WILMINGTON, NC Nov. 24, 2014 – Mayfaire is where all your holiday dreams come true! We have everything you need to make your holidays bright and to ring in the New Year right!
The 7th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Mayfaire’s tree lighting ceremony will be held Friday, November 28th at 6:30pm in front of Mayfaire 16 Cinemas. Thalian Association will perform a scene from the beloved classics, “A Christmas Carol” and “Yes Virginia”. The Wilmington School of Ballet will present the magical story of the Nutcracker, and Elsa from Frozen will sing, “Let it Go”. Then watch as children’s eyes sparkle when Santa magically arrives and we count down the lighting of Mayfaire’s 18-ft Christmas tree.
Mayfaire’s Santa Village
Celebrate the season at Santa’s Village located at 1055 International Drive across from Belk and The Fresh Market. Santa’s Helpers will be reading stories and hosting arts and crafts activities for children. Parents can accompany or drop off their children. Santa’s good friend Elsa will even be here from December 1-4. Photos and activities are offered for a fee with the proceeds benefiting local non-profit agencies. Professional Photography is available.
Supper Optimist Christmas Tree Lot
The timeless holiday tradition of selecting a Christmas tree comes alive at Mayfaire this year. Choose from a selection of Fraser Fir Christmas trees and wreaths. The Supper Optimist Club will be on hand to help trim your tree and load it onto your car. The Christmas Tree Lot is located in Santa’s Village at 1055 International Drive across from Belk. Proceeds help support the Supper Optimist Club.
#MakeItMayfaire Instagram Contest
Enter to win a $50 Mayfaire Gift Card by uploading a photo of your holiday spirit to Instagram and using the hashtag #Make it Mayfaire. Every Friday from November 28 – December 19 Mayfaire will give away a $50 Mayfaire Gift Card to the customer who shows the best holiday spirit! Remember to #MakeitMayfaire this holiday season to win.
Mayfaire Holiday Window Art Showcase
Mayfaire merchants have partnered with local schools to bring you a lighted Holiday Window Art Showcase. It will be a beautiful way to celebrate the season and create new family traditions. Grab a cup of hot chocolate and stroll the streets of Mayfaire from November 28- December 31 and view the magical lighted Holiday Window Displays, created by Wilmington Students.
Spend $400 and receive a FREE $20 Mayfaire Gift Card Shopping Incentive
You love giving gifts, so do we, from November 28 through December 24 get a $20 Mayfaire gift card for spending $400 or more in one day at Mayfaire. Bring your receipts to the Mayfaire Management office to receive your free gift card.
Small Business Saturday, November 29
You’re invited to Shop Small at over 30 Small Businesses in Mayfaire on Small Business Saturday, November 29 from 10am – 9pm. Our Small Businesses will be identified with a white and blue bow. When you shop small it can lead to BIG things.
Toys for Tots Drop off Location
Mayfaire is a Toys for Tots drop off location this year. Please drop off a new unwrapped toy at our gift wrapping center located inside the former Coldwater Creek Store on the corner of Main Street and Inspiration Drive. Your donation helps bring the joy of Christmas and the hope of a better future to the nation’s less fortunate children. Donations will be accepted November 29 – December 15.
Black Friday Store Hours and Sales
Many of our stores are opening early to help you get a jump start on your holiday shopping and enjoy great deals offered to early birds. Store hours are subject to change at the discretion of each retailer.
Visit our website for full details and a complete list of event dates and times http://www.mayfairetown.com/holiday-events/. The Mayfaire Management Office is located on Conservation Way (on the side street between Barnes & Noble & Ulta).
Make It Mayfaire This Holiday Season.