On a forecasted record-breaking heat day, Saturday, March 28, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., the newest outlets in San Ysidro will host the first annual Break into Spring Event, with surf, sun and sensational sounds, on a forecasted record-breaking heat day, Saturday, March 28 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Spring break has never been this hot, but this event will bring coastal fun. Embrace the sun and surf with free fun for the whole family, featuring live radio remotes, entertainment, sales and giveaways and Councilman David Alvarez.
The outlets have invited the community for entertainment and shopping with giveaways of incredible proportion. Two radio stations, 91x and 94.9, will entertain the visitors with music and giveaways, such as many concert tickets and one grand prize of a signed surfboard from all the 2015 Coachella artists. Plus, San Diego Councilman David Alvarez will be on hand.
The shopping center tenants are giving away items such as an O’Neill wetsuit, Volcom-logo'd items and Skull Candy crusher earphones. Local artists and entertainers will entertain the family as it shops for the great outlets deals we know and love. Attendees will have the chance to register for the giveaways at the center starting now! A list of events and giveaways as well as new developments can be found at outletsattheborder.com. Follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for breaking news about more performers and giveaways.
“San Ysidro is a welcoming and gracious community,” said Melissa Adams, outlets general manager. “We will have over ten local groups joining the event. In addition, many stores have special offers and food tasting. We are very excited for the event, which will be fun for the whole family… Did I mention the Easter bunny will be hopping around?”
Here's a sample of the itinerary:
• Bird Huffman, from the Shed, will be on site answering questions on surf etiquette and legacy of San Diego surf, 4-6 p.m.;
• Surfrider will have information on beach clean-ups and many surf-related freebies;
• San Diego Police Department representatives will have community information;
• Councilman Alvarez will have information on the his representation of Southern San Diego;
• 91x radio will give away Fall Out Boy, OK Go and Matt and Kim concert tickets; noon-2 p.m.; and
• 94.9 radio will give away Foo Fighter tickets
Many other items will be given away all day, and the winner has to be on site to win the item.
“San Ysidro Outlets have always been known for value!” said assistant general manager Andres Ripa. “I look forward to creating a new reason to come to the Outlets, and I encourage residents and visitors alike to do the same so we can all have a new venue for family fun."
The new outlets, at 4463 Camino de la Plaza in San Ysidro, are located off I-5 and I-805 at Camino de la Plaza. Take a right off the freeway and your first left onto Virginia Boulevard. You cannot miss the new digital signs. Park next to Panda Express for the best parking.