The Shops at Montebello celebrates 35th anniversary

Milestone will be marked with signature events throughout the year

January 31, 2020 Los Angeles, CA – The Shops at Montebello, managed by Southern California-based Pacific Retail Capital Partners, is celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2020. The center, located at 2134 Montebello Town Center Drive, will mark this milestone with an anniversary celebration on September 15th, as well as a video series highlighting members of the community sharing their favorite #montebellomoments throughout the years. The series will be released quarterly on the Center’s YouTube Channel, @ShopMontebello. Other events scheduled at The Shops at Montebello this year include a Lunar New Year Celebration, a Women’s Month Paint & Sip, Cinco de Mayo, a one-day beauty event called CosmeCon, Outdoor Movie Night, Hispanic Heritage Month festivities, The Second Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk, Dia de los Muertos, plus many holiday experiences.

Opened in 1985, the center completed two comprehensive remodels over the last 35 years—one in 2009 and one in 2016. With over 750,000 square feet of leasable retail space, The Shops at Montebello is currently home to more than 140 businesses ranging from apparel and sports & fitness to restaurants & eateries and major department stores including JCPenney and Macy’s.   

“This will be an exciting year,” said Marina Satoafaiga, Marketing and Business Development Manager at The Shops at Montebello. “We are hosting so many fun events, including a 35th anniversary celebration, and a ton of other family-friendly activities. And, looking beyond our 35th birthday, we plan to continue to invest in new opportunities that enhance the visitor experience. Be sure to follow along on social media @ShopMontebello for the latest and greatest!”

About The Shops at Montebello

Celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2020, The Shops at Montebello is a modern indoor super-regional shopping center featuring four department stores and more than 140 shops, eateries, and restaurants—remaining the leader for shopping in East Los Angeles. Located on San Gabriel Blvd at the Pomona Freeway (60) and bordered by Montebello Blvd and Town Center Drive, the two-story center is anchored by Macy’s, JCPenney, Macy’s Home and Forever 21. Brand highlights include H&M, COACH, Old Navy, Victoria’s Secret, Olive Garden, Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que, and BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse. A spacious Patio Cafes (food court), family lounge, community center, charging lounges, and a lively calendar of events is rooted in community, culture, and commerce. The Shops at Montebello is operated by Pacific Retail Capital Partners. For more information, visit or follow us on social media at:
Twitter: @ShopsMontebello
Instagram: @ShopMontebello #MontebelloMoments

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