With hundreds of people driving in and out of the Rockland Shopping Plaza, it's hard to miss the progress of the new store.
It's located at the previous location across from the Nanuet Mall (Soon to be Shops at Nanuet) and is nestled between between and . Five Below will be bringing new items at low prices specifically for teens and pre-teens.
"We're havng a soft opening (Thursday) night 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.," said General Manager Rob Bures. However, the real fun begins Friday. The grand opening weekend is this Friday - Sunday, Sept 14 - 16.
"(For all three days) We'll be giving away a free T-Shirt to everyone that buys something and there'll be a raffle and drawing for a $100 gift card," said Bures.
There will be two sign up tables outside of the store for the raffles as well as free pencils. All these giveaways are until supplies last. There will be 5 cent hot dogs all weekend, limit three per person.
"Inside we'll have interactive trivia questions for kids 18 and younger. Winners will get a prize," he added. At the end of August, 5 Below had a .
- Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
- Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Here's a look at some items they'll be selling:
- Sports: Team gear, sports balls, fitness
- Media: Headphones, iPhone/iPod, computer and tablet accessories
- Crafts: School supplies, duct tape
- Party: Gift cards, party supplies
- Candy: Sweets, energy drinks, movie theater candy
- Room: Storage and decor, lava lamps
- Style: Tees, accessories, flip flops, nail polish
About Five Below
Five Below is the leading retailer of trend-right, extreme-value merchandise to the teen and pre-teen market - all for $1.00 to $5.00.
Five Below's dynamic assortment of merchandise includes everything from sporting goods, games, fashion accessories and jewelry, to hobbies and collectibles, bath and body, candy and snacks, room décor and storage, stationery and school supplies, video game accessories, books, dvds, iPhone accessories, novelty and "gag," and seasonal items. five below combines exceptional value with trend-right, quality merchandise in a vibrant shopping environment.
Five Below was founded by David Schlessinger, creator and founder of Encore Books and Zany Brainy along with Tom Vellios, former CEO of Zany Brainy.