Battlefield Mall Opens On Thanksgiving for Black Friday for the First Time

By KOLR10 News

Published 11/14 2013 07:47PM

Updated 11/14 2013 07:49PM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Battlefield Mall will open its doors early for the first time on a Black Friday this year.

According to a statement from the Mall, stores will be open at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 28 to give shoppers an opportunity to enjoy 25 hours of Black Friday savings.

"Heading to Battlefield Mall with family and friends is the perfect way to wrap up a holiday about gratitude and togetherness," says Tricia Sanders, director of marketing and business development at Battlefield Mall in the statement. "Many families enjoy entertainment traditions around Thanksgiving, whether it's sharing meals, going shopping, seeing a movie or watching a game together. We are excited to meet our customers' different schedules and needs with the variety of retail and entertainment experiences they enjoy at Battlefield Mall, plus extended opportunities for holiday 'doorbusters' and deals to be discovered."

The Battlefield Mall invites shoppers to walk off the Thanksgiving calories while crossing names off holiday wish lists and enjoying Black Friday deals.

Battlefield retailers include Dillard's, Macy's, JCPenney, Sears, Banana Republic, Bath & Body Works, Coach, Express, LOFT, Pandora, Simply Mac, White House Black Market, Victoria's Secret and more.

In addition, shoppers will be treated to special events and promotions Black Friday weekend and all season long.

Families are invited to bring their furry, four-legged family members to the mall for Pet Photos with Santa on Sunday, Nov. 24, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Sunday, Dec. 1, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

On Saturday, Dec. 7, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., families will have the opportunity to enjoy Breakfast with Santa and the Springfield Ballet. It is $10 for adults and $8 for children ages 12 and under. 

The center will also be hosting Caring Santa, a special event dedicated to families that have children with special needs, providing a subdued environment to visit this year's Santa Claus Photo Experience on Sunday, Dec. 8, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
For more information, including a full list of retailers, or to find details about special Black Friday discounts, promotions and extended holiday shopping hours at Battlefield Mall, call (417) 883-7777 or visit their webiste, Facebook page or Twitter.

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