- New Jersey
Discover best-selling brands and remarkable designs at this shopping wonderland in New Jersey.
A premier shopping destination set against the New York City skyline, American Dream in East Rutherford, New Jersey, presents a collection of shops and boutiques to rival the Big Apple's top fashion districts. The contemporary complex boasts multiple floors of clothing, footwear and accessory retailers, flagship stores and specialty vendors. Its luxury shopping and dining division, The Avenue, features prominent names in high-end apparel and accessories. And with no sales tax on clothing, American Dream makes it easy to indulge in exceptional attire. With over 70 food options from fast-casual to fine dining plus record-breaking indoor theme parks and other attractions, American Dream provides a complete entertainment experience.
Shop Bestselling Brands and Unique Finds
American Dream’s airy, accessible plaza is filled with colorful storefronts and artistic accents that make any shopping trip feel like a treat. The site features three floors of top clothing, footwear and accessory brands plus department stores and specialty boutiques. Refresh your wardrobe with the latest looks from Armani Exchange, Aritzia, Levi’s, lululemon and Mango; shop shoes for all seasons at Aldo, Clarks, DSW, Foot Locker, Skechers, UGG and Vans; and accessorize with jewelry and cosmetics from Kay Jewelers, Swarovski, Sephora and Ulta Beauty. Visit Apple and Best Buy to connect to the latest tech and enjoy elevated shopping experiences at flagship stores. Expanded collections await at American Dream’s H&M, PRIMARK, Uniqlo and Zara flagships and at exclusive offerings like Toys”R”Us and IT’SUGAR, the world’s first and only candy department store.
American Dream’s multilevel candy department store, IT’SUGAR
Delight in Upscale Retail Experiences
Step out like a celebrity at The Avenue, American Dream’s luxury shopping and dining division, where the décor is as refined as the fashion. Stroll through stylish indoor courtyards to find curated collections of designer goods. Explore a world of high-end apparel at New Jersey’s only Saks Fifth Avenue and take home treasures from Hermès, Dolce&Gabbana, Saint Laurent, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. and Gucci. The Avenue’s fine dining establishments add to the aesthetic, presenting sophisticated menus in chic indoor settings.
Impressive architecture welcomes shoppers to The Avenue
Refuel at a Range of Restaurants
When it’s time for a break, you can take your pick from over 70 on-site eateries offering everything from counter fare to fine dining. For quick and crowd-pleasing bites, Vanessa's Dumplings, Jollibee and the world’s first MrBeast Burger location are just a few of your choices. For more leisurely dining options, look to American Dream’s full-service restaurants: Yard House presents the world's largest selection of draft beer along with over 100 menu items made from scratch daily; Vinoteca provides an interactive wine and beer experience to complement fine Italian cuisine; Jarana is a unique Peruvian restaurant where you can find flavorful dishes and craveable cocktails; and Mozzarella Bar is an elegant venue where small plates and handcrafted beverages shine. Gather in The Avenue for an exceptional dining experience at CARPACCIO, a celebrity-favored establishment that serves authentic Italian fare.
Fine food and al fresco ambiance at CARPACCIO
Enhance Your Experience with On-site Entertainment
Venture beyond the shops to find amusements for all ages. American Dream’s entertainment and retail complex also houses indoor theme parks and attractions. Features include DreamWorks Water Park, Nickelodeon Universe indoor theme park and Big SNOW, an innovative year-round ski resort. Explore nearby lodging options to extend your visit and enjoy everything American Dream has to offer.
Swimming in the wave pool at DreamWorks Water Park
Fly into John F. Kennedy (JFK) or LaGuardia (LGA) in New York City or Newark (EWR) in New Jersey and take a car, rail line or bus to East Rutherford, New Jersey.
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