Throughout November, Exploring Durham will feature articles about some of Durham’s largest and most unusual retail areas.
Northgate Mall is a regional shopping landmark situated along Interstate 85 just north of Downtown Durham. Locally owned and operated for more than 60 years, the mall includes anchor department store tenants like Macy’s and Sears along with more than 100 other retailers selling everything from apparel and jewelry to electronics, sports, bath and beauty items and more. Northgate also has several casual dining options along with its Food Gallery and specialty food stores.
Boasting DTS digital sound systems along with high-backed rocking chairs and stadium-style seating, Stadium 10 at Northgate Theaters is a state-of-the-art multi-screen movie theatre playing new movie releases. There is a full concession stand and rooms are available for birthdays or events.
Durham features 2 malls, 35 shopping centers and numerous specialty boutiques, antique stores and authentic country stores. For a full list visit www.durham-nc.com
Insider Tip: Santa arrives at Northgate in his unique sleigh on Friday, Nov. 22 at 6 p.m. Immediately following, sip cocoa, listen to carolers and enjoy face painters as the tree lighting takes place on the plaza.
The Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau (DCVB) is Durham’s official marketing agency. For more information about things to see and do in Durham, visit www.Durham-NC.com and www.DurhamEventCalendar.com, or stop by the Visitors Information Center at 101. E. Morgan St. in Downtown Durham and pick up the Official Durham Visitor & Relocation Guide.