Shoppers who are looking for gifts for kids on their lists will be happy to hear that one major retailer is staying open for some extra-long hours this holiday.
Toys “R” Us executives announced Tuesday that their stores nationwide will remain open for 87 consecutive hours.
Beginning at 6:00 a.m. Saturday, December 21 and continuing through 9:00 p.m. Christmas Eve, the stores will remain open for last minute shoppers, according to a press release.
Toys “R” Us locations participating in the holiday hours include the stores in Roanoke, Lynchburg, and Danville.
Here’s the full press release:
WAYNE, NJ – (December 17, 2013) – With one week to go before kids everywhere are snug in their beds with visions of toys, games and dolls dancing in their heads, Toys“R”Us® today announced that its stores nationwide will remain open for 87 consecutive hours, ensuring last-minute shoppers get their #WishinAccomplished.
Beginning at 6am on Saturday, December 21 and continuing through 9pm Christmas Eve*, gift-givers can shop day and night for all of the toys kids want most, including those that can only be found at Toys“R”Us.
In addition, bargain hunters can take advantage of around-the-clock savings and deals, as well as the company’sPrice Match Guarantee, every day leading up to Christmas. With daily deliveries through Christmas Eve, customers can be sure they’ll find store shelves stocked with popular playthings whether they decide to shop now or at the eleventh hour.
“With only eight shopping days remaining until Christmas, we are offering customers extended, uninterrupted time in stores, providing them the opportunity to shop whenever is most convenient for them – whether early in the morning or late at night,” said Troy Rice, Executive Vice President, Stores and Services, Toys“R”Us, Inc.
“Additionally, with the broadest assortment of toys, best in-stock position, toy-trained associates to help with gifting needs and incredible last-minute deals, gift-givers have the greatest chance of crossing off everything on their child’s wish list with ease at Toys“R”Us.”
Following are select deals and discounts available at Toys“R”Us stores beginning Friday, December 20 through Saturday, December 21, while supplies last (no rain checks):
• FREE $20 Toys“R”Us Gift Card with purchase of a 5th Gen Apple® 16GB iPod Touch**
• BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ALL Chuggington™ Engines – Prices Vary***
• BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ALL Totally Me!® by Victoria Justice crafts – Prices Vary***
• BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ALL Power Rangers action figures, play sets and role play – Prices Vary***
• BUY ONE GET ONE 50% OFF ALL FAO Schwarz® toys – Prices Vary***
• BUY ONE GET ONE 50% OFF ALL True Heroes and True Legends action figures, play sets and role play – Prices Vary***
• 30% OFF ALL Angry Birds™ Go! Games – Prices Vary
• ONLY $40 (Each) for Furby™ Boom! – Was $59
As the countdown to Christmas nears its end, savvy shoppers can scoop up the following select savings and deals beginning Sunday, December 22 through Tuesday, December 24, among many others, while supplies last (no rain checks):
• BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ALL K’NEX® building sets – Prices Vary*** (Limit 2 offers per customer)
• BUY ONE GET ONE 40% OFF ALL Disney Pixar Cars and Disney Planes die cast vehicles and play sets – Prices Vary***
• UP TO 40% OFF ALL Avigo bikes, plus get FREE bike assembly with any bike purchase (Excludes clearance)
• 25% OFF ALL Edu Science telescopes and microscopes
• 20% OFF ALL LEGO® Chima™, Friends, Star Wars™, Super Heroes and Technic construction sets
• SAVE $20 on tabeo™ e2 8” Tablet – Was $129.99; Now $109.99 (Limit 2 per customer)
• SAVE $20 on Sofia the First Enchanted Vanity – Was $79.99; Now $59.99 (Limit 2 per customer)
• SAVE $15 on Skylanders SWAP Force™ Starter Pack – Was $74.99; Now $59.99
• SAVE $15 on Disney Infinity Starter Pack – Was $74.99; Now $59.99
Many Ways for Procrastinators to Still Get Their #WishinAccomplished Online
Online shoppers can rest easy knowing there are many options available to ensure their gifts will be wrapped and placed under the tree well before St. Nick’s rooftop arrival.
Customers can browse thousands of toys available onToysrus.com and find exceptional values. Orders placed by 12 noon EST on Monday, December 23 using express shipping are guaranteed to arrive by Christmas Eve****.
Last-minute shoppers can also choose “Buy Online, Pick Up In Store” through 4pm on Christmas Eve and collect their items in-store within an hour. Shoppers may also opt to send presents to loved ones across the country by selecting “Family and Friends Pick Up” and designating a friend or relative to collect the purchase at their local Toys“R”Us store.
In addition, e-gift cards can be ordered at any time, and are sure to bring joy to all who receive them.