Orlando Shopping Attractions
“Shop til you drop” doesn’t even come close to what you’ll find in Orlando. You could spend an entire week just seeing and doing Orlando shopping attractions. Here are a few to warm up your shopping engine. Ladies, stop drooling!!
Downtown Disney (soon to become “Disney Springs”)
Downtown Disney area features more than 70 shopping, entertainment and dining choices. Nestled along the shores of Village Lake, Downtown Disney area is a short boat ride, bus ride or walk along a scenic lakeside path away from Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa in Walt Disney World Resort.
Divided into 3 sections—Downtown Disney West Side, Downtown Disney Marketplace and Pleasure Island—Downtown Disney area is an ever-changing destination committed to keeping the experiences exciting and new.
Downtown Disney West Side
Downtown Disney West Side showcases top-notch restaurants, a 24-screen AMC Pleasure Island movie theater, and other uncommon shops. Here you’ll also find the exquisite Cirque du Soleil La Nouba live entertainment show and the Disney Quest Indoor Interactive theme park.
Downtown Disney Marketplace
Downtown Disney Marketplace provides an appealing place to take a break from Disney Theme Parks and Water Parks—especially if you’re in search of Disney merchandise. Check out the largest Disney character store in the world. Or, for more of a respite, relax and dine at a lakeside restaurant.
As of September 28, 2008, all the nightclubs on Pleasure Island—8 Trax, The Adventurer’s Club, Mannequins Dance Palace, BET Sound-Stage Club, Motion and The Comedy Warehouse—were closed. You’ll be able to enjoy a brand new mix of shopping and dining experiences at Pleasure Island as it is transformed through 2010. Raglan Road, Fuego by Sosa Cigars, Curl by Sammy Duval, Orlando Harley-Davidson, and outdoor food and beverage locations remain open during the transition. For more information regarding these changes, please visit the Pleasure Island FAQ page.
Universal Studios City Walk
Grab a quick snack. Relax over dinner. Mingle over cocktails. See a wild concert. Catch the latest movie. Dance the night away. You can do it all in one night. You can do it all in one place – Universal CityWalk®, Orlando’s hottest spot for entertainment.
As popular with locals as it is with visitors, this 30-acre entertainment complex is Orlando’s ideal destination for a night of family fun, a place to hang out with friends, or a romantic evening for couples. In addition to its nightclubs, restaurants, shops and cinemas, CityWalk is also host to a variety of concerts and special events throughout the year.
There’s only ONE place with anything and everything you want to make your nights come alive – Universal CityWalk, The Entertainment Capital of Orlando.
Orlando Premium Outlets
Enjoy the thrill of finding the world’s finest designer labels and name brands for less at Orlando Premium Outlets® – Vineland Ave. Located only one mile from Walt Disney World® Resort, this beautiful, Mediterranean inspired village is one of two world class outlet centers located in Orlando.
150 name-brand outlet stores offering everyday savings of 25% to 65%. The impressive list of outlet store names include A|X Armani Exchange, Banana Republic, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Coach, Diesel, CH Carolina Herrera, Fendi, Guess, Hugo Boss Factory Store, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Lucky Brand, MaxMara, Michael Kors, Nautica, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, True Religion, Tod’s, Zegna and much more.
We can be reached by taking Interstate 4 to exit 68 or by an entrance off of International Drive. I-Ride Trolley and Lynx buses both stop at the center. Regular hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.