Summer Outdoor Shopping Days
At Southlands you are surrounded by the cheerful decor, lots of great stores both national and locally owned and there are lots of ways to get in and out of the parking lot. Skip the in-person event at Belleview Station and instead browse the Denver BAZAAR’s virtual shopping platform. Featuring 60-plus small businesses from throughout Colorado, here you can snag specialty gifts for everyone your list—from apothecary and wellness products to locally made apparel and jewelry. This holiday season, all online orders will have a $5 flat rate shipping, but orders over $100 ship free. Embrace your inner ski vibes at the European ski village-inspired AF Aprés Holiday Market at the Dairy Block. Visitors can shop along the heated alleyway and browse 12 vendors, including both local businesses and national retailers, that offer an array of clothing, sports gear, home goods, and more.
Head to the thrivingAntique Row, where you can browse your way through the diverse offerings of a whopping 18 blocks of antique shops, art galleries, independently owned boutiques and much more. Just a 10-minute drive from downtown, Cherry Creek North is a 16-block walkable district, featuring the region’s largest collection of independently owned shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants and spas. From the latest fashion trends, to home furnishings, jewelry and just about anything else on your list–you’ll find it here. The parking ain’t the greatest for the open air concerts, but they have a wide variety of bands that perform. There are several restaurants that vary from the Olive Garden to barbecue, to fast food.
Here, with the ocean glittering in the distance, you can stroll through Mediterranean-inspired paseos to pursue the latest designer wear at Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdales, and more. Fashion Island is home to renowned fashion labels situated beside some of the best dining options in California, including FIG & OLIVE, Red O by Rick Bayless, and CUCINA enoteca. Get outside and support local vendors at these 12 summer shopping events. Junior League of Denver’s 41st annual Mile High Holiday Mart is going virtual this year. The online mart features more than 60 merchants for a one-stop online shop featuring everything from skincare to jewelry, books, home goods, and more.
Coco Walk is a unique outdoor shopping area located just south of Miami in Coconut Grove. It features a mix of big retailers like Gap, along with local boutiques such as consignment and antique shops. There are also plenty of restaurants and a movie theater to explore as well as nightly entertainment in the courtyard. Thanks to the Sunshine State you can enjoy outdoor shopping malls like Lincoln Road in South Beach. Miami offers luxury shopping with venues like the Miami Design District and Bal Harbour Shops.
Between the ski-mountain base areas of Vail Village and Lionshead, the year-round resort town ofVailhosts hundreds of shops, selling everything from high-end jewelry and fine art to ski boots and cowboy hats. Located in the shadow of the Gore Range, Vail has a distinctly alpine feel. A free bus traverses the pedestrian area for those who are weighted down by shopping bags.