Lucky Lanterns is the seventh special event introduced to Rocket League. It started on January 20, 2020, and ended on February 17, 2020. During the event, players could earn Red Envelopes to buy exclusive Lunar New Year-themed items.
The event was originally scheduled to end on February 10, but on February 7, Psyonix announced that it would be extended by a week and everyone who logged into Rocket League through February 21 at 10:00 a.m. PST (6:00 p.m. UTC) would be given 500 Red Envelopes.
- Lucky Lanterns began: January 20, 2020 at 10 a.m. PST (6:00 p.m. UTC)
- Lucky Lanterns ended: February 17, 2020 at 10 a.m. PST (6:00 p.m. UTC)
- Redeem Red Envelopes by: February 21, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.PST (6:00 p.m. UTC)
Along with the event, a new arena called Forbidden Temple was also introduced. It stayed in the map rotation permanently.
The following items were available to purchase using Red Envelopes. All items are classified as Limited rarity.
|Goodbye Nian||Player Banner||Free (Login Gift)|
|Rat Racer||Player Title||75|
|Spring Pagoda||Avatar Border||100|
|XP Level Up||Other||300|
During the event, two goal explosions featured in the event trailer will become available in the Item Shop for a limited time.
|Lantern Lift||Goal Explosion||2000|
|Paper Dragon||Goal Explosion||2000|