We all love this time of the year, schools are almost starting, and everything is going back to the normal routine of the year. This weekend is one of the dream weekends for shopping lovers! It is the TAX FREE WEEKEND!!! It is the best weekend to do shopping for the family and back to school needs.
This weekend is all about shopping, shopping, shopping!!! Tax free weekend is one of the biggest shopping times of the year after the holidays.
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There are many great discounts at the best tax free weekend shopping malls like Galleria Shopping Center in Dallas, New Outlet Center in Grand Prairie Paragon Outlet Center, Allen Premium Outlet Center in Allen, NorthPark Shopping Center in Dallas, Willow Bend Shopping Center in Plano, Shops at Legacy Retail Stores in Plano and many more shopping centers around DFW area. Most of them open till late hours in this weekend.
Let’s get back to Tax Free Weekend Tips…Most of the retail stores offer discounts and special events for this weekend. Of course there are some rules for tax free weekend not every item is on the list of tax free. “Clothing” is defined as all human wearing apparel suitable for general use including coats, jackets, hats, hosiery, scarves and shoes if the sales price of the item is less than $100 or less.
Which items are TAX FREE? The list of the items (it has to be $100 or less) is tax free this weekend in Dallas area.
Aprons, household and shop, Athletic supporters
Baby receiving blankets, Bandanas, Diapers
Bathing suits and caps, beach capes, and coats
Belts and suspenders
Boots, over shoes
Coats, jackets, capes, and wraps
Costumes (not include masks)
Earmuffs, gloves, hosiery, mittens, hats, caps, scarves
Formal wear, tights, panty hose, socks, stockings, underwear
Insoles for shoes, jogging suits, Lab costs, neck ties, rainwear, rubber pants, sandals, shoe laces, slippers, sneakers, uniforms
*Sport or recreational equipment with a sales price $50 or less per item.
* Computers including tablet computers and netbooks, with a sales price of $3,500 or less per item. There are some rules and regulations on every item so we highly recommend asking the store before purchasing.
* School Supplies with a sales price of $100 or less per item. School instructional materials with a sales price of $300 or less.
This weekend is all about shopping as we mentioned!!!
New Outlet shopping center is opening Thursday in Grand Prairie with more than 100 retailers. The Paragon Outlet Mall is located nearby I-20 and Highway 360 and arriving just on time before Tax Free Weekend.
The Paragon has many retailers as well as Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale’s, Coach, Gap, Michael Kors, banana republic and many more. Official opening is on Friday, 17th 2012.
If you are not in to shopping there are other events that you can enjoy like Iron Maiden Concert…
Are you looking for kid friendly events in Dallas?
Pumpkin Littles Building offers FREE music class demonstration for baby and toddler Music class on Friday 12 pm to 12.30pm and Saturday. Age appropriate interactive songs are designed to promote and maximize the concentration of lots of musical genres, styles, rhythms, and scales and most importantly starting first education.
This great event is on Friday at 12pm – 12.30pm at Pumpkin Littles Building 5439 Glen Lakes Drive Dallas TX 75231 Phone number is 972-591-3861
Who loves Iron Maiden?
After that many shopping you would enjoy with famous heavy metal songs… Iron Maiden is at Gexa Energy Pavilion in Dallas Texas at Friday Aug 17th 8pm
You will enjoy “Two minutes to Midnight” and “The Trooper” powerful hits of Iron Maiden. They are one of the most influential bands of the heavy metal genre.
Gexa Energy Pavilion is at 1818 First Avenue Dallas TX 75210
Phone number for Iron Maiden concert 214-421-1111
The event starts at 8pm on Friday. It might be hard to find a ticket but check it out!!!
Shopping, where to go shopping is the big questions of the weekend…In anyway enjoy your weekend!!!