The Southside Mall is not just a place to shop! We strive to understand the needs of Oneonta, and provide a venue for events designed with the local community in mind. Southside is also a huge proponent of local shopping centers and supporting local businesses, and giving back to the town and city of Oneonta. In fact we have donated over 6,500 dollars to help our community grow and flourish! We also open up our Oneonta mall for local crafters, vendors, and artisans during our many Craft & Vendors shows, giving our community a chance to show off, and discover, the talent we have in and all around Oneonta! At Southside you will find familiar faces working at any of our local or big box stores, truly making this YOUR mall.
Whether you’re visiting or just passing through, Oneonta NY is the perfect base of operations for all your touring needs. Not only do both the town and city of Oneonta have a plethora of opportunities, but it is also only a 30-minute drive from Cooperstown NY, and an hour West of Albany NY. In Oneonta you’ll find a little something for all members of your family: from well-maintained parks and hiking/bike trails to diverse foods and flavors; as well as golf courses, local art galleries, and our very own butterfly conservatory. For your retail renegades we have many local boutiques, as well as the Southside Mall. No matter your needs, make Oneonta your Destination.
9 out of the 12 months of the year, Oneonta is also the home of over 6,000 college students who come from all walks of life. Southside Mall may be small,but our stores have the latest fashion, room décor, health and wellness products, and anything else a college student may need! So don’t worry parents, your students are in good hands! Southside Mall also offers students a chance to grow their resume through our for-credit internship program. Open to both SUNY Oneonta and Hartwick College students, no matter what major, the Oneonta mall takes on two interns per semester. Just stop in and grab an application from the mall office, and let Southside Mall fulfill all your local shopping center and academic needs!
Don’t let Southside’s stature fool you! When you come to our mall you will find that we have many big box store such as: TJ Maxx, Bath & Body Works, FYE, Game Stop and more! With Southside you get that uptown local shopping center experience, but with a hometown feel. Right along side those big box store, you will find local businesses that have been in the Oneonta mall for over 10 years! When you shop at Southside, you are doing far more than just spending money; you are also helping build a community!