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Feb. 9, 2022

Merritt Square Mall

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Merritt Square MallMerritt Square Mall is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. Merritt Square Mall serves the East Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Merritt Island, Cocoa, Cocoa Beach, and Cape Canaveral. With over 65 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.Merritt Square Mall is open Monday to Thursday 10am to 7pm, Friday to Saturday 10am to 8pm, Sunday 11am to 5pm.

Where is Merritt Square Mall?

Merritt Square Mall is located at 777 E Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island, FL 32952 in East Orlando. It is located just off W Merritt Island Causeway and Fortenberry Road runs along its main entrance. Kennedy Space Center is North of the mall, the Rockledge to its South, the Cocoa Beach to its East and the Cocoa to its West.

Merritt Square Mall Shops

Merritt Square MallMerritt Square Mall offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Aeropostale
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Champs Sports
  • Claire's
  • Finish Line
  • Hot Topic
  • JC Penney
  • Journeys
  • Macy's
  • Pink
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Merritt Square Mall.

Merritt Square Mall Restaurants & Dining Options

Merritt Square MallDining at Merritt Square Mall offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Merritt Square Mall include:

  • Chick-fil-A
  • Bunnie Boba Tea
  • Yogurt Mountain
  • Bonefish Grill
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Sbarro
  • The Pretzel Twister
  • And More!

Merritt Square Mall Entertainment Options

Merritt Square MallThe main entertainment attraction at Merritt Square Mall is CMC Cinemas.

Merritt Square Mall Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Merritt Square Mall. These include:

  • Annual Santa Visit in December
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Merritt Square Mall

Feb. 9, 2022

The Avenue Viera

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The Avenue VieraThe Avenue Viera is one of the top Open Air shopping centers in Brevard County. The Avenue Viera serves the Central Brevard County area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Viera, Rockledge, Cocoa, and Melbourne. With over 80 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.The Avenue Viera is open Monday to Saturday 10am to 7pm, Sunday 12pm to 6pm.

Where is The Avenue Viera?

The Avenue Viera is located at 2261 Town Center Ave, Melbourne, FL 32940 in Central Brevard County. It is located just off I-95 and Lake Andrew Drive runs along its main entrance. Rockledge is North of the mall, the Melbourne to its South, the Indian River to its East and the Wetland/Conservation Area to its West.

The Avenue Viera Shops

The Avenue VieraThe Avenue Viera offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Bath & Body Works
  • Belk
  • Books-A-Million
  • Chico's
  • Claire's
  • Famous Footwear
  • Kay Jewelers
  • Kohl's
  • Lululemon
  • Men's Warehouse
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the The Avenue Viera.

The Avenue Viera Restaurants & Dining Options

The Avenue VieraDining at The Avenue Viera offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at The Avenue Viera include:

  • The Melting Pot
  • Bonefish Grill
  • Chilis
  • Five Guys
  • Joella's Hot Chicken
  • Longhorn Steakhouse
  • Moe's Southwest
  • Panera Bread
  • Steak 'N Shake
  • Thai Hana
  • And More!

The Avenue Viera Entertainment Options

The Avenue VieraThe main entertainment attraction at The Avenue Viera is AMC Theaters and Urban Air Adventure.

The Avenue Viera Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at The Avenue Viera. These include:

  • Annual Santa Visit in December
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of The Avenue Viera

Feb. 9, 2022

Melbourne Square Mall

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Melbourne SquareMelbourne Square is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Brevard County. Melbourne Square serves the Southeast Brevard County area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Melbourne, Indialantic, Melbourne Beach, and Palm Bay. With over 100 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.Melbourne Square is open Monday to Thursday 11am to 7pm, Friday to Saturday 10am to 8pm, Sunday 12pm to 6pm.

Where is Melbourne Square?

Melbourne Square is located at 1700 W New Haven Ave Ste 965, Melbourne, FL 32904 in Southeast Brevard County. It is located just off Hwy 192 - W New Haven Ave and Evans Road runs along its main entrance. Melbourne is North of the mall, the Palm Bay to its South, the Indialantic to its East and the West Melbourne to its West.

Melbourne Square Shops

Melbourne SquareMelbourne Square offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • American Eagle
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Champs Sports
  • Claire's
  • Dillard's
  • Express Factory
  • Foot Locker
  • Francesca's
  • H & M
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Melbourne Square.

Melbourne Square Restaurants & Dining Options

Melbourne SquareDining at Melbourne Square offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Melbourne Square include:

  • Asian Chao
  • Auntie Anne's
  • BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Mr. and Mrs. Crab
  • Maki of Japan
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Red Robin
  • Starbucks
  • Tropical Smoothie Cafe
  • And More!

Melbourne SquareMelbourne Square Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Melbourne Square. These include:

  • Melbourne Square Mall's Valentine's day events
  • Annual Santa Visit in December
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Melbourne Square

Feb. 9, 2022

Lake Square Mall

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Lake Square MallLake Square Mall is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. Lake Square Mall serves the Northwest Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Leesburg, Tavares, Grand Island, and Mount Dora. With over 50 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.Lake Square Mall is open Monday to Thursday 10am to 7pm, Friday to Saturday 10am to 8pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm.

Where is Lake Square Mall?

Lake Square Mall is located at 10401 US-441, Leesburg, FL 34788 in Northwest Orlando. It is located just off Hwy 441 and Radio Road runs along its main entrance. Leesburg is North of the mall, the Lake Harris to its South, the Tavares to its East and the Leesburg to its West.

Lake Square Mall Shops

Lake Square MallLake Square Mall offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • PetSmart
  • Books-A-Million
  • Belk
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Shoe Dept. Encore
  • Foot Locker
  • Amazing Brow
  • MasterCuts
  • Rainbow Shops
  • Impact Rage Room
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Lake Square Mall.

Lake Square Mall Restaurants & Dining Options

Lake Square MallDining at Lake Square Mall offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Lake Square Mall include:

  • Mamma's Pizza Express
  • wendy's
  • China Max
  • Mediterranean Gourmet Lake Sq. Mall
  • Dunkin'
  • Hersheys Ice Cream of Leesburg
  • Tray's Cookout
  • Yo Bell
  • Sweet Amanda's
  • The Nutty Bavarian
  • And More!

Lake Square Mall Entertainment Options

Lake Square MallThe main entertainment attraction at Lake Square Mall is AMC Lake Square 12 and VIA Entertainment.

Lake Square Mall Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Lake Square Mall. These include:

  • Paws Therapy Book Reading every Saturday 1-2pm
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Lake Square Mall

Feb. 9, 2022

Altamonte Mall

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Altamonte MallAltamonte Mall is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. Altamonte Mall serves the North Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Longwood, and Maitland. With over 140 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience. Altamonte Mall is open Monday to Thursday 11am to 8pm, Friday to Saturday 11am to 9pm, Sunday 10am to 6pm.

Where is Altamonte Mall?

Altamonte Mall is located at 451 E Altamonte Dr Suite 2165, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 in North Orlando. It is located just off I-4 and SR 436 - E Altamonte Drive runs along its main entrance. Longwood is North of the mall, the Maitland to its South, the Altamonte Springs to its East and the Altamonte Springs to its West.

Altamonte Mall Shops

Altamonte MallAltamonte Mall offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Barnes & Noble
  • David's Bridal
  • Macy's
  • JC Penney
  • Dillard's
  • Apple Altamonte
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Victoria's Secret
  • Forever 21
  • Sephora
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Altamonte Mall.

Altamonte Mall Restaurants & Dining Options

Altamonte MallDining at Altamonte Mall offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Altamonte Mall include:

  • Chao Cajun
  • Sarku Japan
  • Charleys Cheesesteaks
  • Villa Italian Kitchen
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Anica's Arepas
  • Chicken Bites
  • Seasons 52
  • Miller's Ale House
  • Bahama Breeze
  • And More!

Altamonte Mall Entertainment Options

Altamonte MallThe main entertainment attraction at Altamonte Mall is AMC Altamonte Mall 18 and Build-A-Bear

Altamonte Mall Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Altamonte Mall. These include:

  • Altamonte Mall Carnival
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Altamonte Mall

Feb. 9, 2022

Oviedo Mall

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Oviedo MallOviedo Mall is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. Oviedo Mall serves the Northeast Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Oviedo, Oviedo, Winter Springs, and UCF Area. With over 70 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience. Oviedo Mall is open Monday to Saturday 10am to 9pm, Sunday 12pm to 6pm.

Where is Oviedo Mall?

Oviedo Mall is located at 1700 Oviedo Mall Boulevard. Oviedo, FL 32765 in Northeast Orlando. It is located just off the 417 Expressway and Oviedo Mall Blvd runs along its main entrance. Winter Springs is North of the mall, the UCF Area to its South, the Oviedo to its East and the Winter Springs to its West.

Oviedo Mall Shops

Oviedo MallOviedo Mall offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Barnes & Noble
  • Dillard's Clearance Center
  • Claire's
  • Duckie's Vintage Boutique
  • The Sock Gallery
  • Shoe Dept.
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Brow Art 23
  • Edward & Co. Designer Jeweler
  • Hudson's Video Games
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Oviedo Mall.

Oviedo Mall Restaurants & Dining Options

Oviedo MallDining at Oviedo Mall offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Oviedo Mall include:

  • Mila's Front Porch
  • Oviedo Brewing Company
  • Sarku Japan
  • Asian Express
  • Oyishi Japanese Steakhouse
  • MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes
  • Mediterranean Gourmet
  • Calliope Street
  • CupPasta & Pizza Oviedo
  • Berry Field Frozen Yogurt
  • And More!

Oviedo Mall Entertainment Options

Oviedo MallThe main entertainment attraction at Oviedo Mall is District Eat & Play. 

Oviedo Mall Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Oviedo Mall. These include:

  • Annual Back to School Bash
  • Scream n' Stream
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Oviedo Mall

Feb. 9, 2022

Seminole Town Center

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Seminole Town CenterSeminole Town Center is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. Seminole Town Center serves the North Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Sanford, DeBary, Heathrow, and Lake Mary. With over 85 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.Seminole Town Center is open Monday to Saturday 11am to 8pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm.

Where is Seminole Town Center?

Seminole Town Center is located at 200 Towne Center Cir, Sanford, Fl 32771 in North Orlando. It is located just off I-4 and Town Center Blvd runs along its main entrance. Brevard County is North of the mall, the Lake Mary to its South, the Sanford to its East and the Sanford to its West.

Seminole Town Center Shops

Seminole Town CenterSeminole Town Center offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Aeropostale
  • Bath & Body Works
  • Burlington
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods
  • Dillard's
  • Express
  • Journeys
  • Hollister
  • Hot Topic
  • JCPenney
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Seminole Town Center.

Seminole Town Center Restaurants & Dining Options

Seminole Town CenterDining at Seminole Town Center offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Seminole Town Center include:

  • Charley's Grilled Subs
  • Pho Vietnamese Noodles
  • Hooters
  • Maki of Japan
  • Mandarin Express
  • Miller's Ale House
  • Olive Garden
  • Red Lobster
  • Sushi Heaven
  • Taco Bell
  • And More!

Seminole Town Center Entertainment Options

Seminole Town CenterThe main entertainment attraction at Seminole Town Center is Lock Smith Escape Games and Elev8 Fun Family Entertainment Center

Seminole Town Center Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Seminole Town Center. These include:

  • Annual Back To School Expo in August
  • Annual Santa Visit in December
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Seminole Town Center

Feb. 9, 2022

Fashion Square Mall

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Fashion Square MallFashion Square Mall is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. Fashion Square Mall serves the Central Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Orlando, Baldwin Park, Downtown Orlando, and SODO. With over 40 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.Fashion Square Mall is open Monday to Saturday 11am to 8pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm.

Where is Fashion Square Mall?

Fashion Square Mall is located at 3201 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32803 in Central Orlando. It is located just off Hwy 50 - East Colonial Drive and Maguire Blvd runs along its main entrance. Winter Park is North of the mall, the SODO to its South, the Baldwin Park to its East and the Downtown Orlando to its West.

Fashion Square Mall Shops

Fashion Square MallFashion Square Mall offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Macy's
  • Dillard's Clearance Center
  • H&Q Jewelers
  • Claire's
  • Journeys
  • Milano's Men's Clothing
  • Finish Line
  • Spencer's
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods
  • Hot Topic
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Fashion Square Mall.

Fashion Square Mall Restaurants & Dining Options

Fashion Square MallDining at Fashion Square Mall offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Fashion Square Mall include:

  • Longhorn Steakhouse
  • Olive Garden Italian Restaurant
  • Noodles and Company
  • Panera Bread
  • Mc Burger
  • Bites 'n' Melts
  • Js Cafe
  • Jungle Smoothie
  • Snack Spots
  • Candy Spots
  • And More!

Fashion Square Mall Entertainment Options

Fashion Square MallThe main entertainment attraction at Fashion Square Mall is Premiere Cinemas and Paint sip & Swine.

Fashion Square Mall Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at Fashion Square Mall. These include:

  • Annual Santa Visit in December
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of Fashion Square Mall

Feb. 9, 2022

Pointe Orlando

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Pointe OrlandoPointe Orlando is one of the top Open Air shopping centers in Orlando. Pointe Orlando serves the Southwest Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Orlando, International Drive Resort Area, Dr Phillips, and Williamsburg. With over 25 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience. Pointe Orlando is open Everyday 11am to 12am.

Where is Pointe Orlando?

Pointe Orlando is located at 9101 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819 in Southwest Orlando. It is located just off I-4 and International Drive runs along its main entrance. International Drive Resort Area is North of the mall, the Orange County Convention Center to its South, the Orange County Convention Center to its East and the Dr Phillips to its West.

Pointe Orlando Shops

Pointe OrlandoPointe Orlando offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Yankee Candle
  • Hollister Co.
  • Moondance Trading Co.
  • One For the Road
  • Victoria's Secret
  • Tharoo & Co.
  • Armani Exchange
  • Bath & Body Works
  • SGH Sunglass Hut
  • Tommy Bahama's
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the Pointe Orlando.

Pointe Orlando Restaurants & Dining Options

Pointe OrlandoDining at Pointe Orlando offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at Pointe Orlando include:

  • Maggiano's Little Italy
  • Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar
  • The Pub
  • The Oceanire Seafood Room
  • The Hampton Social
  • The Capital Grill
  • Tavern Opa
  • Rodizio Grill
  • Blue Martini
  • Marlow's Tavern
  • And More!

Pointe Orlando Entertainment Options

Pointe OrlandoThe main entertainment attraction at Pointe Orlando is Wonderworks, the Orlando Improv,  Regal Cinemas and Main Event.

Take a Virtual Tour of Pointe Orlando

Feb. 9, 2022

The Mall at Millenia

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The Mall at MilleniaThe Mall at Millenia is one of the top Enclosed shopping centers in Orlando. The Mall at Millenia serves the Southwest Orlando area and is a popular shopping destination for residents of Orlando, Oak Ridge, Dr Phillips, and MetroWest. With over 150 retailers and restaurants, it's a great choice for anybody looking for all in one shopping, dining, and entertainment experience.The Mall at Millenia is open Monday to Thursday 11am to 8pm, Friday to Saturday 10am to 9pm, Sunday 10am to 7pm.

Where is The Mall at Millenia?

The Mall at Millenia is located at 4200 Conroy Rd, Orlando, FL 32839 in Southwest Orlando. It is located just off I-4 and Conroy Rd runs along its main entrance. Orlando is North of the mall, the Oak Ridge to its South, the Oak Ridge to its East and the Dr Phillips to its West.

The Mall at Millenia Shops

The Mall at MilleniaThe Mall at Millenia offers a variety of brand name shops including:

  • Chico's
  • Prada
  • Old Navy
  • Anthropologie
  • Chanel
  • Lululemon
  • Hollister
  • Urban Outfitters
  • Forever 21
  • Victoria Secret
  • And Many More!

There are also several smaller chain and unique one of a kind shops to choose from as well. You will find just about anything you could possibly want at the The Mall at Millenia.

The Mall at Millenia Restaurants & Dining Options

The Mall at MilleniaDining at The Mall at Millenia offers a mixture of fast-casual and sit-down restaurants. Whether you want to grab a quick bite and get back to shopping or you're ready to call it a day and sit down for a nice meal, there is a restaurant to fit every taste. Some of the restaurants found at The Mall at Millenia include:

  • Shake Shack
  • Panera Bread
  • P.F Chang's
  • Firehouse Subs
  • The Cheesecake Factory
  • California Pizza Kitchen
  • Chick-fil-a
  • Chipotle
  • Starbucks
  • Earls Kitchen + Bar
  • And More!

The Mall at Millenia Entertainment Options

The Mall at MilleniaThere is not attraction type entertainment at The Mall at Millenia however, the mall is just North of the International Drive Resort area and you will find attractions like Fun Spot Action Park, Icon Orlando and Ripley's Believe It or Not a short drive away.

The Mall at Millenia Events

There are plenty of annual and monthly events at The Mall at Millenia. These include:

  • Annual Santa Visit in December
  • Annual Easter Bunny Visit
  • and more!

Take a Virtual Tour of The Mall at Millenia