Outlets of Des Moines Holiday Happenings 2021

ALTOONA, IOWA (Holiday 2021) – Outlets of Des Moines (OutletsofDesMoines.com) has announced an exciting lineup of events for Holiday 2021 with the festivities beginning on Saturday, November 20 with the annual Tree Lighting. Throughout the holidays shoppers are welcome to enjoy festive events, letters and bedtime stories with Santa, and wonderful opportunities to help make the holidays brighter for local children in need.

 

“We are delighted to offer Outlets of Des Moines visitors a number of special activities to enjoy the magic of the season. From the annual tree lighting to virtual bedtime stories with Santa, there is something for everyone during the holidays at Outlets of Des Moines,” says TJ Just, General Manager of the center.

 

Holiday Happenings 2021

 

Outlets of Des Moines Annual Tree Lighting

Saturday, November 20, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Get into the holiday spirit at Outlets of Des Moines on Saturday, November 20 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and meet Santa’s Reindeer! Enjoy holiday music, cookies, and hot chocolate. The Christmas Tree lights up at 5:00 p.m. to celebrate the season! Complimentary and open to the public. For more information, visit OutletsofDesMoines.com.

 

The Kids Café Angel Tree at Outlets of Des Moines

Saturday, November 20 through Friday, December 17, 2021

Make a child’s holiday wish come true with The Kids Café Angel Tree. From Saturday, November 20 through Friday, December 17, 2021, the Angel Tree (located in the Food Pavilion) will be decorated with ornaments listed with a child’s holiday wishes. This season donation requests are for new, unwrapped kids’ sweatpants and sweatshirts. Donations can be dropped off at Customer Service. For more information, visit OutletsofDesMoines.com.

 

Send a Letter to Santa at Outlets of Des Moines

Saturday, November 20 through Friday, December 17, 2021

Visit Santa’s Mailbox and Writing Station at Outlets of Des Moines in the Food Pavilion from Saturday, November 20 through Friday, December 17, 2021, to write a special note to Santa! Be sure to clearly write out your return address so Santa can send back a postcard featuring an offer for a free “ChrisMouse” chocolate treat from Chocolaterie Stam. For more information, visit OutletsofDesMoines.com.

 

Outlets of Des Moines Toys for Tots Drive

Saturday, November 20 through Friday, December 17, 2021

Help bring the joy of Christmas to less fortunate children through the donation of new, unwrapped toys. From Saturday, November 20 through Friday, December 17, 2021, The Toys for Tots collection box will be in the Outlets of Des Moines Food Pavilion near Customer Service. To virtually donate a toy, or to make a monetary donation, visit the Toys for Tots Virtual Toybox at ToysforTots.org. For more information, visit OutletsofDesMoines.com.

 

Outlets of Des Moines Presents Santa’s Bedtime Stories Online Starting December 1, 2021

Children of all ages will delight in a visit with Jolly Saint Nick as he reads holiday favorites from his North Pole chair. Outlets of Des Moines presents Santa’s Bedtime Stories, five FREE online readings hosted by Santa Claus from December 1 through December 24. Santa’s Bedtime Stories are between five and ten minutes in length. Videos include 5 More Sleeps ‘til Christmas (Jimmy Fallon), Little Red Sleigh (Erin Guendelsberger), Santa.com (Russell Hicks & Matt Cubberly), Dasher (Matt Tavares) and The Night Before Christmas (Clement C. Moore). Visit OutletsofDesMoines.com or the Outlets of Des Moines Facebook page to tune in for a jolly visit!

 

Outlets of Des Moines

Shoppers will save up to 70 percent off on top brands at Outlets of Des Moines, an open-air lifestyle destination in Altoona, Iowa. Outlets of Des Moines features nationally renowned stores such as Coach Outlet, kate spade new york, Polo Ralph Lauren, Nike Factory Store, Michael Kors Outlet, Express Factory Outlet, Converse, Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armour Factory House, Vera Bradley Factory Outlet Store, Levi’s Outlet Store, Le Creuset, American Eagle Outfitters, and Lucky Brand. Outlets of Des Moines is conveniently located in the heart of Altoona, an entertainment destination featuring Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, Adventureland Amusement Park, and Bass Pro Shops (take exit 141 off I-80 west and from I-80 east take exit 142). It is also served by public transportation via DART’s Route 17. For more information, visit OutletsofDesMoines.com.

 

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For over 40 years, New England Development has taken a creative, entrepreneurial approach to real estate development and management, delivering and sustaining successful projects across a wide range of property types and across the country. New England Development’s robust portfolio of retail projects includes an exciting mix of outlet centers including Outlets of Des Moines in Altoona, Iowa; Asheville Outlets in Asheville, North Carolina; Clarksburg Premium Outlets in Clarksburg, Maryland; and Palm Beach Outlets in West Palm Beach, Florida.           

 

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