LAHAINA - The Outlets of Maui - located at the former Lahaina Center on Front Street, between Papalaua and Wainee streets in Lahaina Town - will kickoff the biggest shopping day of the year with an around-the-clock shopping extravaganza beginning at midnight on Friday, Nov. 29.
The Black Friday festivities will offer a multitude of options to kickoff holiday shopping.
The new center is the only outlet center in the world on the oceanfront in a historic resort location, showcasing legendary brands, abundant selection and real savings.
Major discounts and in-store promotions from many of the retailers will be the focal point of the evening. Select stores such as Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Guess, Coach, Izod, Lucky Brand, Wilsons Leather, Kay Jewelers, Crocs, Perfumania and Michael Kors will be open at midnight on Black Friday.
Others outlet stores by Gap, Banana Republic, Carter's Babies & Kids, Brooks Brothers and The Luggage Factory will be open for the Grand Opening celebration on Dec. 6.
All of these global brand name outlet retailers are new to the community.
"We believe the people of Maui will be thrilled with the transformation of Lahaina Center to this vibrant, outdoor shopping environment. The Outlets of Maui offers a whole new approach to outlet retail in Hawaii with it's beautiful oceanfront location in this culturally significant historic destination," said Mona Abadir, representative for The Outlets of Maui.
"These global brand outlet stores will attract national and international visitors for shopping, dining and entertainment, while offering local residents the opportunity to 'shop local,' as well as creating jobs for hundreds of residents," continued Abadir.
The center features easy walking, convenient parking, resort and cruise ship bus drop off, as well as new restaurants such as Ono Gelato & Espresso Bar and the future PI Artisan Pizzeria.
Design elements - including a village-style circulation plan, teak furniture, large cafe umbrellas, new directional signage and the iconic clock tower - are fully integrated as part of the overall plan.
Enjoy complimentary parking throughout Black Friday. Hours of operation on Black Friday are midnight to 10 p.m. Daily hours are Monday to Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. (except holidays). For more information, visit www.TheOutletsofMaui.com.