Bargain shoppers, get ready to save this weekend. The tax free weekend begins Friday at 12:01 a.m. and ends at midnight on Sunday. For those three days, Texas retailers will not collect sales tax on most clothing and shoes that sell for less than $100.
The South Plains mall expects 150,000 shoppers and is gearing up for what they the second busiest weekend of the entire year. Marketing Manager Beth Bridges says, "We've prepared for it and, we're excited. We have security on staff and the parking lots attended."
The South Plains mall is extending its hours this weekend. They're open from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. On Sunday, stores are open 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Some specialty shops will be open even earlier.
Here is a list of taxed/tax-free items.