June 13, 2022

The Summit in Reno Announces Tenant Growth with Four New Retailers

The Summit Announces Tenant Growth with Four New Retailers
Mixed-use destination announces first-to-market Athleta, first-to-state Fire Wings, along with value retailer Five Below, local concept Two Doors Down by Freckled Frog, and the expansion of lululemon

Reno, Nev. (June 7, 2022) – Bayer Properties today announces the addition of first-to-market Athleta, first-to-state Fire Wings, value retailer Five Below, and local concept Two Doors Down to The Summit, a mixed-use, open-air lifestyle center in Reno, Nevada.

“We are beyond excited to welcome these new additions to our growing list of premium retailers. The continued leasing momentum is a testament to the continued growth and interest in Reno,” said Lori Knudtzon, general manager for The Summit. “Athleisure, dining, and value retailers continue to be growing demands for consumers and we want to continue bringing new and relevant offerings to The Summit and the Reno community.”

“The Summit is thrilled to welcome first-to-the-region retailers like Athleta and Fire Wings as well as local brands, like Two Doors Down by Freckled Frog. These new concepts continue to enhance the eclectic and quality mix of experiences that can be found only at The Summit,” said Jaclyn Palmeri, leasing manager for Bayer Properties.

Athleta, a performance lifestyle brand, will open its first-to-market location at The Summit on Tuesday, June 7 next to Chico’s (between Dillard’s and Old Navy) in a 4,137-square-foot space. Athleta’s grand opening celebration will be Saturday, June 11. During the grand opening celebrations, guests can enjoy a morning yoga class with The Yoga Pod, pop up vendors, and Athleta will donate 10 percent of all sales Saturday to Girls on the Run Sierra.

Five Below will open its 9,054-square-foot store late summer 2022 next to Old Navy. The high-growth value retailer offers trend-right, high-quality products loved by tweens, teens and beyond. With most items priced between $1 and $5 it’s easy to “let go & have fun” across Five Below’s eight awesome worlds: Style, Room, Sports, Tech, Create, Party, Candy and New & Now.

Fire Wings will open its first Nevada location at The Summit in a 2,985-square-foot space next to Burger Me (at the front of the Century Theatres) in summer 2022. This fast-casual chicken wing concept with more than 20 wing flavors features wings, boneless chicken wings, chicken tenders, chicken sandwiches, salads topped with grilled or fried chicken, a variety of side pairings (seasoned fries, garlic fries, tater tots, garlic noodles, mac-n-cheese, pickles) and more.

Two Doors Down, a new concept by local concept The Freckled Frog, will open just two retailers down from The Freckled Frog located near Old Navy, in 3,198 square feet with plans to open later in 2022. The new concept will feature seasonal décor, home furnishings, accessories, paper goods, jewelry, soaps, lotions and more.

lululemon is remodeling and expanding, adding more than 3,000 square feet to its current location. During the renovation, guests can find lululemon next to Loft (between Apple and Orvis).

To stay up-to-date on grand opening details and upcoming tenant announcements visit The Summit at thesummitreno.com or following along on Facebook.com/thesummitreno or Instagram.com/thesummitreno.


The Summit, a mixed-use project, is located at the intersection of I-580 and Mt. Rose Highway, in Reno-Lake Tahoe, Nevada. The Summit features more than 600,000 square feet of retail, restaurant, and entertainment space; 581-unit luxury residential complex; and coming soon 132-key Hyatt Place Hotel. Anchored by Dillard’s, Century Theatres and Old Navy, The Summit includes more than 65 stores and restaurants such as Pottery Barn, Apple, Williams-Sonoma, Sephora, Reno Running Company, and lululemon, among others. For more information on The Summit, visit thesummitreno.com or follow us at Facebook.com/thesummitreno or Instagram.com/thesummitreno.

Founded in 1983 in Birmingham, Alabama, Bayer Properties currently owns and/or operates approximately 8 million square feet of retail and office space across the U.S. With its client-centric approach, Bayer has offerings that range from leasing to development to managing and marketing mixed-use destinations. With a mission to create places people love, the firm’s portfolio includes award-winning projects such as The Pizitz and The Summit in Birmingham, Alabama, The Summit in Reno, NV and The Summit at Fritz Farm in Lexington, KY among others. For more information, visit bayerproperties.com or follow the company on LinkedIn.