Holiday Shopping in Denver
Although the holiday shopping season may be over, you can still explore these great shopping areas in The Mile High City!
Enjoy the magic of Winter in the City, as Downtown Denver comes alive with unforgettable activity. The Grand Illumination, Southwest Rink at Skyline Park, 9News Parade of Lights, Christkindl Market, TubaChristmas, sparkling holiday light displays and New Year’s Eve Fireworks are all part of the area’s signature festivities. With more than 450 unique shops and more than 300 restaurants, Downtown Denver is the perfect place to spend your holiday season. Check out the holiday shopping at the Denver Pavilions, Larimer Square, and stroll down the 16th Street Mall for eclectic finds for everyone on your list. There will be free parking on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday in the Denver Pavilions underground garage.
Cherry Creek Shopping Center
Cherry Creek Shopping Center is the region’s most popular shopping destination with more than 160 stores and restaurants, including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Macy's and 40 others unique to the region. The shopping center's newest addition, RH Denver Design Gallery, is an extraordinary 4-level, full line design gallery, featuring a multi-story atrium, outdoor garden and rooftop park, plus dedicated galleries for the brand's numerous product lines such as Living, Dining, Bed, Bath, Lighting, Tableware, Baby & Child, Small Spaces, Rugs, Outdoor among others. Throughout the holidays, enjoy special events and photo opportunities with Santa Claus. Pick up a complimentary Passport to Shopping at Guest Services, offering incredible discounts.
CHERRY CREEK NORTH
Unsure of where to shop in Denver this holiday season? Cherry Creek North is Denver's premier shopping and dining destination in the Rocky Mountain region. With its twinkling holiday lights and festive atmosphere, this charming district has everything you need to celebrate the holidays in style. The neighborhood is home to sophisticated fashion boutiques like Andrisen Morton, Kate Spade, Hermes, Lawrence Covell, Calypso St. Barth, Loro Piana, St. John Boutique. Sip, savor and stroll through 16 blocks of over 200 independently-owned luxury shops, galleries, spas, and top-rated restaurants. Located across the street from Cherry Creek Shopping Center and just five minutes from downtown Denver.
Join Belmar for a holiday celebration including outdoor ice skating, ice sculpting competitions and live music all nestled within 80 shops and restaurants. Whether you are planning a family outing or a night on the town, there is always something happening in Belmar during the holidays. Stroll the tree-lined streets adorned in thousands of sparking white lights, as you enjoy a gallery walk, shop local boutiques and national brands or simply sip warm beverages on a café patio near the fireplace. Belmar is located 10 minutes from downtown Denver. Free garage parking + free light rail shuttle makes access easy for visitors (and locals!).
Park Meadows Retail Resort
Experience holiday magic in true Colorado-style at Colorado’s only retail resort, located just a short drive away in Lone Tree. Park Meadows is the perfect destination for holiday cheer – make memories with a visit to Santa in his charming Alpine Village, enjoy live entertainment and warm up by blazing fireplaces with a cup of hot cocoa. Enjoy premiere shopping and delectable dining with 185 of your favorite stores and restaurants including American Girl, LEGO, Disney, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Nordstrom, Madewell, Apple and many more. With so many choices, you are bound to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Take advantage of a complimentary holiday gift wrapping station on select Saturdays and Tuesdays throughout the holiday season.
Southwest Plaza Mall
Recently renovated from end to end, the all new Southwest Plaza Mall features 1.3 million-square-feet of holiday shopping bliss. Find over 50 newly opened stores and restaurants including H&M, Forever 21, Eddie Bauer, Gap, The Cheesecake Factory, Pandora, I Heart Denver and more. Check off your entire holiday shopping list in one place this holiday season and enjoy even more excitement with the introduction of Adventure to Santa. The whole family will enjoy this magical interactive adventure with Shrek to find Santa at the North Pole.
The Denver Flea is a contemporary marketplace showcasing makers and retailers who cultivate the Colorado lifestyle. The Holiday Flea will be December 3-6, at the Old Denver Post Production Facilities (4400 Fox Street). This will be the 7th Denver Flea, as well as the biggest and best yet! The Denver Flea is excited to produce a full series of fleatastic events in 2016 with the collaborative support of Imbibe Events, LOLO LLC, Sam Fields LLC, and our Flea community at large.
GIFT SHOPS AT MUSEUMS & ATTRACTIONS
At the Denver Art Museum, buy beautiful posters and prints, in addition to art books and handmade jewelry. Grab a piece of the cutting-edge arts world at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver's eclectic SHOP MCA. The Denver Zoo's two-story gift shop, Kibongi Market, offers hand-crafted ceramic and art items from Africa and a wide selection of toys and clothing. The Denver Museum of Nature & Science's gift shop has a great selection of books, science kits, DVDs, CDs and more. The Denver Botanic Gardens' Shop at the Gardens offers all-natural gifts, plants and gardening supplies, art and much more. The Molly Brown House Museum features art deco-inspired jewelry, home décor and gift items. Best of all - you don't need to pay admission in order to shop at these locations!