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Holiday shopping can be a stressful endeavor. The crowds, the lines, the hard-to-find gifts; it's enough to make even the most spirited among us to shout humbug!
Thankfully, the Village of Rosemont is your solution to the retail madness. With more than 130 luxury brand outlets, countless entertainment options and special Holiday services to ensure your shopping experience is as fun and frictionless as possible, the Village of Rosemont is the best place to cover your Christmas list. It's also the most accessible, located just 20-minutes by car or via CTA Blue Line and PACE buses from downtown Chicago.
Occupying 530,000 square feet, Rosemont's Fashion Outlets of Chicago is where you'll find that perfect item for even the best dressed ladies and gents on your list. Boasting blue chip boutiques like Prada, Gucci, Michael Kors and Tory Burch, not to mention department stores galore like Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th and Last Call by Neiman Marcus, you'll be able to stylishly winterize anyone's wardrobe.
But it's the Village of Rosemont wide range of amenities that truly put Holiday shoppers first. From the Concierge Services' same-day delivery option to Free Gift Wrap Wednesdays to travelers' ability to check shopping bags and luggage directly to their flights, this is shopping made fun and easy.
So easy, in fact, that you wonder why Santa doesn't ditch his workshop and reroute his sleigh directly through the Village of Rosemont.
Speaking of the big man, Mr. Claus will be making daily appearances through December 24. Kids can pose with the jolly old elf as iconic Chicago landscapes are projected onto a green screen behind them, while parents will love avoiding long lines thanks to an online reservation system. Add stroller rentals, pet-friendly Mondays and kid-catering stores like the Disney Outlet and Oshkosh B'gosh, and parents have an ideal family-friendly destination.
Of course the kid-friendly Holiday fun doesn't stop there. Located in MB Financial Park, Rosemont’s entertainment district, Frozemont brings icy adventure with Polar Peak, a two-story winter tubing experience, and ice skating is open on the NHL-sized rink. Plus everyone can still enjoy perennial entertainment favorites like iFLY Indoor Skydiving, bowling at Kings Lanes and Holiday shows like Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer at Rosemont Theatre.
To learn more about the Village of Rosemont's special Holiday offerings, including extended shopping hours, visit Rosemont.com.