Arizona is a wondrous state that residents are proud to call home and visitors are thrilled to enjoy during their vacation getaway. The landscape is like no other, and there is so much to be explored, from what nature has to offer but also everything from cultural events to dining and shopping. In fact Arizona has some of the greatest shopping, including outlet malls.
Although it may not have as many outlet mall shopping centers as some other states, what it does have is quality not quantity. Here are some of the more popular choices for outlet shopping in Arizona:Arizona Mills - Located in Tempe, Arizona, this outlet mall boasts about 150 stores making it the largest. Put 5000 Arizona Mills Circle in your GPS and get ready to spend a day or more shopping and dining at this location. On the border of Phoenix, Arizona Mills in Tempe also has almost 30 eating establishments to keep shoppers fed and fueled. Some of the brand names available include American Eagle Outfitters, Crocs, Hurley, Izod, Pacific Sunwear and Reebok. Take care of your appetite from any one of the choices such as Cajun Grill, Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant or Rainforest Café. You may even want to take the kids for game and food at Game Works, take in an IMAX movie or treat yourself to a manicure at Fashion Nails. The entire family will find shopping deals, food and fun at Arizona Mills.
Outlets at Anthem – Also located in the Phoenix area is the famous Outlets at Anthem with nearly 60 brand name stores to explore. Shoppers will find great deals from stores such as Under Armour, Calvin Klein Outlet, G by Guess, Pearl Izumi and plenty more. There are also plenty of choices besides clothing including house and home, leather, luggage and backpacks, sunglasses, accessories and fine jewelry plus more. Grab a bite from choices like Famous Wok or Fresca’s Mexican Grill.
Tanger Outlets Westgate Phoenix/Glendale - Also nestled in the same triangle of Tempe, Phoenix and Glendale is the Tanger Outlets Westgate with around 67 stores. Choose from famous designer brands such as Banana Republic, Michael Kors, Oakley and Puma. For food, there’s China Max and Wetzel Pretzel and more.
In Central Arizona you can also take advantage of the Outlets at Casa Grande in Casa Grande, Arizona. Although slightly smaller, this location still houses more than 20 outlet stores and some places to grab a bite to eat. Whether you are fortunate enough to be a permanent resident of Arizona or just there for a visit, log some outlet shopping time.