In celebration of Mother's Day, Simon Malls is hosting "Mom's Nite Out" with various activities focused on rewarding moms, and a silent auction component with proceeds going to the OneFund Boston to support those affected by the tragic Boston Marathon bombings.
The festivities will be held on Thursday May 9 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Northshore Mall in Peabody, as well as 14 other malls in the area.
Burlington mall's event will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Attendees can enjoy refreshments, entertainment, fashion and beauty services.
Prior to the silent auction, Simon Property Group’s Simon Malls and Premium Outlets in New England announced their support of the OneFund Boston with a “kickoff” contribution of $100,000.
“Simon Property Group has a large presence in Boston and the surrounding communities. We are proud to be assisting in the donation process for the families affected by the unfortunate events on Marathon Monday,” said Brian Jenkins, vice president, Simon Property Group in New England. “We are a part of the great city of Boston and proud of our commitment to the city and that of our shoppers, and know Boston will continue to demonstrate its strength and resilience."
Below is a complete list of the malls hosting the event:
Bangor Mall (Maine)
Cape Cod Mall
Crystal Mall (Conn)
Fox Run Mall (New Hampshire)
Mall at Chestnut Hill
Mall at Rockingham Park (New Hampshire)
Mall of New Hampshire (New Hampshire)
Pheasant Lane Mall (New Hampshire)
Solomon Pond Mall
South Shore Plaza
Square One Mall
Items in the silent auction vary from mall to mall, and the donated items are from both mall retailers and local businesses.
Categories of prizes include home improvement, entertainment, health and beauty, travel and more, and winners must be present to accept prizes.