Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Hillsdale

It’s the Year of the Dragon and Hillsdale Shopping Center invites you to join the family-friendly 2024 Chinese New Year celebration on Saturday, February 10th from 12-3 in the Macy’s Center Court. Hillsdale will ring in the Year of the Dragon with lively Lion Dancers showcased on America’s Got Talent, acrobatic performances, a life-size costumed Panda, fortune telling, the Lucky Red Envelope Scratch-off Giveaway and more!

Saturday, February 10, 2024

  • 12:15pm LionDanceME performance
  • 12:40pm Helen Fan Dancers performance
  • 1pm Red Envelope giveaway
  • 1:10pm Top Time Dance Studio performance
  • 1:45pm Second LionDanceME performance
  • 2:20pm Second Helen Fan Dancers performance
  • 2:35pm Second Red Envelope giveaway

The event is free and fun for the entire family. For more information, visit hillsdale.com

photo credit: Palette Tea Garden & Dim Sum 彩苑

Every celebration deserves some dim sum so be sure to get your order in at our neighboring Palette Tea Garden & Dim Sum at Hillsdale in San Mateo. Take-away or Doordash are offered direct from the website. Indoor and outdoor dining is also available for those looking to make a day of it. Reservations are recommended and can be booked at paletteteagarden.com.  

Attendees will also be entertained with elaborate Chinese traditional and folk dancing hosted by students of The Helen Dance Academy. What a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon close to home.

image credit: Hillsdale Shopping Center San Mateo


Located at Sixty 31st Ave. in San Mateo, Calif., off Hwy 101, Hillsdale Shopping Center is a leading San Mateo shopping destination adjacent to Bay Meadows San Mateo that offers over 100 stores and restaurants. Tenants include Nordstrom, Macy’s, Cinepolis and Pinstripes as well as specialty shops West Elm H&M, White House | Black Market, Trader Joe’s, Michael Kors, Pandora, The Apple Store, The LEGO® Store, Williams-Sonoma, Sephora, and more. Additionally, the shopping center offers restaurants including Paul Martin’s American Grill, The Cheesecake Factory, Shake Shack, and California Pizza Kitchen.

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