[Denver Premium Outlets in Thornton. Photo: business.simon.com] Colorado residents are lucky as the state boast a collection of some of the best outlet malls around. At these destinations, you’ll find multiple shops that have the best stock from reputed brands at a very low price. Stock up on your wardrobe without burning a hole in your pocket.
Outlet malls or stores sell goods from manufacturers directly to the customers, without going through the retail chain. Therefore, you’ll get good quality products here at a reduced rate. These stores, also called factory outlets, are present in most major cities around the world. If you’re on a budget, these stores will usually have the best deals on designer brands for you.
They often get their stock directly from manufactures or through wholesale liquidation companies, which buy excess inventory from major outlets and fashion brands. These goods are available at a sale price, which in turn helps the buyers to get a good deal on their products of choice.
Check out these top 5 outlet malls in Colorado, which can give a huge boost to your next shopping spree and save hundreds of bucks on sweet deals.
1. Outlets at Castle Rock
This mall is located between Colorado Springs and the Denver metro area on Interstate-25 in Castle Rock. It houses more than 100 brand stores, like Michael Kors, COACH, Calvin Klein, H&M, and Kate Spade, selling fashion items at low prices. It also has many restaurants and places where you can grab refreshments while shopping. They sell clothing and accessories from the best brands in the world at up to 70% off.
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The Outlets at Castle Rock is beautifully decorated with stone fireplaces and eating areas. It’s the largest open air outlet mall in Colorado and was given the title of Colorado’s Best Outlet Shopping since 2015 by the public. You can get a free Elite Savings Passbook here at Customer Service in the Food Court to gain some extra discounts on your shopping. With so many stores and offers available, it is wise to plan your shopping trip before losing yourself in all the finery.
2. Outlets at Silverthorne
Outlets at Silverthorne has over 50 stores from high fashion brands as well as restaurants and eateries. With its beautiful ambiance beside the Blue River it will give you a complete shopping experience. It was purchased by Craig Realty Group in 2005 and given a $20 million remodeling to make it easier and better for the buyers. It’s located in Silverthorne off Exit 205 on Interstate-70, one hour away from Denver among the gorgeous Rocky Mountains.
It has three villages to explore, and 30 to 70% discounts on every retail store located here. Some of the big names are Nike, Ralph Lauren, Polo, GAP, Banana Republic, J Crew, American Eagle, Jockey, and Levi’s. If you visit their Welcome Center located at 246-V in the Green Village, you can pick up a VIP Savings card. This card will help you get exclusive discounts over and above the already existing offers, so you can buy more and pay less.
3. Outlets at Loveland
Located in the Northern Front Range of Colorado, by I-25 and US Highway 34, Outlets at Loveland can be considered one of the best outlet malls in the state. It has something for your whole family, with its selection of men’s, women’s, and kids’ apparel, shoes, accessories, and handbags. It also features modern, well kept facilities, scenic views, and a Community Room and event space that you can rent.
While shopping in Loveland, you can enjoy the stunning backdrop of the Rocky Mountains. Stores dedicated to brands like Nike, Ann Taylor, Dressbarn, and Under Armour, are available here, which sell goods at up to 70% discount. You will also find that local brands like Turquoise & Tangerine Boutique and The Workwear Store have outlets here. Get their VIP Savings card from the Customer Service desk for additional discounts.
4. Denver Premium Outlets
Denver Premium Outlets sells a wide variety of products like clothes, accessories, fitness and outdoor wear, and food. It houses many major brand stores and restaurants in its large food court, along with a Coloradan outdoor experience where you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the Rockies. It’s LEED certified and has a beautiful outdoor community area for a picnic experience to families.
Along with stores like Kate SpadeNew York, Michael Kors, GAP, Cole Haan, and Banana Republic, it also has architectural structures for shade and seating arrangements for the shoppers’ comfort. A water structure, fireplace and interactive play area are also part of Denver Premium Outlet’s attractions. Here you will get up to 65% discounts on your favorite items. Having a VIP Shopper Club card can get you exclusive offers and additional discounts at the stores in this mall. Check out this place for a budget friendly shopping experience and a day out with your family in Thornton.
5. Colorado Mills Mall
Colorado Mills is a shopping area that features outlets from some of the best brands like Coach, Forever 21, H&M, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, Eddie Bauer Outlet, and J. Crew Factory. You’ll get great quality products from these world class brands at very low prices. Along with retail stores, there are restaurants like Yard House and a theater, as well as community area. You can do retail therapy, watch a movie and spend a great day with loved ones at Colorado Mills.
Colorado Mills is Denver’s only indoor outlet mall and is located in Lakewood on West Colfax near the communities of Golden, Arvada and Denver. It has over 150 stores and also restaurants like Mexican Kitchen and Los Chingones. Entertainment options available include The Bounce Place & Arcade, Jumpstreet, and the United Artists Theaters & IMAX. It’s situated just seven miles away from Downtown Denver, so it will be an easy trip for people living in the city.
For your next shopping trip, swerve away from the expensive stores and pay their factory outlets a visit for great products at even greater prices. Get clothes, shoes, handbags and accessories at these outlet malls and have a family day along with an affordable shopping experience.