Are you gearing up for your holiday shopping in Orlando? Now that Halloween is over, be prepared for an inundation of holiday promotions and commercials. Quite frankly, I was surprised to view only 2 holiday-related commercials on television prior to Halloween. Neither were local stores, but national chain stores.
There is no shortage of stores to shop at in the Orlando area when looking for bargains. Every day sales at the outlet malls alone provide a plethora of savings. Throw in a few coupons, and you’ve got yourself a great deal! With the wide variety of discount stores, you can find a good deal on just about anything you might be shopping for.
For recommendations of where to do your holiday shopping in Orlando, read our advice on our shopping page and see our shopping directories (under ‘shopping’ in the above navigation menu). Most people want to shop near where they live or are staying. This is especially true in Orlando where driving across town can be less than enjoyable.
Holiday Shopping in Orlando for Tourists
If you are a visitor to the area, here is a list of some great shopping locations near the tourist areas:
Outlet Malls to Shop:
- Orlando Premium Outlets 2 locations (Vineland and I-Drive)
- Outlet Marketplace (near Universal Studios, next to Premium Outlets on I-Drive)
Orlando Malls to Shop:
- Artegon Marketplace
- Florida Mall
- Mall at Millenia
- Pointe Orlando (outdoor mall)
There are a number of shops along Highway 192 in Kissimmee that offer excellent shopping opportunities. Begin at the I-4 exit and travel east to John Young Parkway. There are numerous discount shopping centers on both sides of the road. If you venture away from the tourist areas, you’ll find some great bargains as well.
Gift Cards for a Great Dinner Show
Gift cards to Capone’s Dinner & Show make excellent gifts for everyone. They are easy to mail too! Stop by the gift shop and see what other great holiday gifts you can select. Located at 4740 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway (Hwy. 192), Kissimmee, FL 34746. If you are not in the area, purchasing tickets online is easy. Tickets to this Orlando dinner show are already marked down at 50% off!
Remember when holiday shopping in Orlando, shop local when possible. If you have a choice, buy American-made products. Let’s do our part to strengthen our economy and keep our family members employed. Let the shopping begin!