong actors and singers 羅孝勇 (SHELDON LO) and 周志文 (ADRIAN CHAN) will be performing for the Lunar New Year’s Eve Countdown Bash!

Saturday, January 28th, 2017 starting at 2:00 p.m.
Chinese New Year Festival

FCCM and Presenting Partner TD Bank will be hosting the Chinese New Year Festival at Pacific Mall on Chinese New Year's Day. At the Centre Court on the main floor of Pacific Mall where there will be a ceremony and entertainment starting at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 28th to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Rooster which will bring new beginning and prosperity for all. Special Guests Adrian Chau, Sheldon Lo and Jonas M. will be performing for the Lunar New Year’s Day Celebration.

4 Days of Spectacular Star-Powered Chinese New Year Extravaganza

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 2:30 p.m.
Year of the Rooster Celebration Show
with Special Guests
Owen Ng & Jonas M

Friday, January 27, 2017 at 10 p.m.
Lunar New Year's Eve Countdown Bash
with Special Guests
Adrian Chau & Sheldon Lo

Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 2:30 p.m.
"Stars Shine 365"
Lunar New Year's Day Celebration

with Special Guests
Adrian Chau, Sheldon Lo & Jonas M

Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.
The Thrilling Door-To-Door
Lion Dance Performances





Chinese New Year Celebrations
at Market Village

 4350 Steeles Avenue East  map
 January 14 to Febuary 5, 2017
Market Village - CNY Tenants Side Walk Sales

Friday, January 27, 2017
A1 Radio – Chinese New Year Count Down Show

Saturday, January 28, 2017
Spark Show Production – CNY Celebrations

Sunday, January 29, 2017
“Year of the Rooster” Celebration

Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 11 a.m.
Sunny Tang Lion Dance Greeting

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Fairchild Radio Chinese New Year Celebration





Chinese New Year Celebrations 
at The Shops on Steeles and 404

Saturday, January 21, 2017

1:00 p.m.

Address: 2900 Steeles Avenue East  map

Join us for the Lion Dance, martial arts demonstration and parade.
Plus we will be handing out FREE* red pockets and 100 spring rolls from Kings Wok.
* first come basis. one per person






Chinese New Year Celebrations at Milliken Mills Library


Sunday, January 22, 2017

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: Milliken Mills Branch, 7600 Kennedy Rd.  (map)

Cost: Free

Join the Centre for Immigrant & Community Services in collaboration
with Markham Public Library to celebrating Chinese New Year in Markham!

These celebrations are fun for the whole family and will feature:
Cultural Folk Dance Performance, Face Painting, Crafts, and more.

Event Organizer: Markham Public Library
Telephone: 905-513-7977
Email Contact:
Website Address:





Chinese New Year Fest
at First Markham Place

3255 Highway 7 at Woodbine Ave.  map

Sunday, January 22, 2017 at noon to 2 p.m.
appearance by Internationally Renowned Feng Shui Master Paul Ng

Saturday, January 28 & Sunday, January 29, 2017
from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Free samples, traditional and hip hop dances, live band and karoke fun filled weekend.

Chinese New Year Celebrations
at Markville Shopping Centre

Saturday, January 28, 2017

12 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Markville Shopping Centre in the Main Galleria
5000 Highway 7 East

Markville Sheopping Centre Marks Lunar New Year with Festive Celebrations on January 28.

With Lunar New Year right around the corner, Markville Shopping Centre is welcoming the Year of the Rooster in style with festive celebrations taking place in-property on Saturday, January 28, 2017.

Guests at Markville Shopping Centre will be step into an event reminiscent of Lunar New Year celebrations across Asia. Visitors will marvel at large-scale and eye-catching lantern displays suspended from the ceilings, and enjoy exciting cultural experiences including a traditional Lion Dance and eye-dotting ceremony, a face changing performance, and visits with the God of Fortune who will be handing out Lucky Red pockets with a chocolate coin to shoppers.

As a way for guests to spread cheer, shoppers are encouraged to share their Lunar New Year experience on social media using #CFLunarNewYear or #新年快樂 #恭禧發財 for a chance to receive a CF SHOP! card. In addition, those who purchase a $100 CF SHOP! card from Guest Services starting on January 13 will receive 10 Lucky Red pockets to share with friends and family, while quantities last - CF Promenade will also be participating in this gift with purchase offer.

For further information on the Lunar New Year events taking place at CF Markville, please visit the events page on each property’s websites:

Activities and Photo Opportunities
 · Lion Dance
 · Eye dotting ceremony with Local Councillors
 · Fusion music
 · Face changing performance
 · God of Fortune will hand out Lucky Red pockets with chocolate coin to shoppers throughout the event
 · Starting on January 13, customers who purchase a $100 CF SHOP! Card at Guest Services will receive 10 CF-branded Lucky Red pockets gift with purchase (while quantities last).






Chinese New Year Celebrations
at the Markham Civic Centre

101 Town Centre Boulevard  map

Sunday January 29, 2017 at 1 p.m.

Happy Chinese New Year 2017

 FCCM will host the Chinese New Year Celebration at the Markham Civic Centre supported
by the City of Markham, TD Bank Group, and Canada Post on Sunday January 29, 2017 at 1 p.m.

Mayor Frank Scarpitti cordially invites you to the opening ceremony.





2017 Association of Chinese Canadian Entrepreneurs (ACCE), Chinese New Year Celebrations

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Reception at 6:30 p.m.
Dinner at 7:00 p.m.

Venue: Golden Palace Banquet Hall
        First Markham Place
          3225 Highway 7 East, Unit 1  map

Fee: $60 per person (HST included)

Dress Code: Traditional Chinese Outfits (optional)

RSVP: Please click here for Online Registration

For more information please call 905-479-2802 or email:





33rd Anniversay Hong Kong-Canada Business Association (HKCBA) Toronto Chinese New Year Ball
to Celebrate the Year of the Rooster

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Location: Hilton Suites Markham
                       8500 Warden Avenue (map)

6:00 p.m. - Reception

7:30 p.m. - Dinner

Formal Attire

Join the HKCBA family and friends in celebrating the arrival of the Year of the Rooster! Our festivities will include:

 • Champagne and dim sum reception with traditional Chinese games
 • Traditional lion dance
 • Our special fusion dinner, combining the best from the East and the West
 • Musical performance by the Michael Vieira Band
 • Lucky draw and table prizes
 • Silent auction

GRAND PRIZE DRAW: Two round-trip Premium Economy tickets from Toronto to Hong Kong courtesy of Cathay Pacific

Tickets: $259/person (HST included)
            $2500/table of ten (HST included)

REGISTER ONLINE or complete attached and email to or fax to 416-366-1569



Markham YMCA Lunar New Year

Saturday, February 11th, 2017

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Markham YMCA Blvd - Rudy Bratty Centre  map

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster with us during our Open House on Saturday, February 11th from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

We'll have live performances, family-friendly games, and plenty of food.

Our festivities are free and open to the public — no YMCA membership needed.



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