On Saturday May 3rd Impact Thrift Stores invites you to join us for our 1st Annual FIESTA!!! Cinco De Mayo Celebration” full of live music, kid friendly festivities, and prizes, from 11am-3pm at our Norristown Store, located 1798 Markley Street.
You may be saying to yourself, “Sounds fun, but what is Cinco De Mayo?” Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday full of rich history and Mexican pride. This day commemorates the Mexican Army’s astonishing triumph over the French that took place on May 5, 1862. In 2008, Impact Thrift Stores opened its third store in the heart of Norristown, PA. Not only is Norristown the County seat of Montgomery County, it is also a community rich in cultural and artistic Mexican traditions.
Here is our festive line up for the day:
- 11am- 12pm: Taking center stage is Norristown’s very own Mariachi Pedro Villasenor and folk dancers. Mariachi Pedro will serenade you with his classical, authentic Mexican music, while the dancers add a spicy flair!
- 12pm – 2pm: For the kids, The Elmwood Park Zoo…on Wheels. Featuring live animals and a table filled with feathers, furs, shells and skulls to touch and explore.
- All day: Every shopper will have a chance to win 1 of 5 fabulous prizes: a toy tower, a book lover’s bundle, home décor, fashion-finds or sports enthusiast gift baskets. Each shopper will receive 5 tickets to enter to win. *One gift basket per winner.
- Mexican-style Refreshments (while supplies last)
While you enjoy the festivities, shop the store. Impact Thrift offers a variety of merchandise items at affordable prices. With our merchandise donations arriving daily, inventory changes continually. I’m sure you’ll find exactly what you didn’t even know you were looking for.
We welcome you to join us for our celebration of Cinco de Mayo…Mariachi…Mexican culture…Magificent shopping… a-Mazing animals…and Major fun! Fiesta!!!