Last year there were 1,300 guests for the Shopping Extravaganza at the Outlets at Castle Rock, and it seems everyone wins one or more prizes. Our guests have also said it's a great way to get a jump on holiday shopping.
Castle Rock, CO (Vocus) September 21, 2010
The first of three fall Shopping Extravaganzas, hosted annually by the Outlets of Colorado, will take place at the Front Range center, the Outlets at Castle Rock, on Saturday, September 25, from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Shoppers already benefit from 30 to 70 percent off name brand retail every day at the Outlets, but at the Shopping Extravaganza there are additional exclusive shopping discounts, a catered lunch, dessert bar, art show, goodie bag and live jazz music. All 88 retailers at Outlets of Castle Rock have contributed gift certificates for giveaways to shoppers which take place throughout the day-- for a total of $30,000 in retail value. In addition, merchandise and trips from the Outlets' partners will also be raffled. Tickets for the full day of festivity are $20 each, and proceeds from ticket sales benefit eleven local and regional charities.
"In its fifth year, the Shopping Extravaganza is shaping up to be the best one yet with even more added value from our partners and the momentum of returning shoppers who rave about this event year after year, get it on their calendar, and come back the next time with friends," says Peggy Ziglin, Colorado Regional Public Relations/Tourism Director for the Outlets of Colorado. "Last year there were 1,300 guests for the Shopping Extravaganza at the Outlets at Castle Rock, and it seems everyone wins one or more prizes. Our guests have also said it's a great way to get a jump on holiday shopping."
Stores offering additional exclusive discounts during this day-long event include Ralph Lauren, Guess, J. Crew, Calvin Klein, Chico's, Nine West, Tommy Hilfiger and more. Gift cards totaling $30,000 in value come from Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole, Guess, Ann Taylor, CAbi (fashion from former Nordstrom designer Carol Anderson) and all other retailers at the Outlets at Castle Rock. Additional giveaways include a Las Vegas 3-day, 2-night vacation, with accommodations at Tropicana Resort and two tickets to Brad Garrett's Comedy Club, a Coach™ handbag, Calphalon™ cookware and a Columbia™ backpack. Guests may purchase additional raffle tickets for $1 each to increase their odds of winning. All raffle ticket proceeds will be donated to the beneficiary charity partners of the Shopping Extravaganza.
Taste This! Catering will provide a delicious lunch and dessert; rounding out the dessert bar will be additional offerings from Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, The Cafe, and Harry & David. "We are gearing up for this amazing event and getting ready to roll out the red carpet for all attendees,” says Lisa Zetah, Marketing Director at the Outlets at Castle Rock. An art show by Celebrate Ability and live jazz music by Have Piano Will Travel will add to the celebratory atmosphere.
Eleven participating charities and causes will benefit from Shopping Extravaganza ticket sales, including the American Cancer Society, Autism Speaks, Gabriel's Gift, Legend High School Library, Castle View High School Cheer Squad, Denver Dumb Friends League, Special Olympics, Women's Crisis and Outreach Center, Castle Rock Adventist Health Foundation, Rowan Tree Foundation and Mom's Club of Castle Rock.
The Outlets at Castle Rock Shopping Extravaganza takes place Saturday, September 25, 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, with registration from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Tickets are $20 and include exclusive shopping discounts, catered lunch, desserts, inclusion in all prize drawings, live music, an art show and goodie bag. Advance tickets may be purchased online at http://www.outletsatcastlerock.com, the Outlets at Castle Rock customer service center, or from one of the beneficiary charities and causes associated with the event.
Two more Shopping Extravaganza events will take place at the Outlets of Colorado centers this fall, on October 23 at the Outlets at Loveland, and November 20 at the Outlets at Silverthorne.
Outlets of Colorado Media Contact:
Outlets of Colorado (Castle Rock, Loveland, Silverthorne)
peggy (at) outletsofcolorado (dot) com
About Outlets of Colorado
The Outlets of Colorado host over eleven million shoppers annually, and offer savings of 30 to 70 percent off retail every day. There are three Colorado Outlet centers and they include the Outlets at Castle Rock, Loveland and Silverthorne. Outlets at Castle Rock is located south of Denver between Colorado Springs and Denver, Outlets at Loveland is located north of Denver between Ft. Collins and Denver and Outlets of Silverthorne is located west of Denver in the midst of renowned ski resorts Keystone, Copper Mountain and Breckenridge. The three centers feature over 300 name brand outlets including Levi's Outlet, Banana Republic, Nike, Gymboree, Bose Outlet, J. Crew, Chico's, Le Creuset, Tommy Hilfiger, Lucky Brand Jeans, Brooks Brothers, Off 5th, Eddie Bauer, Timberland, Nine West, Carter's Children's Wear, Aeropostale, Ann Taylor Factory Store, Kenneth Cole, Pearl Izumi and more. http://www.outletsofcolorado.com
About Craig Realty Group
Craig Realty Group is a shopping center development firm founded by Steven L. Craig and is based in Newport Beach, California. The firm specializes in upscale factory outlet centers. The company currently owns and operates Outlets at Anthem in Phoenix, Arizona; Cabazon Outlets located near Palm Springs, California; Citadel Outlets in Los Angeles, California; Outlets at Conroe located near Houston, Texas; Outlets at Hillsboro south of Dallas/Fort Worth; Outlets at Castle Rock located south of Denver, Colorado; Outlets at Loveland located north of Denver, Colorado; Outlets at Silverthorne located west of Denver, Colorado; Outlets at Vicksburg in Vicksburg, Mississippi and Woodburn Company Stores located near Portland, Oregon. Craig Realty Group also manages Lake Elsinore Outlets located in Lake Elsinore, California. The company is currently developing The Plaza at San Clemente in San Clemente, California, a 650,000 square foot mixed-use project, Sussex Commons Lifestyle Outlets in Frankford Township, New Jersey and Fashion Outlets at Traverse Mountain in Lehi, Utah.. Craig previously developed Carlsbad Company Stores, which was sold to an east coast developer, and Franciacorta Outlet Village in Brescia, Italy. Craig was also responsible for the development of Desert Hills Premium Outlets in Cabazon, one of the largest and most successful manufacturer outlet centers in the world and was instrumental in developing Camarillo Premium Outlets in Camarillo, California. For more information about the company, visit http://www.craigrealtygroup.com.