Holiday Hours At Your Three Favorite Malls:

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Christmas Season Peaks In Bangkok
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Are you one of those??  Are you a ‘last-minute-weekend-before-Christmas shopper?’  Maybe you’re a man.  That explains a lot.

It’s Brenda Matthews, and for the 9 years that I worked on-the-air at W4 Country in Detroit in the late 80’s and early 90’s, I did my radio show from the window of a Sears store for the 10 days before Christmas.  We were there to spread holiday cheer and, more importantly, to collect ‘Toys For Tots’ along with the US Marine Corp Reserve.  It was an interesting study in mall shopping behavior, especially, since I’d never, myself, worked retail.

Christmas Season Peaks In Bangkok

I learned a couple of things.  The best to time shop before Christmas is during the last few hours that the mall is open, to avoid huge crowds and hustle and bustle.  On Christmas Eve, you’ll see mostly male shoppers, and the later it gets, it’s like 90% male.  Some guys looking very weary and dazed, with that ‘lead-me-to-that-sweater/perfume-aisle-because-I-don’t-have-a-clue-what-to-get-her’ look in their eyes.  Salespeople take pity on you/them.  Every year.

Retailers Hope For Strong Christmas Season

To help with all of your last-minute buying binges, here’s a list of our three mall’s hours.

Happy shopping, and happy holidays and Merry Christmas!!!!

SouthPark Hours:

Special Hours:12/17 – 12/22: 8am – 10pm (Holiday Hours)
12/23: 10am – 9pm (Holiday Hours)
12/24: 8am – 6pm (Christmas Eve)
12/25: Closed (Christmas Day)
12/26: 9am – 9pm (Holiday Hours)
12/27 – 12/29: 10am – 9pm (Holiday Hours)
12/30: 12:30pm – 6pm (Holiday Hours)
12/31: 10am – 6pm (New Year’s Eve)
01/01: 10am – 6pm (New Year’s Day)

Northlake Mall:

12/20-22: 8am-10pm
12/23: 8am-9pm
12/24: 8am-6pm
12/25: Closed
12/26: 9am-9pm
12/27-29: 10am-9pm
12/30: 11a-6pm
12/31: 10am-6pm
1/1: 10am-6pm

Concord Mills Hours:

Special Hours:12/17 – 12/20: 10am – 10pm (Holiday Hours)
12/21 – 12/22: 9am – 10pm (Holiday Hours)
12/23: 11am – 8pm (Holiday Hours)
12/24: 9am – 6pm (Christmas Eve)
12/25: Closed (Christmas Day)
12/26: 9am – 9pm (Holiday Hours)
12/31: 10am – 6pm (New Year’s Eve)
01/01: 10am – 7pm (New Year’s Day)

Retailers Hope For Strong Christmas Season

You’re in good company, guys – my husband will be right out there with ya!!!

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