ROSEMONT, IL – Macerich’s Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will become a must-visit shopping destination for students and teachers alike during its Back to School Celebration August 8 through August 14. Festivities include exclusive Back to School deals from participating retailers, teacher and student incentives, fashion shows, sweet treats and “Bling a Binder” program.
“Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s Back to School Celebration really offers something for all ages to enjoy,” said Katie L. Walsh, Senior Marketing Manager at Fashion Outlets of Chicago. “Shoppers can save up to 75 percent off at more than 130 designer outlets every day at Fashion Outlets of Chicago, but our Back to School events will provide them with even more savings, fun and surprises.”
A complete list of Back to School offers from Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s participating retailers will be available for pick-up at Concierge Services, located on level one of the shopping center. Back to School offers are also available online at fashionoutletsofhicago.com/sales.
Teachers and students can take advantage of additional savings during Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s Back to School Celebration by visiting Concierge Services between August 8 and August 14. Upon presenting a valid ID, teachers and students will receive a free seven-day trial of Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s digital Green Savings Card, offering up to $800 in savings from several of the center’s retailers.
Visitors looking for a little adventure while they shop can enjoy Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s Back to School Instagram contest. Trivia questions surrounding Fashion Outlets of Chicago and its offerings will be available at Concierge Services and posted online at fashionoutletsofchicago.com beginning August 8. Each question will direct shoppers to a specific destination at Fashion Outlets of Chicago. Shoppers who correctly identify and photo-document all mystery destinations by August 14 will be placed in the running to receive various prizes from Fashion Outlets of Chicago, including a $500 gift card.
Fashion Outlets of Chicago also plans to celebrate its third birthday Saturday, August 13. Starting at 11:30 a.m., Fashion Outlets of Chicago will distribute complimentary cupcakes to the first 200 guests. The center will also host three fashion shows featuring the latest fall fashion trends for all ages at 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. All fashion shows will take place at the grand staircase of the shopping center, located near Starbucks.
Children can continue the fun with Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s “Bling a Binder” program Saturday, August 13. Upon presenting a receipt showing a same-day purchase of $10 or more at Fashion Outlets of Chicago, children can decorate a complimentary binder using more than 75 colors and patterns of fashion duct tape, rhinestones, stickers and various other embellishments. The program will be available from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Anchored by Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store, Forever 21, Last Call by Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, the two-level indoor shopping center is home to a variety of brands for every shopper including Nike, The Disney Store, J.Crew and Michael Kors. The center also offers outlet stores unique to the Chicago area, including AllSaints, Prada, Burberry, Chico’s, DVF, Gucci, Joe’s Jeans, Kipling, Moncler, lululemon athletica, The Art of Shaving and Tory Burch.
About Fashion Outlets of Chicago
Macerich’s Fashion Outlets of Chicago is an award-winning 530,000 square-foot, two-level indoor shopping center that is home to more than 130 designer outlets, an impressive contemporary art collection and high-end amenities. The one-of-a-kind upscale outlet property that redefines and elevates the outlet shopping experience, is located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont –minutes from O’Hare International Airport and Chicagoland’s major highways.
Macerich, an S&P 500 company, is a fully integrated self-managed and self-administered real estate investment trust, which focuses on the acquisition, leasing, management, development and redevelopment of regional malls throughout the United States.
Macerich currently owns 55 million square feet of real estate consisting primarily of interests in 51 regional shopping centers. Macerich specializes in successful retail properties in many of the country's most attractive, densely populated markets with significant presence in the Pacific Rim, Arizona, Chicago, and the New York to Washington, DC corridor. Additional information about Macerich can be obtained from the Company's website at www.macerich.com.
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