2020 Vermont Tourism Network Guide

– 82 – SOUTHERN VERMONT SHOPPING Northshire Bookstore Manchester Center AwardWinning – “Beyond the Best in Books” Northshire Bookstore is an awardwinning, familyowned, independent bookstore. Nationally known for its selection and service, Northshire goes beyond the typical bookstore experience. Set in an historic Inn, the bookstore is filled with wellchosen books, Vermont made gifts, cards, stationery and much more. Our Children’s section is almost a third of the store and is perfect for grandparents – besides the best in books, it has games, toys, clothes and lots of other fun stuff. Northshire Bookstore is a onestop shopping destination for locals and visitors alike. Find out why Yankee Magazine named us “Best of New England” in 2016. Dates of Operation: Open seven days/week at 10 am. Only closed Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Group Policy and Rates: We welcome groups at no charge. Coach parking available. We are handicapped­ accessible, have public restrooms and an elevator. Advance notice appreciated. Contact: Chris Morrow, 4869 Main St., Manchester Center, VT 05255 • 8023623565, ext.120 cmorrow@northshire.com • www.northshire.com  SHOPPING Manchester Designer Outlets, Manchester Manchester Designer Outlets (MDO) is Yankee Magazine’s Reader's Choice and Editor's Choice for outlet shopping in New England. Stroll through the picturesque walking village of Manchester, Vermont and shop more than 20 worldclass brands including Armani, Brooks Brothers, J Crew, Kate Spade, Marimekko, Michael Kors, Polo Ralph Lauren, Theory, Tumi, Vineyard Vines and many more at up to 70% off daily. Each store is uniquely housed in restored New England structures surrounded by beautiful views and fresh mountain air. Enjoy exclusive art and fashion pop­ ups throughout the year. Manchester’s Annual Sidewalk Sales are amust inmidAugust (seewebsite for dates) and save up to 90%on all your favoriteMDObrands! Manchester offers a multitude of historic and authentic Vermont attractions. Nature lovers can partake in hiking, skiing, canoeing, yoga, and swimming alongside fivestar lodging, dining, and of course, shopping. Whether you visit us for the day, a weekend, or week, Manchester, Vermont is a mustsee destination in New England. Dates of Operation: Summer hours: MondaySaturday 10:00am7:00pm; Sunday 10:00am6:00pm Winter hours: MondaySaturday 10:00am6:00pm; Sunday 10:00am5:00pm Group Policy and Rates: Tours and group activities, coupon books, and motorcoach parking are all available with advance notice. Contact: Manchester Designer Outlets, GPS Address: 97 Depot Street, Manchester Center, VT 05255 8023623736 • info@manchesterdesigneroutlets.com • www.manchesterdesigneroutlets.com 