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Lunar New Year Event (2012)
Lunar New Year Event (2012)-icon
Image © Zynga
Start DateJanuary 10, 2012
End DateFebruary 1, 2012
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The Lunar New Year Event (2012) is an Event in CityVille. It started on January 10, 2012 with the release of the Red Envelope Store. During the event, a number of Chinese themed items were released to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

Several items were also re-released from the previous year's event. See also: Lunar New Year Event (2011). The following businesses will also receive extra bonuses from this event's decorations: Fireworks Shop, City Dojo, and Noodle Shop.


Requires XP-icon Level 15. Requires XP-icon Level 70. Requires XP-icon Level 12.
Red Envelope Store!
Red Envelope Store!-icon
Grand Dragon Boat!
Grand Dragon Boat!-icon
Dragon Parade!
Dragon Parade!-icon
Rewards: Goods-icon 500 Goods Rewards: Grand Dragon Boat-icon Grand Dragon Boat Rewards: Goods-icon 500 Goods

Requires XP-icon Level 30.

Chinese New Year!-icon Chinese New Year! Shanghai Bound!-icon Shanghai Bound! Year of the Dragon!-icon Year of the Dragon! Boy Meets Girl-icon Boy Meets Girl
File:Dragon Statue2-icon.png Dragon Statue
Energy-icon 5 Energy & Goods-icon 5,000 Goods
Coins-icon 50,000 Coins & Energy-icon 5 Energy
Lighting Firecrackers-icon Lighting Firecrackers


Community Buildings[]

Image Name Cost Allows Completion Other Info
Red Envelope Store-icon Red Envelope Store not buyable / materials Place from Red Envelope Store!-icon Red Envelope Store!
Grand Dragon Boat-icon Grand Dragon Boat not buyable Population-icon 1,200 Population / Grand Dragon Boat!-icon Grand Dragon Boat!
Chinese Calligraphy School-icon Chinese Calligraphy School Cash-icon 50 Cash or
Red Envelope2-icon 200 Red Envelopes
Population-icon 1,780 Population Staff Members-icon 5 Staff Members Limited Edition Item
Redeemable from Dragon Parade
Tai Chi Academy-icon Tai Chi Academy Cash-icon 70 Cash Population-icon 4,750 Population Staff Members-icon 8 Staff Members Limited Edition Item
Dragon Parade-icon Dragon Parade not buyable / Energy-icon 6 Energy Place from
Dragon Parade!-icon Dragon Parade!
Redeem Red Envelopes
for prizes.


Image Name Cost Supply Earnings Other Info
Hungry Dragon Buffet-icon Hungry Dragon Buffet Cash-icon 55 Cash Goods-icon 380 Goods Coins-icon 1,990 Coins Limited Edition Item
Li's Lanterns-icon Li's Lanterns Cash-icon 35 Cash Goods-icon 283 Goods Coins-icon 1,549 Coins Limited Edition Item


Image Name Cost Population Rent Other Info
Huang House-icon Huang House Cash-icon 30 Cash or
Red Envelope2-icon 75 Red Envelopes
Population-icon 280-550 Population Coins-icon 311 Coins every 24 hours Limited Edition Item
Redeemable from Dragon Parade
Ming Manor-icon Ming Manor Coins-icon 27,000 Coins Population-icon 200-380 Population Coins-icon 141 Coins every 2 hours Limited Edition Item
Woo House-icon Woo House Cash-icon 50 Cash Population-icon 1,000-1,960 Population Coins-icon 299 Coins every 18 hours Limited Edition Item
Chan Cottage-icon Chan Cottage Coins-icon 20,000 Coins Population-icon 190-370 Population Coins-icon 234 Coins every 8 hours Limited Edition Item
Courtyard House-icon Courtyard House Cash-icon 45 Cash or
Red Envelope2-icon 125 Red Envelopes
Population-icon 150-300 Population Coins-icon 105 Coins every 4 hours Re-released Item
Redeemable from Dragon Parade
Dignitary's House-icon Dignitary's House not buyable Population-icon 500-980 Population Coins-icon 798 Coins every 5 mins Place from Chinese New Year!-icon Chinese New Year!
No extra bonus from Chinese decorations.
Fenghuang Pagoda-icon Fenghuang Pagoda Cash-icon 30-90 Cash Population-icon 3,000-5,000 Population Coins-icon 390 Coins every 8 hours Limited Edition Item
Ping Palace-icon Ping Palace Cash-icon 80 Cash Population-icon 2,500-4,500 Population Coins-icon 494 Coins every 24 hours Limited Edition Item


Image Name Cost Bonus Payout Other Info
Lucky Dragon Statue-icon Lucky Dragon Statue Cash-icon 35 Cash 16-32% Limited Edition Item
Red Envelope Monument-icon Red Envelope Monument Coins-icon 10,000 Coins 4-8% Limited Edition Item
Firework Display-icon Firework Display Cash-icon 25 Cash or
Red Envelope2-icon 30 Red Envelopes
22-44% Limited Edition Item
Chinese Theater-icon Chinese Theater Cash-icon 17 Cash or
Red Envelope2-icon 5 Red Envelopes
12% Re-released Item
Redeemable from Dragon Parade
Country Pagoda-icon Country Pagoda Cash-icon 25 Cash or
Red Envelope2-icon 15 Red Envelopes
9% Re-released Item
Redeemable from Dragon Parade
File:Dragon Statue2-icon.png Dragon Statue not buyable 14% Chinese New Year!-icon Chinese New Year! Reward
Lighting Firecrackers-icon Lighting Firecrackers not buyable 14% Boy Meets Girl-icon Boy Meets Girl Reward


Image Name Cost Harvest Time Goods Other Info
Gao Liang-icon Gao Liang Coins-icon 51 Coins 15 hours Goods-icon 87 Goods /
Rice-icon Rice Coins-icon 52 Coins 18 hours Goods-icon 90 Goods /