As the weather cools down and the holiday season is in full force, consider maximizing your time outside—and enjoy some COVID-friendly fun—by visiting one of Arizona’s stunning outdoor shopping centers. Here are five of the best.
La Encantada Shopping Center in Tucson
La Encantada is an upscale two-level, outdoor specialty center that seamlessly blends Old World Spanish traditions alongside modern sophistication. The space is the first and only luxury shopping center in Southern Arizona, and features brands Brooks Brothers, Crate & Barrel, Tommy Bahama, Michael Kors, lululemon, Sundance, Anthropologie, Apple Store, and Tiffany & Co. For more information, visit www.laencantadashoppingcenter.com.
Biltmore Fashion Park
The Biltmore Fashion Park is a beloved shopping destination for locals and tourists alike. The lifestyle center has a reputation as being Arizona’s original luxury retail destination, and features pristine brands like Saks Fifth Avenue, Ralph Lauren, Hyde Park Jewelers and lululemon. For more information, visit www.shopbiltmore.com.
SanTan Village is an open-air, super regional lifestyle center located in Gilbert that is a staple shopping destination of the area, and is set to expand to include nearly 3,000,000 square feet of retail, restaurants, entertainment, office space, residential and hotel uses. SanTan Village features classic shopping favorites like Dillards, Macy’s, Best Buy and Barnes & Noble. For more information, visit www.shopsantanvillage.com.
Kierland Commons is one of Arizona’s most sophisticated shopping centers that’s located in the heart of Scottsdale. The destination features luxury brands such as Tesla, Eileen Fisher, Crate & Barrel, Coach and Michael Kors. For more information, visit www.kierlandcommons.com.
The Scottsdale Quarter is an open-air center that boasts a unique shopping experience for all who visit. With breathtaking landscapes, decadent dining options and over 80 retailers—which includes the likes of the Apple Store, Amazon Books, lululemon athletica, Intermix, Kendra Scott, among others—the Scottsdale Quarter is the perfect shopping destination for Arizonans this holiday season. For more information, visit www.scottsdalequarter.com.