Malls can be a fun experience around Minnesota, given that our state is host to one of the world’s first indoor malls and the world’s largest mall. But sometimes you just want to enjoy that mall experience without coming away feeling guilty that your wallet is far lighter than it was when you arrived. That is where outlet malls can be of great benefit for getting the most bang for your buck. Here are the best outlet shopping malls near Minneapolis to get the best prices.
Twin Cities Premium Outlets
3965 Eagan Outlets Pkwy, Eagan, MN 55122
Well-suited for an outdoor stroll of shopping on a sunny day, Twin Cities Premium Outlets (a Simon center) in Eagan has a lot to offer its shoppers. Whether seeking something as simple as some Adidas shoes or a more extravagant ensemble with name brand apparel, their deals are exceptional, going as high as 75 percent off. Plenty of options for dining in the area as well.
Nordic Ware Factory Store
4925 MN-7, Minneapolis, MN 55416
For that certain someone who really wants to get into cooking, Nordic Ware Factory Store is the perfect spot to indulge in any tool you need for just about any dish. Operating since the 1940s, the store offers up a wealth of unique cooking and bakeware, ranging from griddles to loaf pans. Their prices are very reasonable and even have free shipping on orders over $35.
4320 Excelsior Blvd, St Louis Park, MN 55416
Nestled in St. Louis Park is the Twin Cities’ best-kept secret of Opitz Outlet. This shopping mall near Minneapolis has been in operation for over 20 years and is committed to always providing 70 percent off retail when it comes to quality clothing. Their unused stock includes men’s and women’s designer clothing, shoes, handbags, and accessories.
The Annex By Opitz
4300 Excelsior Blvd, St Louis Park, MN 55416
If you’re in the area of the St. Louis Park Opitz and seeking more when it comes to women’s apparel, The Annex offers up more discounts on more products. Here, customers will get 80 percent retail slightly used apparel, making it an opportune spot for those seeking the best deals on clothing.
Albertville Premium Outlets
6415 Labeaux Ave NE, Albertville, MN 55301
Venture quite a bit outside the Twin Cities and you can find the expansive and well-priced shopping center of the Albertville Premium Outlet. Home to dozens of stores, the outdoor mall boasts shops of all sorts for all members of the family, whether seeking a new look for the season or a gift for someone’s birthday.
Medford Outlet Center
6750 W Frontage Rd, Medford, MN 55049
Venturing further south, one can find great deals at the Ultra Outlet of the Medford Outlet Center. Plenty of savings are to be had here with outlets of such high-profile retailers as Old Navy and Eddie Bauer. Be sure to check out their dining options as well if you’re planning a big day of shopping.
Metro Carpet Outlet
2450 N Washington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55411
If it’s a home makeover you’re seeking, consider Metro Carpet Outlet when it comes to redesigning on the cheap. They offer affordable means of carpeting with numerous options to choose from in their vast showcase of a shop.
Valley West Shopping Center
10520 France Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55431
Conveniently located off France is the vast variety of the Valley West Shopping Center. A little bit of everything is here, but the best bang for the buck can be had at the extensive department store of Big Lots and the super-affordable choices at Dollar Tree.
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Paragon Outlets Twin Cities at Eagan
Beau D Rue Drive, Eagan, MN 55122
If you happen to be closer to Eagen and you already intend to check out the Twin Cities Premium Outlets, don’t forget to stop by the Paragon Outlets. They feature a number of name brand stores with loads of apparel at affordable prices.
Featured Image Credit: Opitz Facebook Page