The new stores at the expanded Tanger Outlets Lancaster in East Lampeter Township will open Labor Day weekend, according to Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., owner of the shopping complex.
The North Carolina-based real estate investment trust began the 25-store expansion of the retail center off Route 30 across from Dutch Wonderland last year. The new section of stores is at the back of the center.
Some of the new names at Tanger Outlets include: H&M, Columbia Factory Store, Francesca’s, Levi’s Outlet, Express Factory Outlet, Merrell, Under Armour, The North Face, Toys R Us Outlet, Rack Room Shoes, River Street Sweets and Michael Kors.
Over the grand opening weekend, which will run from Sept. 1 to Sept. 4, the hours will be 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday.
Tanger will host a food truck festival with face painters and tethered hot air balloon rides, plus other entertainment including music and art demonstrations.
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers owns 43 outlet malls with more than 400 factory outlet stores in 26 states and in Canada. Shares of the company’s stock are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol SKT.