From Main Street to the Mall! When it comes to shopping, Delaware County offers the best of both worlds. You’ll find quaint, one-of-a kind antique stores, shops, and boutiques, as well as the world’s finest fashion-forward retailers. Leisurely shop the quaint and historic downtowns of Delaware, Ohio; Powell, Ohio; and Sunbury, Ohio; or enjoy the hustle and bustle of Polaris Fashion Place or Tanger Outlets Columbus. Plan a shopping excursion when you visit Delaware County, where you’ll find both upscale and down home shopping experiences.
The first Cabela’s in the Buckeye State, the Columbus Cabela’s store is located at 1650 Gemini Place off Interstate 71. The 80,000-sq.-ft. retail showroom is packed with outdoor equipment and experienced Outfitters who are ready and waiting to help you get the most out of your next adventure.
World famous IKEA offers an exciting home goods shopping experience including foods, ready-to-assemble furniture, and housewares.
In the southern part of the County, you will find one of Ohio’s premier shopping malls. Polaris offers a combination of upscale and local favorite retailers. The mall also features 150 shops and eating establishments, a children’s play area, and open air shopping experience. Polaris Towne Center is located just across the parkway.
Discover your style for less. Experience incredible savings and head-turning style in more than 70 brand-name and designer stores. Shop with confidence knowing you’ll always find the best price at Tanger Outlets.
HISTORIC DOWNTOWN DELAWARE
Delaware is one of Ohio’s most charming downtown shopping, dining, and arts destinations. Stroll tree-lined streets and reminisce amid 1800s architecture while shopping, dining, and going to the movies in Historic Downtown Delaware — a designated Preserve America Community. Benches along the way provide rest for tired feet or a spot for an ice cream, coffee, or candy break. Visit anytime or come for a First Friday event (monthly) or a Wednesday afternoon or Saturday morning Farmer’s Market (May-Oct.).
Powell offers an up-scale, down-home and exciting eclectic shopping experience. An abundance of specialty, antique, and home décor shops scattered throughout the historic district make shopping in Powell an adventure. Three annual antique street market days and other specialty shopping events enhance the fun of discovering contemporary wares and nostalgic relics throughout the town. A Farmers Market every Saturday morning mid-May through mid-October brings visitors downtown as well as the Powell Festival that occurs the last Friday and Saturday every June. With a magical blend of the old and the new and variety of events and eateries, there is always something waiting to be discovered in Powell.
This quaint village is a fun place to shop for unique and quality handcrafted items and gardening treasures, located on the picturesque side of the Scioto River near the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and Zoombezi Bay.
A place to leisurely browse the antique and specialty shops around the village square and nearby streets. Enjoy a quaint small town experience as you shop for unique antiques and gifts from the past and the present. Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day Antique & Flea Markets enliven the treasure hunting in Sunbury.
ANTIQUING & PICKING
Love searching for antiques and collectibles? Go picking in Delaware County’s treasure-hunting triangle: Delaware – Sunbury – Powell. These three areas offer numerous antique shops and malls making the area a valuable antiques and collectibles destination. Discover a long sought-after artifact or begin a new collection as you hunt for unique, antique, and nostalgic relics.