In conjunction with the 60th Merdeka celebrations and the Baba Nyonya Mid-Autumn Festival, the interior and exterior of Quill City Mall KL has been decorated with giant patriotic decorations and Baba Nyonya lanterns for the annual "Quill City Mall KL & China Press Mid-Autumn Carnival", adding up to the atmosphere of mid-autumn festival.
Booths selling mooncakes and related festive items was featured throughout the event. Every time Mid-Autumn Festival comes around, Baba Nyonya has its unique Baba Nyonya sambal spice as the filling for moon cakes which are wrapped in its golden texture while the Baba Nyonya song and dance takes place in the background; the festive joy is usually shared among every race in the country.
Customers can also purchase a wide range of mid-autumn gifts on Baba Nyonya Street, including the major brands of moon cakes and tea, durian flavoured mooncakes, attractive lanterns, four treasures of the study, Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Gallery, and Baba Nyonya food. This event includes enthusiastic participation of the vendors including Kam Lun Thai, Tian Je, Dureeca, Lan Pavilion, LBC Lanterns and AEON.
The carnival is from 22 to 24 September 2017 in Kuala Lumpur and the Main Atrium in Quill City Mall KL. The daily event will be from 10:00am to 10:00pm with a series of activities by the management of the mall and China Press that are carefully planned such as carnival games, oriental lantern riddles, cultural performances, DIY workshops, Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Gallery, artiste performances, lantern painting workshops and a variety of mooncake and festive items related booth sales.
“This Mid-Autumn Carnival is launched in our mallon 23 September 2017. We welcome people to come and celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival, which is launched by Ybhg. Dato' Yean Yoke Heng, Deputy Secretary General, (Management), Ministry Of Tourism and Culture Malaysia and Dato’ Ar. Michael Ong, Group Executive Director of the Quill Group of Companies, accompanied by Ng Chee Kheong, COO of Quill Group of Companies, Joseph Teo, Vice President, Marketing of Quill City Mall Kuala Lumpur together with China Press representatives attending the opening ceremony.
During the event, famous young singers such as Amy Wang, Jin Se, Fyone Tan and Stephanie Liew as well as Carrie Lee served as the performers to add more joy and colour to the carnival.Wonderful celebration of the day such as Lion Dance Performances, Festive Drums Performance, Chinese Art Demonstration, Chang Er Performance by Miss Cosmo World and more was definitely one of the many performances not to be missed by shoppers and tourists,” said Alan Cheong, Centre Manager of Quill City Mall Kuala Lumpur.
In addition, Quill City Mall KL and China Press also jointly organized a Kids Creative Colouring Contest and Recycled Lantern Making Contest. People of all ages had the opportunity to show their creative skills and win abundant prizes. KidsCreative Colouring Contest is group A (5-8 years old) and group B (9-12 years old).
At the same time, in order to respond to the call to protect the environment, Recycled Lantern Making Contest was organised to encourage people to make environmental friendly materials to produce lanterns. Not to forget, we would like to thank one of our sponsors Director of Draften Holdings (M)SdnBhd, Dato’ Alex Chai who has accepted the invitation of Quill City Mall KL and China Press activities to contribute his personally painted artwork for charity auction fund-raising and this was one of the corporate social responsibility activities which highlights the Baba Nyonya Mid-Autumn Festival.
Dato’ Alex Chai will hold the Chinese Painting & Calligraphy Gallery featuring calligraphers namely Lim Kee Peng, Shiw Oi Yen, Linda Yong Li Yun, Yin Swee Kim, Jiam Swee Ngor and Simon Liew who will display their creative work of art for everyone to witness at the North Concourse, Ground Floor from September 22 to 1 October 2017. Those who like Chinese culture and arts can visit the gallery or purchase exclusive artworks.
In order to reward our shoppers, those who spend RM50 or above in Quill City Mall KL can join our Shop, Dine & Win 2.0 Lucky Draw! If you spend RM50 and above, you stand a chance to win prizes cash vouchers worth up to RM3,000. At the same time, every shopper who shops in Quill City Mall KL, can participate AirAsia BIG Loyalty program by snapping a photo of your receipt and submit it via the AirAsia Big Loyalty App in exchange to earn points. Every day, shoppers get to redeem 2 BIG Points for every RM1 spent on weekdays at Quill City Mall KL and 1 BIG Point for every RM1 spent on weekends at Quill City Mall KL. Members can accumulate points in exchange for air tickets, starting from 500 BIG points. T&C apply.
Last but not the least,Quill City Mall KL is the best shopping, party and dining destination for the Mid-Autumn Festival this year that’s here to cater to different tastes of fashion brand clothing stores, advanced electronic goods, household items, beauty and boutique and various types of food and beverage restaurants. People can celebrate the festival at the same time, purchase beautiful and practical goods, or come with friends and family dinner or reunion.