UPDATE—Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, the 2021 Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale has been canceled. The sale will return May 4-8, 2022.

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The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale, May 4-8, 2022, in Fort Wayne, Indiana is one of Indiana’s premier shopping event. The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana attracts 50,000 shoppers. At the sale, you'll find Vera Bradley handbags, accessories, stationery, and more that are all 40-60% off.

If you have not attended the sale, or planning an annual trip, now is the time to start planning your getaway. You don’t have to take our word for it – read about what some of our guests have to say about the Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale.

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The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale is a Big Deal

Jennifer from Wading in Big Shoes says,

"Talk about a wake-up call! The morning the sale [Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale] started, I flipped on the TV in my hotel room to watch a little bit of local news before starting the day.

The main story? You guessed it: The Vera Bradley outlet sale. On-screen, droves of women gathered outside the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, where reporters interviewed shoppers who’d traveled from near and far to get in on the action. I remember one woman in particular who was visiting with a group of family members. They’d woken up before dawn to travel from hours away, a tradition they carried out every year.

This was going to be a much bigger deal than I had realized."

The Perfect Bonding Trip

Taking the Kids says,

"Whether or not you’re a fan of bright, paisley and floral-print totes, suitcases, clothes and accessories, the annual Vera Bradley Outlet Sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana is a grandmother-mother-daughter bonding trip like no other."

Shopping at the Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale

Make it a Weekend Getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana

Traveling Mom says,

"Fort Wayne isn’t always the first place that pops into your mind when you think about planning a weekend getaway in the Midwest.  But it should be. A hidden gem known mostly to devoted Vera Bradley fans, a weekend in Fort Wayne, Indiana, offers a wide variety of family-friendly activities amidst the charm and friendliness you expect from the Midwest."

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This blog was originally published in 2018 and has been updated. Last Update: January 2021