Three Marquee Retailers Opening at Foothills in October

Nordstrom Rack, H&M and Cinemark Movie Bistro and XD among first unique-to-market retailers opening at redeveloped Fort Collins shopping and entertainment destination

FORT COLLINS, Colo.--()--Colorado-based real estate developer Alberta Development Partners today announced the opening of Nordstrom Rack and H&M and the upcoming opening of Cinemark Movie Bistro and XD at Foothills, a 77-acre shopping and entertainment destination located on S. College Ave and E. Foothills Pkwy in Fort Collins. All three retailers are new to Fort Collins and are among more than 20 unique-to-market stores scheduled to open and lead the revitalization of the mall.


Located on the north side of the enclosed mall area and open as of Oct. 22, H&M at Foothills is the first H&M in Fort Collins and the tenth location in Colorado. The new 22,315-square-foot store offers Fort Collins residents a one-stop shopping destination for quality clothing for the whole family, with collections ranging from ladies, men, cosmetics, young ladies, and young men to separate “store within a store” sections for accessories, lingerie and sports apparel. H&M at Foothills will also carry the Swedish retailer’s children’s collection, from newborn to 14 years.

Nordstrom Rack

Open as of Oct. 22 and set on the northwest corner of Foothills on College Ave., this is the first Nordstrom Rack in Fort Collins and fifth location in Colorado. The 33,000-square-foot store offers customers a wide selection of on-trend apparel, accessories and shoes at an everyday savings of 30-70 percent off regular prices. The Rack carries merchandise from Nordstrom stores and, as well as specially purchased items from many of the top brands sold at Nordstrom.

Cinemark Movie Bistro and XD

Opening on Thursday, Oct. 29, Cinemark Movie Bistro and XD—the first Cinemark theatre of its kind in Fort Collins—is a nine-screen NextGen theatre that offers the latest technology, amenities and customer-preferred options. Cinemark Movie Bistro and XD at Foothills will open with screenings of Steve Jobs, Crimson Peak, Bridge of Spies and The Last Witch Hunter.

“From the very beginning, we envisioned a destination that would serve as an entertainment and economic magnet for the community and provide Fort Collins residents with new, exciting shopping and entertainment options,” said Don Provost, founding principal of Alberta Development Partners. “H&M, Nordstrom Rack and Cinemark reflect this vision and will serve as anchors for Foothills, which we believe will quickly establish itself as a shopping and entertainment hub in Fort Collins.”

Foothills will kick off holiday opening festivities on Nov. 13 and offer extended hours throughout the holidays. For more information, visit

About Foothills

Located on S. College Ave. and E. Foothills Pkwy in Fort Collins, Foothills will offer a number of community improvements and amenities, including pedestrian connectivity, a new, expanded activity center, and expansive open spaces for concerts and community events. The development will incorporate contemporary architecture that reflects the area’s vibrant, outdoor-centric and sustainability-minded community and serve as an economic and cultural hub for residents of northern Colorado. For more information about Foothills, visit

About Alberta Development Partners

Alberta Development Partners is a real estate development firm based in Greenwood Village known for developing successful projects that enhance communities and quality of life. Other Colorado projects include the Streets at SouthGlenn; the Promenade at Denver West; Meadows on the Parkway in Boulder; Cornerstar; Southlands, a retail, office and residential mixed use community in Aurora; and Wheatlands, an Aurora residential community. Visit for more information.


Linhart Public Relations
Jake Kubié, 303-515-2414


Linhart Public Relations
Jake Kubié, 303-515-2414