Some Middle Georgia shopping centers are holding special events this weekend to help attract customers.• Macon Mall, 3661 Eisenhower Parkway, Macon: Shoppers can enter a prize drawing for five Apple iPod Nano digital music players. No purchase is necessary. Enter at the mall’s customer service desk any time during mall hours Friday through Sunday or online beginning 12:01 a.m. Friday at www.shopmaconmall.com. All entries will be gathered and winners drawn at the same time. Winners will be notified after Dec. 9.
•The Shoppes at River Crossing, 5080 Riverside Drive at Interstate 75, Macon: Friday, people can win on the spot by interacting with mall prize teams, or “Text-to-Win” for a chance to win a laptop computer or big screen television. For additional information, log on to www.TheGivingSpree.com.
• Dublin Mall, 2005 Veterans Blvd., Dublin: A blood drive will be held 1-6 p.m. Friday.