Several businesses at the SanTan Village shopping center will participate in a special two-day, back-to-school event beginning Aug. 16.
The first day of the event, which runs from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday at the SanTan Plaza between Dillard’s and Harkins Theatres, features free entertainment, mini makeovers, massages, prizes and a live radio remote by EVIT’s 90.7 FM “The Goldmine.” Visitors can also win gift cards from shops like American Eagle Outfitters, Johnny Rockets and Grimaldi’s Pizzeria.
Saturday’s event begins at 9 a.m. and ends at noon at the center’s children’s play area and is targeted for a younger audience. Activities include story time with Mother Goose, music, crafts, dancing, refreshments from Caketini and a multitude of gift cards from Auntie Anne’s, Brio, Yogurtopia and other stores.
SanTan Village is located at 2218 E. Williams Field Road in Gilbert, and more information by visiting shopsantanvillage.com.