|Location||Frisco, Collin County, Texas, U.S.|
|Opening date||August 4, 2000|
|Developer||General Growth Properties|
|Management||General Growth Properties|
|Owner||General Growth Properties|
|No. of stores and services||165|
|No. of anchor tenants||11|
|Total retail floor area||1,600,000 sq ft (148,645 m2)|
|No. of floors||5 (AMC Theater on 3rd, 4th, and 5th levels)|
Stonebriar Centre is a mid-range shopping mall located at the intersection of Preston Road (SH 289) and the Sam Rayburn Tollway (SH 121) in Frisco, Texas, U.S.. It contains six major department store anchor stores, a 24-screen movie theater, 2 major restaurants, a Dave and Busters, and a total of 165 tenants renting over 1,630,000 square feet (151,000 m2) gross leasable area. Until July 31, 2013, it hosted an NHL-sized ice arena.
In the 1980s, Frisco's city government leaders realized they needed new economic development with something that would attract not only people but money. They decided there was no greater economic driver in North Texas than a shopping mall. In 1988, Jerry Rosenholtz of Homart, then a subsidiary of Sears, planned on putting a million square foot mall in Frisco, which was a town of about 6,000 people at the time.
When Plano city officials learned of Homart's plan, they offered $10 million if the company would move its planned mall across the road into their city limits. Frisco lobbied to keep the planned mall and was able to work out tax incentives to close the deal. Plano then convinced another company, General Growth Properties, to place a mall within their city limits. In 1995 however, General Growth bought out Homart who had already signed an agreement with Frisco. The City of Frisco made a final offer to General Growth of a half-cent sales tax rebate, property tax abatement for ten years, and infrastructure improvements in and around the mall. Plano continued to lobby hard for the new mall and Frisco eventually upped its sales-tax grant. Frisco finally won the fight and on August 4, 2000, the 1,600,000-square-foot (150,000 m2) mall opened.
The mall has generally received positive reviews and received a 3.5 star rating out of 5 stars with visitors giving compliments about the restaurants, but some disliking the parking lots' design.
- AMC Theatre 24 — 103,450 sq ft (9,610 m2)
- Dick's Sporting Goods — 77,411 sq ft (7,190 m2), former Galyan's store until 2004
- Dillard's — 206,133 sq ft (19,150 m2), former Macy's store until 2006
- Forever 21 — 27,222 sq ft (2,530 m2)
- JCPenney — 162,347 sq ft (15,080 m2)
- Macy's — 200,544 sq ft (18,630 m2), formerly Foley's until 2006
- Nordstrom — 134,150 sq ft (12,460 m2)
- Sears — 162,018 sq ft (15,050 m2)
- Barnes & Noble — 34,272 sq ft (3,180 m2)
- Dave & Buster's — 49,784 sq ft (4,630 m2)
- H&M — 26,576 sq ft (2,470 m2)
- Galyan's (converted to Dick's Sporting Goods in 2004)
- Foley's (May Department Stores bought out by Federated; all Foley's stores rebranded as Macy's)
- Orange Cup (converted to Sugar Queen Cupcakes in 2012, which has gone out of business.)
- Macy's (converted to Dillard's in 2006)
- General Growth Properties, Inc. Stonebriar Centre Information, Retrieved on 14 February 2007
- General Growth Properties, Inc. Stonebriar Centre Overview. Retrieved on 14 February 2007.
- Welcome to Boomtown
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- dallasnews.com (2010-08-01). "Stonebriar Centre has transformed Frisco's look". Retrieved 2013-01-11.
- "GGP: Stonebriar Centre". Retrieved December 1, 2012.
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