Best Black Friday Shopping in San Diego

If you’re visiting San Diego during the most wonderful time of year, one thing you don’t want to miss is the excellent shopping. San Diego offers something for everyone—from fashionistas who love a designer label to savvy shoppers always looking for the best deal. Below are our recommendations for San Diego’s shopping hotspots. Take a day—or two—to explore shopping in San Diego.


Westfield UTC Mall – 10 Minutes South of Winners Circle Resort

4545 La Jolla Village Dr., San Diego, CA 92122

Newly remodeled, Westfield UTC boasts a unique dining area, featuring Tender Greens, currently ranked as one of the top ten restaurants in all of San Diego. Under the dining area, you’ll find an ice rink. This mall offers great staples, like Nordstrom, Macy’s and Sears. Additionally, there is a Crate & Barrel, Pottery Barn, and Restoration Hardware for those who love home furnishings. New retailers include J. Crew, Splendid and Tesla.

Black Friday Hours: All Stores will be open at midnight.


Fashion Valley Mall—20 Minutes Southeast of Winners Circle Resort

7007 Friars Road, San Diego, CA 92108

Centrally located in San Diego’s Mission Valley, this is San Diego’s Flagship Mall. Shoppers can find ultimate luxury with shops like Gucci, Hermes, and Louis Vuitton lining the ground floor. Of course, there are many options for fast fashion too, like H&M, Forever 21, and the newly opened, European chain, Zara. You’ll also find an Apple Store, Verizon Wireless, Microsoft Store, and a Sony Store for all the electronics lovers.

Black Friday Hours: Opens at 12am on Black Friday.


Carlsbad Premium Outlets—13 Minutes North of Winners Circle Resort

5620 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Carlsbad Premium Outlets is praised as one of the best outlet shopping centers in Southern California. This mall has is getting Black Friday started on Thursday night—with many retailers opening at 9pm on Thursday evening. They include Banana Republic, BCBG Max Azria, Clarks Bostonian, Coach, Designer Fragrances, Fossil, Godiva Chocolatier, Guess, Hot Dog on a Stick, Izod, Lids, Nine West, Puma, Solstice Sunglass Outlet, Stride Rite Keds Sperry, Sunglass Hut (103-D), Tommy Hilfiger, True Religion, Van

Black Friday Hours:  All stores open their doors at midnight right after Thanksgiving. Some stores are opening earlier.


Marshall’s Solana Beach – 5 Minutes from Winners Circle Resort

685 San Rodolfo Drive, Lomas Santa Fe Square, Solana Beach, CA 92075

This is a local favorite for bargain hunters. San Diegans drive all the way from El Cajon, Chula Vista, and Lakeside to check out the wares at SD County’s best stocked Marshalls. From clothing to home goods, this is one of the best kept shopping secrets in San Diego.

Black Friday Hours: 9:30a – 9:30p


Flower Hill Promenade – 3 Minutes East of Winners Circle Resort; a 15 Minute Walk

2720 Via De La Valle, Del Mar, CA 92014

Offering a truly one-of-a kind shopping experience, Flower Hill offers everything from luxury spa treatments at Spa Gregrorie’s to a relaxing cup of coffee at Pannikin to amazing designer clothing. This space is currently being beautified, but all shops remain open. Places like Bon Bijoux Girly Boutique and Nothing Bundt Cakes are ideal for picking up gifts for friends, family and co-workers.


We wish all of our guests, and all San Diego visitors, a safe and fun Black Friday!