Del Amo Fashion Center is giving away lucky treats in celebration of the Lunar New Year which started Monday.

From today through this Saturday, shoppers can stop by guest services to pick up lucky candy. Plus, guests who purchase a Simon gift card or retailer gift card will receive a symbolic red envelope, which is supposed to be good luck and helps ward off evil spirits.

2016 marks the Year of the Monkey. This holiday falls at the beginning of the new moon closest to the start of spring. The celebration lasts 15 days and is intended to honor ancestors and encourages people to prepare for good fortune for the future. The Year of the Monkey is expected to bring energy, happiness and courage.

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