Enjoy Fort Lauderdale's Diverse Shopping Options: From High-End to Affordable

If it's serious shopping you want, you're exactly in the right place. It's right here that you can go shopping for convenience, accessibility, and selection. Those are the perks of Fort Lauderdale's best malls and shopping centers. You can get in and out quickly and see a lot of things. Loads of local shopping options include high-brow and affordable stores, along with dining options, should you need a drink or a bite along the way. Check out the wide variety at places like Riverwalk and Las Olas, the beautiful boulevard that exemplifies the true essance of Fort Lauderdale. Take advantage of the great Florida outdoors and head to Pompano Citi Centre for its variety and great indoor-outdoor atmosphere. For a touch of class, spend time at The Galleria with its convenient valet parking and array of high-end, and even glamorous, shopping venues and eateries. If it's the other end of the shopping spectrum you're looking for, where you can rummage through old treasures and mingle amoung the history lovers, it's off to Dania Antique Row in Dania Beach, or to the famous Swap Shop with its eclectic vendors and endless variety of amazing finds. And no shopping trip is complete without a visit to Sawgrass Mills. This is definitely a shopping experience unmatched anywhere, with hundreds of discount stores of well-known, and some not-so-well-known, names and restaurants. For the serious shopper: If you can't find what you're looking for here, it may just not be able to be found anywhere!













Fort Lauderdale
Swap Shop
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Reputed to be the South's biggest flea market, Fort Lauderdale's Swap Shop is an experience all in itself. You can't miss the bright yellow people bridge over Sunrise Boulevard which beckons passers-by to come on in and be surprised. Forget the...  Read More

Dania Antique Row


Antique lovers know to flock to Dania Beach and to the incredible finds at Dania Antique Row. From small shops to an antique mall with dozens of vendors, this antique wonderland carries everything from china, glassware to art to sculpture to...  Read More



Offering open-air shopping and dining and close to cultural venues, Las Olas Riverwalk encompasses the history and beauty and pulse of Fort Lauderdale. Hailed as "Florida's Most Beautiful Mile," this popular downtown sector is a historic...  Read More

Pompano Beach
Pompano Citi Centre


Beautifully positioned just north of Fort Lauderdale along the picturesque coast, Pompano Beach has long been a delightful destination to work, live and play for residents and visitors alike. Pompano Citi Centre reflects all that. Designed to...  Read More

Downtown Hollywood
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Shopping in Hollywood, Florida's famed Hollywood Boulevard is an exceptional experience. This tree-lined boulevard offers shops, sidewalk cafes and a classic old-Florida ambiance that attracts throngs of locals and visitors alike. From fine...  Read More

Fort Lauderdale
Coral Ridge Mall
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For over 40 years Coral Ridge Mall in Fort Lauderdale has been a staple shopping center and the go-to place for locals and visitors alike. Just blocks from the very popular Fort Lauderdale Beach and easy to find at the crossroads of Oakland Park...  Read More

Broward Mall


Located west of Fort Lauderdale in the upscale suburb of Plantation is Broward Mall. On the cross streets of Broward and University Boulevard, this popular local mall is the stop to make for a weekend shopping trip or an evening out. Classic...  Read More

Sawgrass Mills
Photo courtesy of Sawgrass Mills


Billed as the second most popular tourist attraction in the state of Florida after Disney World, this Fort Lauderdale sprawling shopping mall's more than 350 stores are brimming with unbeatable bargains. Also noted as being Florida's largest...  Read More

Las Olas Boulevard


Probably the most popular street in Fort Lauderdale, trendy Las Olas Boulevard features one-of-a-kind shops, galleries, restaurants, boutiques and nightclubs. But the fun doesn't stop there. This is where the city comes to play. Check the...  Read More

The Galleria
Photo courtesy of Galleria


Keeping with Fort Lauderdale's grand world-class image, The Galleria has set a new standard in shopping for residents and its many visitors alike. It's easy to see why this upscale shopping mecca is one of the most popular malls in Fort...  Read More


Meet Dale Mack

Dale Mack has been involved in Fort Lauderdale tourism and promotions for over twenty years. Working for Travelhost Magazine in Dallas, Texas, he was especially drawn to the edition...  More About Dale