Chadstone – The Fashion Capital will host its famous 34-hour trade from 8am on December 23 to 6pm on Christmas Eve, ensuring shoppers’ Christmas lists are complete with over 550 stores on offer.
The annual shopping event will see over 240,000 visitors through the doors across the 34-hour trade period, with visitation anticipated to peak around 12pm midday – 1pm on Christmas Eve.
As Australia’s biggest shopping destination, Chadstone – The Fashion Capital has everything you need for Christmas in one destination. From thoughtful gift ideas to creating the perfect Christmas lunch menu, decorating your house and experiencing the magic of Christmas with your family in centre.
Chadstone is the destination for visitors to not only tick off their last-minute Christmas shopping lists but to also dine with the family at one of the seven restaurants in the Dining Terrace. Shoppers can have their annual family portrait with Santa at the ‘Twas a Night Before Christmas immersive experience with snow falling on the hour, talking reindeer and a jaw dropping Christmas tree.
Chadstone General Manager, Fiona Mackenzie said, “We’re inviting shoppers to create memories and celebrate traditions in centre this Christmas. The Fashion Capital has your gift ideas, festive menu and entertainment sorted, with more than 90 fresh food stores, cafes and restaurants as well as the brand new food court in the Atrium for people to rest and recharge while doing their Christmas shopping.”
As shoppers prepare for Christmas, fresh food retailers such as Fisch expects to sell over 3,000kg of prawns and 800kg of lobster, scampi, bugs and crab combined with Wish Bone expecting to sell 1000kg of Turkey. Colonial Fresh Market is anticipating over 1,400kg mangos and 1,100kg of cherries to be purchased in the lead up to Christmas day. To ensure visitors have a hassle free visit, Chadstone’s 550 retailers have employed approximately 8,000 team members to cover all 34-hours of trade.
Chadstone offers a 360-degree experience of fashion, food and entertainment from Hoyts and Hoyts LUX to LEGOLAND Discovery Centre and Christmas activities for the whole family to enjoy across the 34-hour trade period.
With over 10,000 free car parks, the free Chadstone Fashion Shuttle which runs throughout the day from Federation Square, as well as new 90-minute quick shop zones, getting to Chadstone has never been easier.
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