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Anaheim Packing District

August 22nd, 2016


Right in the heart of downtown Anaheim, you’ll find a charming district of historic buildings making up the Packing District. Farmers Park, the Packing House and the Packard Building are just a few of the famously restored destinations that make you feel like a local. At the Packing House, over 20 vendors and artists gather to showcase their goods, offer live music entertainment, and give you a peek into the artisanal community.

Farmers Market Shopping Mature Woman


You’ll also find some of the best Anaheim restaurants in town right here, including Rolling Boil, Kettlebar, Umami Burger, and Georgia’s Restaurant. It’s a top pick for locals who know where the best dishes are, incredible happy hours, and make you feel like a local. Head over to Farmers Park and enjoy a gorgeous two-acre park ideal for picnics, play and strolling along the boardwalk and through the olive grove.

Packing It In

In August, every Friday at 4 p.m., you’ll find the Certified Farmers Market, the perfect place to pick up organic produce, local meats and sweets, and check out even more arts and crafts. However, the Packing District is open daily at 9 a.m. for breakfast from a selection of vendors and restaurants.

Merchants on site include Cooks Chapel, Black Sheep and Hans’ Homemade Ice Cream, to name just a few. What will you find in the middle of Anaheim?

Anaheim Shopping Destinations

March 4th, 2014

ShoppingAnaheim isn’t just a Disneyland vacation spot. There are many other things to explore in the area. For example, if you are visiting for a weekend away, check out our shopping. Here are a few of the top spots in the area for retail therapy.

The Outlets at Orange is just that, an outlet mall. But it is not just any outlet mall. In addition to the great food selection and the various fashionable stores, they also have a theater and a skate park. What more could you want? Here is a list of just a few of the stores:

Calvin Kline

Sports Authority


Nordstrom Rack

Banana Republic


American Eagle


South Coast Plaza has a variety of high end restaurants, Capital Grille and Wolfgang Puck to name a few, along with your choice of fantastic stores. This is one of the top shopping destinations in the Orange County area for high end shopping. And don’t worry about parking, there is plenty of free parking available!

Westfield Mainplace is great stop if you are looking for a relaxing day of shopping at your favorite stores. Complete with Nordstrom and big department stores such as Macy’s you can’t go wrong here. Don’t forget to stop by the discount movie theater and catch a flick while you rest your feet.

Just when you start thinking all malls are the same, here comes Irvine Spectrum Center, an outdoor mall with nothing less than a ferris wheel. With an interesting layout, after you feel you have seen it all, there is always something more just around the corner. This mall is great for shopping but if you need a break, grab a drink or a bite to eat and enjoy the atmosphere and people watching.