Giveaway: 6 tips for completing your holiday shopping at CF Pacific Centre and CF Richmond Centre

The Holiday shopping season is in full swing. Venturing out to do your Christmas shopping doesn’t have to be a stressful excursion. CF Pacific Centre and CF Richmond Centre are your one stop shops to enjoy the holiday festivities and get your shopping done for everyone on your list – and maybe a little something for you too! 

Here are our top six tips to help make your holiday shopping experience more enjoyable and efficient.

Shopping Tip #1: Need to plan around your busy schedule? They’ve got extended holiday hours!

Christmas is one of busiest time of the year. CF Pacific Centre and CF Richmond has extended their holiday hours to accommodate your shopping needs. Both malls are opened late until 9pm and 5pm on Christmas Eve. 

Details on each shopping centre’s holiday hours can be found below:
CF Pacific Centre 
CF Richmond Centre

Shopping Tip #2: Need your gifts wrapped? Drop them off at the Gift Wrap Valet!

The pop-up service provides a unique white glove gift-wrapping service, allowing gifts of all sizes to be wrapped. 20% of proceeds will be donated to WE to support youth empowerment programming in Canada. Donate an extra $2 dollars to WE and get a gift tag to top up your gift.

You can find the Gift Wrap Valet is located near Ted Baker London at CF Pacific Centre and the Main Galleria at CF Richmond Centre.

Shopping Tip #3: Experience the magic and visit Old Saint Nick!

Santa is back in town at CF Richmond Centre! Whether it’s a yearly holiday tradition or your little one’s first visit, be sure to stop by Santa’s workshop to experience the wonder of the jolliest man around. Santa’s beautiful and interactive workshop is located in the Main Galleria. For more information on Santa, click here.

Shopping Tip #4: Take advantage of other photo opportunities

This year’s decor includes opulent and larger than life Christmas sculptures including oversized ornaments and various woodland creatures at CF Pacific Centre and CF Richmond Centre. Stop by some of Instagram worthy holiday decor and capture holiday moments with your friends and

Shopping Tip #5: Worried about parking? Valet service is available!

Holt Renfrew and Nordstrom offer valet services during business hours at CF Pacific Centre. And, if you need to power up, the mall is equipped with three EV charging stations located on P2.

Additionally, there are 3,000 stalls of 4-hour parking available at CF Richmond Centre including a four-level parkade on the south end of the shopping centre.

Shopping Tip #6: Anxious about your phone running out of battery? There are free charging stations for that!

There are free mobile stations available in the Dining Terrace on the main level at CF Richmond Centre, allowing you to stay connected during your shopping trip.


We partnered up with Cadillac Fairview to give away a $200 CF SHOP! Card gift card to one lucky winner. You can use the CF SHOP! Card gift card at any CF shopping centre across Canada including CF Pacific Centre and CF Richmond Centre.

Giveaway is open to all Canadian residents.

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91 responses

  1. andrea amy says:

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  2. andrea amy says:

    On my list this year is really just for my boys to be happy, but I do have my eye on the new Fantastic Beasts book!

  3. kristen visser says:

    I would absolutely love an instant pot <3

  4. Kam says:

    A new phone – my Windows phone is dying a slow death!

  5. Jennifer (@JusticeSadie) Conlin says:

    I would love a New winter coat!

  6. GingerbreadCookie says:

    I would love to get a Dyson stick vacuum, Nintendo Switch, or a desk.

  7. Diane To says:

    I would love a new laptop!

  8. Lester C says:

    new winter tires

  9. Jenn T says:

    new rain boots

  10. Jenifer V says:

    A smart watch!

  11. Natalie says:

    I’d love a new phone, but honestly, I just want to see my nephews open their gifts!

  12. Yung L says:

    I wish for a new smartphone

  13. jan says:

    a pair of leather gloves

  14. Calvin says:

    A phone

  15. Ma says:

    New computer for me please!

  16. Nancy says:

    On my wish list is handmade soap.

  17. janine a says:

    a new hand mixer! :)

  18. Tabby72 says:

    I’d love some great books to read!

  19. yvonne says:

    ooo! I would really love an ipad! Happy holidays!

  20. Margaret Imecs says:

    New boots and a hat.

  21. Nicole says:

    A new tablet

  22. LC says:

    new iphone

  23. Chris C says:

    A smartwatch or iPhone or Dyson or … but I don’t get anything I really want unless I buy it myself lol

  24. Linda says:

    I would love a new mattress for Christmas this year.

  25. Jolie says:

    I would love a new warm coat and maybe a black purse.

  26. Ming says:

    I wish for a new smartphone

  27. Robyn Bellefleur says:

    I have an Instapot on my wishlist.

  28. Heather Sibley says:

    A new pair of boots are on the top of my wish list.

  29. Darren Scrubb says:

    A brand new cell phone .

  30. Mike Gismondi says:

    I need a new raincoat

  31. Angela Griffin says:

    I would like some new boots

  32. Chloe C says:

    On my list are new boots, a giant blanket scarf, and a Nespresso.

  33. Joanna says:

    I’d love a pair of new runners, and really any workout gear.

  34. Heidi P says:

    Would love a new mixmaster, my hand held one is getting pretty old and works slowly

  35. Marlene V. says:

    I would love some new clothes for work.

  36. Melissa Faulkner says:

    A kobo would be amazing

  37. Jess says:

    I want a new tablet!

  38. Amy says:

    A tablet

  39. o.soref says:

    Great contes on vancity

  40. Orna Soref says:

    I like to have a mall gift cards

  41. sarah alexis says:

    Comfy slippers, robe and pjs would be nice!

  42. Tammi L. says:

    I need a coffee maker!

  43. kenny says:

    I would love a Team Canada jersey.

  44. Tammi L. says:

    I need a new coffee pot! A nice one with a thermal pot would be awesome!

  45. Diane G says:

    New boots and a phone.

  46. Que Banh says:

    I wished for a chainsaw.

  47. ivy pluchinsky says:

    I would love a new tablet

  48. Sonja S says:

    On my holiday wish list is a vacation!

  49. Katie C says:

    I would love a new comforter and some books!

  50. Catherine Almond says:

    I would love a mix master for my wish at Christmas. I bake for a lot of seniors in my spare time.

  51. Christine Holliday says:

    I would love to get a new laptop!

  52. Heidi says:

    A great prize! Fingers crossed.

  53. Gloria says:

    A trip to the spa is on my holiday wish list!

  54. Kim says:

    A charm for my bracelet!

  55. Norm says:

    A stress free xmas

  56. Jacinda K says:

    The top thing on my wishlist is a wool coat from Aritzia! So… if I don’t get one, I’ll buy it with this gift card

  57. nicoleroannef says:

    I would love a new laptop

  58. Alayne Langford says:

    I do need a winter coat and winter boots for Christmas this year! Thank you for this amazing giveaway! :)

  59. Marisa. P says:

    Just some peace and quiet. I only have 1 day off over the holidays. :)
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  60. Janet M says:

    I want to relax with my family.

  61. Lee-Ann J says:

    Books, books, and books!

  62. joanne darrell says:

    A coffee giftcard is on my wishlist.

  63. Bob Jim says:

    RFID protectors for all my friends’ credit cards and passports. That’s what I’d love for Christmas (oh and for one day of news free from any bad things happening in the world).

  64. Am says:

    I still need to do Christmas shopping. Hope I win!

  65. loucheryl says:

    I would love a new pair of running shoes.

  66. Nina says:

    <3 CF Polo Park in Winnipeg!

  67. Tiffany Cho says:

    a sodastream or brown UGG boots

  68. Tomara says:

    A new laptop.

  69. Jessica Rodgers says:

    On my holiday wish list is an iPad

  70. Greg L. says:

    a platypod

  71. Jasmine says:

    A wrist watch sounds so old fashioned.

  72. Rebecca says:

    A new designer wallet

  73. Tricia Cooper says:

    I have a favourite body lotion (Biotherm Lait Corporel) …. but I would also love a new laptop — LOL!

  74. Dave says:

    I just want to feel well again.

  75. William C. says:

    a new car …. or maybe a shirt!

  76. Nolan Smith says:

    A Google Home and some house smart gadgets (plugs, thermostat, video alarm)

  77. Louise Smith says:

    I am wishing for a new purse and a google mini

  78. Mandy says:

    I’d love a new purse or a new pair of boots.

  79. Wanda B says:

    An Instant Pot is on my wishlist.

  80. Karen Williams says:

    I am wishing for a new iPad

  81. Tricia Cooper says:

    Winter tires would be wonderful!

  82. Jill MacAulay says:

    I’m wishing for a new winter jacket !

  83. Jenn Beckett jennpup says:

    To fix my broken iPad screen :-) $200 would more than cover it, thanks!!

  84. Jenny B says:

    I am hoping for a new parka and a handbag.

  85. Jenn E says:

    I’d like a wallet, and sneakers!

  86. CL Chin says:

    I would like a teddy bear coat and a flawless hair removal.

  87. Maritess says:

    A nice pair of winter boots.

  88. Krista M says:

    My holiday wish list is all about warmth! A cozy pair of pajamas, micro-fiber sheets, & slippers!

  89. Lushka Smith says:

    Mine is one of sous vide contraptions.

  90. Valerie Mallette says:

    A Samsung Galaxy S9, a blanket scarf and pyjamas are on my holiday wish list.

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