South Orange County families are invited to ring in the holidays at the Mercantile East shopping center in Ladera Ranch on Saturday, December 15th from 12 to 2 pm, for a festive “Hawaiian-themed” afternoon. The event will include Moana, the tropical Hawaiian princess, tropical-themed balloon art, face painting, giveaways, Lil’ Dickens Carolers, a DJ spinning kid-friendly holiday music, a photo booth and photos with Santa Claus.
Select stores and restaurants in Mercantile East, anchored by HomeGoods and Dick’s Sporting Goods, will be decorated in the festive tropical theme and provide additional activities, giveaways and special offers including: a prize wheel organized by McDonalds with special giveaways for kids and parents, samples passed out by Tropical Smoothie Cafe, special giveaways from Subway, a Starbucks coconut mocha crème Frappuccino (1 day limited edition) and redeemable rewards, more.
The shopping center will also be giving away a “Moana” themed holiday basket through a FREE raffle hosted at the event. Mercantile East, located at 27612 Antonio Parkway at Crown Valley, will host the holiday festivities in the food court in between Panda Express and Baskin Robbins. For more information on the event, please visit: shopdineladeraranch.com