Solano Town Center

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Solano Town Center
Solano Town Center.jpg
View from parking lot
LocationFairfield, California, USA
Address1350 Travis Blvd., Fairfield, CA 94533-4695
Opening date1981[1]
DeveloperThe Hahn Company
ManagementStarwood Capital Group
OwnerStarwood Retail Partners
No. of stores and services130 [2]
No. of anchor tenants5 (4 open, 1 vacant)
Total retail floor area1.04 million ft²
No. of floors2 (3 in the Macy's, former The Emporium/Sears and original Sears buildings)
Websitewww.shoppingsolanotowncenter.com
Solano Town Center
Solano Town Center sign

Solano Town Center, sometimes referred to as Solano Mall or Fairfield Mall, is a shopping mall in Fairfield, California, with over 125 stores, multiple restaurants and dining options. Solano Town Center is located on Travis Boulevard, one block east of I-80 off the Travis Blvd exit. It is owned by Starwood Retail Partners.

In addition to traditional shopping and entertainment, the Solano Town Center offers community events and programming through its Live 360° program. These free events are offered by the local community for the local community and include musical and dance performances, DIY crafting lessons for adults, chess tournaments, tai chi classes, and more.

History[edit]

Westfield America, Inc., a precursor to the Westfield Group acquired the shopping center in 1998, and renamed it "Westfield Shoppingtown Solano", dropping the "Shoppingtown" name in June 2005. In April 2012, The Westfield Group sold the establishment to Starwood Capital Group.[3] In November 2012, the name changed again to Solano Town Center.[4]

Mervyn's was the mall's fifth anchor store until they went out of business in 2008. Forever 21 moved into the upper level of the former Mervyn's in 2010. Sports Authority moved into the lower level of the former Mervyn's in 2011,[5] which closed when that chain went out of business in 2016. The space has since been taken by Dick's Sporting Goods in 2017. In 2015, Sears Holdings spun off 235 of its properties, including the Sears at Solano Town Center, into Seritage Growth Properties. Sears closed its location in July 2018. In early 2020 Dave & Buster's will open a brand new restaurant in a portion of the former Sears space.

Anchor Stores[edit]

Its anchor stores are JCPenney, Macy's, Best Buy and Dick's Sporting Goods. There is also an Edwards Cinemas IMAX multiplex located above the Best Buy anchor.

Current[edit]

Former[edit]

  • The Emporium- Replaced with a new Sears in 1998.
  • Mervyns - Replaced with Forever 21 in 2010 (upper level) and Sports Authority (lower level) in 2011.
  • Sports Authority - Closed down in 2016 and replaced by Dick's Sporting Goods in 2017.
  • Sears - Original space replaced with Best Buy (lower level) in 2000 and Edwards Cinema (upper level) in 1999. The store moved to the former Emporium space in 1998 and closed in 2018.

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Coordinates: 38°15′46″N 122°03′15″W / 38.26290°N 122.05420°W / 38.26290; -122.05420