Leave room in your suitcase to do some shopping on your visit to Reno Tahoe. The Biggest Little City has every kind of shopping experience available. From outdoor malls to the World’s Largest All Sport Store, there is something for everyone. Take a stroll through the The Summit for some world-class shopping, or browse one of the big-name outlets at The Outlets at Sparks. Each mall has enough one-of-a-kind shopping opportunities to qualify as an outing, especially when combined with a little sightseeing and a quick meal at a nearby restaurant.
Meadowood Mall, a longtime local favorite, is nestled right in the middle of Reno. Shoppers can browse more than 100 stores, including specialty retailers and big-name brands, get pampered at a salon, or dine at one of their restaurants such as The Cheescake Factory, Cinnabon, locally-owned Smee’s Alaskan Fish Bar and more. Some popular retailers include American Eagle Outfitters, Victoria’s Secret, Express, Coach, Forever 21, Express, Pandora, H&M, Silver & Blue Outfitters and many more.
The Outlets at Sparks, located at the Legends at Sparks Marina, is a must-stop for the most stylish bargain hunters and outlet-shopping enthusiasts. This contemporary shopping, dining and entertainment destination is located just minutes from downtown Reno, and offers top-of-the-line shopping in a posh outdoor setting. The Legends at Sparks Marina is home to the area’s IMAX movie theater – Galaxy Sparks.
Big brand outlets such as BCBG Outlet, Adidas Outlet, Banana Republic Factory, Carter’s Outlet, Express Factory Outlet, Gap Factory, Guess Factory, Levi’s Outlet and the Nike Factory offer deep discounts on their popular items. Also at the Legends at Sparks Marina is SCHEELS, the world’s largest all-sports store, with 295,000 sq. ft. of retail space, a 65-foot tall Ferris wheel, two 16,000 gallon aquariums, more than 32 flavors of fudge in the Fudge Factory, 14 presidents in the Walk of Presidents, a NASCAR Simulator, and a 35-foot tall Wildlife Mountain in addition to more than 85 specialty shops featuring the hottest brands in clothing, footwear and sports equipment.
The Summit is located in south Reno, on Mt. Rose Highway. The open-air shopping environment is the cherry on top of the more than 70 specialty retailers, salons and restaurants. Its many courtyards feature fountains and live music during the warmer months, and fire pits to warm up your holiday shopping. Some retailers include Dillards, Apple, Banana Republic, Bath & Body Works, Charming Charlie, Lululemon Athletica, Rolex, Pottery Barn, Sephora, Victoria’s Secret and many more.
When you’re done shopping, satisfy your hunger at one of the many restaurants such as Burger Me, Miguel’s, Skipolini’s Italian or others. The Summit is also home to Century Summit movie theater, showing the latest Hollywood releases.