South Park Mall was opened in 1968 in San Antonio, Texas. This mall has one floor and 790,000 square feet of retail space. Currently the mall has four anchor stores and 85 specialty retail shops. Jones Lang LaSalle is the current management company of the mall. They specialize in real estate holdings such as malls throughout America, Europe, the Middle East, London, and Africa. There are also some holdings in the Asia Pacific region. The company was founded in 1999 when a merger with Jones Lang Wootton and LaSalle Partners occurred.
South Park Mall is open Monday through Saturday 10am to 9pm, and Sunday 12pm to 6pm. The mall is located near Highway 35 making it easy to access for shoppers. Like most malls there are shopping services available such as ATM's, lost and found, lottery ticket sales, gift cards, postage services, and much more.
At the mall shoppers can enjoy 5.7.9, A&M Jewelry, Adriana's Perfume, Aeropostale, Agaci, Al's Formal Wear, Allure Hair Design, American Eagle Outfitters, Anna's Linens, AT&T Mobile, Bath and Body Works, BBVA Compass Bank, and beneficial Finance. The anchor stores are JC Penney, Macy's, Sears, and Bealls. Macy's took over the anchor spot that Foley's used to have.
Among the other stores are Bits O'Gold, Blackfly Metamorphosis, Blockbuster Video, Body Central, C&C Market Research, Champs Sports, Chase Bank, Children's Place, and City of SA Community Center. South Park Mall offers Chick-Fil-A and Chili's as two restaurants. Clinique, Creamery at South Park Mall, Eastern Oils, Exotic Diamonds, Family Dental Center, Famous Cajun, Finish Line, and Firestone are just a few more locations at the mall.
Stores available at the mall are shoes, clothing and accessories to entertainment, gifts, and much more. Fito's Shoes, Foot Locker, FootAction, FYE, GameStop, GNC, Gordon's Jewelers, Great American Cookies, Hallmark, Hot Topic, IBC, Jewel Town, and Journeys are a few more places visitors can shop at.
The Side Wok Cafe, Subway, Thirsty's, Torrid, Trade Secret, Treasures, Urban City, Verizon, Waldenbooks and Zales are a few more locations to enjoy. The mall is more than just a place to shop for some residents. Each year the mall has events that will come around, for example a Donation Celebration Blood Drive, American Diabetes Event, Acoustic Bands, Job Fair and even a carnival are held on the premises of the mall. Halloween keeps the stores open for children looking to get some candy for their costumes. At Christmas Santa visits offering photo opportunities and bringing a little Santa village along. There are also numerous sales during the holiday season beginning on Black Friday.
San Antonio is a wonderful city to visit. From the mall a number of city attractions can be reached like Sea World, Fiesta Texas, and the River Walk. Much of the souvenir shops in the South Park Mall will have Texas logos for visitors to the area to bring home. The mall is also a great place for residents to meet with friends and enjoy a community experience.