Aventura Mall Merchant Specials – April & May 2011


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Here are the Merchant Specials we’ve just received from Aventura Mall for the months of April and May, 2011.

APRIL

Papyrus’ Jane Eyre Sweepstakes

Now through Monday, April 11

Enter to win a trip to Yorkshire, England in the Jane Eyre, Visit Bronte Country Sweepstakes at Papyrus! (*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.)

Cole Haan Soles4Souls Partnership

Now through Monday, April 18

Cole Haan has partnered with Soles4Souls, a charity dedicated to changing the world one pair of shoes at a time. Donate a pair of new or gently work shoes at the Cole Haan Aventura Mall store and Cole Hann will take 20% off your entire purchase.

Greeting Cards Buy 3 Get 1 Free at Papyrus

Now through Saturday, April 23

Papyrus loves giving and receiving cards. Whether you’re sending a birthday card to a close friend, celebrating a wedding, announcing a new baby or expressing gratitude with a thank you note, their wide range of cards are perfect for every occasion. Stop in to see the collection of unique styles, including high fashion, photography, illustration, humor, animals, flowers, as well as eco-friendly designs. (Free Card is of equal or lesser value.)

Create a Custom Easter Basket at Godiva

Now through Sunday, April 24

Receive a FREE Easter Basket base and ribbon with the purchase of $25 or more at Godiva. Select your items from the Easter Basket Guide and Godiva associates will assist you.

La Martina Big Brothers Big Sisters Polo

Available now through April 24

Mercedes-AMG, the performance brand of Mercedes-Benz, and La Martina, the maker of polo equipment and apparel, are joining forces to create a limited-edition polo shirt to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami. The shirts are being sold in conjunction with the AMG Miami Beach Polo World Cup with 100 percent of the proceeds going to BBBS, and a goal of raising a total of $15,000 in support of the cause. The exclusive polo shirt is a unique design by Mercedes-AMG and La Martina and includes a special “I [heart] Horsepower” patch and AMG logo, a reference to the stable of high performance AMG vehicles on display including the SLS AMG supersports car and the all-new 2012 CLS63 AMG featuring a peak output of up to 550 hp and 590 lb-ft. of torque.This year’s tournament benefits BBBS and the separate men’s and women’s polo events take place on Miami Beach between 20th and 22nd streets behind The Setai Hotel on April 20th – 24th, 2011

Try on ECCO Shoes & Discover Scandinavia

Now thorough Saturday, April 30

ECCO Shoes offers a broad range of footwear from men’s and women’s dress and casual styles, to kids, golf and sport product, featuring the innovative BIOM running and fitness products. Delivering incredible comfort and style inspired by its Scandinavian roots, the ECCO philosophy is a simple one: Our shoes must follow the foot. Discover Scandinavian style at ECCO Shoes.  Try on some great shoes to enter to win a trip to Denmark now through the end of April.

Venus Mini Med Spa Grand Opening Specials

Now through Saturday, April 30

Venus Mini Med Spa just opened on the Upper Level by Bloomingdale’s! Check out the GRAND OPENING SPECIALS: Dysport: 1 area: $179, 2 area: $299, 3 area: $399; Juvederm: $399; Radiesse: $499. Call 305.931.3118 to book your appointment!

Wedding Promotion at Papyrus

Now through Saturday, April 30

Crane & Co.  Wedding Invitation and Stationery Event are Buy 75 Get 25 Free! Crafted from luxurious 100% cotton paper, Papyrus’ handpicked selection of Crane & Co. products include stationery, invitations, and more.

Nordstrom’s ESTÉE LAUDER SPRING GIFT WITH PURCHASE

Monday, April 11 – Sunday, May 1, Cosmetics

Create Your Gift: Free with any Estée Lauder purchase of $32.50 or more (a $110 value). Start with a chic cosmetics bag. Next add Advanced Night Repair Eye and choose your moisturizer (Daywear or Resilience Lift Extreme). Then choose your foundation shade. And add your lip and eye looks. Get more! Add four eye essentials. Learn how to create sultry, smoky eyes. Both gifts free with any purchase of $60 or more. Both gifts together worth $140 or more. Offer good while supplies last. Quantities limited. One of each gift to a customer, please.

TED’S VIP SPRING SHOPPING EVENT

Wednesday, April 13

Ted Baker invites you to enjoy an exclusive 25% one-day privilege rate. You must register via www.tedsshoppingevent.com for your personal invitation for the special in-store celebration of Ted’s Spring collections. Additional savings are also available on promotional lines. Complimentary cocktails will be available in stores from 6 to 9 pm.

Character Wednesday

Wednesday, April 13, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Rainbow Valley Playground

The Pink Fairy will tell stories and entertain the children.

Bloomingdale’s New York Nights

Wednesday, April 13, The Men’s Store on Lower Level

Guys, it’s time you got your surf style on. Check out the new Surf Shop and get these amazing savings on regular priced men’s fashions: Take 20% off when you spend $200-499.99; Take 25% off when you spend $500-749.99; Take 30% off when you spend $750 or more. Call 305.792.1112 for details.

Laura Mercier Face to Face Event at Bloomingdale’s

Wednesday, April 13, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Enjoy a custom facial from the talented Laura Mercier artists. Call 305.792.1083 to book your appointment.

Laura Mercier Master Class at Bloomingdale’s

Thursday, April 14, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Enjoy a one-on-one master class with the Laura Mercier representative and learn Laura’s secrets for perfect makeup and facial care.

Bloomingdale’s Scents for Spring

Thursday, April 14 – Saturday, April 16, 2 – 6 p.m. Mens and Ladies Fragrances on Lower Level

Enjoy complimentary samples as you experience the newest spring scent collections.

Wacaol Bra Fit Event at Bloomingdale’s

Friday, April 15, Intimate Apparel on Upper Level

Now’s the time to get fit. Receive a complimentary fitting in a Wacoal or b.tempt’d bra from a Wacoal or Bloomingdale’s fit specialist. For every woman who participates, Wacoal will donate $2 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure® for breast cancer research and outreach programs. Wacoal will also donate an additional $2 for every Wacoal bra, shapewear piece or b.tempt’d bra purchased during this event. Plus, receive a must-have cream and gold shopper as a gift to you with your purchase of $80 or more. For more information or to make an appointment, please see an associate.

The Body Shop Makeover Event

Friday, April 15, 12 p.m. Ribbon Cutting; 12 – 2 p.m., 5 – 8 p.m. Shopper Makeovers

Everyone enjoys a makeover and The Body Shop is no exception! The original ethical beauty brand re-opens its doors in Aventura Mall with a fresh new look and great offers for its customers. To celebrate its new look, The Body Shop invites consumers to experience their own “Brush With Fashion” and enjoy a make-up transformation with celebrity beauty expert Shalini Vadhera and enjoy a headshot taken by a professional photographer.  There will be unmissable gifts, prizes and special offers to celebrate the opening. The first 20 people to come to The Body Shop at noon and say the password “Body Butter” will get a free gift. The renovated store will showcase innovative skin care, body care, fragrance and make-up products bursting with effectiveness made from natural ingredients from all four corners of the globe.

LACOSTE + MALANDRINO Collection Debut

Starting Friday, April 15

LACOSTE has partnered with world-renowned French designer Catherine Malandrino to create a romantic and youthful new women’s collection for Spring 2011.  The Aventura Mall location will be one of the select Lacoste boutiques to carry the collection. The pairing couldn’t be more perfect, blending ultra-femininity and “joie de vivre”, the core of each brand’s philosophy.  The LACOSTE + MALANDRINO collection begins with an unexpected encounter of two worlds with a shared French heritage. The fusion of masculine sportif with a feminine perspective creates a new aesthetic – sensual, strong and Paris/New York chic. A wardrobe of fundamental, timeless pieces designed for a feminine, active life. Catherine Malandrino’s classic dress-making techniques of draping, shirring and a unique cut to accentuate the curve of a woman’s body are applied to the iconic LACOSTE polo.  A new dimension of lifestyle-wear for a woman in motion.

Brighten Up Your Mood with Borghese at Bloomingdale’s

Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 30, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Let the experts brighten your day with a luxurious spa treatment that is relaxing and refreshing.

Rebecca Minkoff Pop-Up Shop at Koko & Palenki

Friday, April 15 – Sunday, May 15

Rebecca Minkoff, an industry leader in casual luxury handbags, accessories, and apparel, will launch a pop-up shop at Koko & Palenki.

Henri Bendel Friends & Familt

Friday, April 15 – Monday, April 18

For Henri’s nearest and dearest, enjoy 20% off any full priced purchase during the Friends & Family Sale with code FRIENDSFAMILY.

Bloomingdale’s Pre-Prom Party and BCBG Prom Event

Saturday, April 16, 2 – 5 p.m., Dresses on Upper Level

Join the WHITE HOT Prom Pre Party. You are invited to come and party as you prep for the Prom of a lifetime! Experts will help you find your dream dress then pair it with the perfect accessories and beauty essentials. You will receive 20% off a great selection of Prom dresses. Register to win a Fuji Instax Camera from BCBG. Bring in a gently worn prom gown and it will be donated to Becca’s Closet, which provides formal attire to high school students who otherwise would not be able to attend their prom/homecoming.

GET CHIC, GIVE BACK: DRESS FOR SUCCESS at Bloomingdale’s

Saturday, April 16, Sutton Studio on Upper Level

TAKE 25% OFF your regular-price purchase of $150 or more in Sutton Studio when you donate a new or nearly new career separate to Dress For Success, a non-profit that provides career services to disadvantaged women. OR TAKE 20% OFF your regular-price purchase of $150 or more in Sutton Studio.

Crabtree & Evelyn Mother’s Day Shopping Events

Saturday, April 16

Every Saturday through May 7, receive a free Floral Fragrance 50ml product when you experience the Fragrance Layering Ritual (No purchase necessary. While supplies last.). Get a free tote bag gift including 4 50ml Floral Fragrance Collection Products with any $75 purchase (Limit one free gift offer redemption per customer.  While supplies last.  Discount taken at register. )

Nordstrom’s TOMS Style Your Sole Event

Saturday, April 16, Shoes

You’re invited to the Style Your Sole event! Meet up with other TOMS fans and have your blank Classics customized by local artists. With every pair you purchase, TOMS will give a pair of new shoes to a child in need. One for One. For additional information or special accommodations, please call 305.356.6900 ext. 1400.

Men’s Designer Shopping Event at Macy’s Men Home Furniture

Saturday, April 16, 2 p.m., Lower Level

Stylish gentlemen are invited by Macy’s and Men’s Health magazine to discover the most-wanted looks this season at an exciting shopping event at the Men’s Store. The Men’s Health style editor will give you a preview of the hottest designers’ collections including Hugo Boss, Armani Jeans, Elie Tahari and more!    Shoppers are invited to enjoy an afternoon of shopping, music, refreshments and prizes, with mini-facials by Clinique and Guilty by Gucci fragrance sampling. Plus, relax with a complimentary chair massage and learn how to get in shape with tips from Equinox Gym. Shoppers who spend $150 or more in the Men’s Impulse and Designer Departments the day of the event will receive $50 off their purchase as well as the Men’s Health book, Eat This, Not That 2011 (One per customer. While supplies last.)

L’OCCITANE Peony Product Launch & Promotion

Starting Monday, April 18

In Provence, the peony puts on a dazzling show of colors and scents, coming to life in the fresh spring breeze. The scents of the peony petals blend together in perfect harmony, creating a fragrant waltz of swirling, captivating floral notes that are utterly and beautifully feminine. In other words… the perfect gift for Mom. All the products in this collection contain a peony extract, from peonies grown by the renowned Rivière nursery, in the South of France, using time-tested skills and expertise. Get your gift Beauty in Bloom (a $27 value) with any $100 purchase while supplies last. Gift includes Pivoine Flora Shower Gel and Body Lotion (2.5 fl. oz each) and a Bonne Mere Rose soap 4.4 oz, Pouch.

Ted Baker’s “Better Kate than Never” Collection

Starting Monday, April 18

In celebration of the Royal Wedding on April 29th, Ted Baker has produced a capsule collection, “Better Kate than Never” of men’s and women’s gifts and collectables to commemorate this ‘right royal knees up.’

L’Or De Vie Facial Event at Bloomingdale’s

Wednesday, April 20, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Enjoy a refreshing and relaxing facial from one of the Dior experts.

Laura Mercier Global Artist Jeffrey Tasker at Bloomingdale’s

Wednesday, April 20 and Thursday, April 21, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Jeffrey Tasker is Director of Training and Education and a Global Artist for Laura Mercier, and travels the world as brand ambassador. Jeffrey has worked on the sets of the Today Show, Good Morning America and Sex and the City; at NYC , London and Paris Fashion Weeks; and on the covers of Harper’s Bazaar, Australian Vogue, Korean Allure, Instyle and Vogue magazines. Receive a gift with your purchase.

Bloomingdale’s Beauty of Fragrance

Wednesday, April 20 and Thursday, April 21, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Ladies’ Fragrances on Lower Level

Experience spring’s freshest scents.

Bloomingdale’s La Mer Radiant Facial

Wednesday, April 20 and Thursday, April 21, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Experience a luxurious La Mer facial by a regional anesthetician. Receive a bag filled with samples of all your favorites as your gift with purchase of $300 or more. One per person, while supplies last.

Nordstrom’s Clinique’s 3-Step Skin Care System

Wednesday, April 20 – Monday, April 25, Cosmetics

Just 3 products, 3 minutes, twice a day gives your skin whatever it needs to become clear, smooth, radiant.  Take home a free travel size 7 Day Scrub Rinse-Off Formula with the purchase of any Clinique 3-Step Skin Care product.  Allergy Tested.  100% Fragrance Free. Call your favorite Clinique counter today!

Team Splendid Pep Rally

Thursday, April 21, 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Join Team Splendid in the fight against women’s cancers as they participate in the EIF Revlon Run/Walk on May 7 in LA! Come to the Team Splendid Pep Rally on Thursday, April 21at the Aventura Mall store: 15% of all sales will be donated to the Run/Walk and enter to win the Team Splendid Sweepstakes for a trip to LA, a Splendid Shopping Spree and more. RSVP at RSVP@splendid.com.

Dior National Skincare Specialist Sheba Vignale at Bloomingdale’s

Thursday, April 21, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Meet Sheba Vignale and learn how to achieve perfect, flawless, healthy skin.”Our skin tells our story and no matter what our age, we all want to look good.  I believe having great skin reflects your beauty, inside and out, and boosts your confidence.” — Sheba Vignale.

Bumble and Bumble Private Consultations at Bloomingdale’s

Thursday, April 21, 12 – 4 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Relax and enjoy a private 20-minute consultation with Bumble and Bumble experts and emerge feeling and looking great!

Stuart Weitzman Fall 2011 Preview

Thursday, April 21 – Friday, April 22

Preview the Fall 2011 Stuart Weitzman shoe and boot collection.  Customers have the opportunity to place orders for upcoming Fall 2011 styles, including the latest designs within the collection.  Stuart Weitzman shoes are offered in more than 50 sizes—ranging from size four to twelve as well as an almost unheard of four widths.

Bloomingdale’s Men’s Prada New Fragrance Launch

Friday, April 22 and Saturday, April 23, 2 – 6 p.m., Men’s Fragrances on Lower Level

Be among the first to experience the newest fragrance from Prada.

Swatch Spring Promotion

Friday, April 22 – Monday, April 25

Enjoy 30% off select styles during the Swatch annual sale. Offer not valid on previous purchases and cannot be combined with any other discount or coupon.  Some exclusions apply, see store associate for details.  Offer only valid at U.S. Swatch corporate owned locations and online.  No exchanges.  All sales are final.

Crabtree & Evelyn Mother’s Day Shopping Events

Saturday, April 23

Every Saturday through May 7, receive a free Floral Fragrance 50ml product when you experience the Fragrance Layering Ritual (No purchase necessary. While supplies last.). Get a free tote bag gift including 4 50ml Floral Fragrance Collection Products with any $75 purchase (Limit one free gift offer redemption per customer.  While supplies last.  Discount taken at register. )

Bobbi Brown Global Makeup Artist Rogelio Reyna at Bloomingdale’s

Saturday, April 23, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

From any part of the world, Rogelio has the ability to translate the latest fashion trends into beautiful makeup, making his clients feel glamorous. Rogelio brings the latest in makeup tips and tricks straight from Fashion Week working alongside Bobbi Brown herself. Let Rogelio and his team teach you how to feel Pretty Powerful.

Sony Music Event

Saturday, April 23, Center Court
There will be product demonstrations of Q Music Unlimited, Q Video on Demand, BRAVIAs, and PS2s, VAIOs and Blue-ray players and give-aways.

Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 24

Aventura Mall will be closed. AMC Theatre and the following Aventura mall restaurants will be open:

AMC Theater                          9am – 10:45pm

Bella Luna                               11:30am – 11pm

The Cheesecake Factory      10am – 11pm

Grand Lux Café                      10am – 11pm

The Grill on the Alley              11am – 10pm

Johnny Rockets                      11am – 10pm

Rosalia’s                                  11:30am – 11pm

Sushi Siam                              12pm – 11pm

Nicky Kinnaird Personal Appearance at Bloomingdale’s

Thursday, April 28, 5 – 8 p.m., Cosmetics on Lower Level

Meet Nicky Kinnaird, founder of SpaceNK, as she conducts mini-facials and color consultations. Enjoy some personal pampering from a pro!

Charles Albert Trunk Show at Bloomingdale’s

Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30, 12 – 6 p.m., Fashion Accessories on Lower Level

Handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry set in precious metal. Bold, edgy necklaces, cuffs, rings and bracelets. Elegant, contemporary wearable art.

Ted Baker’s “Better Kate than Never” Event

Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30

Didn’t score an invite to the Royal Wedding?  Come celebrate with Ted with complimentary Bubbly, ‘French Fancy’ Cake and get your very own bespoke commemorative tea towel as a gift with any purchase while supplies last.

Nicole Richie Personal Appearance at Koko & Palenki

Friday, April 29, 2 – 4 p.m.

Meet Nicole Richie at Koko & Palenki! RSVP by emailing rsvp@kokopalenki.com. 10% of the proceeds from your purchase will benefit the Richie Madden Children’s Foundation.

Crabtree & Evelyn Mother’s Day Shopping Events

Saturday, April 30

Every Saturday through May 7, receive a free Floral Fragrance 50ml product when you experience the Fragrance Layering Ritual (No purchase necessary. While supplies last.). Get a free tote bag gift including 4 50ml Floral Fragrance Collection Products with any $75 purchase (Limit one free gift offer redemption per customer.  While supplies last.  Discount taken at register. )

Art of Shaving: Upgrade Your Shave at Bloomingdale’s

Saturday, April 30, Men’s Fragrances on Lower Level

Bring in any full-size product that you currently use (empty or full) and swap it for a 2.5oz Shaving Cream Tube from The Art of Shaving (a $14 value). Receive a $25 gift card on a full-size kit purchase (One per customer; while supplies last).

Culinary Demonstration: Fresh Flavors of the Caribbean at Bloomingdale’s Saturday, Saturday, April 30 at 1 pm, The Main Course Kitchen on Level 3

Meet Hugh Sinclair, chef and owner of Irie Spice, Inc. Personal Chef and Catering Service for a culinary demonstration and tasting of his native tropical aromas and tastes. For more information, call 305.792.1288.

Swarovski Sunglass Trunk Show at Bloomingdale’s

Saturday, April 30, 12 – 6 p.m., Fashion Accessories on Lower Level

Meet our Swarovski representative and receive personal assistance from the newest line. See an associate for details.

Nordstrom’s Fragrance Event

Saturday, April 30, Fragrance

Join Nordstrom at The Fragrance Event to discover the newest launches, shop special gift sets, and let the Fragrance Experts help you find your signature scent. For a limited time, take home an exclusive tote bag and matching coin purse with your $125 fragrance purchase. One per customer, while supply lasts.

Macy’s Home Store’s Look Who’s Cooking

Saturday, April 30 at 1 p.m., Culinary Kitchen Level 2

Chef Thomas Mantovani from Pilar Restaurant will put on a Mother’s Day Extravaganza for this special occasion! Chef Mantovani will be serving samples of his delicious chocolate chip banana bread and Nespresso will be serving sweet samples to wash it down.

·         Mom, don’t forget to stop off at the wish list station and let your family know what would make your day special and Macy’s will send off your wish list to your family!

·         Kids, come by the “World’s Greatest Mom!” station and let mom know how much you love and cherish her!

·         Enter for the chance to win a gift card from Pilar Restaurant, a special Mothers Day basket from Macy’s, and 2 free one-on-one cooking classes with Macy’s Culinary Specialist, Ceci Seitz.

·         The first 50 customers to make a $50 or more purchase in housewares or tabletops will receive a photograph with mom to remember this special occasion.

Event subject to change and/or cancellation. While supplies last. One sample/prize/gift per customer.

The Walking Club, 8-9 a.m., sponsored by Aventura Medical Center meets every Tuesday and Thursday in the Fountain Court for stretching exercises.

Additional Merchant Month-Long Specials:

·         Bath & Body Works, Lower Level

Our Signature Collection, buy 3 and receive 2 free.  Home fragrance mix & match, 4 for $20 or 6 for $24.

·         Zingara Swimwear, Upper Level

Experience the one and only ‘bye, bye winter semi-annual sale’ with savings of up to 70%.

·         KIDZ, Upper Level

Receive 50% off select children’s clothing and shoes.

·         Aveda, Lower Level

Stop by for a FREE hair styling touchup, massage and 2 samples of Aveda professional hair care products. Plus, take home an exclusive Earth Month Aveda tote bags ($100 value) filled with in-store wellness gift certificates and much more with a $35 donation.  See an advisor for additional details.

·         The Men’s Warehouse & Tux, Upper Level

Receive $30 off on a prom tuxedo rental and bring in 4 friends to the store to have a chance to receive a free suit certificate valued up to $400.

MAY

Lacoste + Malandrino Event

Sunday, May 1, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

LACOSTE has partnered with world-renowned French designer Catherine Malandrino to create a romantic and youthful new women’s collection for Spring 2011. To celebrate the new LACOSTE + MALANDRINO collection, the Aventura Mall store invites shoppers to preview the new collection, sip on champagne, nosh on chocolates and pastries, and enter to win a raffle for a Lacoste Gift Certificate.

Crabtree & Evelyn Mother’s Day Shopping Events

Saturday, May 7

Receive a free Floral Fragrance 50ml product when you experience the Fragrance Layering Ritual (No purchase necessary. While supplies last.). Get a free tote bag gift including 4 50ml Floral Fragrance Collection Products with any $75 purchase (Limit one free gift offer redemption per customer.  While supplies last.  Discount taken at register. )

Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders 2011 Final Auditions

Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Center Court

For the ninth year in a row, Aventura Mall will host the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders 2011 Final Auditions. The auditions will showcase the final 90 of 300+ candidates who auditioned for the 40 spots on the 2011 squad. Watch live performances by the 2011 Cheerleader finalists, meet the celebrity judges, and choose your favorite.

Event Overview:

10:15 Meet the Judges – host will introduce the panel of judges

10:30 Competition Kickoff – the event begins with performances by the contestants in groups of 5 and will include a short dance combination and personal introduction.

11:00 Individual Talent Segment – (Contestants 1-44)

During this portion of the competition each contestant must perform a one- minute solo presentation and entertain the judges with their dancing and/or singing ability.

12:00 15 Minute Break – Guest Appearance by Dolphins Mascot, TD

12:15 Individual Talent Segment – (Contestants 45-90)

1:30 Intermission/Judges Discussion

Judges submit their first round of scores. Miami Dolphins Fins Force engage the audience with opportunities to win prizes thru trivia contests and on-stage activities. Also former judges and cheerleaders will speak about their audition experience and take questions from the audience.

2:30 Final Production Number – The finalists have been preparing all week

for their final 30-minute high-energy dance and kick performance. This is the judges’ last look at the candidates before making their decision of who will make the 40 member squad.

3:00 Judges Deliberate – Judges recap the auditions and submit final scores.

On Stage – Performance by Youth Cheerleaders

3:30 FINAL SQUAD ANNOUNCED – the 2011 squad announced live on stage for all those in attendance to witness.

Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 8

What better way to remember mom than with an Aventura Mall Gift Card.

Panasonic 2011 Experience Amazing Tour

Wednesday, May 11 – Sunday, May 15, Center Court

Panasonic is traveling the country to showcase the incredible lineup of advanced entertainment.  Experience the latest and greatest VIERA televisions, Blu-ray players, Home theater systems, LUMIX cameras and camcorders.  Don’t forget to enter for a chance to win a Panasonic 3D Home Entertainment package as well as other great prizes.  Panasonic is bringing you amazing so you can bring amazing home.   Visit panasonic.com/amazing for more information.

Adopt-A-Pet

Saturday, May 14, 12 – 3 p.m., Center Court near Macy’s

Meet some furry new friends and learn how to adopt a dog or cat from the Humane Society of Greater Miami.

Creative Wednesday: Celebrate Creativity in Art with MOCA

Wednesday, May 18, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Rainbow Valley Playground

Make a Maraca using streamers and crayons! Participants will make their own maraca instrument to keep a creative beat. The program is co-sponsored by the Museum of Contemporary Art.

The Walkers Club Appreciation Breakfast

Thursday, May 19, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Fountain Court

The Walkers Club is a way to learn more about ways to keep fit and a great excuse to have fun. Sponsored by Aventura Hospital & Medical Center.

Nordstrom National Active Event

Saturday, May 21

The event will promote Nordstrom’s exclusive Zella active line and will focus on promoting active movement with customers.

Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale™

Sunday, May 22, 12 – 4 p.m., Center Court

Local bakeries, restaurants, marketplaces and hotels will join the Great American Bake Sale™ at Aventura Mall with lots of good things to eat, cooking demonstrations, raffle prizes, and a cupcake decorating station. Proceeds benefit Feeding South Florida and organizations that assure children of access to good nutrition. Tickets for all bake sale items will be on sale at the event for $1 each or $10 for 13 tickets – a baker’s dozen.

Summer Audi Event

Saturday and Sunday, May 28 & May 29, Center Court

Prestige Audi will display their top of the line Audi vehicles to delight shoppers. View the most desirable cars available and Audi Brand Specialists will be on location to answer questions.

The Walking Club, 8-9 a.m., sponsored by Aventura Medical Center meets every Tuesday and Thursday in the Fountain Court for stretching exercises.

Events and locations are subject to change and may be cancelled or postponed without notice.