is a vacation wonderland, what with the famous amusement park
at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, first-rate country music shows at
the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, or incredible nature walks and scenery at Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
But if you happen to be traveling through Tennessee this summer, why not
join lots of other vacationers-in-the-know?
That is, by
taking part in fun, money-saving excursions to major outlet malls throughout the state - many of which are located right near major
Just up ahead, check out the best of Tennessee discount bargain hunting with a list of major outlet malls including contact info, and related location information resources for your next bargain vacation trip to The Volunteer State:
Tanger Outlets Sevierville
I-75 at Exit 407, Sevierville TN
Located an hour's drive from Knoxville, the Tanger Outlets at Five Oaks in Sevierville offers more than 95 outlet shopping retailers including Aeropostale, Banana Republic Factory Store, Borders Book Outlet, Bombay Outlet, Chico's, Coach, Coldwater Creek Outlet, Disney, Eddie Bauer, Gap Outlet, Gap Kids Outlet, Lane Bryant Outlet, Liz Claiborne, Nautica, Nike, Reebok, SAS Shoes, and Tommy Hilfiger.
Tanger Outlets at Five Oaks in Sevierville winter hours are Sunday -Thursday 10am to 6pm, and Friday - Saturday 10am to 9pm. During peak season, the mall is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 9pm and on Sunday from 10am to 7pm. Call ahead to confirm store hours 865-453-1053.
433 Opry Mills Drive, Nashville, TN Located right next door to the Grand Old Opry, this huge shopping and entertainment complex features more than 90 outlet retailers including Aeropostale, Ann Taylor Loft, Banana Republic Factory Store, Bass Pro, Bose, Claire's, Fossil, Gap Outlet, Guess, Levi's Outlet, Liz Claiborne, Mikasa, Nike, Off Fifth - Sak's Fifth Avenue Outlet, Oneida Home, Old Navy Outlet, and Yankee Candle.
Opry Mills is open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9:30pm and on Sunday from 11am to 8pm. Call ahead to confirm store hours 615-514-1000.
Pigeon River Crossings 2655 Teaser Lane, Pigeon Forge TN
Located in Pigeon Forge about 30 minutes from Knoxville, Pigeon River Crossings (formerly Belz Factory Outlet World) offers more than 85 outlet stores including Bass, Burlington Brands, Easy Spirit, Nike Factory Outlet, Pendleton Woolen Mills, and Van Heusen.
Pigeon RIver Crossings is open Monday - Thursday from 10am to 6pm, Friday and Saturday from 10am to 8pm and on Sunday from 11am to 5pm. Call ahead to confirm store hours 865-453-7316.
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