This year marks the 40th anniversary of the opening of Vancouver Mall, the largest, and only, enclosed retail destination in Clark County. The mall is celebrating the Big Four-Oh in style by hosting a fun-filled day of events for the community which will showcase a mix of retail offerings, entertainment, and exciting experiences that will make 2017 a milestone to remember. The family-friendly celebration, which will take place from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 29, features a variety of events and activities is completely free and open to everyone. Here’s a peek at the schedule:
- Fashion Show, noon, H&M Court: View the latest fashions from your favorite stores, featuring looks inspired through the decades. The first 100 to check in will receive a complimentary swag bag.
- Giveaways on the 40s at 12:40 p.m., 1:40 p.m., and 2:40 p.m., H&M Court: Enter for the chance to win a shopping spree, concert tickets, and retailer gift cards and merchandise with drawings held at 40 past the hour.
- Hit Machine concert, 3 p.m., Southeast parking lot: Hit Machine is a band you will never forget, performing all your favorite hits.
Guests will also enjoy exclusive retailer offers, family-friendly entertainment, nostalgic activities, and more. Vancouver Mall (as though you don’t already know) is located at 8700 N.E. Vancouver Mall Drive in Vancouver. It is Southwest Washington’s largest retailer, with over 140 retail stores and eateries, alongside the state-of-the-art 23-screen Cinetopia, a Fort Vancouver Library branch, and the popular Mythic Escapes interactive adventure experience. Through family programming, family-friendly stores, seasonal events, a robust mall walking program and family parking, Vancouver Mall offers a community-focused environment. For more information, call 360-892-6255 or visit www.ShopVancouverMall.com.
Above image: Vancouver Mall, circa early 90s