Microsoft Opens Florida’s Fifth Full Line Retail Store at Aventura Mall
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Help Kick Off Opening Weekend
WHEN: 10:30 a.m. EDT, Thursday, May 29
WHERE: 19575 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura, FL 33180
WHAT: Microsoft retail store doors will open at Aventura Mall on Thursday, May 29 at 11 a.m., after a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Hernán Rincón, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Latin America. Rincón will present more than $1 million in software grants to local community organizations United Way of Miami-Dade, The Arc of South Florida, Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center and Girl Scout Council of Tropical Florida.
This marks Microsoft’s fifth full line retail store in Florida, and 93rd across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. As part of the grand opening activities, Microsoft is sponsoring a special performance by Grammy award-winning Macklemore & Ryan Lewis near Microsoft at the Surface Parking Lot at Aventura Mall on Saturday, May 31.
Customers should arrive early to the grand opening ceremonies on Thursday for a chance to win giveaways and receive free tickets to the special performance by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis that Saturday.
Microsoft continues to expand its existing retail footprint in the U.S. to deliver a premium retail experience that is entertaining and educational and gives customers choice, value and service with their technology purchases.
Wednesday, May 28
9–11 a.m. EDT – Media Preview Tours. Special sneak peek inside the store the day before it opens.
Thursday, May 29
10:30–11 a.m. EDT – Grand Opening Ceremony. Join Microsoft’s Hernán Rincón for a ribbon-cutting ceremony where he will present more than $1 million in software grants.
11 a.m. EDT – Doors open! Microsoft plans a full day of celebration. Microsoft will host giveaways, provide free Macklemore & Ryan Lewis concert tickets and customers can take advantage of great deals on PCs, Windows Phones, Xbox releases and more.
Saturday, May 31
Noon EDT — Gates open for special performance by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Customers who come to the Grand Opening Ceremonies early on Thursday morning have a chance to receive free tickets to the special performance later that day.