Decorating your home for the holidays is one way to express your individuality, and decorations very often become family heirlooms. Buffalo has a great variety of places to shop, from major department stores to speciality shops. Check with them about special holiday hours and have a fun time picking out decorations that will make your holiday the most special of all.
Vidler’s 5 & 10
676 – 694 Main Street,
Buffalo, New York 14214,
Monday to Saturday, 9 AM to 5: 30 PM, Friday open until 9 PM Sunday noon to 5PM
Vidler’s is a Buffalo institution and has been since 1930. And much of what was here in those days still is. It is its own shopping mall in miniature and for Christmas decorations they have the unusual and artistic. They have an extensive craft department where your imagination can run wild.
2276 Delaware Ave.
Buffalo, New York 14216
Big Lots is one of the most popular of the warehouse stores. Once here, you can’t help but come back again and again because it is different every time you come. For Christmas Decorations, you can get great bargains. And they restock with different items for the whole shopping season, so be prepared to come a few times, but it is a fun time, kind of like going on a treasure hunt each time. You never know what you will find. And the prices are not bad either.
The Gaslight Holiday and Gift Shoppe
10 Tower Rd,
Wyoming, New York, 14591
The hours are April through December, Tuesday through Saturday, 11:OO AM till 5:00 PM, Sundays, 12:00 Noon till 5:00 PM
Located just 50 miles outside of Buffalo, New York and easy drive on the highway, The Gaslight Holiday and Gift Shoppe gives you an alternative to shopping in the crowded city and a chance to go back in time and have a relaxing day in the country as well. The Shoppe is located in a 103 year old former fire house and is one of seventy buildings in the village of Wyoming, that make up a National Historic District. They sell Christmas decorations and gifts from around the would, many of them one of a kind, not the ususal department store fare. If you can, come and spend a day touring around the entire village.
Niagra Falls Boulevard and Maple Road,
Buffalo, New York 14226
Open 10 Am to 9 PM, Sundays 11Am to 6 PM
For those who like to do all their shopping in one place, there is nothing like a good mall and Buffalo has their share. The specialty shops will all have holiday decorations, but the big stores will have the variety. At boulevard, you will find Macy’s JC Pennys and probably the one that wi; have the most for the holidays, Sears.
Buffalo, New York 14225
Monday -Saturday 10am – 9:30pm | Sunday 11am – 6pm
Walden Galleria is a bigger mall and in they have a Best Buy in addition to the department stores and speciality shops. There will be a good variety of holiday decorations to please everyone.