While many will be relaxing after Thanksgiving, others will be driving down to Wrentham Village Premium Outlets to take part in the annual Midnight Madness sale. The stores inside the mall will open at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, November 23 and offer plenty of door busters and discounts for those looking to save a little on Black Friday. To help you get ready for the start of the holiday shopping season, Wrentham Patch has put together the five things you need to know about Midnight Madness and Black Friday at Wrentham Village Premium Outlets
1. This Weekend's Mall Hours
- Friday, November 23: Midnight (12:01 a.m.)-10 p.m.
- Saturday, November 24: 8 a.m.-10 p.m.
- Sunday, November 25: 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Holiday Hours: November 26 - December 23
Monday - Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
2. The Parking Lots Open at 11:00 p.m.
While the madness begins at 12:01 a.m. this Friday, the lots do not open until 61 minutes before the stores open. Anyone who arrives at the mall before the lots open will have to queue up outside the entrance of the mall.
3. There Will be Heavy Traffic All Day Friday
Those driving on Route 495 near Exit 15 and on Route 1A near the mall should expect a large volume of traffic all day Friday along with the rest of the weekend. The Wrentham Police are asking residents to plan accordly due to the traffic expected.
4. Restaurants Will be Open
In addition to the stores, the restaurants around the outlets also have permission to open up early. Places to get a bite to eat during the early hours include UNO Chicago Grill which will open at 8:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving and will remain open until it's regular closing time of 12:30 a.m. Saturday.
Cracker Barrel will also have an early open at 4:30 a.m. and will close at 10:00 p.m.
The food court inside of the mall will also be opening at midnight along with the other stores.
5. The Sales and Door Busters!
As part of Midnight Madness and Black Friday, many of the stores will be offering savings and sales for those who show up extra early. Here is a sample of what will be offered. A full list of sales for the entire weekend can be found at Wrentham Village Premium Outlet's website.
Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store: Save an extra 40% off outerwear for women, men and kids; women's boots; women's and men's cashmere sweaters; all red ticket clearance; and more until noon on Friday!
Elie Tahari: Take an additional 15% off your entire purchase until 7 am on Friday!
J.Crew: Save an extra 30-50% off men’s and women’s holiday styles.
Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th: Save 30% – 50% throughout the entire store until noon on Friday!
Sony: Save $500-$800 on 55’’ HDTV’S- 20%-40% off Blu-ray- 20%-50% off headphones- 20%-25% off Clocks and iPod Docks- 20% off Unlocked Android Smartphone’s.