Tanger outlets to reopen

Hilton Head Island shopper

Tanger Outlets is completing a $50 million renovation of its Hilton Head Tanger Outlet 1 to create the first LEED-certified green shopping center in Beaufort County and the second of its kind in South Carolina.

The new center is set for its grand opening March 31, 2011; just in time for the influx of more than 100,000 visitors for The Heritage 43rd annual PGA TOUR golf tournament on Hilton Head Island, April 18-24, 2011.

The shopping center will comprise of 177,000 square feet and the following shops will be opening in the newly-renovated center: Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Chico’s, The Children’s Place, J. Crew, Jockey, Jones New York, Kay Jewelers, Le Gourmet Chef, Levi’s Outlet, New Balance, Nine West, Polo Ralph Lauren, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, Sunglass Hut, Talbots, Tommy Hilfiger, White House/Black Market.

Brand new to the center, three national restaurants are being added: Olive Garden, Panera Bread and LongHorn Steakhouse.