Tuesday, November 20, 2012
A large number of stores will open at midnight at the St. Peters mall.
Black Friday is coming to Mid Rivers Mall in St. Peters. Several stores at the mall are opening their doors at midnight for the first big shopping day of the holiday season. The stores that will be open at midnight are:
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Walmart announced a Thanksgiving Day start to its sales. Target, Toys R Us, and Best Buy aren't far behind.
Serious shoppers know Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is the day for bargains. Retailers are opening earlier than ever this year with sales to entice holiday shoppers. Walmart has set the bar at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day for 2012 sales to start. Will other stores follow? Macy’s, Target and Toys R Us are among a growing number of shops kicking off Black Friday sales at midnight, the St. Louis Business Journal reports. Area mall doors will open at various times, though some of their stores may or may not be open then. Many sales haven't been announced yet. Target offers a signup to receive text messages of sales, and previews a 40-inch Toshiba TV, a Samsung laptop computer, a Playstation 3 and other sale items on its website. Want…
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Each week, O'Fallon Patch features a planner with weekend events in St. Charles County.
Check out what's happening in and around O'Fallon this weekend. Holiday in the Park Trivia Night 2011 FAM JAM Live Family Theater Holiday Night Lights Drive O'FallonTheatreWorks' Presents A Dickens of a Christmas Carol WingHaven Teen Movie Night: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part Two O'Fallon's Celebration of Lights Birthday Party for Jesus Luncheon Celebration A Christmas Carol United Methodist Women Annual Cookie Walk Big Red Box "Show & Sale" Breakfast with Santa in Wentzville Sounds of the Season at Heritage Museum Spirit of Christmas Dinner and Dance Cans Film Festival at Wehrenberg Theatres St. Peters Choral Society Holiday Performance 13th Annual Lake Saint Louis Holiday Home Tour
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Midnight openings, tech-savvy toys for kids, and a preview of a few Black Friday deals.
This year’s shopping extravaganza will suit early birds and night owls alike. More stores are opening at midnight on the day after Thanksgiving, also known as Black Friday by many retailers. Stores at Mid Rivers Mall, as well as Best Buy, Target and Kohl's will pull their doors open at midnight on Nov. 25. A few stores in Lake Saint Louis’s shopping center, The Meadows, will also be opening at midnight, including Aeropostale, Charming Charlie, Claire’s, Maurices and Victoria’s Secret. Andrea Schwartz, vice president of media relations for Macy’s, said this will be the first year Macy’s stores have opened this early. “This is really what the customers have been asking for,” Schwartz said. Schwartz said Macy’s employees have acted as …
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Patch’s resident fashionista guides you through the perilous waters of this fall’s changing fashion scene.
The whims of fashion are cruel. Just when you thought your austerity inspired black recession wardrobe would last you for years, the fashion industry decided it’s time to boot all that black in favor of something colorfully retro. Here’s what you can expect to see at every place from O’Fallon’s Target to the shops of Mid River’s Mall. Off the shoulder Single shoulder dresses have been creeping into spring fashion, but they’re coming back for fall in a big way. If you have perfectly toned arms and lovely collarbones, this is your chance to show off. Be warned, this isn’t a fashion that will last for long. You’ll look cutting edge this year and horribly dated next year. Patterns: Polka Dots and Plaid If you love vintage pinup and rockabilly …
Thursday, June 9, 2011
From music, to fishing to a whirlwind digital tour, "O'Fallon Patch" has your weekend covered.
Maybe you're into Journey, The B-52s and rocking all night. Maybe you'd rather bait a hook and wait for the fish to come to you. Or maybe a one-hour whirlwind tour of the world sounds good. Regardless, there's probably something going on in St. Charles County for you. FAMILY FUN NIGHT AT MID RIVERS MALL When/Where: 5–7 p.m. Friday at Mid Rivers Mall in St. Peters Why Go: If your kids like face painting, balloons and crafts, then you’ll want to head out to the mall to enjoy the evening. Cost: Free THAT 80's BAND When/Where: 7 p.m. Friday at Rotary Park in Wentzville Why Go: If you’ve never seen That 80's Band, this is the time to do it. Rock out with Valerie Girl and the band as they perform all of your favorite hits from the 1980s. Cost: …