The city of New York offers its residents and tourists plenty of great ways to stretch their budgets and still have a good time. Whether you are out shopping for some holiday gifts or to find yourself some useful and unique souvenirs, the following are some of the best places to shop in New York City.
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1. Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls
Located only minutes away from the world famous Niagara Falls and its casinos, are the equally famous Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls. The place is host to around 150 outlets which offer consumers pretty much everything when it comes to branded apparels. And you can get them with a 74% off. Among the famous outlets here you will find Burberry, Coach, Juicy Couture, Banana Republic, Tommy Hilfiger, Hugo Boss, Nike, and Timberland, just to name a few.
2. Tanger Outlets
Tanger Outlets is a shopping mall which features a chain of designer outlets and brand name stores, and you can expect to find all the big names in footwear and apparel here. During the summer, Tanger Outlets plays host to some great free concerts where you get to see (and hear) some famous names.
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3. Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
In Central Valley, New York, you will find Woodbury Common Premium Outlets. The center first opened its gates in 1985 and is owned by Premium Outlets which is a subsidiary of Simon Property Group. The main draw here is brands like Prada, Chanel, Fendi and Calvin Klein. Woodbury Common Premium Outlets is super crowded with tourists no matter what time of year, but the electrifying experience alone is reason enough to give it a visit, at least once in your lifetime.
4. French Mountain Commons & Log Jam Outlet Centers
The French Mountain Commons & Log Jam Outlet Centers hosts a total of 11 stores and 1 restaurant. Here you will find a great variety of options from footwear, apparel and everything in between at discounted prices. Also expect to see some big brands at The French Mountain Commons & Log Jam Outlet Centers too such as Tommy Hilfiger, Kenneth Cole and Gap.
5. Be Part of the Outlet Festival
For those who are searching for a reason to shop, the third annual USA Outlet Shopping Festival, a national annual outlet shopping event, is going to be held from 12 October, 2015 at multiple locations in the US. The festival runs for 4 days over the weekends of Columbus Day and Canadian Thanksgiving. So, you can check local stores to find the details.
Whether you are on the hunt for a professional outfit or casual wear, outlet malls are the best place to find whatever you are looking for. No wonder it is the fastest growing retail sector in the country. So, give the aforementioned outlet malls a visit whenever you’re in New York City. And if you are looking for a NYC rental car to load your findings, visit any of our three locations!