Vancouver, B.C. - The Vancouver Canucks announced details surrounding their third annual Lunar New Year Game on January 18th vs San Jose, presented by TD.
The night will feature Lunar New Year traditions and imagery, along with cultural music and dance performances. The Canucks will also don "Year of the Rat" red jerseys for warmup. One lucky fan will win two tickets and a commemorative Lunar New Year jersey by entering the Canucks online contest: contests.canucks.com/lny.
Lunar New Year festivities:
- 10,000 fans will receive lucky red envelopes, with a "Year of the Rat" patch, on behalf of the Vancouver Canucks and TD.
- Performances by Shaolin Temple Kung Fu Monks and DJ Napa Cabbage.
- Canucks Night Market, featuring CoCo Fresh Bubble Tea available for purchase, a Year of the Rat colouring station and Canucks items for sale, in section 101-103.
- Fans can share their Lunar New Year wish at the hockey-inspired TD Wishing Tree in section 111, or on social using #TDWishingTree, and be entered to win 1 of 8 player signed sticks or a Canucks prize pack.
- Free food sampling from Hon's on the 100 and 300 levels.
- Year of the Rat patch station in section 113.
- Dragon and Lion dancers throughout the evening.
Player worn Lunar New Year jerseys will be available after warm-up along with other themed merchandise at the Canucks Team Store in section 113 and online at vanbase.ca.
Canucks Sports and Entertainment will continue to celebrate the festivities on January 26 when Fin and Canucks staff partake in the 2020 Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade from 11:00am-1:00pm.