4 of the Largest Locations for Shopping in Destin FL
Published on August 6, 2021
Who doesn’t love shopping while on vacation? In addition to shop options that might not be available in your hometown or scoring some great deals on your new favorite outfit, it’s a great way to make memories while in our area. Every time you put on that adorable pair of shoes you snagged, you’ll think about the lovely time you had while shopping in Destin FL.
Still, if you’re not familiar with Destin, finding the perfect place to spend your hard-earned money might be a challenge, so we put together a quick list of the best locations for shopping in Destin FL:
1. Destin Commons
Named one of the Emerald Coast’s best outdoor shopping centers, Destin Commons remains the home of more than 95 different stores and restaurants. One of those includes Florida’s first Southern Living store, but you can find more than just your favorite shops. It also features an AMC movie theatre, Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl and Grill, a mural art walk and incredible seasonal events, like Smoke on the Coast and Hops for Hounds. To check out the specifics of what the Commons offers, visit its website.
2. Silver Sands Premium Outlets
Looking to score a deal? Silver Sands Premium Outlets is the spot for you. Tory Burch, Coach, Kate Spade New York, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Saks OFF 5th: This outlet mall has it all, even offering shops for housewares and sporting goods. Plus, if all your shopping in Destin FL works up an appetite, it has a variety of dining options as well from snacks like Auntie Anne’s Pretzels to sit down restaurants like Carrabba’s Italian Grill. For more information about what to expect, visit Silver Sands’ website.
3. Grand Boulevard
Smaller than the other options on this list but still a spot you’re going to want to check out is Grand Boulevard. It has options that you won’t find elsewhere on the Emerald Coast. This spot for shopping in Destin FL is the home of Hemline, Sunset Shoes and a number of other high-end boutiques and specialty stores in addition to its wonderful restaurants, like Emeril’s and Cantina Laredo. There is always something new and unique to experience there, so be sure to check out Grand Boulevard’s website for the latest news and information about its shops.
4. Pier Park
Ok, so this one is a bit out of the way and not actually located in Destin. But if you’ve failed to find the perfect item at other shopping options, heading out to Pier Park in Panama City Beach is worth the short drive. Stretching from the pristine sand of the beach to our area’s main thoroughfare, Highway 98, this shopping center is over two million square feet and is home to a variety of anchor stores, like Dillard’s, JC Penny and Marshall’s, that complement the smaller popular shops like Columbia and Victoria’s Secret. For more information, be sure to visit its website.
Are you ready to shop till you drop? Well, before you go shopping in Destin FL, make sure you have a place to drop and head to our rooms and rates page to secure your room for your next trip to Destin. Our Executive Suite is perfect for storing your latest shopping haul while you relax on the beach.