Ohio is loaded with bargains on quality merchandise at a collection of factory outlet stores and outlet malls located all over the Buckeye State. Visit one or more and save a bundle.
Ohio Station Outlets is a collection of more than 60 stores, conveniently located just off of I-71 at Route 83, about an hour's drive south of Cleveland. The cheerful and spacious complex has a children's playground, a food court, a visitor information desk, and acres of free parking.
Stores include Adidas, Eddie Bauer Outlet, Black and Decker Outlet, and Polo Ralph Lauren.
Ohio Station Outlets are open every day, except for Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.
The Libbey Glass Outlet store is 16,000 square feet of warehouse retail space in downtown Toledo. This outlet offers glassware, flatware, glass gift items and more at savings of up to 60 percent off of regular retail prices. In addition, the outlet has a regular clearance section with bargains at an even greater discount. The Libbey Glass Outlet is open seven days a week; call for hours (they change frequently.)
Aurora Farms Premium Outlets, located southeast of Cleveland in Aurora Ohio, is a collection of more than 70 outlet stores, including outlets of some of the most popular retailers in the US, such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom Rack, Tommy Hilfiger, and Ralph Lauren.
The park-like complex also features a food court, ATM machines, a full-service restaurant, and a scenic pond.
Aurora Farms regularly offers coupons as part of their VIP club (it's free to join) and those 50 and older get 10 percent off all purchases on Tuesdays.
Tanger Outlets Jeffersonville, located just off of I-71 between Columbus and Cincinnati, features 100 outlet stores, including Brooks Brothers, Adidas, Bass, Coldwater Creek, Eddie Bauer Outlet, Gap Outlet, and Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store. Most stores have extended hours during the holiday season.