Uptown Plaza Archives

Beach Whiskey and Outback Steakhouse will sponsor PIR event

PIR

Phoenix Raceway will host the Beach Whiskey Outback Steakhouse Qualifying Day on Friday, April 28 to kick off the Verizon IndyCar Series race weekend and set the field for the Desert Diamond West Valley Phoenix Grand Prix under the lights on Saturday, April 29. “Last year at qualifying day, Phoenix ‘Speed King’ Helio Castroneves shattered… Read More →

West Elm opening second Arizona location this summer

West Elm
by in Home & Design

This summer, Uptown Plaza will be adding the New York-based furniture retailer, West Elm, to its mix. This will be the second location in Arizona for West Elm. The Williams-Sonoma brand will open up in a brick-lined 11,001-square-foot space. The store will be the first West Elm location in Phoenix. West Elm will hire about 30… Read More →

Building the best: list and map of 2017 RED Awards finalists

2017 RED Awards
by in AZRE Magazine

It’s award season and for AZRE that means it’s again time to recognize the biggest, best and most notable commercial real estate projects completed in 2016 along with the people who made them happen. This year for the 12th annual Real Estate and Development awards, more nomination forms were submitted than ever before, which is… Read More →

Huss Brewing to open Phoenix taproom in April

Huss Brewing Phoenix Taproom

Huss Brewing Co. will open its first Phoenix taproom at the Uptown Plaza in Phoenix on April 14. The brewery will feature an ever-changing selection of Huss Brewing Co.’s brews, and will also have beer brewed just for this location. Huss Brewing has a tap room in Tempe, and this upcoming Phoenix taproom will be… Read More →

Brewery opening taproom at popular uptown Phoenix corner

beer

Tempe-based Huss Brewing Company is opening up its second location this December in Uptown Phoenix, near Central Avenue and Camelback Road. Huss Brewing will open its newest flagship taproom at the recently renovated Uptown Plaza, where Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria and Shake Shack recently opened. The new taproom will mainly focus on Huss Brewing’s locally crafted,… Read More →

Second Shake Shack location coming to Phoenix

Shake Shack

The second Arizona Shake Shack is set to open on Wednesday, March 9th at 11 a.m. in Phoenix’s iconic Uptown Plaza at the corner of Camelback Road and Central Avenue. The Plaza is a redevelopment of a shopping center from the 1950s, on one of Phoenix’s more popular corners. Shake Shack started in New York, and serves 100 percent… Read More →

Sam Fox’s Flower Child opens in Uptown Plaza

by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine

Flower Child, Sam Fox’s rapidly growing healthy fast-casual restaurant opened its third Valley location today at Camelback Road and Central Avenue in the Uptown Plaza shopping center. The newest Flower Child is one of the first businesses to open in the iconic, mid-century shopping center, which is undergoing a highly-anticipated revitalization. The one-of-a-kind restaurant will… Read More →

Uptown Plaza welcomes Muse Apparel as their first new tenant

Uptown Plaza, the landmark shopping center at the intersection of Central Ave. & Camelback Rd., has announced the grand opening of its first new tenant, Muse Apparel, since kicking off a wall-to-wall renovation in mid-2014. Opening just in time to celebrate Uptown Plaza’s 60th Anniversary tomorrow, August 25, 2015, this popular 10-year-old local women’s clothing boutique recently relocated… Read More →

Uptown Plaza lands Shake Shack & Flower Child

Vintage Partners, the Arizona-based commercial real estate development and investment company, has announced a pair of exciting new tenants joining the redevelopment efforts at Uptown Plaza, the landmark 1955 shopping center in central Phoenix on the NE corner of Central Avenue & Camelback Road. Scheduled to open in late 2015/early 2016, the newest additions will include… Read More →

Breweries tap into adaptive reuse of retail

Fifty-four-year-old Walter Crutchfield, principal and co-founding member of Phoenix-based development company Vintage Partners, is sipping on Oskar Blues Breweries’ Dale’s Pale Ale. It’s one of the beers hooked up to his office’s commercial grade tap, where craft beer flows often. “It’s a true American industry,” Crutchfield says. In the last five years, the craft beer… Read More →