The largest retail center in the Carolinas, Charlotte has everything from neighborhood shopping centers, antique villages and art galleries to outdoor markets and megamalls. SouthPark Mall is about 5 miles south of Uptown, with more than 125 stores, including Tiffany, Louis Vuitton, Burberry, and Neiman Marcus. Concord Mills is about 10 miles northeast of uptown with more than 200 outlet stores. The Carolina Place Mall is about 12 miles south of Uptown, with more than 1 million square feet of retail shopping. Northlake Mall, located 8 miles north of Uptown, features a variety of retailers. And More detailed information on other shopping opportunities is available from Visit Charlotte www.charlottesgotalot.com