We will end the year 2013 with a shopping trip to New York City! Our first shopping destination will be the Union Square Holiday Market, which features numerous Christmas gifts, items, and ideas sold by over 100 vendors. Our second destination will be Century 21, a discount retail clothing store in Lower Manhattan.
The 19th Annual Union Square Holiday Market is a yearly holiday shopping event and outdoor market that features over 100 merchants. You will find a variety of gift ideas such as glass housewares, handmade jewelry, clothing, Tibetan crafts, and other goods for Christmas gifts. In addition, there are several retail stores in the Union Square area for additional shopping options.
Century 21 is a popular retail store in New York City that offers updated designer merchandise at discount prices. The multi-level store offers all forms of top designer clothing for men, women, and children. In addition to clothing, they also sell items such as luggage, cosmetics, shoes, housewares, and other goods up to 65% off retail pricing.
*A detailed itinerary will be emailed one week before the date of the trip.
-We will meet at the White Marsh Park and Ride at 9:15AM. I will take a MegaBus from Washington, DC and meet you all when it arrives at the White Marsh Park and Ride. I will provide my contact number several days before the trip begins.
-We will be traveling to New York through the Megabus service. Tickets can be purchased online at www.megabus.com ($48 - $60 average for round trip at current time). Members are also welcome to choose any bus service of their choice. Downtown Baltimore offers a variety of transportation options such as Greyhound, BoltBus, and PeterPan.
-When entering website, schedule bus trip for 9:50AM - 1:10PM (Depart to New York), and schedule the return trip for 9:10PM – 12:20AM (Return to Baltimore). The date of the trip is Saturday, December 7, 2013. Please be sure to enter information correctly, as Megabus does not refund tickets; however, they will allow you to reschedule trip 24 hours prior to the scheduled trip date.
-The White Marsh Park and Ride is located at 8476 Honeygo Boulevard, White Marsh, MD 21236 (at the corner of Honeygo Blvd. and White Marsh Blvd.).
-Feel free to e-mail me if you have any questions or concerns.
See you there!