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Outlet malls are a cornucopia of popular clothing brands, home goods and other treasures. They allow groups to congregate, stretch their legs and shop together in one location. Peruse the stores and relax outside for lunch in between retail therapy at the following countrywide New England Development outlet malls.
Outlet Malls in the East
Asheville Outlets, North Carolina
After your group has visited signature attractions such as the Biltmore Estate and Blue Ridge Parkway, set aside time for some leisurely shopping. The Asheville Outlets is the only major retail center within 80 miles. Tenants include Coach, J.Crew Factory and American Eagle. Furthermore, find culinary delights such as smoked meats from the Beef Jerky Outlet and decadent desserts at Lindt Chocolate Shop. Tour buses can park in the free lot that surrounds the property. Equally convenient are free shuttles that can be reserved for groups staying at nearby hotels and conference centers. In addition to over 70 stores, Asheville Outlets hosts several events and features delicious dining options. Groups can register for tours of the outlets and receive a coupon book full of valuable savings and a mall map.
Palm Beach Outlets, Florida
If you’re visiting sunny Florida, head to the Palm Beach Outlets decorated with swaying palm trees and plenty of shopping. The 100-plus retailers include notable brands like Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store and Vera Bradley. Comparitively, the neighboring Marketplace at the Outlets Complex includes options for budget-conscious shoppers such as T.J. Maxx and Nordstrom Rack. Fast-casual food restaurants include Moe’s Southwest Grill and Tobu Oriental Eatery. Groups looking for a leisurely meal can enjoy full-service options like BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse or First Watch. Located off I-95, Palm Beach Outlets is easily accessible for those touring South Florida. In fact, the nearby La Quinta Inn West Palm Beach Airport has partnered with the mall to provide shuttle service to and from the outlets.
Situated along the banks of the Charles River in Cambridge, thise multistory mall complex is just steps from downtown Boston and not far from MIT and Harvard Square. CambridgeSide offers over 100 shops and restaurants with stores ranging from Apple, H&M, Superdry, A|X Armani Exchange to Forever 21, Macy’s and Victoria’s Secret. Besides a food court, shoppers can choose from restaurants like World of Beer and P.F. Chang’s. In addition, book a package that includes a 60-minute river cruise (in season), lunch at The Cheesecake Factory and discount store coupons.
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Midwest Outlet Mall Shopping
Outlets of Des Moines, Iowa
Six miles from Iowa’s capital, the Outlets of Des Moines in neighboring Altoona claims prremier outlets. Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Under Armour and Michael Kors are among its renowned tenants. The convenient location at the intersection of I-80 and US-65 makes the outlets a perfect tour stop. Particularly special is the fact that the complex is an attraction in itself. The mall’s figure-eight layout is easy to navigate, and its elegant thoroughfares make for a pleasant four-season shopping experience. Groups of 15 or more receive a free coupon book with discounts at stores such as Tommy Hilfiger, Lucky Brand Jeans and Brooks Brothers Factory Store. Additionally, the complex is adjacent to Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World.
Outlets of Little Rock, Arkansas
The only outlet shopping center in Arkansas is a massive 365,000-square-foot open-air shopping plaze. It features notable brand names such as Banana Republic Factory, Levi’s Outlet Store, Nike Factory Store and H&M. Other stores include footwear retailers (Converse, New Balance Factory Store, Skechers) and home furnishings options (Kitchen Collection, Le Creuset, RH Outlet). Located southwest of downtown at the I-30 and I-430 interchange, the complex is convenient to lodging. Find the Hilton Garden Inn West Little Rock and La Quinta Inn & Suites of West Little Rock a short distance away. The elegant figure-eight design allows groups to browse through storefronts with ease. Besides great shopping, the open-air walkways accommodate visitors with benches and floral displays for enjoyable respites.
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