Top Unique Shopping Destinations

It’s that time of year again; time to start checking off your holiday shopping lists. Here in The BC, conveniently located between Cincinnati and Dayton, we’re decking our halls, putting up our holiday lights, and getting a head start on our holiday shopping. 

This year, stay ahead of the crowds by shopping some of Butler County’s best retail hot spots. Butler County is the perfect shopping destination that offers a variety of retailers to help you tackle your holiday shopping list without having to fight the crowds. Find the perfect gift for your friends and family when you shop any of Butler County’s unique boutiques, bargain outlet stores, or one-of-a-kind retailers.

Find the perfect home furnishing, kitchen gadget, or home décor item at Ohio’s only IKEA location. This world famous modern furniture retailer features exclusively designed items, model homes, and dozens of room displays. Enjoy a delicious helping of Swedish meatballs, drop your little shoppers off at the supervised kids entertainment area where you can let them play while you shop the day away at IKEA.

Cincinnati Premium Outlets
Shop the best deals in town at the Cincinnati Premium Outlets. This high-end shopping destination boasts 100 stores from the biggest designer brands including Coach, Ralph Lauren Polo, and Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th. For even bigger discount deals, head to the outlet’s After Thanksgiving Weekend Sale featuring Midnight Madness! Hit black Friday in style and start your marathon shopping day at 8 p.m. on November 28!

Ohio Valley Antique Mall
Shop for truly unique gifts for the history buff, hipster, and antique lover at the Ohio Valley Antique Mall. As the region’s largest multi-dealer antique mall, you’ll find thousands of vintage collectibles including sports memorabilia, home furnishings and décor, clothing, and more. This indoor antique destination even offers an in-store Café where you can rest your tired feet and refuel and recharge after a long day of shopping.

Oxford Boutiques
Shop local at one of Butler County’s most unique boutiques. The quaint community of Oxford offers shoppers a truly one-of-a-kind local shopping experience offering artisan jewelry, distinctive gifts, art, and stylish clothing boutiques. Spend the day in Oxford, home of Miami University, and shop local at The Apple Tree, BlueTique Cheap Chic , The Green Door, Paisley on High, and more chic boutiques you can only find in Butler County. 

Jungle Jim’s International Market
Have a foodie in the family? Take a whacky and fun shopping trip to Jungle Jim’s International Market where you can find the perfect holiday gift for all the foodies on your list. This exotic specialty food retailer features more than 150,000 items from over 75 countries, thousands of rare imported groceries, 1,000 hot sauces, 10,000 wines, and the craziest décor you’ve ever seen in a grocery store. Jungle Jim’s is a six-acre foodie paradise and has been featured on national television programming including the History Channel, Travel Channel and Food Network.

Become the ultimate gift giver in Butler County. Get a jump-start on your holiday shopping by visiting one of The BC’s many popular shopping destinations. For more information about shopping in Butler County, to plan your shopping trip, and to book money saving getaway packages, visit

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