TODAY Five Below will host the grand opening of a new store in Staten Island, N.Y.â€”its first store in New York Cityâ€” just in time to help teens, tweens and value-minded parents stock up on back-to-school essentials without breaking the bank. Throughout the day, the new store will give away Five Below T-shirts, five cent hot dogs, and other prizes, including one $100 Five Below shopping spree. and The Rangers Street Team from the Kitchener Rangers Hockey Club will make a special appearance!
Why we LOVE this store: Five Below, offers affordable, brand-name merchandise, such as DVDs, games, fashion must-haves, professional sports team merchandise, cell phone and iPod accessories, room dÃ©cor, and more, all priced between $1 and $5. The retailer's back-to-school line includes backpacks, Mead ® Five Star ® notebooks, binders and folders; Crayola ® crayons and markers; pens, pencils, scissors, calculators, locker organizers and more.
WHERE: HYLAN COMMONS 2530 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10306
WHEN: Friday, Aug. 12, 2011
Store hours: Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. EST; Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. EST
Each day during grand opening weekend, the new Staten Island store will be giving away free Five Below T-shirts with any purchase to the first 300 customers. The store will also offer 5-cent hot dogs, and other giveaways including a $100 Five Below shopping spree!