There will be dozens of stores and restaurants, including Best Buy, Lowes, Olive Garden, Bath and Body Works, GameStop, Banana Republic, and many more. Lots of the new establishments are making their first appearances in the Reno/Tahoe region. Also planned are an IMAX theater and the Legends Bay Casino Resort Spa.
The Legends just north of I80 and west of Sparks Blvd. As the name implies, it is next door to Sparks Marina Park.
Stores include Dillards, Century Theatres, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, William-Sonoma, to name a few. Lots of big names in Reno for the first time.
The Summit is south of downtown Reno, at the corner of S. Virginia Street and the Mt. Rose Highway.
Stores include Macy's, Sears, JC Penney, Disney Store, Bath & Body Works. There are other big chain stores and a few locals.
Meadowood Mall is at the corner of S. McCarran Blvd. and S. Virginia Street. This is one of Reno's busiest intersections; holiday shopping traffic is horrendous.
Redfield Promenade & Firecreek Crossing
Stores include Borders, Chevy's, Safeway, Circuit City, Wal-Mart, Sam's Club, Old Navy, more.
They are on either side of Kietzke Lane in south Reno, in a triangle between S. Virginia Street and S. McCarran Blvd.
Ben Franklin is probably the only name with wide shopper recognition. Everything else is assorted shops, boutiques, and restaurants.
Find Shopper's Square on the corner of S. Virginia Street and Plumb Lane. It's a busy spot.
Reno Town Mall
Businesses include Raley's Supermarket, Burlington Coat Factory, and a variety of small stores and restaurants.
This mall is on the corner of S. McCarran Blvd. and Peckham Lane, across from the Reno - Sparks Convention Center and the Atlantis Hotel Casino.
Mayberry Landing hosts a variety of unique shops. It was built with a focus on maximizing green space and improving the neighborhood, rather than maximizing retail space. There are 19 businesses offering a wide range of services, including a wine store, restaurants, an olive oil store, a spa, two hair salons, a pet store, pet grooming, dry cleaning, pilates, art classes, piano lessons, financial services.
Mayberry Landing is located in west Reno at the intersection of Mayberry Drive and McCarran Boulevard. It's a nice setting and makes for a pleasant shopping experience different from the huge malls.
Smithridge Plaza & Smithridge Center
Here you'll find Trader Joe's, Long's Drugs, Toys 'R Us, and numerous other stores and restaurants.
That good location is directly across from Meadowood Mall, at the corner of S. McCarran Blvd. and S. Virginia Street.
The center hosts Booze Bros. and a variety of small stores and restaurants.
Located on the corner of Kietzke Lane and Grove Street.
Southwest Pavilion is in a busy location, next to the freeway at 8175 S. Virginia Street, Reno.