Forget the turkey and pumpkin pie. For scores of salivating shoppers, Thanksgiving dinner is the prelude to the main event -- Black Friday.
At Tanger Outlets Riverhead, holiday savings begin at 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving and continue throughout the entire weekend.
Beginning with the annual Moonlight Madness event, when thousands of shoppers crowd into Tanger, a cornucopia of special sales and deals will make the midnight trek even sweeter.
For the full scoop, shoppers should go to www.tangeroutlet/riverhead.com before heading to Tanger to download special offers that will be available on the day they are planning to shop, all after-Thanksgiving weekend long.
Tanger Outlets Riverhead will offer special shopper incentives including:
Text To Win Moonlight Madness Sweepstakes: Customers using mobile devices will have the chance to win one of four $1,000 Tanger Shopping Sprees during the After Thanksgiving shopping weekend. Shoppers 18 years or older are invited to Text "SHOP4ME" to 74700 to join Tanger Mobile Deals and be entered. Winners will be chosen by 9 a.m. everyday Nov. 23 through 26 with instructions on how to pick up their gift card at the nearest Tanger shopping center.
Choose Your Day: special offers will be available throughout Thanksgiving weekend at www.tangeroutlet.com, or shoppers can download the Tanger app for iPhone or Android devices.
App Giveaway: November 1 through November 30, shoppers who download the Tanger app for their iPhone or Android will receive a free holiday compact mirror while supplies last.
Shoppers must be 18 years or older to participate in the giveaways. Tanger Moonlight Madness Sale gift cards are redeemable at all Tanger Outlet stores nationwide. The free Tanger gift cards are redeemable at most of the stores at Tanger Outlet Centers nationwide, while supplies last.
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