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Fox River Mall
Location Appleton, Wisconsin
Opening date July 18, 1984
Owner General Growth Properties
No. of stores and services 180+[1]
No. of anchor tenants 6[1]
Total retail floor area 1,210,000 sq ft (112,000 m2)[1]
No. of floors 1 (Macy's, Scheels All Sports have two floors and a mezzanine level above the food court)
Website www.foxrivermall.com
The "Northwoods Cafe" food court at the Fox River Mall.
South entrance sign.

Fox River Mall is a mall located at 4301 W Wisconsin Ave., Appleton, Wisconsin) in the United States. This mall opened on July 18, 1984.


The mall opened on July 18, 1984 with only one anchor store, Sears, along with 67 other stores, a movie theater, and a Walgreens drugstore. Expanded several times in its history, it became the largest mall in Wisconsin as of 2014, with 1.2 million square feet.[2]


The Fox River Mall is a super regional shopping center of 1,210,000 square feet (112,000 m2), located on approximately 137 acres (0.55 km2) of land. It is the largest shopping mall in northeast Wisconsin and second largest in the state, with over 180 stores. It is anchored by JCPenney, Sears, Macy's, Younkers, Scheels All Sports and Target. It also has a large food court called the Northwoods Café which includes more than a dozen counter vendors such as, Charley's Grilled Subs, Cold Stone, McDonald's, Panda Express, Rocky Rococo, Subway, and Taco Johns as well as the local Fratello's restaurant. There is a strip mall on the premises called Fox River Plaza. Other nearby businesses include Ashley Furniture HomeStores, Barnes & Noble, Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Burlington Coat Factory, Catherines Plus Sizes, Destination XL, Dick's Sporting Goods, Dress Barn, DSW Shoe Warehouse, Gander Mountain, GFS Marketplace, Goodwill, Gordmans, Guitar Center, Half Price Books, Hancock Fabrics, hhgregg, Hobby Lobby, Home Depot, HomeGoods, Jo-Ann Fabrics, Kirkland's, Menards, Men's Wearhouse, Michael's, Mills Fleet Farm, Northern Tool + Equipment, OfficeMax, Old Navy, Petco, PetSmart, Pier 1 Imports, Sam's Club, Sears Outlet, TJ Maxx, Toys "R" Us, Walmart, Woodman's Food Market, and World Market.

Fox River Mall is owned by General Growth Properties Inc.

Anchors and major stores[edit]


Automobile access to the mall is via the following:

  • U.S. Highway 41 from either north or south
  • Wisconsin Route 96 from either east or west
  • College Ave. to Mall Dr.

Pedestrian entrances to the mall are through three main entrances, as well as all six major department stores. An elevator near the food court services the mezzanine. In addition, Macy's and Scheel's both have escalators and elevators to serve their second levels.


External links[edit]

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249 news items

Appleton Post Crescent
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:26:07 -0700

At the Fox River Mall on Tuesday, more than 40 stores and food court counters had posted hiring signs. They ranged from the subtle to poster-sized. At Sears, they were also in Spanish. At McDonald's, the sign listed pay (a better-than-average $9.25 ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:48:45 -0700

Windsor opened in the Fox River Mall. It's a trend-driven, moderately priced women's clothing store that carries everything from six-inch stilettos and clingy evening dresses to plaid shirts. It took the former Delia's space on the central corridor in ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Sat, 11 Apr 2015 10:03:45 -0700

Eddie Bauer will return to the Fox River Mall on Thursday after an absence of more than two years. The outsdoorsy apparel store vacated its previous central corridor spot at the end of 2012 when its neighbor, Forever 21, needed its space for its a ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:15:00 -0700

Windsor is the latest retailer to sign up for a new store in the Fox River Mall in Grand Chute. It will take the former Delia's space, which is on the central corridor in the JC Penney Co. wing. "They should start construction sometime in May or June ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 08:15:18 -0700

Pam Seidl, executive director of the Fox Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau, said it's not uncommon for people shopping at the Fox River Mall in Grand Chute, for example, to also tour Lambeau Field and vice versa. “We do see a lot of travel between ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:45:14 -0700

"There are always people who are here right away," said Todd Cloutier, owner of Halloween Express, which opens at 11 a.m. Thursday at 317 N. Mall Drive, in the former Savers near the Fox River Mall. Its Green Bay store opened last week. Halloween City ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Mon, 02 Feb 2015 12:18:04 -0800

Reader question: Did you hear Coach at Fox River Mall closed? Answer: Yes, the luxury accessories store ended its six-year run over the weekend. Coach is an internationally known, high-end handbag manufacturer. Wallets and bags cost about $200 to ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 14:25:31 -0700

APPLETON – The Easter Bunny heads to the Fox River Mall at 10 a.m. Friday, March 20 and will be ready for visitors in the Macy's wing every day. Hours to visit the Easter Bunny are from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 6 p ...

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