Joe Bell
Director of Corporate Communications
Cafaro Company
330-747-2661 ext. 771
724-730-4532 (Mobile)

Jacob Stein
Senior Vice President
Boscov's Department Store, LLC
216-392-7560 (Mobile)

Boscov’s Grand Opening Celebration at Eastwood Mall

Boscov’s will host its Three-Day Grand Opening Celebration full of unbelievable Grand Opening specials, entertainment, register to win prizes, a fireworks celebration, free gifts and much more!  “We’ve created an unforgettable Grand Opening Celebration for the Mahoning and Shenango Valley communities,” said Jim Boscov, Chairman and CEO of Boscov’s. “You can expect exciting retailing that combines fun, fashion, community partnership, entertainment and service with jaw dropping pricing on a tremendous assortment of products throughout the store.”

The Boscov’s Three-Day Grand Opening Celebration will occur on:

  1. Thursday, October 7, 2021: Charity Day – Shop for a Cause
    • Make a $5 donation to your favorite participating non-profit and you’ll be the first to see the new Boscov’s and shop all the Grand Opening specials. We’ll have music and entertainment plus a FREE GIFT for you!
    • The first 2,000 customers to visit the Candy department will receive a FREE Asher’s chocolate covered pretzel in celebration of National Chocolate Covered Pretzel Day.


  1. Friday, October 8, 2021: Family Day – Something for Everyone
    • Boscov’s is officially open to the public! Be one of the first to shop all of our Grand Opening specials and enjoy a day filled with fabulous free entertainment for the entire family, including music for everyone and fun activities for kids.
    • The first 5,000 customers will receive a Local Eatery Passport to Savings filled with savings to support local eateries.


  1. Saturday, October 9, 2021: Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Fireworks
    • At 9 am, come watch a parade of antique cars, local dignitaries, mascots and the 125-member Niles High School marching band kick-off our ribbon-cutting ceremony.  Ginny Pasha, President of Trumbull’s United Way, and United Way member agencies will snip a special ribbon made of $100 bills for their organizations plus a $1,000 bill for the United Way, symbolizing Boscov’s commitment to local charities that serve the communities.
    • Throughout the day, discover the best brands and selection at incredible prices while enjoying FREE performances by Elvis Aaron Presley Jr. and Jason Lindsey, aka “Mr. Science”, in the store’s community auditorium.
    • At 9 pm, enjoy a spectacular Grand Opening Fireworks display at the mall. Tune into Hot 101.1 FM to hear synchronized music to the firework show.

Additional entertainment events will continue throughout the entire month of October (see attached a schedule of events).


Based in Reading, PA, Boscov’s operates 48 stores in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Ohio. It is the nation’s largest family owned department store chain. Boscov’s is now celebrating its 107th year as a full-line, full-service department store and is known as much for making shopping fun as it is for offering the best brands at the best prices with incredible service. Boscov’s offers many customer-friendly services, such as a year-round military discount, a gift registry for every occasion and a hassle free return policy. To learn more, visit

The Eastwood Mall Complex is located at 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road, in Niles, Ohio.  It is one of America’s largest shopping complexes, with more than 200

department stores, specialty shops, restaurants, hotels and entertainment options.  The

Eastwood Mall Complex is owned and managed as part of the Cafaro family of companies, based in Niles, Ohio. For more information, visit online at: and