Holiday Happenings at Mount Pleasant Towne Centre

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (November 21, 2017) – Mount Pleasant Towne Centre will celebrate the biggest shopping day of the year by hosting a $3,000 gift card giveaway and welcoming Santa Claus on Friday, November 24 - Black Friday.  Towne Centre is giving away three $1,000 gift cards from 9 a.m. – noon with free hot cocoa and cookies, courtesy of Napa Mount Pleasant. Sounds of the holiday season will be provided by Charleston’s own Gravel Road Acoustic Trio.

“This Black Friday, shoppers can not only visit with the one and only Santa Claus, but they’ll also have a chance to enter to win $3,000 in gift cards, “ said Kathi Herrmann, marketing director at Towne Centre. “It’s called the most wonderful time of the year for a reason. We understand the holiday season is about much more than gifts – it’s about traditions and coming together to celebrate. Towne Centre is your place to do just that.”

Shoppers can register to win one of three $1,000 Towne Centre gift cards. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and carries over from one hour to the next. Entrants must be present to win. Drawings will be held in front of Belk on Belk Drive at 10 a.m.11 a.m. and noon.

Santa Claus arrives at his Towne Centre Workshop at noon on Black Friday. Shoppers can capture the magic of the holidays with a professional photo of loved ones and pets*. Santa’s Workshop is located next to Banana Republic. Guests can once again make reservations for Santa photos by texting "Santa542" to 39771 or visiting mtpleasanttownecentre.com/events. *Pet photos only on Saturday, December 2 and Tuesday, December 12 from 6:30-8 p.m. Pets must be on a leash or crated. Domesticated pets only.

Other special holiday events at Towne Centre include:

Breakfast with Santa: December 9 and 16 with seatings at 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. at Burtons Grill. Tickets are $15 each and reservations are required. Call 843.416.8187 for reservations.

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides: November 24 – December 17, Saturdays and Sundays from noon-6 p.m. Gather the family and get in the holiday spirit with complimentary horse-drawn carriage rides, departing from Regal Palmetto Grande and Belk.

Holiday Gift Drive with East Cooper Community Outreach: November 18 – December 17. Help give back this holiday season. Pick a card, purchase the items listed on the card, then return the card and unwrapped items, to the Towne Centre Management Office. Gift tags are available at Athleta, Atlanta Bread Company, Burtons Grill, CycleBar, Old Navy, Southern Living Store, Stella Nova Spa Salon and the Towne Centre Management Office.

Holiday Pop-Up Shoppe: November 24 – December 17, Saturdays and Sundays from noon-5 p.m. Visit our first holiday gift boutique featuring local makers, artists and retailers from the Mount Pleasant area. Shoppers can find gifts, home goods, jewelry and apparel.

Tree Elves Christmas Trees: November 24 – December 24. Get premium southern Christmas trees delivered to your door by real elves! Located near P.F. Chang’s.

For more information on any Towne Centre holiday festivities, visit mtpleasanttownecentre.com/events

About Mount Pleasant Towne Centre

Mount Pleasant Towne Centre is an open-air fashion center located at HWY. 17N, south of the Isle of Palms Connector in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Towne Centre is home to more than 60 stores, including many retailers and restaurants exclusive to the market, such as Apricot Lane, Arhaus, Athleta, Burton’s Grill, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, Hairy Winston Pet Boutique, Lily Rain, Napa Mount Pleasant, P.F. Chang’s, Soft Surroundings and Southern Living Store. Visit the website at mtpleasanttownecentre.com or follow Mount Pleasant Towne Centre on Facebook and Instagram.

About Bayer Properties

Birmingham, Ala.-based Bayer Properties, LLC specializes in developing, leasing, managing and marketing mixed-use real estate properties nationwide. Bayer Properties currently owns and/or operates retail and office properties totaling approximately 10 million square feet, such as The Summit in Birmingham, Ala., The Shoppes at EastChase in Montgomery, Ala. and The Summit in Reno, Nev. New developments include The Pizitz Building urban revitalization project in Birmingham, Ala., and The Summit at Fritz Farm, a mixed-use project in Lexington, Ky. For more information, visit bayerproperties.com.