Arizona is not shy when it comes to boasting about the many outlet malls that can be found around the state. While the bulk of the outlet centers are close to the Phoenix area, visitors will also find Tucson, Tempe and Anthem among the cities where shoppers can find name-brand merchandise at up to 70 percent off every day.
Located in the Phoenix/Glendale area, bargain hunters will enjoy digging through all the deals at Tanger Outlets, offering a full selection of outlet stores with some of the top name-brand designers represented. Some of the popular outlet stores include Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Chico's Outlet, Coach, H&M, Nike Factory Store, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th and Steve Madden, just to name a few. Tanger Outlet in Phoenix has one of the best lineups of outlet stores in all of Arizona.
About 30 minutes north of Phoenix in Anthem, shoppers will find the Outlets at Anthem, which is small outlet center that has a good lineup of outlet stores including popular outlets like Ann Taylor Factory Store, Banana Republic, Bose, Columbia Sportswear, Tommy Hilfiger and Nike.
Phoenix Premium Outlets is in Chandler, Arizona, which is located within Wild Horse Pass off of I-10 at Exit 162 and is in close proximity to Chandler, Tempe, Mesa, Gilbert, and Phoenix. Shoppers can browse over 90 outlet stores including Adidas, Coach Outlet, Gap Factory Outlet, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, and Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH.
If more shopping is still on the list of things to do, Arizona Mills is northwest of Chandler and just a short nine mile drive. Arizona Mills in a massive indoor outlet mall that is also a popular entertainment destination. Featured stores include Disney Store Outlet, Amazon Pop-Up, Forever 21, H&M, Chico's, Justice, Aeropostale, Neiman Marcus Last Call, and American Eagle Outfitters.
For choices of how to best be entertained, there is Sea Life Arizona, Rainforest Café, Harkins and the largest IMAX in the state of Arizona. For residents and visitors in Tempe, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Chandler, Mesa, and Glendale, Arizona Mills is a major shopping destination.
Located about 90 miles from Phoenix shoppers will find Tucson Premium Outlets right off of I-10 on exit 244. This is an outdoor shopping center that serves residents and visitors in the nearby communities of Marana, Oro Valley, Dove Mountain, and Tucson. Featured stores include the popular name-brand outlets like Adidas, Banana Republic Factory Store, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, NIKE Factory Store, and Tommy Hilfiger.
Other Outlet Centers in Arizona
In addition to the above, Arizona shoppers can visit a few other outlet malls, including the following
Located on the northwest side of Tuscon, Arizona, the Foothills Mall offers a large selection of name-brand merchandise, six restaurants and the AMC Foothills Theatres.
Sedona Vista Village
Located on the Red Rock Scenic Bway and 50 miles from Flagstaff, the Sedona Vista Villge Outlet is a small outlet center that offers discount prices on a wide range of merchandise including designer apparel, shoes, children's clothing and beauty products.
VF Outlet Center Malls
There are two VF Outlet Centers in Arizona. One is in Mesa and the other one is located in Tucson. The VF Outlets offer bargain shopping for the entire family including jeans, children's clothing, work clothes and lingerie.