Diana Edelman

Top 10 Places to Shop 'til You Drop in Las Vegas

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In Vegas, it is entirely possible to shop ‘til you drop. Really. From even scouring the local Walgreens for your Vegas souvenirs to browsing the racks at Barneys to wandering the massive shopping malls (and there are plenty within one block of each other) there is something for everyone. Grab a pretzel or sit down to lunch, then shop, shop, shop.

Fashion Show Mall

Fashion Show Mall

Our top pick, Fashion Show Mall, is home several major department store anchors like Macy’s, Nordstrom, Saks and Dillards. There are also the smaller stores you have come to know and love for clothing, plus specialty stores for furniture, shoes, cosmetics, accessories … you name it, this is the mall for it.

3200 S Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 369-8382 thefashionshow.com

Forum Shops

The most kid-friendly option of the bunch, the Forum Shops located inside Caesars Palace combines entertainment with shopping, thanks to the Roman streets the mall is modeled after and fountains. Its got 160 stores that are more high-end than Fashion Show and Miracle Mile (hello, David Yurman, Apple and Gucci), but not high-end enough to spend your life’s savings. The dining options (Cheesecake Factory, Border Grill, Joe’s Seafood, The Palm Steakhouse) are pretty awesome too!

3500 S Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 893-4800 caesars.com

Town Square

This outdoor shopping complex is located south of the resorts on Las Vegas Blvd. Sure, it’s got the usual suspects like GAP and Hollister, but its also got MAC, Fossil, Sephora and more to get all of that shopping you want done in one place. Town Square brings together locals and visitors and creates a chilled out environment to enjoy a cool night in town. After, head to one of the many restaurants and replenish your energy reserves.

6605 Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 269-5001 mytownsquarelasvegas.com

The LINQ Promenade


Anchored by the world’s tallest observation wheel, aptly named the High Roller, The Linq features a myriad of shops, dining, and even a bowling/music venue which attracts bigger named bands, Brooklyn Bowl. Roam through the LA-based Kitson for some celeb spotting and trendy clothing, or shop for anything from footwear (12 A.M. Run) or the perfect fedora at Goorin Bros. to naughty night time apparel at Ruby Blue and more. Be sure to bop into the local Vegas retailer, Pier 30 for some tragically cool clothing. Food and drink experiences include the gorgeous BLVD Cocktail Company, a posh piano bar with some mean cocktails, as well the beer-friendly Yard House, and sweet treats at Sprinkles and Ghirardelli.

3545 Las Vegas Blvd. (800) 522-4700 yelp.com

Miracle Mile

Located inside of Planet Hollywood, Miracle Mile is part mall and part entertainment, thanks to the theater parked inside. With 170 specialty stores, its easy to spend a day just combing the racks in search of that perfect outfit or gift or whatever it is your heart desires.

3663 S Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 866-0703 miraclemileshopslv.com

Grand Canal Shoppes

Set against the canals of Venice and complete with strolling performers and real gelato, the Grand Canal Shoppes spread between the Palazzo and Venetian stick to the more high-end variety, but also offer favorites like Bebe, The White House| Black Market and boutique coolness you can’t find anywhere else.

3377 S Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 414-4500 venetian.com

Vegas Premium Outlets

For your convenience, there are two Premium Outlets in Vegas — one north of the Strip, and one just south of the resort corridor. The North outlet is outside, while the South outlet blasts you with air-conditioning. A recent expansion gives the North the edge on selection, but both offer heaps of savings courtesy of shops like Banana Republic, GAP, DKNY, True Religion and more. Head early to beat the buses that drop of other discount shoppers like yourselves.

Las Vegas North Premium Outlets: 875 South Grand Central Parkway, (702) 474-7500
Las Vegas South Premium Outlets: 7400 South Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 896-5599

Downtown Container Park

Downtown Container Park

This funky shopping area downtown is built from shipping containers and echoes the funky and hip area where it lives. It’s a hot spot for boutique arts such as Art Box, which sells local artists’ work, and Lead Art Creations, a store focused on rebirths of old stained glass work. But, it’s also got plenty of boutique clothing stores, and even a toy store, Kappa Toys, for kids of all ages (including grown up kids). Sip wine and nosh on artisanal cheese selections at Bin 702 or try the vegan food over at Simply Pure. Be sure to check out the entertainment schedule. This open-air spot features yoga and family-fun entertainment, as well as music events.

707 Fremont St. (702) 359-9982 downtowncontainerpark.com

Crystals at CityCenter

Enter a luxury shopping paradise. Crystals, with its larger-than-life Louis Vuitton marquee outside, is a drool-inducing complex. Here you can find Balenciaga, Dolce and Gabbana, Harry Winston, Jimmy Choo, Cavalli and Versace, among others. Then, after all that shopping, drop your bags and enjoy some luxury dining, because, yeah, they’ve got that, too.

3720 S Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 590-9299 theshopsatcrystals.com

Grand Bazaar

The Grand Bazaar is an outdoor shopping mall in front of Bally’s that offers plenty of ways to drop that hard-won money from the casinos. We’re talking mid- to upscale shops (shrunk down to represent an open-air market, so think kiosks and little stores) that range from Superdry to Swarovski … and everything in between. It has under 10 clothing stores, but is heavy on the accessory shops like Gulten Dye Make Your Own Jewelry and specialty stores that include Las Vegas Magic Shop and Jagua Body Art. It also serves up plenty of places to indulge your tastebuds, including the popular Del’s Lemonade and Lobster Rolls, and Sugar Factory.

3635 S Las Vegas Blvd. (702) 736-4988 grandbazaarshops.com

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