‘Tis the Season to Visit NOLA’s Ultimate Holiday Destination With the holiday season just around the corner, there’s no better place to get into the spirit and find great deals than at Riverwalk Outlets. Want a fun event for you and your kiddos? To get your holiday shopping done early? To check out local vendors? We’ve got all of that and more. Riverwalk Outlets can be your go-to destination for the best deals this holiday season! To Get Your Shopping Done Early: Black Friday at Riverwalk Outlets Join us on Black Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. for awesome deals at over 70 retailers for a head start on your holiday shopping. Need some inspiration? Check out our carefully curated gift guide to help you find the perfect presents for everyone on your list. To Celebrate Christmas Early: Tree Lighting Ceremony Mark your calendars for a magical evening on Tuesday, November 21st, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. as we kick off the holiday season with our tree lighting ceremony. Gather with family and friends in the heart of New Orleans and watch our 30-foot tree come to life with thousands of twinkling lights on Spanish Plaza. Enjoy complimentary beignet and beverage vouchers from Café Du Monde, special appearances from Santa and his friends, and an exclusive keepsake photo. To Relax While Looking for Gifts: Holiday Sip and Shop Take the stress out of searching for the perfect gifts with Riverwalk’s Sip and Shop! Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine from NOLA Tropical Winery while you shop for the holidays at Riverwalk Outlets on December 5th, 12th and 19th. Attendees must be 21+ to participate. To Kick Off Chanukah: Menorah Lighting Ceremony Come together to kindle the light of the menorah and celebrate the miracle of Chanukah on Thursday, December 7th, at 5:30 p.m. on Spanish Plaza. In partnership with Chabad-Lubavitch of Louisiana, enjoy this free event with live traditional Jewish music, kosher cuisine, latkes, Chanukah gelt (chocolate candy), dreidels, crafts and more with the whole family. For the Kiddos: Movies Under the Stars Bring your little ones for two special holiday movies under the stars on Spanish Plaza! Watch Elf on Saturday, December 9th at 5:30 p.m., and The Polar Express on Saturday, December 16th at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy complimentary holiday treats and photos with Santa under the Riverwalk Christmas tree! For Last-Minute Gift Shopping: Magical Christmas Arts & Crafts Show For those who appreciate the charm of handmade treasures, don’t miss our Magical Christmas Arts & Crafts Show on Saturday, December 16th at 10 a.m. It’s a perfect way to knock out last-minute gift shopping while supporting talented local artisans. From handmade ornaments to one-of-a-kind jewelry, you’re bound to find heartfelt gifts for your loved ones. When you’re done, finish the day with The Polar Express at 5:30 p.m. on Spanish Plaza! This holiday season, let Riverwalk Outlets be your go-to destination for savings and events for the whole family! To plan your holiday shopping visit, take a look at our directory. For more information on our holiday events, check out our events page. Happy holidays from all of us at Riverwalk Outlets — we can’t wait to see you this season!