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6 Black Friday Holiday Shopping Destinations Near National Harbor


With Black Friday right around the corner, many people are gearing up for their favorite sport – holiday shopping, of course!

As you know, the D.C. area is full of shopping malls and outlets, but smart shoppers have a game plan for finding the best deals. So, set your clocks early next Friday and check out some of these nine shopping malls for holiday shopping:

1. National Harbor!!!

Our own, beautiful 300-acre waterfront destination offers restaurants, a marina, Ferris wheel and retail stores including A Christmas to Remember, Build-A-Bear Workshop, the Harley-Davidson store and Peeps & Company.

2. Tanger Outlets at National Harbor

You don’t have to go far for amazing holiday buys. Be sure to check out the deals at Tanger Outlets. Score steals at Columbia Sportswear Company, Michael Kors, Steve Madden and Brookstone, among many others.

3. Shopping at Chevy Chase Pavilion in Washington, DC

This upscale shopping mall is on the border of Maryland and DC and includes stores like H&M, J.Crew and World Market.

4. Columbia Mall in Columbia, MD

Right up the road in Columbia, you’ll find this upscale mall featuring over 200 stores including Nordstrom, Lord & Taylor, LL Bean and Ann Taylor.

5. Lakeforest Mall in Gaithersburg, MD

The Lakeforest Mall offers more than 100 stores to choose from, such as Hollister, Forever 21, Lord & Taylor and Toys R Us.

6. Mazza Gallerie in Chevy Chase, MD

This mall is another upscale shopping destination on the border of DC and Maryland. Stores include Neiman Marcus, Pottery Barn, Saks Fifth Avenue Men’s Shop and Williams-Sonoma.

7. Westfield Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, MD

This 1.2 million square foot shopping center has undergone an $89 million revitalization project and boasts stores like Abercrombie & Fitch, Coach, American Apparel and The Apple Store.