There will be a ribbon cutting by North Little Rock mayor Patrick Henry Hays followed by chocolates and other sweet treats, music by the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra's Quapaw Quartet, a fashion show by Dillard's, and a silent auction benefiting Simon Youth Foundation.
Admission is free.
The celebration continues from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 14) with fashion demonstrations by mall retailers, fashion stops showcasing trends for spring, a makeover giveaway, hourly drawings for prizes, in-store sales and promotions, live music and light bites.
Local restaurants and chefs will be at the mall from 12:30-6 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 15) with food sampling and cooking demonstrations. Shoppers can register to win a night out on the town including dinner for two, entertainment and hotel accommodations and learn about eating healthy. Those who donate a canned or non-perishable food item benefiting Arkansas Rice Depot will receive a gift.
Monday's activities, going on from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., include free ballroom dance lessons and exercise classes throughout the day. Shoppers may enter to win a fitness giveaway including an athletic club membership, ballroom dance lessons and much more. Free health screenings will be provided.
Renovations to the mall, which remained open during construction, include adding a Regal Cinemas theater with 3D and digital projection (expected to open in October), replacing the center court escalator, adding an elevator and a family restroom, redesigning other restrooms and mall entrances, and new seating, flooring and lighting.
For more information call (501) 758-6317.