With more than 50 leading designer and top brand names like Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Outlet, Coach Outlet, Calvin Klein, Express Factory Outlet, Forever 21, Levi’s and Nike Factory Store, which offer savings of up to 65 percent off regular retail prices every day, Tulare Outlets is known throughout Bakersfield and Fresno for great value.

But despite incredible deals to be had, the savviest of Tulare Outlets’ shoppers know how to save even more. According to Tulare Outlets General Manager Patty Rocha, the outlet center’s annual coupon booklet and complimentary membership in its VIP Club are invaluable savings tools.

“Now that summer styles are in store, and the back-to-school shopping season is on its way, too, extra savings found in our coupon book, and the insider offers only our VIP Club members receive throughout the year, provide even more discounts from favorite name brands that can add up quickly.”

Here’s how to get the best deals at Tulare Outlets. First, visit tulareoutletcenter.com and register for its free VIP Club. Members receive exclusive and advance notice of special sales, limited-time offers and seasonal events. Then, make sure to pick up a coupon book when you arrive at the outlet center. Inside are coupons worth hundreds of dollars in extra savings to use at many favorite brands.

During a day of shopping Tulare Outlets also features plenty of restaurant and eateries to relax and unwind. For instance, shoppers rarely miss the chance to visit famed Bravo Farms Restaurant & Cheese Shop. Additional food options include Subway, Togo’s, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and Baskin Robbins.

And, a visit to Tulare Outlets is never complete without taking in a summertime blockbuster at Galaxy Theatre. What’s more, the state-of-the-art theater now features reclining luxury seating equipped with individual power controls for head and feet positions.

Tulare Outlets, centrally located off Highway 99 and Prosperity Ave., is open Monday-Saturday from 10am to 9pm and Sunday from 10am to 7pm with extended holiday shopping hours throughout the year.

Tulare Outlets, 1407 Retherford St., Tulare, CA 93274, www.tulareoutletcenter.com