Las Cruces offers visitors a wide variety of shopping opportunities from traditional shopping malls to quaint historic village shops. The Mesilla Valley Mall – the largest selection of stores in southern New Mexico – is home to major stores like Dillard’s, J.C. Penney and Barnes & Noble Bookstore. Located across the street, is the Laguna Seca Plaza, featuring discount department, sporting goods and home furnishings stores like Ross, Marshall’s, Big 5 Sporting Goods and Pier 1 Imports. The historic Mesilla plaza and the Mesilla Mercado features several small traditional and contemporary shops and boutiques specializing in southwestern art, fashion and crafts. Every Wednesday and Saturday morning on the downtown mall, the Las Cruces Farmers & Craft Market showcases the finest in local handmade crafts, photography, jewelry, fresh produce and more.
Historic Old Mesilla Plaza
Over 40 shops featuring traditional and contemporary arts and crafts from the southwest, Mexico and Central America. Located off Avenida de Mesilla.
Mesilla Valley Mall
The largest shopping mall in southern New Mexico offering a selection of stores including JC Penney, Sears, Dillard’s and Barnes & Noble Bookstore. Located at 700 S. Telshor. www.mesillavalleymall.com
Outdoor strip mall with over 35 retail and specialty shops located at 2000 E. Lohman.
The Mercado de Mesilla
The gateway of Old Mesilla offering a range of shops located off Avenida de Mesilla.
Laguna Seca Plaza
Featuring discount department stores like Ross and Marshall’s, sporting goods at Big 5 Sporting Goods and home furnishings from Pier 1 Imports. Located at 3020 E. Lohman.
Las Cruces Farmers & Crafts Market
Local merchants selling fresh fruits and vegetables, southwestern arts and crafts, jewelry, clothing, photography and more. Every Wednesday and Saturday morning on the downtown mall. www.lascrucesfarmersmarket.org
The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso
The 385,000-square-foot open-air outlet center offers 85 stores with popular brands such as Banana Republic, Ann Taylor, Coach and Tommy.
7051 S. Desert Blvd., Canutillo, TX. Located by the Transmountain Loop off Interstate 10 East. (915) 877-3208. www.theoutletshoppesatelpaso.com