11th annual Legendary Lighting Ceremony, 21 hours of Black Friday shopping, 12-Day Holiday Giveaway Contest, #LegendsHoliday Instagram Contest and more

Kansas City, Kan. (Oct. 20, 2015) – Legends Outlets Kansas City, Kansas City’s only designer outlet shopping center, announces its holiday calendar filled with multiple events and prize giveaways throughout the season.


11th Annual Legendary Tree Lighting Ceremony

When: Saturday, Nov. 21, 6 – 8 p.m.

What: Legends Outlets will celebrate the 11th year of hosting its Legendary Lighting Ceremony on Nov. 21. Centered around its 45-foot holiday tree, the lighting ceremony will welcome Santa Claus to officially flip the switch and ignite a center-wide synchronized light display. The evening will also feature prize giveaways and local musicians playing holiday music. The musicians will perform from 6 – 7:30 p.m., and the countdown to the tree lighting will take place at 7:45 p.m.

#LegendsHoliday Instagram Contest

When: Nov. 21 – Dec. 16

What: Starting at the Legendary Lighting Ceremony on Nov. 21, and for the 25 days following, shoppers can show their holiday spirit by taking pictures in front of Legends Outlets’ 45-foot tree and posting to Instagram using the hashtag #LegendsHoliday. Legends Outlets will track the hashtag #LegendsHoliday and award Instagram followers with various prizes throughout the contest, including a $500 Legends Outlets gift card as the grand prize for one Instagram follower to be announced on Dec. 16. To find out more about the #LegendsHoliday contest, follow Legends Outlets on Instagram at @LegendsOutlets.

Black Friday Shopping

When: Thursday, Nov. 26
  • Early arrivals and giveaways: 11 p.m. – midnight
  • Live DJ entertainment: 11 p.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Black Friday shopping, Nov. 27: 12 a.m. – 9 p.m.
What: Immediately following Thanksgiving night, Legends Outlets will ring of holiday cheer and giveaways as it prepares to open for 21 consecutive hours of Black Friday shopping and savings at its more than 70 designer outlet and retail destinations. Starting at 11 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 26, shoppers can arrive to Legends Outlets’ center courtyard one hour before the center officially opens for pre-shopping fun including a DJ who will increase the energy with holiday music. The first 200 shoppers in line will receive a special Black Friday Surprise Swag Bag containing various gift cards, special offers and products. Black Friday will officially kick off at midnight when the center opens for all-night-long shopping with spree-worthy holiday deals to explore with family and friends.

12-Day Holiday Giveaway Contest

When: Dec. 1 – 12

What: Legends Outlets’ Facebook fans can countdown to the holidays with daily chances to win valuable prizes during the fourth annual 12-Day Holiday Giveaway. From Dec. 1 – 11, Facebook followers can enter-to-win daily prizes including gift cards and/or products from various Legends Outlets’ merchants valuing at least $100. On Dec. 12, the grand prize, a $500 Legends Outlets gift card, will be awarded to one winner for a holiday shopping spree. To find out more about the 12-Day Holiday Giveaway, “like” Legends Outlets on Facebook at and follow on Twitter at @LegendsShopping.

Holiday Hours
To provide shoppers with added convenience, Legends Outlets will extend its operating hours during the busy holiday season.

  • Nov. 26: Closed until 11 p.m. for early entertainment and swag bag giveaways before the center opens at midnight for Black Friday
  • Nov. 27: Center officially opens at 12 a.m. for Black Friday shopping with 21 hours of holiday deals (center will close at 9 p.m.
  • Nov. 28: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Nov. 29 – Dec. 23: Extended holiday hours: Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Dec. 24: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (early close)
  • Dec. 25: CLOSED
  • Dec. 26: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Dec. 27: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Dec. 28 – Dec. 30: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Dec. 31: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (early close)
  • Jan. 1, 2016: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (early close)
  • Jan. 2, 2016: Resume standard operating hours: Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. 
About Legends Outlets Kansas City

Located in the heart of Village West, the state of Kansas’ top tourist destination, Legends Outlets Kansas City is the only outlet shopping destination serving the greater metropolitan region. Conveniently situated at the intersection of Interstate 435 and Parallel Parkway, just north of Interstate 70 in Kansas City, Kansas, Legends Outlets is the home to nearly 75 leading designer and favorite brand-name stores including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Coach Factory, Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Outlet, J.Crew | crewcuts, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Cole Haan Outlet and Under Armour® Factory House, among many more, which offer savings of up to 65 percent off regular retail prices. Also featuring a wide array of restaurant and entertainment venues, the property welcomes more than 10 million guests annually. Legends Outlets Kansas City is the first collaboration between KKR, a leading global investment firm, and operating partner Legacy Development, a Kansas City-headquartered development company. The outlet center is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with some venues open extended hours. To learn more about Legends Outlets Kansas City, visit or call 913-788-3700. “Like” Legends Outlets on Facebook at, follow on Twitter at @LegendsShopping and follow on Instagram at @LegendsOutlets.