Experience a Real Departure from Ordinary Shopping!

Ohio Station Outlets is the first and only themed outlet center in the world. The architecture, history, entertainment, and a hand-crafted vintage train ferrying shoppers throughout the center, combined with the hottest brands in outlet shopping, create an experience tour groups will definitely not want to miss.

The Stores

Ohio Station Outlets features a lineup of nationally-known retail brands and established Ohio-based retailers to bring the perfect mix of national and local to the exurban market. National retailers include popular brands such as Under Armour Clearance House, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, American Eagle Outfitters Factory Store, Gap Outlet, The Children’s Place Outlet, Carter's Outlet, Bath & Body Works Outlet, Christopher & Banks Outlet, Aeropostale Factory Store, and many more. Ohio-based retailers, known at Ohio Station as the Market Platform, include the Uniform Outlet, All Overstock, FGB Custom Apparel - LOK Ceramics, and more.

The Train

A custom-made vintage train calls Ohio Station home: The Sophie. Tour the mall and plan your shopping trip from the comfort of this unique train as the two mile loop takes you up and down the aisles and around the property. Tickets are $4 each, under 2 free! All-day passes are available Monday through Thursday and allow riders to board and depart at the multiple stations throughout the center. One-trip tickets are available Friday through Sunday and allow for a 20 minute round-trip experience.

The Events

Plan your trip to coincide with visits from your favorite childhood characters including Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, princesses, superheroes, and our very own mascot Chugga Chugga Charlie! Ride the train to the pumpkin patch in October or enjoy the decorations and lights that come with the holiday season in December. Ohio Station Outlets hosts a number of additional family friendly events throughout the year. See ohiostationoutlets.com for upcoming character meet and greets and themed train rides.

The Activities

Ohio Station merchants LOK Ceramics and Auntie Anne’s Soft Pretzels have developed programs for groups to enjoy during their visits. At LOK Ceramics, groups may choose from a large variety of ceramic statues and enjoy an unlimited supply of paints to create their art on site and take home with them the same day. At Auntie Anne’s, groups can learn how to twist pretzels and enjoy their creations with refreshments in the recently renovated Ohio Station Outlets food court. Contact LOK Ceramics and Auntie Anne’s for group registration details.

The Perks

Scheduled groups of 15 or more will receive free train tickets for same-day use as well as exclusive savings on brands like Famous Footwear, Christopher & Banks Outlet, Van Heusen, and more. Tour leaders and bus drivers receive additional discounts as well as one free classic pretzel from Auntie Anne's Pretzels, one free regular Steam Cafe drink, Groups must be scheduled for a stay of at least two hours. Please register at least five days in advance by calling (330) 948-9929.Non-registered or smaller groups enjoying the food court for a layover or short shopping trip may also receive special perks when checking in at Guest Services located in the Grand Central Station Food Court. All hours are weather permitting and subject to change without notice.

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