Acadiana Mall closes Thanksgiving, reopens Black Friday

Posted at 10:53 AM, Nov 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-20 16:41:13-05


Acadiana Mall will be closed on Thanksgiving Day again this year. Doors will reopen at 6 am on Black Friday for door busters, giveaways and deals from retailers.

This year’s Black Friday festivities are as follows:

• The first 150 people in line at Santa’s Workshop (between Main Entrance and Center Court)
will receive a mystery retailer gift card, amounts vary. One per person, ages 18 and older.

• Gumbo Entertainment will be pumping out the jams and giving away hourly prizes from
6 am to 2 pm. Shoppers can enter for a chance to win these prizes at the DJ Booth in Center
Court (ages 18 and older).

• Lafayette Coca-Cola will be on-site inviting guests to try out their special HUG Machine.
When guests give the vending machine a big hug, it will dispense a complimentary 12oz
Coke product.

• Guests will be encouraged to visit a selfie station, located near the DJ Booth. Guests can get
creative with the props, snap a pic and share the fun on social media.

“Our doors will be open at 6 am so shoppers can begin the hunt for great gifts for everyone on their list,” said Jamie Stelly, Marketing Manager for Acadiana Mall. “We’re excited to celebrate the start of the holiday shopping season on Black Friday with door busters, hourly giveaways and more.”

*Department store hours vary on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday. For more information on all
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