There's going to be an 8-foot doughnut and a lollipop tree at Metropolis at Metrotown (CONTEST)

Aug 1 2017, 10:27 pm

One of Canada’s biggest shopping centres, Metropolis at Metrotown, is set to host a massive 10-day food-inspired extravaganza.

Kicking off on Friday, August 11, Metropolis Tasty Treats will be running at the mall until Sunday, August 20. You’ll get to go along to the event and marvel at the mouth-watering and whimsical exhibit featuring larger-than-life food art displays like an eight-foot doughnut and a lollipop tree that sprouts out from a cupcake.

Yep, the Instagram opportunities will be plentiful.

Doughnut/Metropolis Tasty Treats

There’s even going to be 22,000 candy jawbreakers on sale in a seven-foot tall gum ball machine. You can buy one for 25 cents and all proceeds raised from sales will go to a great cause – the Burnaby Neighbourhood House.

Gingerbread house/Metropolis Tasty Treats

During the foodie exhibit you’ll get to sample both sweet and salty snacks from Metropolis retailers.

And you’ll even be able to guess how many hundreds of jellybeans are in a display case for the chance to win a grand prize $1,000 shopping spree. Simply enter with your answer at one of the contest kiosks in the Grand Court.

Gummies/Metropolis Tasty Treats

Metropolis at Metrotown will also be giving away prizes on its Facebook and Instagram pages too.

To celebrate this awesome summer spectacle, we’re giving one lucky Daily Hive reader the chance to win a $500 gift card for Metropolis at Metrotown by entering the contest below.


Enter for your chance to win a $500 gift card for Metropolis at Metrotown.


To enter to win a $500 gift card for Metropolis at Metrotown, do at least one of the following:

1. Follow Metropolis at Metrotown on Instagram – @metropolisatmet and leave a comment below telling us once you have (1 entry).

2. Tweet the following and comment below once you have (1 entry):

  • Win a $500 gift card @MetropolisatMet in #Vancouver via @VancityBuzz RT to enter! #METTREATS

3. Leave a comment below telling us why you want to win the gift card (1 entry).

Contest entries will be accepted from the time and date of publishing until 11:59 pm on August 16, 2017. One winner will be chosen at random and contacted through the platform they used to enter.

Contest Guidelines

Metropolis Tasty Treats exhibit 

When: August 11 to 20
Where: Metropolis at Metrotown – Grand Court, 4700 Kingsway, Burnaby
Price: Free

For more information, visit Metropolis at Metrotown online, or check out the mall on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram for the latest updates.


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