The Mall in Columbia features a wide variety of stores, dining options, and entertainment that offers something for everyone. Located right in the heart of Columbia, the mall is a popular destination for holiday shopping, a night on the town, or a Saturday afternoon shopping with the girls. The mall features an unprecedented five anchor stores including Lord & Taylor, Macy's, Sears, Nordstrom, and JC Penney. An AMC Theatre is also located at the mall and features 14 theatres so you can catch all of the latest Hollywood releases.
If you do not find what you are looking for at one of the anchor department stores, try one of the many apparel options located inside the mall. The mall features J.Jill, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, The Limited Bebe, Buckle, Chico's, Express, Talbots, and many, many more. If it is shoes you are searching for, the mall offers a variety of footwear retailers including Aldo, Naturalizer, Rockport Shoes, Easy Spirt, Foot Locker and Lady Footlocker, and Bakers. You can also find a selection of children's footwear at Steppin' Out Kidz.
If it is home goods, electronic or gifts you are shopping for, choose from a varity of retailers to suit your needs. There is an Apple Store, AT&T Wireless, Ritz Camera, Radio Shack, Bose, Brookstone, and two Game Stops. You are sure to find a great gift for the techie you love with all of these choices. If you are searching for a hard to find movie or classic box set of old television shows, try Suncoast Motion Picture Company. For traditional gifts for co-workers or relatives, try the Pen Boutique, Papyrus, or Things Remembered. If you need a gift back and card to wrap things up, there is an American Greetings card shop and a Hallmark Gold Crown, both offering a variety of gift wrap, greeting cards, and miscellaneous gifts.
Often when people are shopping, they just want to grab a quick bite to eat in a food court. The Mall in Columbia food court offers Great American Cookie, Sbarro, Chik-Fil-A, Auntie Anne's Pretzels, Cinnabon, and Great Wraps. The food court also features a variety of traditional fast food options like McDonald's, Taco Bell, and Arby's. P.F. Chang's Bistro, Uno Chicago Grill, and The Cheesecake Factory all offer delicious entress, refreshing drinks, and delectable dessert options.
The mall offers an extensive list of special events throughout the year. Some are annual celebrations guests can look forward to each year and others are one-time opportunities to experience the mall. Check the website to determine what is on the way. The mall is also a sponsor for Habitat for Humanity, a number of Family Fun Days (one each week!), Stroller Strides Fitness program, which is a chance for moms and babies to get fit, and they are a part of the AMBER Alert Notification System.
With all of these events, stores, and restaurants in one place, there may be no reason to go anywhere else. If your sights are set on shopping, head to the Mall in Columbia.