• 08-JUN-2015

Las Vegas Shopping

Boasting spectacular shopping experiences with numerous flagship stores of sought-after luxury brands like Fendi, Tom Ford, Givenchy and Mulberry, Las Vegas has made its mark as a leader in the luxury retail world. From The Shops at Crystals and The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace to The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino; the options are endless.
 
Strip Shopping
 
Visitors can experience all the sights, sounds and smells of a traditional Middle Eastern market with the addition of the Grand Bazaar Shops outside of Bally’s Las Vegas. Modeled after the famed Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, this two-acre outdoor walking mall opened in February 2015 and is home to the first Wahlburgers Las Vegas location, as well as Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken, Dirt Dog, Giordano’s, Superdry, Alex and Ani, Lindbergh/Junk de Luxe and more. Shoppers stroll under the brightly tiled roof as they visit unique boutique retail spaces, including a Swarovski store where customers can negotiate prices for unique Swarovski products at the bartering window called the “Sparkle Exchange”. Visitors can also be dazzled by the three-minute light-and-sound show called the “Swarovski Midnight Celebration” from the custom-designed crystal-and-LED-light fixture, known as the Swarovski Starburst.
 
The LINQ Promenade is an open-air retail, dining and entertainment district, anchored by the world’s tallest observation wheel, The High Roller. It features more than 30 unique shops, restaurants and entertainment venues and plays host to a variety of special events, festivals and more. Shoppers can visit 12A.M. RUN, the Las Vegas debut of Goorin Brothers Hat Shop, Havaianas, Photo & Go, Chili Beans and more.
 
The 500,000-square-foot retail and dining district, The Shops at Crystals, located adjacent to ARIA Resort & Casino, is one of Las Vegas’ premier shopping experiences. The Shops at Crystals showcases an unprecedented array of the world’s most exclusive retailers, including many flagship stores. For many of these brands, the Crystals’ location represents their largest in Las Vegas, the United States or, in some cases, the world. Luxury retailers include Christian Louboutin, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Ermenegildo Zegna, Tiffany & Co., Prada, Christian Dior, BVLGARI, Hermès, Roberto Cavalli, Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Versace and just-opened DSQUARED2. Crystals is the only Las Vegas location where you will find boutiques by Tom Ford, Saint Laurent Paris, Richard Mille and Céline. It is also home to two light installations by celebrated artist James Turrell.
 
When Wynn Las Vegas opened, it brought one of the more high-end shopping experiences to the Las Vegas Strip. Wynn Esplanade features the first Givenchy boutique designer store front in North America. Among the big-name shops in the Wynn Esplanade are Alexander McQueen, Cartier, Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior. 
 
Bordering the glittering curves and the rotund bronze sculptures of the entrance to XS Nightclub, the Encore Esplanade offers luxury shopping with sunlit corridors and a view of the shimmering Encore resort pool. Select stores include Chanel, Hermès and Loro Piana.
 
Bellagio is recognized as one of the most opulent, high-end resorts in the world. In keeping with Bellagio’s luxurious setting, Via Bellagio Shops offers exquisite fashion and jewelry collections from Guerlain, Hermès, Giorgio Armani, Prada, Chanel, Tiffany & Co., Harry Winston, Dior and Fendi. The newest addition to the prestigious lineup of shops hails from coveted designer and actress Sarah Jessica Parker – SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker boutique, which is her first West Coast standalone and features a new color line – Bellagio Blue – exclusively available at the Las Vegas location.
 
Cobblestone walkways line The Grand Canal Shoppes and its 875,000 square feet of unique retail space within The Venetian Las Vegas. This indoor shopping area features an authentic reproduction of Venice’s Grand Canal, complete with gondolas, and a replica of St. Mark’s Square, which serves as the centerpiece of the mall area. The Shoppes features more than 160 signature stores, restaurants and attractions, including Davidoff, Diane von Furstenberg, Jimmy Choo, Steve Madden, and Salvatore Ferragamo; as well as restaurants, including Buddy V’s and Mario Batali’s Otto Enoteca Pizzeria. The Grand Canal Shoppes is anchored by an 85,000-square-foot Barneys New York, one of the world’s emporiums of style and ultimate mecca for the fashion forward.
 
The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace is recognized worldwide as offering the premier combination of luxury retail, excellent location, entertainment and thematic ambient surroundings with more than 160 specialty shops and restaurants. After celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017, the Forum Shops remains the top-performing retail center in Las Vegas based on sales per square-foot and is among the top three enclosed centers nationwide. There are more than 50 shops that you will exclusively find in Las Vegas at The Forum Shops, including Blancpain, CH Carolina Herrera, CHANEL Fragrance, Beauty and Sunglasses, Davante, Dior Beauty, Emporio Armani, Guiseppe Zanotti, M Missoni, Mulberry, Valentino Accessories and more.
 
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has assembled an eclectic collection of shops on the third floor of the resort. From limited-edition sneakers at CRSVR Sneaker Boutique to ALLSAINTS, and unique stores including Drybar, Molly Brown’s Swimwear, Monogram, RetroSpecs & Co., Skins 6|2 Cosmetics, Stitched and Vitals.
 
Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is the 1.2-mile retail/entertainment complex at the heart of Las Vegas Boulevard. Miracle Mile Shops features live entertainment and 200 shops and dining options including Urban Outfitters, Quiksilver, Sephora, French Connection and True Religion Brand Jeans. The southern end of Miracle Mile Shops has been transformed into a 60,000-square-foot restaurant and entertainment destination. New additions include the world’s first land-based robotic bar, Tipsy Robot, TRISTAR Sports & Celebrity Memorabilia and Hot N Juicy Crawfish, as well as luxury retail brand House of CB.
 
The shoppes at Mandalay Place is 100,000 square feet and connects Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino and the Luxor Las Vegas via a 310-foot-long retail sky bridge. Retailers and restaurants include The Art of Shaving, Ron Jon Surf Shop, LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics, TUMI and the world’s first Nike Golf store, Huber Keller’s Burger Bar, Rí Rá Irish Pub and Rick Moonen’s RM Seafood.
 
Fashion Show is nearly 2 million square feet and expanding, making it the largest shopping mall on the Las Vegas Strip. Fashion Show offers an exceptional lineup of anchor stores with Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Forever 21 and Nordstrom, and more than 250 shops and boutiques. Dine at El Segundo Sol, Maggiano's Little Italy, RA Sushi, The Capital Grille, California Pizza Kitchen, Grimaldi’s, Sugar Factory, Johnny Rockets, NM Café and Nordstrom Marketplace Café. In keeping with its name, Fashion Show includes an elevated runway for staging events such as fashion shows and special promotions. The Strip-side front features the iconic “The Cloud,” a 128-foot multimedia platform.
 
Outlet Malls
 
Las Vegas North Premium has features 175 designer and name brand outlet stores and restaurants. Neiman Marcus Last Call Studio, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, BCBG Factory Outlet and Las Vegas’ first Pandora outlet and others add to the attractive and impressive list of stores that includes Armani Exchange, Tory Burch, Salvatore Ferragamo, Diane Von Furstenberg, Burberry, Coach, Dolce & Gabbana, Elie Tahari, Polo Ralph Lauren, St. John, Theory and many more.
 
The 145 stores at Las Vegas South Premium Outlets include Guess, True Religion, Under Armour, Michael Kors, LOFT Outlet, Calvin Klein, Nautica, Nike, Reebok, Levi’s and Adidas. This indoor mall, complete with two food courts and a carousel, is located on the southern end of the Strip. The center is a short cab ride from the Strip and is served by a Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) bus.  
 
Visitors just entering Nevada can shop until they drop in Primm at the Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas. The outlets offer unbelievable savings on top-of-the-line and designer merchandise. It’s worth the short ride to more than 100 designer outlets. Fashion Outlets is a single-level specialty outlet shopping destination showcasing the best collection of designer manufacturers, including Polo Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, Williams-Sonoma, Nike, Coach Men’s, Tommy Bahama, Kate Spade New York and more. Fashion Outlets also offers daily shuttle services departing from six different locations along the Las Vegas Strip. Every shuttle ticket also includes a Green Savings Card and a mall directory.
 
Off-Strip Shopping
 
The recent opening of Downtown Summerlin off Sahara and the 215 freeway is a one-stop destination for all shopping needs. The outdoor shopping mecca features 125 retailers and restaurants, a movie theater and spa. Shoppers can stroll through lush landscaping and water accents to department stores Dillard’s, Macy’s and favorites such as Express, Michael Kors, Nordstrom Rack, H&M, Sephora, LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics, Crate& Barrel and True Religion. Diners are not limited with options from Andiron Steak and Sea to Shake Shack and Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill.
 
Town Square Las Vegas is a shopping, dining and entertainment center on Las Vegas Boulevard. The open-air center features an eclectic collection of shops, including favorites MAC, Sephora, Steve Madden, The Container Store and many more. Twenty-two buildings detail a collage of architectural styles, while pedestrian-friendly streets and walkways provide the ideal atmosphere for enjoying a day with the family. Town Square also includes an 18-screen movie theater, Pinot’s Palette, GameWorks, an interactive children’s park, Town Square Park, and dining experiences such as Double Helix Wine & Whiskey Lounge, McFadden’s and Blue Martini.
 
Tivoli Village offers unique stores and boutiques such as ANGL, LOOK Style Society, Restoration Hardware, Vasari and more, along with diverse restaurants including Echo & Rig and Waffle Bar. It’s located on South Rampart Boulevard.
 
Located on historic Freemont Street, the open-air Downtown Container Park offers a variety of boutique shopping, dining and entertainment destinations, all housed in shipping containers creatively combined and stacked for sustainability. The iconic animated praying mantis welcomes all to the Park with music and coordinated flames shooting from antennae. Retail destinations within the Park include local favorites Vintage NV, Trikke Las Vegas and Red Label Clothing LV, as well as stores dedicated to art, décor and handcrafted accessories and jewelry. The Park also features eateries and drinking locations with outdoor space to enjoy such as Oak & Ivy, BIN 702 and Big Ern’s BBQ.
 
Pawn Plaza offers visitors to Downtown Las Vegas a retail and dining destination located by the widely popular Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, where History Channel’s “Pawn Stars” is filmed. Designed by Rick Harrison and the stars of the show, the destination is home to shops and restaurants including So-Cal Speed Shop, Rick’s Rollin Smoke BBQ & Tavern and Chumlee’s Candy on the Blvd.
 
The District at Green Valley Ranch is one of the more unique shopping experiences in Las Vegas with more than 50 shops and restaurants situated along a tree-lined street adjacent to Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spa. The anchors at The District include; Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn and Chico’s, with other stores being firsts to Las Vegas, such as REI, Anthropologie and West Elm. The District features cobblestone sidewalks, park benches and even pet-friendly areas.
 
The Southwestern-themed Galleria Mall is located at Sunset Road and Stephanie Street in Henderson, Nev., about 12 miles east of Las Vegas. Galleria Mall has recently completed a 30,000 square-foot expansion project adding HIBACHI-SAN Japanese Grill and Bravo! Cucina Italiana, the first Las Vegas location for both and more. The Mall renovated the interior common areas, restrooms, added family restrooms, free Wi-Fi and the trackless Sunset Express train. The updates accompany the extensive list of stores such as JCPenney, Macy’s, Kohl’s, H&M, Buckle, Champs Sports, Yankee Candle and many more. 
  
If you want to shop like the locals, you can find plenty of shopping excitement off the Strip, too. The Boulevard Mall features 1 million square feet of retail space including JCPenny, Vans, Old Navy and Zumiez. Completed in 2015, the Boulevard Mall underwent a multimillion-dollar renovation, including new tenants, a farmers market, valet parking, free Wi-Fi, and upgrades to the food court and exterior façade.
 
The Meadows Mall exemplifies the ease of one-stop, convenient shopping in a multilevel center located near the U.S. 95 Expressway at Valley View Boulevard. The mall has two levels of specialty stores and five courtyards. Anchor stores include Dillard’s, Macy’s, JCPenney and Sears.