The grand opening of the lifestyle phase of The Village at Meridian is scheduled for Friday, October 18. There will be giveaways, face painting, music and more in celebration of the much anticipated shopping and lifestyle destination. The Village at Meridian includes apparel and specialty retail, restaurants and cafes, a movie theatre (tickets are available now for purchase on Fandango!), and office space.
The openings occurring in October 2013 for The Village at Meridian are Village Cinema, Yard House, Kona Grill, Backstage Bistro, Le Crème Frozen Yogurt, White House | Black Market, LOFT, Soma, Pro Image, GoLite and Oconik.
Below is a list of the festivities for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The events below will be located in the Fountain Square. There will also be daily fountain shows every hour on the hour. There is something for everyone so make sure to take the family to enjoy the festivities (my daughter is extremely excited about meeting a princess in Meridian!).
Friday, October 18
6am Keke Luv Live – The first 300 shoppers will receive a “swag bag” which may include one of five “Golden Ticket” chocolate bars that are worth a $500 shopping spree!
10am Ribbon Cutting – including a sculpture unveiling and debut of the fountain show
11am-6pm Kid Zone – Face painting, kids crafts, Village Prize wheel, balloon art, food sampling, Super Hero and Princess Meet & Greet (throughout the day)
6:30-9pm Party Crashers Concert (top 40 music)
Saturday, October 19
10am-1pm Kid Zone – Face painting, kids crafts, Village Prize wheel, balloon art, food sampling
12pm-4pm Super Hero and Princess Meet & Greet
2pm-5pm Pilot Error Concert (classic rock)
3pm-5pm Kid Zone Cookie Decorating
6:30-9pm Imagine Concert (Beatles tribute band)
Sunday, October 20
12pm-4pm Kid Zone – Face painting, kids crafts, Village Prize wheel, balloon art, food sampling
4pm-6pm Soul Patch Concert (country/southern rock)