Ho, ho, ho, shopping elves. Chances are that Black Friday and Cyber Monday helped with scratching a few names off your shopping list, but I’ll bet you still have some shopping to do, don’t you? Relax. You have 24 days to go; that’s still plenty of time. And I have the best shopportunities in town listed below to help guide you. So take a chill pill (preferably with a swig of wine) and enjoy the season. Happy holidays and go shop Vegas.
This Friday, Rapper Desiigner launches his official merch at all Rue 21 stores. He celebrates the event with his fans at an in-store appearance that same day at Rue 21 at Meadows Mall at 6 p.m. See Desiigner and purchase his merch at 4300 Meadows Lane.
December 4th is National Cookie Day! Whole Foods honors the day by offering customers 25 cent chocolate chip cookies until the 6th. Be sure to get enough for Santa. Shop Whole Foods at Town Square Las Vegas, Fort Apache and West Charleston, or in Henderson at The District.
Oh, sure. You shop IKEA for the great furniture and home accessories. But be honest, you go there for the food, too, right? Well then, you obviously don’t want to miss the store’s annual Swedish Julbord buffet happening Friday, December 9th. Tickets are available for only $16.99 per person, $4.99 for kids 12 and under. Purchase them in the restaurant in advance. Seating is limited, so act fast.
“The Julbord buffet lies at the center of a classic Scandinavian holiday celebration,” says Patricia Meumann, IKEA Food Manager. “We invite everyone to celebrate and learn more about Swedish traditions over a delicious meal with family and friends.” Find more information here.
On Saturday, December 17th, spend the evening (3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.) with Chloe at The Forum Shops, and 10% of sales will be donated to Project 150. Discover Chloe’s Alphabet and A-Z rings. Shop Chloe at 3500 South Las Vegas Boulevard.
To celebrate Chanukah in style, Downtown Summerlin will host three nights of different activities starting with the lighting of the Menorah on December 27th at 5:30 p.m. The destination has once again partnered with the Jewish Community Center which will host evening festivities the 27th-29th, including a Chabad Chanukah lighting, family skate night and the Ultimate Challenge for adults. Visit Downtown Summerlin at 1980 Festival Plaza Drive.