Colorado Mills is a shopping mall is situated near the junctions of I-70, US 6, and Colfax Avenue at West Colfax Avenue in Lakewood, Colorado. Opening hours are 10am to 9pm Monday to Saturday and 11am to 6pm on Sundays although hours may vary on public holidays. Opened in November 2002 the 1.1 million square foot mall has over 200 stores, restaurants and entertainment facilities.
The site is owned by the Simon Property Group (SPG), which is the largest public U.S real estate company with nearly 400 developments in the North America, Europe and Asia. In 2007 a partnership including SPG agreed to acquire the Mills Corporation, which built Colorado Mills. One of the company features is the Simon Visa Giftcard which can be redeemed within any Simon mall and anywhere Visa Debit cards are accepted.
Amongst the many stores in the mall there are many ranges of products such as clothing, sportswear, entertainment items, home dycor and jewelry. There are many well known fashion and shoe stores including Foot Lockers, Gap, Gymboree, Levi Strauss, Nike, Nine West, Tommy Hilfiger and Van Heusen, whilst there are also many accessory stores including Body Language, Chico's, Claire's and Sunglass Hut. 11 jewelry retailers can be found at this shopping center too with names including Angles, Regency Diamonds, Time Square and Zales.
There are 14 health and beauty shops open for business such as The Body Shop, Victoria's Secret, Bath and Body Works and Vitamin World. Visitors looking for items to add to the home can look for accessories at a number of home dycor and furnishing stores. There are some arts and crafts stores also like Accentuate the Seasons, Amazing Artworks and Got Paint?
There are a few services provided at the shopping mall including hairdressing, a nail spa and massages. Communication companies set up at the center with their own stores include AT&T, T-Mobile and Qwest Communications. Brides looking for a wedding dress for their big day can try out the Bridal World shop, whilst children can be kept amused at various toy stores including a Build a Bear Workshop and a Lego Store.
There are several dining options at the mall including restaurants with waiter service such as California Pizza Kitchen, Chili's Too, Johnny Rockets and Yard House. Order at the counter restaurants includes names such as Burger King, Haagen Dazs and Qdoba Mexican Grill. Visitors can also purchase food items from Cinnabon, Harry and David, Starbucks and Wetzel's Pretzels.
Visitors can see the latest cinema releases at the United Artists Theatres, which open from 12.30pm to 11pm from Monday to Friday and 9.30am to 11pm on Saturday and Sunday. Next to the cinema complex is Woodward Skateparks where it has various ramps for all skill levels with the street course featuring round and square rails of all sizes, two pyramids, a vertical wall, roll-in, funboxes, hips, ledges, two eurogaps, quarterpipes, and banks of varying sizes. All ramps provide a smooth, fast, consistent ride and an abundance of street terrain for all types of skaters.