A Thousand Little Things at Manulife Centre

December 1 to 17, 2022

We know that the holidays can be a busy time of year and there are always A Thousand Little Things to do to make it special. Enter to win a $500 Manulife Centre Gift Card to help you create special moment for you and those close to you this holiday season.

Two Ways to Enter to Win a Great Gift!

1. Visit us at Manulife Centre

Come visit us on the Concourse Level at our pop up where we would like to welcome you to our “A Thousand Little Things Giveaway” this Holiday Season.

Find something Unexepected

DECEMBER 1 – 17, 2022

Come visit us



2. Sign up online for a chance to win

Use the form below to enter online for your chance to win a $500 Manulife Centre gift card.

or you can do both!

What You Can Win

Gift Cards

You have a chance to win one of many Manulife Centre gift cards valued from $10 up to $100.

Retailer vouchers

You can choose a gift box for a chance to win vouchers, gift cards or experiences from our retailers.

Grand prize.

Come select a gift for your chance to win A Thousand Little Things Moments experience for two, valued at approximately $1000. Experience the Manulife Centre like you’ve never seen it before.

Other things happening at Manulife Centre

This holiday season, Manulife Centre and its retailers are providing you with a Thousand Little other experiences too!


Valet Parking

November 24 – 27

December 1 – 4

December 8 – 11

December 15 – 18

December 22 – 24

String Quartet

3 x 1-hour performances by GTA Strings

Saturday, December 3, 2 PM to 3 PM
Saturday, December 17, 2 PM to 3 PM
Friday, December 23, 2 PM to 3 PM

Retailer Surprise and Delights

Our retailers have a range of surprises for you throughout December. Visit during these times for some tasty treats!

Pilot Coffee

Saturday, December 3, 1 PM to 4 PM


Saturday, December 17, 1 PM to 4 PM

Bloor Street Market

Friday, December 23, 1 PM to 4 PM

Other things happening










EATALY bar botanico with carpano at la piazza

second floor


A Thousand Little Things Gift Giveaway

Manulife Centre and its retailers are celebrating the holidays with their Thousand (1000) Little Things Campaign. There are many ways to engage this year and many chances to win gifts/prizes from Manulife Centre and its retailers. Here’s your chance to win some very special gifts in Manulife Centre’s “Thousand Little Things” Holiday Activation this year at Manulife Centre from Dec 1st to Dec 17th. (see activation times below). For your chance to win a gift, visit our Thousand Little Things pop up in the Concourse Level of Manulife Centre across from Shopper’s Drug Mart. To enter, simply:
  1. No purchase necessary. Guests to enter space through front door, sign in with their email address via tablet provided by brand ambassadors.
  2. Guests will be guided through the space at which point they will choose one of the unopened boxes on the wall. Upon choosing a box, a brand ambassador will take the gift box down and hand it to our guests. Guest will open the box revealing its contents, which can include “Winning Vouchers” for Manulife Centre Gift Cards, Retailer or Gift Cards/Gifts from Manulife Centre retailers and Non-Winner Cards. Brand Ambassadors will then provide each winning guest a physical gift card/gift in exchange for the paper voucher. Guests will initial a manifest acknowledging the exchange. Manulife Centre Gift Cards can be redeemed at any Manulife Centre Retailer that accepts them while Retailer speci c gift cards can only be redeemed at said Retailer and only for in-store purchases (retailer vouchers are not redeemable for online purchases)
  3. Every guest that can choose one (1) of 1000 boxes and will have a 1 in 4 (25%) chance of winning a prize. Each guest who enters has the opportunity to win 1/455 Manulife Gift Cards (approx. value below in chart), 1/1 Grand Prizes which is a Manulife Thousand Little Things Moments experience for two, with Eataly, Cineplex Cinemas Varsity and VIP, Haartek Salon and PK Fashion (Approx Value of $1000),or other Retailer Supplied Prizing (see chart below for qtys and values). Odds of winning a prize are 1 in 4 or 25%.
*Contest closes December 17th at 4:00PM EST. Terms and conditions will be posted online at www.manulifecentre.com/ thousand_little_things

Rules and Regulations

1. No purchase necessary. Multiple entries per person allowed. Entrants must be residents of Ontario and be 19 years of age to enter.

2. Each entrant that enters A Thousand Little Things activation agrees to sign in with a valid email address.

3. Pop up activation begins on December 1, 2022 at 3:30PM EST and contest ends at 4:00PM EST on December 17th, 2022.

4. All prizing will be tracked on site by activation team and winning prizes will be logged on each day of the activation.

5. Winner for Manulife Centre Grand Prize (approx. value $1,000) must be able to redeem their prize no later than March 31st 2022.

6. Pick-up instructions and planning for Grand Prize redemption will be organized by Manulife Centre and its representatives.

7. The prizes may not be sold and are not convertible to cash.

8. The chances of winning a prize depend on the total number of visitors who enter the activation space over the course of 9 activations from December 1 at 3:00PM EST to 4PM on December 17, 2022. Average chance of winning will be 1⁄4 (25%)

   a. Activation Dates:

       i. Thursday, December 1, 2022 (3:30PM EST to 6:30PM EST)

       ii. Friday, December 2, 2022 (3:30PM EST to 6:30PM EST)

       iii. Saturday, December 3, 2022 (1:00PM EST to 4:00PM EST)

       iv. Thursday, December 8, 2022 (3:30PM EST to 6:30PM EST)

       v. Friday, December 9, 2022 (3:30PM EST to 6:30PM EST)

       vi. Saturday, December 10, 2022 (1:00PM EST to 4:00PM EST)

       vii. Thursday, December 15, 2022 (3:30PM EST to 6:30PM EST)

       viii Friday, December 16, 2022 (3:30PM EST to 6:30PM EST)

       ix. Saturday, December 17, 2022 (1:00PM EST to 4:00PM EST)

9. The prize winners must grant a full and final release, remise and discharge to the Sponsor and its directors, officers, employees, representatives, agents, or affiliates (collectively the “Releasees”) from all obligations, representations, or responsibilities with respect to the Prize, including, without limitation, any injury, accident, loss of life or other misfortune relating to or emanating from the Prizes.

10. Management Manulife Investment Management Canada (Holdings) Inc. retains ownership of all entries within its customer database.

11. By entering the activation, entrants agree to abide by these rules and regulations, and further agree that the decisions of the Sponsor are final. The Sponsor reserves the right at any time without prior notice to withdraw, cancel, terminate, amend, modify or suspend the Contest if for any reason in the opinion of the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, the Contest is not capable of operating as planned or if the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest is corrupted or adversely affected, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond their control. The Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual they find to be tampering with the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these rules or otherwise in a disruptive manner with respect to the Contest. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A CONTESTANT TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. The Sponsor also reserves the right to cancel this contest at any time because of any printing or other technical error. The Sponsor does not assume any responsibility for technical malfunctions, human or technical error, seeding or printing errors, lost, delayed, or garbled data or transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures of any telephone or computer line or network, computer equipment, software (including on account of traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site) or any combination thereof. The Sponsor shall not be liable for any errors or negligence that may arise or occur in connection with the Contest, including any injury or damage to the entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in or downloading of any materials relating to the Contest.

12.The Sponsor will be collecting data about entrants through the Contest entry process. Any personal information will be handled in accordance with the privacy policy of Manulife Investment Management Canada (Holdings) Inc.

13. By entering the Activation each entrant consents to the collection, use and distribution of his/her information. The Sponsor will not sell or transmit this information to third parties unless the entrant has specifically consented to same, the Sponsor believes in good faith that it is required by law, to their affiliates (provided that such affiliates and their agents and advisors and their respective employees are restricted from using the information for any other purpose other than as described in these rules and regulations), or to their respective agents for data processing purposes, their respective professional advisors and promotional and marketing agencies (provided that such agents, professional advisors and promotional and marketing agencies are restricted from using the information for any purpose other than as described in these rules and regulations). Any inquiry concerning the personal information held by the Sponsor should be addressed to the Chief Privacy Officer at Manulife, P.O Box 1602, Del Stn 500-4-A, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 4C6.

14. The name and photograph of the winners may be posted on the social channels of Manulife Centre.

15. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.

Happy holidays from Manulife Centre & good luck!

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