Holiday Hours, Deals, Elf Aquarists and More Merriment from The Forum Shops

Happy Holiday Shopping At The Forum Shops At Caesars 
 
Holiday Hours, Black Friday Deals, Shopping Tips and Elf Aquarists Make the Season Merry
 With the holidays fast approaching, The Forum Shops at Caesars is ready to help spread the seasonal cheer and deliver the perfect gift with their celebrated variety of retailers perfect for every taste and style.  The Forum Shops feature 160 specialty shops and restaurants including more than 50 that can exclusively be found in Las Vegas only at The Forum Shops. Even more, the world-renowned shopping destination will be open for regular business hours throughout this holiday season including Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
During the winter season, the classic Roman streetscape at The Forum Shops is magically transformed into a festive scene complete with decorations and enchanting holiday window displays and good cheer. Retailers including Kate Spade, Kiehl’s Since 1851, MAC Cosmetics, Gap, Gap Kids and Baby Gap, Pandora and Swarovski all have a fun seasonal touch in their storefront windows.
While visiting The Forum Shops during the holidays, be sure to visit the Atlantis Aquarium for a festive sight – the Holiday Elf Aquarists. Adorned with elf-style wet suits during this holiday season, the Elf Aquarists will feed the tropical fish Monday – Friday at 2:30 p.m. Please note days may vary.
The 2015/2016 Holiday Hours:
Thanksgiving, Nov 26: 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Black Friday, Nov 27: 10 a.m. – Midnight
Christmas Eve, Dec. 24: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Christmas Day, Dec. 25: 10 a.m. to Midnight
New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Restaurants will remain open after 6 p.m.)
New Year’s Day, Jan. 1: 10 a.m. to Midnight
As the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season approaches, several retailers at The Forum Shops have special Black Friday offers.  An annual tradition, Pandora will release this year’s secret limited edition charm on Black Friday. Donald J Pliner is offering $100 off the purchase of boots and will feature a DJ, treats and cocktails all weekend long. AllSaints will open early at 9 a.m. as will Victoria’s Secret and they are also featuring a free limited edition bling tote with a purchase of $75 or more. Visit www.forumshops.com for additional deals and events.
To make your holiday shopping at The Forum Shops at Caesars even merrier, Maureen Crampton, Director of Marketing, at the premier retail destination offers these additional tips:

  • Take advantage of the convenient complimentary valet parking – With three free valet locations, parking at The Forum Shops is easy and convenient. The VIP valet is off of Frank Sinatra Dr. and Stan Malin Dr., There’s also a Forum Shops valet off of The Strip and a lower valet between The Forum Shops and Caesars Palace
  • Plan your course – Visit The Forum Shops website in advance for a full list of retailers and restaurants and a map to best chart your shopping course.
  • Download the Simon Mobile App – The optimal personal shopping accessory, the Simon Mobile App puts all the stores, maps, news and events right at your fingertips.
  • Work up an appetite – Refuel while shopping by either grabbing a quick coffee or bite or enjoy a relaxing meal at any of The Forum Shops restaurant and dining options including Spago, The Palm Las Vegas, Trevi Italian Restaurant, The Cheesecake Factory, Il Mulino, Border Grill, Sushi Roku, Planet Hollywood Bar & Restaurant and Carmine’s NYC’s Legendary Family Style Italian Restaurant.
This holiday season is also the perfect time to Toss a Coin for Education in support of the Simon Youth Foundation, a program that is dedicated to creating and initiating educational opportunities for students. Each year, The Forum Shops raises thousands for Simon Youth Foundation in coins tossed in the iconic fountains. When you toss a coin in the iconic fountain, you not only make a wish for yourself but also support a student’s wish for education.
About The Forum Shops at Caesars
Defining the luxury retail landscape in Las Vegas, The Forum Shops at Caesars first opened in May 1992 to immediate success. Enjoying two subsequent expansions, The Forum Shops now offers 675,000 square feet of impressive retail, dining and entertainment options.  Featuring 160 specialty shops and restaurants, The Forum Shops is home to some of the most celebrated retailers including many that can be found nowhere else in Las Vegas. In addition to the distinctive mix of retailers and restaurants, The Forum Shops boasts an iconic spiral escalator and the must-see, free animatronic attraction – The Atlantis Show and Aquarium. Consistently named among the top-performing shopping centers worldwide, The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting thematic ambiance. Additional information may be accessed at www.forumshops.com.

The Forum Shops at Caesars Looks Ahead at 2013

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The Forum Shops at Caesars In Las Vegas Continues Winning Streak in 2012
and Looks Ahead for 2013
Premier Retail Destination Named #1 Enclosed Mall
and #2 Overall Mall Worldwide Based on Annualized Sales Per Square Foot

Globally recognized as the premiere address for luxury retail, 2012 was another winning year at The Forum Shops at Caesars. The Forum Shops was named #1 Enclosed Mall and #2 Overall Mall Worldwide based on annualized sales per square foot in Shopping Centers Today – the official publication of the International Council of Shopping Centers. Additionally, The Forum Shops celebrated its milestone 20th anniversary in 2012, hosted its first-ever Special Olympics Torch Relay, welcomed 11 new tenants, celebrated the remodel and expansion of seven current retailers and presented a truly Las Vegas-style Fashion’s Night Out.

This past year, eleven tenants opened inside The Forum Shops including most recently Diane von Furstenberg. Several first-to-market retailers also made The Forum Shops home this year such as Panerai, Hublot, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Hearts On Fire. Also opening in 2012, Alfred Dunhill, Rolex, Kate Spade, Breitling, Henri Bendel and Peter Lik’s newest gallery.

Seven additional retailers within the famed center have either remodeled or expanded in the past year including Louis Vuitton, Salvatore Ferragamo, a doubled-in-size Swarovski, bebe and Brighton Collectibles. In 2012, Fendi expanded with a flagship format, opening a second boutique to house an exclusive stand-alone Fendi Shoe Salon. The widely-popular Planet Hollywood Bar & Restaurant also remodeled and relocated within the center.

Looking ahead to early 2013, NYC’s legendary family-style Italian eatery, Carmine’s will open its first west coast location inside The Forum Shops and classic American fashion designer Michael Kors debuts its remodeled and expanded store.

“We are thrilled to have welcomed a record number of visitors to The Forum Shops during our 20th anniversary year,” said Maureen Crampton, director of marketing and business development, The Forum Shops. “We recognize the growing importance of retail to the Las Vegas visitor. Shopping while in Vegas has grown over the years and today more than 61% of our visitors shop at some point during their stay in Las Vegas. That’s why we take such great pride in offering shoppers the perfect mix of prestigious retailers and desirable brands.”

“We continue to demonstrate strong sales revenue performance at The Forum Shops with a double-digit increase year to date in 2012,” says Vicki Hanor, executive vice president of leasing, Simon Property Group. “Luxury brands, accessories, men’s and women’s apparel and restaurants have all showed particular strength this past year and our strong sales have been positively affected by the center’s luxury brand direction and the continual enhancement of tenant mix.”

With its distinctive painted skies, talking statues and distinctive mix of retailers and restaurants, The Forum Shops have helped define the luxury retail landscape in Las Vegas, and it continues to be the industry benchmark enjoying unparalleled success as the premiere retail, dining and entertainment destination in the world.

Las Vegas Headliners Join the Party for Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops at Caesars

Las Vegas Headliners Join the Party for Fashion’s Night Out at
The Forum Shops at Caesars
Matt Goss, Showgirls from Jubilee!, Chippendales, Frank Marino’s Divas,
and Anthony Cools Among Those Celebrating Fashion’s Night Out
The third annual Fashion’s Night Out is a Vegas-style celebration with iconic local headliners attending the celebrated event on Thursday, Sept. 6 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Forum Shops at Caesars. A number of Las Vegas’ most popular celebrities and entertainers will be on hand to take part in special activities, in-store events, product demonstrations, parties and promotional giveaways.

Look for international singing sensation and Caesars Palace headline entertainer Matt Goss during Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops. His weekend show inside The Gossy Room at Caesars Palace is a very contemporary reinvention of vintage Rat Pack Vegas and features a dynamic blend of musical talent.
The Fashion’s Night Out experience gets even glitzier this year as legendary showgirls from Jubilee! join the celebration. For more than 30 years, the lavish stage spectacular has been an iconic Vegas-style production show at Bally’s Las Vegas garnishing awards year after year. Jubilee! is the last authentic showgirl revue in the city and remains synonymous with Las Vegas.
Chippendale performers will be joining guests and adding a quiver of excitement to the evening at select menswear locations. These handsome male performers can be seen at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, where they entertain inside the Chippendales Theater.
Shop and party all night with superstar female impersonators who uncannily duplicate the likenesses of Britney Spears, Cher, Diana Ross, Beyonce, Madonna, Dolly Parton, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, and Katy Perry from Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas at Imperial Palace.
Also on hand will be world famous hypnotist Anthony Cools, known for his raw and uninhibited attitude. Anthony Cools headlines inside the Anthony Cools Experience showroom at Paris Las Vegas.
Of course, the spotlight will be on fashion during Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops. Live models throughout the retail center will be styled in fashions and accessories from Alfred Dunhill, Anne Fontaine, Bebe, Bettie Page, Brighton Collections, Cache, Custo Barcelona, DKNY, Donald J Pliner, Elie Tahari, Emilio Pucci, Fendi, Gap, John Varvatos, Judith Leiber, Juicy Couture, Pal Zileri, Pandora, St John, Tommy Bahama, Tommy Bahama Women, True Religion, Vilebrequin, and Y-3.
Get in full party mode with live DJs and refreshments at 7 For All Mankind, Bebe, DKNY, Giuseppe Zanotti, La Perla, Ted Baker London, UGG Australia, and Y-3. For specialty cocktails and light bites, try Elie Tahari, Gucci, Scoop NYC, Tadashi, and Valentino. Keep the cocktail parties going with champagne and desserts at Emilio Pucci, Tory Burch, and Brighton Collections. Finish off the veritable buffet with hot chocolate at Vosges Haut Chocolat.
If you love to love a sale, many retailers are offering special discounts for Fashion’s Night Out including Antiquities, Baccarat, Bettie Page, Custo Barcelona, Gap, Intermix, Kiehl’s Since 1851, and Lacoste.
The only thing possibly better than a sale is a gift, and Fashion’s Night Out has plenty of those. Enjoy gifts, gifts with purchase, samples and register-to-win events at Agent Provocateur, Donald J Pliner, Fresh, Hublot, Inglot, Judith Leiber, Juicy Couture, Roman Times, Thomas Pink, Tommy Bahama, Tommy Bahama Women, True Religion, Y-3, Vilebrequin, and for M loyalty members at Guess by Marciano.
Visit Dior Beauty for makeup demonstrations, Anne Fontaine for makeup demonstrations plus a register-to-win giveaway, Sephora for makeup demonstrations plus samples and makeup express service, and MAC Cosmetics for a free makeup application with purchase!
If raffles are just your ticket, stop by Blink Optical, De Beers, Judith Ripka, Kate Spade, and Michael Kors.
Other exclusive events will include a VEGAS magazine photo booth at Marc by Marc Jacobs along with a new fragrance launch, free Astrology and Chinese Tarot card readings at Eric Andrew Collection, a “Crazy Carat” showcase at Fendi, Judith Ripka will raffle a signed Judith Ripka coffee table book, a trunk show at Pal Zileri, a gift drawing at Pandora, and other special in-store events and offerings from Ann Taylor, Bally, Cache, Casa Fuente, Coach, Hearts On Fire, Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, Marc Jacobs, Mont Blanc, Reed Krakoff, St John, H&M, Alfred Dunhill and Tod’s.
Many of the distinctive restaurants inside The Forum Shops are also getting in on the fun with special cocktail creations and promotions. Enjoy a Chocolate Stiletto drink special at Max Brenner – Chocolate by the Bald Man, a complimentary appetizer with purchase of a specialty cocktail at The Palm Las Vegas, discounted cocktails at Planet Hollywood Restaurant & Bar and Sushi Roku, specialty drinks at Trevi Italian Restaurant and Spago, complimentary fare by Il Mulino New York at Judith Ripka, and a special menu at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab with a donation of $1 to Three Square for every piece of seasonal pie ordered.
ABOUT THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success.  An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum.  The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004.  A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world.  The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants.  Additional information may be accessed at www.forumshops.com.
ABOUT FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Established in 2009, Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative created to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence and boost the industry¹s economy. In the United States, the program is collaboration between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company and the City of New York. For more information visit www.fashionsnightout.com, powered by QVC, or join us on Facebook and Twitter (www.twitter.com/fnonyc).

Celebrate Shopping at Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops

Celebrate Style During Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops
 

 

Save the date for the leading fashion event in Las Vegas, the 3rd annual Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops at Caesars on Thursday, September 6 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. The stage is set for a festival of fashion with entertainment; refreshments; one-of-a-kind in-store events; giveaways; celebrity appearances; gifts, samples, and limited edition products.

 

In addition, this year’s Fashion’s Night Out attendees can also register to win one of three $500 shopping sprees to be given away near The Fountain of the Gods at 9 p.m.  With more than 160 specialty stores and restaurants, there’s plenty for all to see, do, and enjoy.

 

Get in full party mode with live DJs and refreshments at 7 For All Mankind, Bebe, DKNYUgg Australia, and Y-3. And if you can’t get enough of all things British after the London Olympics, Ted Baker London will host a Brit-themed bash with British refreshments, music, and complimentary tote bags with any purchase. You’ll also want to visit Giuseppe Zanotti’s soirée featuring a trunk show and the La Perla register-to-win giveaway gala.

 

Keep the cocktail parties going with champagne and desserts at Emilio Pucci, Tory Burch, and Brighton Collections. For specialty cocktails and light bites, try Elie Tahari, Gucci, Scoop NYC, Tadashi, and Valentino. Finish off the veritable buffet with hot chocolate at Vosges Haut Chocolat.

 

If you love to love a sale, many retailers are offering special discounts for Fashion’s Night Out including Antiquities, Baccarat, Bettie Page, Custo Barcelona, Gap, Intermix, Kiehl’s Since 1851, and Lacoste.

 

The only thing possibly better than a sale is a gift, and Fashion’s Night Out has plenty of those. Enjoy gifts with purchase at Agent Provocateur, Donald J Pliner, Hublot, Judith Leiber, Roman Times, Thomas Pink, True Religion, Y-3, Vilebrequin, and for M loyalty members at Guess by Marciano. Inglot will also offer a gift with purchase, as well as a free makeover! And at Fresh, enjoy a complimentary facial as well as your gift with purchase and register-to-win gift bag. Juicy Couture will offer a gift with purchase, as well as a chance to sample their new fragrance launching at Fashion’s Night Out, Viva La Juicy La Fleur. A limited edition scarf exclusively designed for Fashion’s Night Out will also be available as a gift with purchase at Tommy Bahama and Tommy Bahama Women.

 

Not sure if you’ve got that smoky eye just right? Visit Dior Beauty for makeup demonstrations, Anne Fontaine for makeup demonstrations plus a register-to-win giveaway, Sephora for makeup demonstrations plus samples and makeup express service, and MAC Cosmetics for a free makeup application with purchase!

 

If raffles are just your ticket, stop by Blink Optical, De Beers, Judith Ripka, Kate Spade, and Michael Kors.

 

Other exclusive events will include a Vegas magazine photo booth at Marc by Marc Jacobs along with a new fragrance launch, free Astrology and Chinese Tarot card readings at Eric Andrew Collection, a “Crazy Carat” showcase at Fendi, Judith Ripka will raffle a signed Judith Ripka coffee table book, a trunk show at Pal Zileri, a gift drawing at Pandora, and other special in-store events and offerings from Ann Taylor, Bally, Cache, Casa Fuente, Coach, Hearts On Fire, Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, Marc Jacobs, Mont Blanc, Reed Krakoff, St John, H&M, Alfred Dunhill and Tod’s.

 

Many of the distinctive restaurants inside The Forum Shops are also getting in on the fun with special cocktail creations and promotions. Enjoy a Chocolate Stiletto drink special at Max Brenner – Chocolate by the Bald Man, a complimentary appetizer with purchase of a specialty cocktail at The Palm Las Vegas, discounted cocktails at Planet Hollywood Restaurant & Bar and Sushi Roku, specialty drinks at Trevi Italian Restaurant and Spago, complimentary fare by Il Mulino New York at Judith Ripka, and a special menu at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab with a donation of $1 to Three Square for every piece of seasonal pie ordered.

 

Recognized worldwide as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world, The Forum Shops is joining the global celebration of style and self-expression through fashion with an evening like no other. Don’t miss Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops!