Shop 'Til You Drop

No trip is complete without a new ensemble, memorable memento or timeless souvenir to mark the occasion. Hunt down deals and indulgences in these historic districts, shopping centers and retail shops.


Charming Historic Shopping Districts

Discover the charm and beauty of these local districts, each full of rich history and amazing storefronts. Whether you're looking for the perfect souvenir or your next favorite outfit, these districts have you covered.

1. Downtown Colorado Springs
Enjoy ​pristine patios, outdoor art and charming local shops and boutiques. Toy stores, studios, book stores and flavorful spices can all be found within a few blocks from one another. Candy stores, jewelers and athletic wear mingle together in the vibrant heart of the city to create one of the most memorable shopping districts in Colorado.

2. Manitou Springs
Explore this quaint mountain town just west of Colorado Springs. Find a variety of galleries, boutiques and local shops along a serene tree-lined main street. Indulge in Colorado wine, decadent chocolate and hand-made bath and body treats.

3. Old Colorado City
Enjoy historic architecture while perusing fine art, jewelry and apparel. From cute children’s clothing to souvenir T-shirts, these boutiques offer one-of-a-kind pieces to fill your wardrobe. Visit one of the local art galleries to find the perfect item to decorate your home.

4. Florence
Hailed as the antiquing capital of Colorado, Florence's is an antique lover’s paradise. The town features more than a dozen antique shops and co-ops and has become a favorite weekend destination for many Colorado residents and out-of-state visitors looking to go treasure hunting.

5. Monument & Tri-Lakes
Beautiful scenery, friendly people and fascinating history and interwoven into the tapestry that is Historic Monument. Explore downtown for contemporary collectibles, from antique shops to art galleries and chic boutiques, Monument has exactly what you need for a relaxing day of shopping. 

6. Woodland Park
Surrounded by unspoiled wilderness and nestled among one million acres of Pike National Forest, this is your perfect mountain hideaway. The natural surroundings include spectacular views of Pikes Peak and Rampart Range, thick stands of spruce, pine and aspen, deep blue skies and fresh air. What better atmosphere for shopping, than surrounded by Rocky Mountain splendor?

 

LOCAL SHOPPING CENTERS

Why spend your day driving from shop to shop when you can see it all in one location? Whether you prefer the fresh air of an open-air shopping center, the nostalgia of a traditional mall or you want to snag some deals at an outlet, we have the perfect place to spend your hard-earned cash.

1. First & Main Town Center
A local favorite! This is more than just a shopping experience. In addition to the numerous retail options, you can also enjoy a movie, relax in the park, treat yourself to a scrumptious dining experience and attend one of their year-round events including car shows, concerts and more. 

2. Outlets at Castle Rock
Find an array of bargains on top brands at Colorado’s largest outlet center, conveniently located off Interstate 25, just north of Colorado Springs. Easily walkable and pet-friendly, the outlets host more than 100 stores including Michael Kors, Coach, Ralph Lauren, Nike and H&M.

3. The Promenade Shops at Briargate
Take advantage of ample parking and a wide variety of national specialty stores. The open-air-style center allows you to browse and shop while still enjoying tremendous Colorado views. This popular shopping area is located at the north end of town, near Focus on the Family and the United States Air Force Academy.

4. Chapel Hills Mall
With more than 100 stores to explore, awesome activities and a gorgeous movie theater, this mall has all the staples of the classic shopping experience made popular in the '80s and '90s. Whether you're droppings some money on a shopping spree or window shopping and enjoying the food court, Chapel Hills Mall will take you back to your mallrat days. 


Our Top Shops

There are so many amazing local shops in the Pikes Peak region, it can be hard to decide where to go. We've narrowed down our top places to do some retail therapy.

1. Frayla Boutique (Downtown Colorado Springs) - Find top-quality women's clothing that helps make a bigger impact on the world. This cute shop carries products that are not only stylish but mindfully made. Each item takes the opportunity to tell the stories of who made them and support their causes. One little local shop all stocked up with tangible kindness.

2. Ladyfinger Letterpress (Downtown Colorado Springs) - this small local business makes a big impact in the community. As an LGBTQ+ owned-and-operated shop, their products are a strong voice that promoted equality and sustainability. All their products are homemade and guaranteed to leave a smile on your face.

3. Garden of the Gods Trading Post (Manitou Springs) - If you're looking for the ultimate Colorado Springs souvenir, there's no better place to go than the states largest gift shop. From mugs, t-shirts, jewelry and novelty items to high-end art and authentic Native American pieces, the Trading Post will have the perfect item to remember your time here.  

4. Mackenzie & West (Old Colorado City) - Stay up-to-date with the latest fashion trends and this local boutique in the heart of Old Colorado City. Whether you're looking for the perfect outfit for your next evening on the town, or a statement piece to give your office wear a boost, Halo has everything you're looking for.

5. Poor Richards Books & Gifts (Downtown Colorado Springs) - Pick up a current bestseller or a classic novel, or find a perfect gift! The Bookstore specializes in good-condition, used books, including current books in 150 categories and classics in every field. The gift shop features locally made jewelry, all-natural candles and body care, home décor and more. 

6. Heartshake Studios (Old Colorado City) - Explore the creative studio of Colorado artist, Julia Hutchinson. This charming boutique is filled with handmade, bohemian items, jewelry, plant hangers, children's clothing and toys, apothecary items, cards and so much more. With so many beautiful products to look at, you'll want to dedicate a good chunk of time in here just to admire it all.

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