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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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Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 10:11:15 -0800

Two more stores will say goodbye and two more prepare to say hello in Grand Chute's Fox River Mall. OUT: Gymboree posted a small sign on its window that states "Our last day of business is Sunday, January 25, 2015," and indicates the nearest ongoing ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Wed, 07 Jan 2015 14:41:15 -0800

Three national teen or children's clothing stores are currently preparing to close in the Fox River Mall in Grand Chute. Deb Shops sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in December in the hopes of attracting a buyer, but apparently did not find one.

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 15:26:15 -0800

•World of Beer is slated to open mid-February at 149 N. Mall Drive, on the southern side of the Fox River Mall in Grand Chute. That spot was previously Bennigan's. The new World of Beer tavern that has more than 500 craft beer choices and a beer ...
Appleton Post Crescent
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:04:32 -0700

Friday is a milestone day for the Fox River Mall, but if you're strolling down its hallways, you won't see anything out of the ordinary. The mall, which opened on July 18, 1984, will quietly clock three decades in business without any marching bands or ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:30:00 -0800

When I wrote last week about three stores that will be leaving the Fox River Mall — Delia's, Ruum and Deb — and that the former Hooters location had been sold, readers jumped in to say what they'd like to see go in those spaces. (The three mall ...
Appleton Post Crescent
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 07:56:15 -0800

The Reel Shot archery and fishing store to move to Mall Drive near Fox River Mall. Loading… Post to Facebook. The Buzz: The Reel Shot to move from Oshkosh to Grand Chute The Reel Shot archery and fishing store to move to Mall Drive near Fox River Mall ...

Appleton Post Crescent

Appleton Post Crescent
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:15:09 -0800

A redevelopment site near the Fox River Mall was rejected because "existing tenants' terms made the site cost prohibitive" and an existing shopping center considered for redevelopment was rejected because "lender and tenants refused to negotiate ...


Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:48:45 -0700

APPLETON – The Grand Chute Police Department is investigating an indecent exposure incident that happened in the Fox River Mall parking lot. The incident occurred at 5:26 p.m. on Monday, September 1st in the Target parking lot of the mall. The suspect ...

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