Sponsored Edition: The Gift of Fab

Lei Chic A few too many Manolos. That extra pair of Choos. That must-have (but only used once) sequin clutch.

This year, you've had your share of naughty shopping sprees. But with the holidays right around the corner, it's time to get busy being nice.

Get on the good side of the list by shopping for a cause during the Ward Centers Festival of Giving.

Just purchase a Festival of Giving ticket for $10. All of the ticket proceeds benefit one of the 100-plus non-profit groups selling the tickets. Tickets are also available at Ward Centers this weekend.

Then flash your ticket at Ward Centers from November 12 to 14 for access to exclusive shopping and dining offers at 1oo-plus shops and restaurants, free family activities and great giveaways.

Sweet Steals and Deals
Take advantage of special discounts from 20 to 50 percent at stores like Cottage by the Sea, Sunglass Hut, The Wedding Café, Roxy and more. Score discounts from 10 to 50 percent at Ward Centers eateries, like Ryan's, Ka, Kincaids, Mocha Java Cafe, Jamba Juice and more. For a complete list of participating merchants, click here.

Giveaways Galore
Head to Ward Centre and spin the Pepsi Wheel to win cool prizes from Ward Centers merchants. Then enter win one of five $100 Ward Centers gift cards. Plus, ticketholders who spend $150 or more at Ward Centers stores or restaurants from November 12 to 14 can receive a free $10 gift certificate.

Family Fun
Enjoy free family activities, like Thanksgiving and Christmas craft making, face painting and coloring, trivia games, spin-and-win educational games, and more. For a complete list of activities, click here.