Fieldhouse USA Coming to Grapevine Mills in 2017
15 Aug, 2016
State-of-the-Art Sports Facility Construction to Commence; Scheduled to Open Early Next Yearq
Simon, a global leader in retail real estate, announced that Fieldhouse USA will open their second U.S. location at Grapevine Mills in Grapevine, Texas in early 2017. The indoor sports facility will bring numerous youth and adult sport leagues, tournaments and athletic opportunities to the area.
“Grapevine Mills continues to demonstrate their commitment to the Grapevine community by attracting dynamic, family friendly retailers and entertainment options,” said William D. Tate, Mayor, City of Grapevine. “Additions like Fieldhouse USA add value to our community by supporting both economic development and a commitment to healthy living.”
Set to open in early 2017, the dynamic sports complex will be located inside Grapevine Mills. FieldhouseUSA is a league, event and tournament based indoor sports facility projected to welcome more than 1.6 million visitors annually to their new location. The 106,000 square foot indoor sports facility will feature nine basketball and nine volleyball courts serving guests by offering year-round league play in team sports such as basketball, volleyball and indoor soccer. FieldhouseUSA also offers programs for performance training, all-sports camps, baseball/softball, birthday parties, boot camps, cheerleading, club volleyball, corporate events, dodgeball, lock-ins, skills training, taekwondo, and tumble. Additionally, FieldhouseUSA hosts a wide range of events and tournaments, which caters to select, club and recreational teams across the United States. This tournament series is anticipated to generate millions of sales tax dollars annually and has a major economic impact for the City and surrounding areas. FieldhouseUSA is geared toward recreational, intermediate and competitive athletes and offers a variety of sporting activities where everyone has a place to play and create an amazing experience.
“FieldhouseUSA is a welcome addition to Grapevine’s renowned venues. We are pleased to bring this incredible opportunity to Grapevine and its neighboring communities. Residents will enjoy an exceptional multi-purpose indoor sports experience and all of the amenities and privileges of a state-of the-art sports facility,” said Gary L. Oliver, Principal and CEO of FieldhouseUSA.
“The continued expansion of retailers and family entertainment venues such as Fieldhouse USA at the Mills Mall continues to strengthen one of Grapevine’s signature economic development assets while reinforcing our partnership with Simon Properties,” said Bob Farley, director of economic development, City of Grapevine.
The City of Grapevine Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with FieldhouseUSA as the sponsor program for operations of the basketball and volleyball leagues for the City of Grapevine and will operate through the FieldhouseUSA Grapevine location. Leagues will begin forming in early 2017. Stay tuned to Fieldhouse’s web site, FieldHouseUSA.com for details regarding the Grand Opening event, league registrations and other offerings.
“Grapevine Mills attracts many young families, which is a strong draw for a community-based facility like Fieldhouse USA,” said Trudy Cresswell, director of marketing and business development at Grapevine Mills. “We’re so pleased to offer this exceptional recreational option to our shoppers and visitors.”
About Grapevine Mills Grapevine Mills, the largest outlet and value retail shopping destination in North Texas, provides the ultimate shopping experience with more than 180 outlet and value retail stores including Neiman Marcus Last Call, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, H&M, J.Crew, Forever 21, Banana Republic Factory Store, Guess Factory Store, Gap Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger Company Store, Abercrombie & Fitch Outlet, Ann Taylor Factory, Nike Factory Store, Oakley Vault and Under Armour. Recently named “Best Kid-Friendly Shopping Center” by the readers of FortWorthChild and NorthTexasChild magazines for the third year, Grapevine Mills also offers great restaurants including Rainforest Cafe and Chili’s, family entertainment experiences SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center, Round 1 and AMC® 30 Theatres featuring its In-Theatre Dining experience.
In May 2016, the center finalized a multimillion dollar renovation. The revitalized architectural features at Grapevine Mills include sleek new flooring and contemporary energy efficient lighting to provide an enriched and highly inviting shopping environment. Additionally, comfortable seating arrangements were added throughout the property to allow visitors to relax and recharge while shopping. Grapevine Mills, home to tax-free shopping for international guests, is located two miles north of DFW Airport on Highway 121N and Grapevine Mills Pkwy in Grapevine, TX, about 30 miles northwest of Dallas. It is open regularly from 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m., Mon – Sat, and 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Sunday. During the holidays, hours are extended for guests’ shopping convenience. For more information on Grapevine Mills, please call (972) 724-4900 or visit www.grapevinemills.com. Like Grapevine Mills on Facebook at facebook.com/ShopGrapevineMills and follow us on Twitter @ShopGrapevine and on Instagram @shopgrapevine.
About The Mills, A Simon Company: The Mills®, one of Simon Property Group's five real estate platforms, offers a unique brand of shopping with a mix of popular name brand outlets, value retailers and full-price stores, plus family-oriented dining and entertainment concepts. The Mills are well-located in major metropolitan markets and many are recognized as leading tourism destinations. Notable properties include Arundel Mills (Baltimore), Gurnee Mills (Chicago), Grapevine Mills (Dallas), Ontario Mills (Los Angeles), Opry Mills (Nashville), Potomac Mills (Washington, DC) and Sawgrass Mills (Ft. Lauderdale/Miami).
About Simon: Simon is a global leader in retail real estate ownership, management and development and an S&P100 company (Simon Property Group, NYSE:SPG). Our industry-leading retail properties and investments across North America, Europe and Asia provide shopping experiences for millions of consumers every day and generate billions in annual retail sales. For more information, visit simon.com.
About Grapevine, Texas: Grapevine is home to many successful businesses as well as numerous wineries, fine dining, nationally ranked festivals, and select attractions and resorts. Its economic development efforts are designed to further increase visitors and tax revenues through projects that emphasize hospitality, entertainment and retail uses. Grapevine also boasts exceptional commercial and office facilities that capitalize on the City’s central location in one of the world’s most dynamic regions and close proximity to the world’s third-busiest airport, providing ready access to major U.S. and international markets. For additional information, visit GrapevineTxEcoDev.com.