SOURCE: The Shops at Willow Lawn

The Shops at Willow Lawn

May 09, 2011 13:03 ET

3rd Annual Imagination Richmond Event at The Shops at Willow Lawn Scheduled for Saturday, May 14th

RICHMOND, VA--(Marketwire - May 9, 2011) - The Shops at Willow Lawn today announces that the 3rd Annual Imagination Richmond event will take place on Saturday, May 14th from 10 am - 3 pm.

The popular community event is designed for the whole family to enjoy with free live music from Silly Bus and The Diggity Dudes, Nutsy the Flying Squirrel, strolling entertainment with Jonathan the Juggler, Scarlet the Clown, He-Haul the Clown, Strawberry the Clown, Recycle the Clown, Moon Bounce, Giant Slide, Train Rides, Richmond SPCA, Arts & Crafts, Story Time, Merchant Specials, FREE Giveaways and MORE!

"We invite the community to join us for a day of celebration and imagination. With great entertainment, wonderful community organizations and merchants, the day promises to be fun and exciting for everyone," remarks Sarah North, Marketing Manager, The Shops at Willow Lawn.

Participating community organizations include Annabelle's Angels, Greater Richmond SCAN, Read Aloud Virginia, Regal Cinemas Commonwealth, Richmond Flying Squirrels, Richmond SPCA, Bon Secours, Macaroni Kid, Ronald McDonald House Charities, and VCU Athletics. Merchant participation includes Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames, Chick-fil-A, Ledo Pizza & Pasta, Padows Hams & Deli, Massage Envy Spa, and Qdoba Mexican Grill.

The 3rd Annual Imagination Richmond Event is free and open to the public. For more information visit www.willowlawn.com/imaginationrichmond.php or view updates on Facebook and Twitter.

About The Shops at Willow Lawn

The Shops at Willow Lawn is an outdoor lifestyle shopping center located at 1601 Willow Lawn Drive in Richmond, Virginia and is owned and operated by Federal Realty Investment Trust. Featuring more than 60 shops and restaurants including Old Navy, Staples, Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames, Cocoanut Jewelry, Starbucks, Ross Dress for Less, Rack Room Shoes, Bath and Body Works, Gold's Gym, Padow's Hams & Deli, Chick-fil-A, Five Guys, Panera Bread, Qdoba Mexican Grill, Noodles & Co., Ledo Pizza, Dairy Queen, and Domino's Pizza. For more information visit www.willowlawn.com for follow on Facebook and Twitter.

About Federal Realty Investment Trust

Federal Realty Investment Trust is an equity real estate investment trust specializing in the ownership, management, development, and redevelopment of high quality retail assets. Federal Realty's portfolio (excluding joint venture properties) contains approximately 18.6 million square feet located primarily in strategically selected metropolitan markets in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and California. In addition, the Trust has an ownership interest in approximately 1.0 million square feet of retail space through a joint venture in which the Trust has a 30% interest. Our operating portfolio (excluding joint venture properties) was 93.8% leased to national, regional, and local retailers as of March 31, 2011, with no single tenant accounting for more than approximately 2.6% of annualized base rent. Federal Realty has paid quarterly dividends to its shareholders continuously since its founding in 1962, and has increased its dividend rate for 43 consecutive years, the longest record in the REIT industry. Federal Realty is an S&P MidCap 400 company and its shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbol FRT.

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