LAHAINA - The only outlet center in the world with an oceanfront location in a historic resort town will be celebrating its Grand Opening on Friday, Dec. 6, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., showcasing legendary brands with abundant selections and real savings.
This new shopping, dining and entertainment destination is counting down to this historic celebration.
More than 35 outlet stores are preparing for the Grand Opening festivities by filling their stores with the latest in name brand apparel, accessories and shoes for women, men and children.
Among the outlet stores preparing for this celebration are Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Guess, Coach, Izod, Lucky Brand Jeans, Wilsons Leather, Kay Jewelers, Adidas, Hilo Hattie, Crocs, Perfumania, Michael Kors, Gap, Banana Republic, Carter's Babies & Kids, Brooks Brothers and The Luggage Factory. All of these global brand name outlet retailers are new to the community.
"We are excited to bring The Outlets of Maui to Lahaina. This perfect combination of globally renowned brand outlet retailers with the unparalleled beauty and culturally significant history of Maui, Hawaii and our islands' welcoming aloha spirit, making this outlet shopping center a one-of-a-kind destination," said Mona Abadir, representative for The Outlets of Maui.
Abadir continued, "These premier outlet stores will attract national and international visitors while offering local residents the opportunity to shop local. We anticipate a great Grand Opening weekend, and our retailers are thrilled with the interest we're seeing from both the local and the visitor communities."
The Outlets of Maui, located at the former Lahaina Center on Front Street, between Papalaua and Wainee streets in the heart of historic Lahaina Town, will kick-off its Grand Opening celebration on Dec. 6 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. with entertainment throughout the evening, including a traditional Hawaiian blessing by Kumu Hula Kapono'ai Molitau and special performances by Jimmy Borges, 'Ulalena Dance Company, Grammy Award winner George Kahumoku Jr. and local recording artist and film legend Christina Souza. There will also be a special appearance by Santa himself.
Enjoy an easy stroll throughout the center with its village-style circulation plan, teak furniture, large cafe umbrellas, new directional signage and the iconic clock tower all fully integrated as part of the overall design.
Enjoy complimentary parking on Friday, Dec. 6. Hours of operation are Monday to Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. (except holidays). For more information, visit www.TheOutletsofMaui.com.