Shopping Guide

As devotees know, there’s a lot more to shopping than snapping up an item and slapping down a piece of plastic. The shopping experience encompasses everything from diversions such as movie theaters and craft shows to surprises such as live entertainment and rock-climbing walls. The following descriptions aim to capture the ambiance of different shopping venues in the Greater Phoenix area—ranging from small, quaint historic districts to large, contemporary “destination malls” where you can shop, eat, and be entertained.

CENTRAL

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BILTMORE FASHION PARK

A popular, relaxing, and elegant open-air center in a park-like setting. At Camelback Rd. and 24th St. Includes: Saks Fifth Avenue • Papyrus • Ralph Lauren • Pottery Barn • J.Crew • Citrine Natural Beauty Bar

CAMELBACK VILLAGE CENTER

A charming, upscale open-air shopping plaza. At the northeast corner of Camelback Rd. and 44th St. Includes: Kiss Me Kate • Lelli Shop • Carter’s Men’s Clothing • Schmitt Jewelers • Churchill’s Fine Cigars • AJ’s Fine Foods

PARADISE VALLEY MALL

This popular mall offers more than 100 shops and an outdoor patio for relaxing. On the northwest corner of Cactus Rd. and Tatum Blvd. Includes: Dillard’s • Helzberg Diamonds • JCPenney • Macy’s • Aveda • Champs Sports

THE SHOPS AT TOWN & COUNTRY

Relaxed and casual, this open-air center offers an eclectic collection of shops. At Camelback Rd. and 20th St. Includes: My Sister’s Closet • Well Suited • Nordstrom Rack • Trader Joe’s • Pizzeria Bianco • Orvis

UPTOWN PLAZA

A hip and modern open-air retail destination, just off the light-rail stop. At Camelback Rd. and Central Ave. Includes: Francesca’s • Manor Shoes • Muse Apparel • Local Nomad • Huss Brewing


DOWNTOWN

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CITYSCAPE

A lively open-air center offering an eclectic mix of boutiques, restaurants, bars, and entertainment. Spanning Central Ave. between Washington and Jefferson Sts. Includes: Perry Monge SalonSpa • Urban Outfitters • V’s Barbershop • Tilted Kilt • The Arrogant Butcher

MELROSE DISTRICT

A stretch of 7th Ave. known as “the Curve,” this area harbors funky, one-of-a-kind shops with retro wares, vintage threads, and 19th-century antiques. Along 7th Ave. between Camelback and Indian School Rds. Includes: Retro Ranch • Twigs and Twine • Figs Home & Garden • Bizarre Guitar • Green Goddess House of Herbs • Classic House

ROOSEVELT ROW

This downtown enclave is home to a burgeoning arts scene and locally owned shops. Located on Roosevelt St. between 7th St. and Central Ave. Includes: Made Art Boutique • Antique Sugar • Bliss Rebar • Cobra Arcade Bar • Carly’s Bistro


EAST

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AVENUE OF THE FOUNTAINS

This downtown area features a main-street feel, including a shaded corridor of shops. Along Avenue of the Fountains between Saguaro Blvd. and La Montaña Dr. Includes: Fountain Hills Artists Gallery • Sami Fine Jewelry • Fountain Hills Design Center • All American Sports Grill

KIERLAND COMMONS

This “urban village” provides upscale shopping with designer fashions and exclusive brands. Located at Scottsdale Rd. and Greenway Pkwy. in Scottsdale. Includes: White House/Black Market • Rock Star Gallery • Ann Taylor • Crate & Barrel • Sur La Table • Anthropologie • 7 For All Mankind

LA MIRADA

Shopping takes a sophisticated turn at this chic collection of galleries and boutiques on the northeast corner of Pima and Pinnacle Peak Rds. in Scottsdale. Includes: Desertique • Sunny & Chair • The Dress • Del Adora Linens • Essenza Boutique • Mastro’s Steakhouse

LINCOLN VILLAGE SHOPPING CENTER

This quaint outdoor center features high-end shops and noteworthy restaurants. On the southwest corner of Lincoln Dr. and Scottsdale Rd. Includes: Trader Joe’s • AJ’s Fine Foods • My Sister’s Closet • Well Suited • Scottsdale Marketplace • Paul Johnson Jewelers

MARKET STREET AT DC RANCH

This open-air center offers specialty boutiques and distinctive restaurants. Located on the southeast corner of Pima Rd. and Thompson Peak Pkwy. Includes: Airpark Bikes • Betsy and Tracy • I Boutique • BabyLux • Cedar Room Find Cigars & Lounge • Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

OLD TOWN SCOTTSDALE

Imbued with the flavor of the Old West, this cozy, relaxed district offers a remarkable array of shops. Near the intersection of Indian School and Scottsdale Rds. Includes: Bischoff’s Gallery • Faust Gallery • Paul Scott Gallery • Pendleton • Four Winds Jewelry • Old Town Tortilla Factory

THE PAVILIONS AT TALKING STICK

This expansive outdoor shopping center houses 50+ shops and restaurants. At Loop 101 and Indian Bend Rd. Includes: Ross Dress for Less • Men’s Wearhouse • Michaels • Target • Famous Footwear • Hobby Lobby • Burlington Coat Factory

PINNACLE AT SCOTTSDALE

This Spanish Renaissance-style mall offers more than 30 retailers and a variety of restaurants and eateries. At the northeast corner of Scottsdale and Pinnacle Peak Rds. Includes: Bennett Fine Jewelry • Lonni • Diva Divine Boutique • Hornacek’s Golf • The Bourbon Cellar

THE PROMENADE

This chic outdoor center features a variety of stores and restaurants. On the corner of Scottsdale Rd. and Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd. Includes: Pier 1 Imports • Ulta Beauty • Nordstrom Rack • New Balance • Carter’s • Cost Plus World Market • Stein Mart

SCOTTSDALE 101

A power center for shoppers, complete with high-end stores and a movie theater with one of the area’s largest screens. Located at the southwest corner of Loop 101 and Scottsdale Rd. Includes: Ethan Allen • Bed Bath & Beyond • PGA Tour Superstore • Merle Norman Cosmetics • Ashley Furniture Home Store • The White Chocolate Grill

SCOTTSDALE ARTS DISTRICT

This arts district consists of two areas—Marshall Way and Main St.—contributing to Scottsdale’s reputation as a great arts destination. Extends eastward from 69th St. to Scottsdale Rd. and northward from 1st St. to Shoeman Ln. Includes: Wilde Meyer Gallery • Pejman Gallery • Xanadu Gallery • The Legacy Gallery

SCOTTSDALE FASHION SQUARE

At 1.8 million square feet, this center is undoubtedly one of the Southwest’s premier destinations for upscale shopping, dining, and entertainment. At Scottsdale and Camelback Rds. Includes: Prada • Neiman Marcus • Gucci • Nordstrom • Tiffany & Co. • Jimmy Choo • H&M • Lacoste • Louis Vuitton • Burberry • Kate Spade New York

SCOTTSDALE QUARTER

This open-air urban lifestyle center offers boutiques, restaurants, and nightlife. At Scottsdale Rd. and Greenway Pkwy. Includes: Express • Apple Store • H&M • Sephora • Lululemon Athletica • West Elm • L’Occitane • Free People • Calvin Klein Performance • Warby Parker • Urban Outfitters

THE SHOPS AT HILTON VILLAGE

This cheerful center presents an eclectic assortment of shops. Located on Scottsdale Rd. between Lincoln and McDonald Drs. Includes: To Be Continued • Dolce Boutique • Exclusively Big & Tall • The Linen Tree • Chico’s • Patrick James • Veneto Trattoria Italiana

THE SHOPS GAINEY VILLAGE

These linked outdoor plazas, built to resemble a rustic village, provide a blend of upscale shops and eateries. At Scottsdale and Doubletree Ranch Rds. Includes: Oliver Smith Jeweler • Bryn Walker • Ritzy Rags and Shoes • Carine • Diva • Paris Paris • Chez Vous French Creperie

SOUTHBRIDGE DISTRICT

This beautiful shopping destination places high-end boutiques in an elegant, open-air setting surrounded by courtyards and fountains. At Scottsdale and Camelback Rds. Includes: Garage Boutique • Nestldown Linens • Oh My Dog! Boutique Hotel & Spa • Ooo! Outside of Ordinary • Thaku’s Menswear • Marcellino’s Ristorate


NORTHEAST

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CAVE CREEK

Explore the variety of antique shops and restaurants along the main street of this quaint Western town. Located along East Cave Creek Rd. between North Cave Creek and Tom Darlington Rds. Includes: Lazy Lizard • Blue Coyote Gallery • Out West Interiors • Retablo • Cave Creek Cowboy Company

DESERT RIDGE MARKETPLACE

Outdoors yet protected from the elements, this fun, 1.2-million-square-foot center offers something for everyone. Located at Tatum Blvd. and Loop 101 in Phoenix. Includes: American Eagle Outfitters • DSW • Kohl’s • Pier 1 Imports • Barnes & Noble • Old Navy • 18-screen movie theater

EASY STREET

Take a stroll down what some consider the main street of Carefree, complete with galleries, shops, restaurants, and even a farmers market. Find Easy St. between Cave Creek and Tom Darlington Rds. Includes: Yahn’s Fine Jewelry & Accents • English Rose Tea Room • Wild Holly Gallery • Venues Café

SPANISH VILLAGE

Seasoned with the flavor of old Europe, this shopping oasis offers a refreshing change of pace with specialty shops and restaurants. Located at the intersection of Cave Creek and Tom Darlington Rds. in Carefree. Includes: J. Patrick Jewelers • Desert Treasures • Adelante Art Gallery • Black Mountain Coffee Shop & Café


SOUTHEAST

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ARIZONA MILLS

With more than 180 retail stores, entertainment venues, and restaurants, this shopping center provides an entertaining experience for the whole family. Located at the junction of I-10 and the Superstition Fwy. Includes: H&M • G by Guess • Chico’s • Disney outlet • Legoland Discovery Center Arizona • Sea Life Arizona

CHANDLER FASHION CENTER

Attached to an outdoor village, this indoor shopping mall holds an impressive mix of retailers. Located on Chandler Blvd. at Loop 101. Includes: Nordstrom • Pottery Barn • Sephora • Express • Dillard’s • American Eagle Outfitters • Lego • Hot Topic • Lucky Brand • H&M • Coach • The Cheesecake Factory

DOWNTOWN CHANDLER

Located in the heart of Chandler, this historic area features shops, restaurants, and a park. Between Chandler Blvd. and Pecos Rd. along Arizona Ave. Includes: Sibley’s West • Saba’s Western Wear • Blue Planet • Shoe Thrill • Vision Gallery • SanTan Brewing Company

DOWNTOWN MESA

The 6-block area of Main St. offers a variety of shops, restaurants, and award-winning museums. Along Main St. from Country Club Dr. to Mesa Dr. Includes: Antique Plaza • History by George • Dickson’s Jewelers • Milano Music Center • Prime Cut and Sew

DOWNTOWN TEMPE

With more than 30 boutiques and shops, you can do some great shopping along Mill Ave. in youthful Downtown Tempe. Extends from University Dr. to Rio Salado Pkwy. Includes: Urban Outfitters • Cactus Sports • Yucatecan Imports • The Flow Shop • The Shoe Mill

MESA RIVERVIEW

An oasis of 1.1 million square feet of retail space offering fun for the whole family. At Dobson Rd. and Loop 202. Includes: Bass Pro Shops • Bed Bath & Beyond • Ski Pro • Boot Barn • Marshalls • Famous Dave’s

PHOENIX PREMIUM OUTLETS

This village-style open-air center offers an upscale shopping experience with various designer outlet stores. Located at Wild Horse Pass. Includes: Levi’s Outlet Store • Michael Kors Outlet • Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th • J.Crew Factory • Quiksilver

SANTAN VILLAGE

A relaxing, open-air center with something for everyone. Features fashions for men, women, and children, as well as dining and entertainment options. Located at Williams Field Rd. and Loop 202. Includes: Bath & Body Works • Dillard’s • Barnes & Noble • Lane Bryant • Coach • Build-A-Bear Workshop • Fossil

THE SHOPPES AT CASA PALOMA

Upscale arts, fashion, food, and more inhabit this inviting yet intimate “Mediterranean coastal” center. Located at the southwest corner of Ray and Priest Rds. just east of I-10. Includes: Pandora’s Purse • Sur La Table • Talbots • Coffin & Trout Fine Jewelers • Francesca’s • Found Design

SUPERSTITION SPRINGS CENTER

This family-oriented indoor mall with a gardenlike feel in the East Valley features nearly 150 shops. Located off Power Rd. on Hampton Ave. just south of Southern Ave. Includes: JCPenney • Dillard’s • Christopher and Banks • Burlington • Famous Footwear • Hollister Co. • Bath & Body Works • T.J.Maxx

TEMPE MARKETPLACE

An impressive 1.3-million-square-foot center offering shopping, dining, and entertainment. Located on McClintock Dr. just south of Loop 202. Includes: Old Navy • Victoria’s Secret • PacSun • Best Buy • Barnes & Noble • Creations Boutique • Journeys • DSW • 16-screen movie theater

VILLAGE SQUARE AT DANA PARK

This open-air Main Street shopping district has a bit of big-city flair. Located at Baseline and Val Vista Rds. Includes: Talbots • White House/Black Market • Chico’s • Downeast Outfitters • Kirkland’s


WEST

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ARROWHEAD TOWNE CENTER

Enjoy more than 170 specialty and department stores and restaurants at this enclosed destination mall. At 75th Ave. and Bell Rd. Includes: JCPenney • Macy’s • Dillard’s • MAC Cosmetics • Apple Store • Coach • 14-screen movie theater movie theater

GATEWAY CROSSING

This pedestrian-friendly, 250,000-square-foot center combines large retailers with smaller shops and eateries. At the southwest corner of 99th Ave. and McDowell Rd. Includes: Old Navy • Raising Cane’s • Chipotle Mexican Grill • Islands Restaurant • Guitar Center • Rack Room ShoeS

HISTORIC DOWNTOWN GLENDALE/CATLIN COURT

These two adjoining historic districts evoke nostalgia for gentler times. Located between 59th and 57th Aves. and Myrtle and Glendale Aves. Includes: Country Maiden • Bears & More • Cottage Garden II • Pink House Boutique • Papa Ed’s Ice Cream

THE MARKET AT ESTRELLA FALLS

A destination center featuring both trendy boutiques and department stores, as well as public art and lush outdoor spaces. Located north of McDowell Rd. between Pebble Creek Pkwy. and Bullard Ave. Includes: Old Navy • Shoe Carnival • C-A-L Ranch Stores • T.J.Maxx • Osborne Jewelers • Home Goods

METROCENTER MALL

One of Arizona’s largest shopping complexes with more than 100 stores and restaurants. At I-17 and Peoria Ave. Includes: Champs Sports • Dillard’s Clearance Center • Vans • Aéropostale • 12-screen movie theater

OUTLETS AT ANTHEM

A vibrant outlet center in a colorful Mission-style courtyard setting. Twenty-five minutes north of Phoenix at I-17 and Anthem Way. Includes: Nike Factory Store • Michael Kors Outlet • Tommy Hilfiger • Gap Factory • Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store • Guess Factory • Calvin Klein

PALM VALLEY PAVILIONS WEST

With easy access from I-10, this expansive outdoor plaza offers more than 40 stores. At the southwest corner of Litchfield and McDowell Rds. Includes: Best Buy • Barnes & Noble • Rue21 • Total Wine • Ulta Beauty • Ross Dress for Less

PARK WEST

This Western-themed, open-air shopping destination is also a hot spot for lively dining and entertainment. At 99th and Northern Aves. Includes: Chico’s • Brighton • Vans • See’s Candies • Victoria’s Secret • Merle Norman Cosmetics • Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar • 14-screen movie theater

THE SHOPS AT NORTERRA

A 350,000-square-foot center filled with retailers, spa services, restaurants, and speciality shops. Located off 1-17 at Happy Valley Rd. Includes: Best Buy • Victoria’s Secret • Dick’s Sporting Goods • Charming Charlie • Bath & Body Works • Sauce Pizza & Wine • 14-screen movie theater

TANGER OUTLETS

An exciting mix of national brands offering goods at discounted prices. Located at Glendale Ave. east of Loop 101, within walking distance of Westgate Entertainment District. Includes: Coach • Michael Kors • Oakley Vault • Calvin Klein • Rue 21 • Steve Madden • Columbia Factory Store

THE VILLAGE AT ARROWHEAD

An open-air, fashion-forward shopping center. Located just off Loop 101 on 67th Ave. Includes: AJ’s Fine Foods • Rolf’s Salon • Chico’s • Roka Boutique • Talbots • White House/Black Market • Pei Wei Asian Diner

WESTGATE ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT

A vibrant collection of shops and restaurants tucked behind University of Phoenix Stadium and Gila River Arena. Located at Glendale Ave. just east of Loop 101. Includes: Just Sports • It’Sugar • Samira’s Accessories • As You Wish Pottery • La Lady Boutique • 20-screen movie theater