This outlet center is conveniently located one hour north of NYC in Central Valley, NY with several options available for transportation to add to the experience of a fun day of shopping with friends and family.
Of course you can simply drive to Woodbury, but you can save yourself the stress and cost of fuel by traveling on the buses available or come by train. The Gray Line Shopping Excursions to Woodbury Commons heads out from NYC at the Port Authority. Or if you prefer you can travel to the center on the MTA Metro North Railroad.
Center hours vary according to various holidays, but in general the hours are from 10 am to 9 pm Monday through Friday. Along with the usual holidays there are a few other special times to note before heading out for a day of shopping:
• Summer Sale: July 4th through the 7th hours are 9 am to 9 pm
• Back to School: Aug 1st through the 5th hours are 9am to 9 pm
• The evening before Thanksgiving: 10 am to 9 pm
• Holiday shopping: Dec 2 through Dec 23 hour are Monday through Sunday 9 am to 9 pm
Other holidays throughout the year have varying hours, so check those out on the center’s website.
The Woodbury Commons offer what they call their 50 Plus Shopper Perks that allows individuals who are at least 50 years old to get an additional 10% discount on their purchases when they show their state issued ID with proof of age.
For your convenience Woodbury Outlets offers valet parking and shopping cart rentals. If you are traveling in by bus or train and would like to rent a car for your day you will find a few car rentals, including Zipcars.
Among the many stores to shop and explore you will find stores for clothing for adults and children, footwear, leather goods and luggage, jewelry and other accessories, housewares and home furniture and other specialty items and gift ideas.
You will probably get hungry going from store to store and taking in the savings so take a load off your feet at the Akoo Pavilion Food Court for a quick bite or take a more relaxing break at Applebee’s or Positano Grill.
Shopping at an outlet mall can be quite an eye opening experience when you see the considerable savings you can have. The outdoor experience also lets you enjoy a beautiful day in the sun as shop. It almost feels like a little village as you stroll from store to store.