Microsoft to Open 10th Retail Store in Texas at NorthPark Center in Dallas

microsoft surface2DALLAS, Nov 4, 2014/ — Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Microsoft retail stores will open its doors at NorthPark Center on Saturday, Nov. 8 at 10 a.m., after a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

The opening of the store also marks the presentation of more than $2.1 million in technology grants to local community organizations, including the American Heart Association, Perot Museum of Nature and Science, Communities Foundation of Texas, Big Thought and Make-A-Wish of North Texas.

As part of the grand opening activities, Microsoft is hosting a special performance by Tim McGraw with special guests The Band Perry on Saturday, Nov. 8.

Customers who attend the Microsoft store grand opening ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. CT on Saturday, Nov. 8 have a chance to receive a pair of tickets to the special performance later that day.

The first 2,500 people in line for the ribbon cutting ceremony will receive a pair of tickets to see Tim McGraw and The Band Perry perform live and a chance to win a Meet & Greet with Tim McGraw (100 spots available).

Attendees will be able to purchase a Toshiba Encore 2 8-inch 32GB tablet for just $99. This offer is limited to one per customer while supplies last.

The sales floor area of 5,323 square feet will offer an assortment of best-in-class products, including Windows 8.1 PCs, tablets, Windows Phones, Xbox One, Microsoft Office 365 and more.

Customers also receive end-to-end service with an Answer Desk and knowledgeable staff to answer questions, make recommendations, and help with PC setups and other services, so they can walk out the door with a product that’s ready to run.

In 2009, Microsoft Corp. opened its first Microsoft retail store in Scottsdale, Ariz. Since then, Microsoft has opened 103 retail locations and welcomed 400 million customers to its full line, specialty and online Microsoft retail store properties in more than 200 markets worldwide.

Microsoft to Store at NorthPark Center
NorthPark Center
8687 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75225
(Level one between Nordstrom and Macy’s)