The Woodlands Mall
1201 Lake Woodlands Drive
Spring, TX 77380
6:00 a.m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2012
Sales | Retail
Millions of shoppers anxiously await Friday, November 23, one of the most anticipated shopping days of the year, and The Woodlands Mall won’t disappoint. The center will be buzzing with great offers, must-have merchandise and giveaways.
ThanksGETTING – Black Friday, November 23 Opening at 6 a.m.*
Give a little and get a lot. Beginning at 6 a.m. at the South Main entrance from The Courtyard Shops, the first 250 shoppers who donate either two non-perishable items or $5 cash to Interfaith of The Woodlands Food Pantry will receive a shopping bag that’s brimming with retailer offers, perks and surprises. Distributed randomly to the early morning shoppers, three of the shopping bags will include a $100 Shop Etc. Gift Card.
At 7 a.m. on Black Friday, shoppers can stop by the interior court near Banana Republic to be treated to hot chocolate or flavored coffee, compliments of The Woodlands Mall, while supplies last.
Non-perishable items that are needed include canned or powdered milk; canned vegetables; canned fruit and fruit juices; diapers; oatmeal and cereal; canned meat; rice, beans and pasta; pasta sauce; peanut butter and jelly; toilet paper; personal hygiene items; and laundry soap. No expired items, please.
Longer Hours on Busy Shopping Days*
The Woodlands Mall knows that the holidays get busy, fast. To help shoppers, the shopping center will observe longer hours on weekends and during the last week before Christmas. The schedule of extended hours is posted on www.thewoodlandsmall.com or can be accessed by calling 281.363.3363.
Shopping for an Angel
Shoppers can adopt an angel – either a child or a senior – from the Salvation Army Angel Tree and purchase a gift to make someone’s holiday merrier. The Angel Tree will be by Santa’s Holiday Castle near Banana Republic until Sunday, December 16.
The Club Mobile App for 2012
Shoppers can be in-the-know on Black Friday and through the holiday season with GGP’s mobile app, The Club Shopping Mall Guide, available for iPhone and Android. The app allows shoppers to access exclusive promotions, the best discounts, mall information, Google® Maps navigation, live Facebook® feeds, Shop Etc. gift card balance updates, play-a-day games and more. The app also allows users to customize their preferences so a favorite or local GGP mall’s information is displayed. Android and iPhone users can download the free application through the App Store or Google Play by searching The Club Shopping Mall Guide.
Gift Cards at Guest Services
For shoppers who need a fast and convenient gift, The Woodlands Mall has it covered. Shoppers can purchase a Shop Etc. Mall Gift Card from Guest Services located on the upper level near the escalators. The process is fast and convenient, and gift cards can be purchased in most any amount. Shoppers also can get directions to stores, purchase gift cards, join The Club and find more information at the desk. Hours are Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 12 to 6 p.m. The Guest Services number is 281.363.3363.
Holiday Stores Pop Up
Along with The Woodlands Mall’s line-up of national retailers, several stores have popped up at the shopping center just for the holidays.
AppFinity Software specializes in gifts slanted towards technology, consumer electronics and pop culture. AppFinity is located near Toni & Guy.
For shoppers looking for the latest in fun and functional items, Brookstone, a nationwide specialty retailer recognized for functional products that are distinctive in quality and design, has popped up on the lower level near Macy’s.
For soothing gifts, Body Comfort offers instant re-usable hot and cold packs for pain relief and aromatherapy items. The retailer is located near Dillard’s.
Another holiday favorite, Go! Calendars and Go! Games offer an assortment of calendars of all types, plus features an assortment of family games, including old favorites and newcomers, puzzles, brainteasers and more. Go! Calendars is located near Dillard’s and Go! Games is near the north Main entrance.
Shoppers will find Hickory Farms, featuring a wide variety of gift foods, including beef, sausage, cheese, chocolates, desserts, fresh fruits, nuts, seafood, and other delectables in handsome gift-giving containers, located near jcpenney.
JARMZ offers a variety of home decor items, including pop culture posters and more. The retailer is located near Macy’s.
One of the new Microsoft holiday stores has popped up at The Woodlands Mall, offering an assortment of best-in-class products, including the new Surface tablet. The store is located near Banana Republic.
Polar X Ornaments, where shoppers can personalize one-of-a-kind Christmas ornaments, piggy banks and more, is located near Dillard’s.
See’s Candies offers assorted chocolates, nuts, sugar-free candies and lots of treats especially for the season. The holiday store is located near Wet Seal.
Shoppers can purchase tickets for the production of Shen Yun, at Jones Hall Wednesday, December 26 to Tuesday, January 1. The performing arts group offers classical Chinese dance, ethnic and folk dance, and story-based dance, with orchestral accompaniment and solo performers. Shen Yun kiosk is located near Macy’s.
For a selection of pashminas and shawls, Sparkles Fashion is located near Macy’s.
Woodlands Toys features a collection of toys including puzzles, toy cars and tanks, bubbleguns and more. The retailers is located near Express.
Closed on Thanksgiving Day, November 22
In celebration of Thanksgiving, The Woodlands Mall is closed on Thursday, November 22.
Become a fan of The Woodlands Mall on Facebook. The Woodlands Mall is located at I-45 north at Lake Woodlands Drive. For directions and a list of retailers and restaurants, visit www.thewoodlandsmall.com or call (281) 363-3409.
The Woodlands Mall is owned and managed by General Growth Properties, Inc., a fully integrated, self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust focused on owning, managing, leasing, and redeveloping regional malls throughout the United States and Brazil. GGP currently owns, or has an interest in, 145 regional shopping malls comprising approximately 136 million square feet of gross leasable area. GGP is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, and publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol GGP. For further information please visit www.GGP.com .
* Some stores, restaurants and entertainment venues at the shopping center may keep different hours Friday, November 23 and other dates during the holidays. Please call for exact opening and closing times or check www.thewoodlandsmall.com .