On Your Marks, Get Set, SHOP!

By Reporter, The HighLand Times, Wednesday September 6 2017

There are entertainment & big discounts in store for students on Wednesday 13 September.

Students will once again be the guests of honour at Eastgate Shopping Centre as it hosts its fourth Student Shop-Fest, following the success of previous year’s.

The centre will open its doors after hours exclusively for students on Wednesday 13th September for two and a half hours between 6:30pm and 9pm. 

Students will get to enjoy live entertainment, competitions and giveaways, as well as huge discounts with over 25 of the centre’s most popular retailers offering up to 30% off including; The Body Shop, Topshop, Topman, Superdry, New Look, Debenhams, Boots and Schuh. 

Filling Station will also be offering students a whopping 20% off their food bill on the evening.

Eastgate Centre Marketing Executive Jordan Cooper hailed the previous student event a huge success with over 3,000 students attending in 2016.

He added:

“The student shopping event is a great night with a great atmosphere; we cannot wait to see all of the students back again for our biggest year yet”

The event will kick off at 6:30pm, with popular OutDores DJs providing the beats and Inverness-based singer/songwriters Josh Mackenzie of Lionel, Moteh Parrott & Dylan Tierney performing live outside the centre’s HMV store creating a unique party atmosphere.

Eastgate will also be keeping students entertained with a photo booth, free candy floss & popcorn cart, prize giveaways and a rodeo bull.

Ego Hair Design’s hairdressers are offering free hairstyling during the event to get student shoppers ready for a big night out.

Jackie Cuddy, Centre Manager at Eastgate Shopping Centre, said:

“We’re looking forward to welcoming students to our fourth Student Shop Fest full of great discounts & offers.”

“With all of the fantastic entertainment and activities we have lined up, we’re sure it will be a huge hit with local students.”

Visit: www.eastgateshopping.co.uk to see all the discounts on offer or check out Eastgate Shopping Centre on Facebook for more information.



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