Pinstripes Press Releases

Coming Soon: Dallas

Wade Park in Frisco Signs iPic Theaters and Pinstripes Bowling, Bocce, Bistro

Premier Venues to Headline Entertainment at High-End Development

FRISCO, Texas (August 21, 2014) — iPic Theaters and Pinstripes, Inc. will headline entertainment at the Wade Park development in fast-growing Frisco, Texas, announces developer Thomas Land & Development. The expansive 175-acre mixed-use center located at the Dallas North Tollway and Lebanon Road will be anchored by Whole Foods Market, merging upscale retail, fine dining, entertainment, hotels, commercial office space, and residential housing. The project broke ground earlier this month.

“iPic Theaters and Pinstripes represent important milestones in our plans for Wade Park — one of the region’s foremost developments set in one of the most in-demand locations,” said Stan Thomas, president and CEO of Thomas Land & Development. “We are creating an exceptional destination center for people to live, work, shop and play in this growing community. Both iPic and Pinstripes bring fresh, luxury entertainment and dining concepts, with something to appeal to everyone, whether for a family, date night or social gathering.”

iPic Theaters

iPic Entertainment will bring a luxury movie theater and night out entertainment escape with the planned iPic Theaters at Wade Park. The theater will feature auditoriums outfitted with two luxury seating options, Premium and Premium Plus. Premium seat ticketholders will relax in large, plush leather seats and can purchase chef-driven gourmet food and beverages from iPic’s in-theater dining concept, Tanzy Express, to carry into the theater and enjoy at their seats. Premium Plus ticketholders can enjoy the comfort of full-leg-reclining seats, pillows and blankets and individual service-call buttons that summon ninja-like servers to deliver signature dining in the dark menu items crafted by iPic’s renowned, James Beard-recognized Chef Sherry Yard and handcrafted farm-to-glass cocktails created by award-winning mixologist and sommelier Adam Seger.

“We are excited to announce iPic Theaters at Wade Park, offering a premier entertainment and dining escape and the ultimate in movie-watching comfort and style,” said Hamid Hashemi, president and CEO of iPic Entertainment. “We look forward to bringing the vision of iPic Theaters to Frisco residents and guests.”

Pinstripes

Pinstripes will occupy 32,000 square feet of first and second floor indoor/outdoor space, and will bring a fresh new dining and entertainment venue to Frisco and the surrounding communities. The venue will feature an exceptional Italian and American cuisine and wine cellar, 16 bowling lanes, 10 indoor and outdoor bocce courts, outdoor patios and fire pits, and event space accommodating 20 to 600 people. Guests can curl up with a blanket in front of the outdoor fireplace with a cocktail or gather with friends for an evening of bowling/bocce and dinner. This will be the first location for Pinstripes in the Texas market, with other current location in Northbrook, South Barrington and Oak Brook, Ill.; Edina, Minn.; Georgetown, D.C.; and Overland Park, Kan.

“Wade Park is a first-class and innovative development, and we are excited to work with Thomas Land & Development to design and construct our unique and sophisticated entertainment and dining venue,” stated Dale Schwartz, Pinstripes founder and CEO. “This multi-use development combines shopping, dining, hotels, office and entertainment uses that position it as a community gathering spot for surrounding communities, and our ‘strikingly good food and fun,’ adds another one-of-a-kind activity to the mix.”

Thomas Land & Development broke ground on the Wade Park development on August 6, 2014, with the first phase– including Whole Foods Market, iPic Theaters and Pinstripes– slated to open in spring 2016.

In addition to Thomas Land & Development, Wade Park development and leasing partners include PLAT.FORM, b2 and company, UCR, Greenstone Properties, Peloton Commercial Real Estate– recently announced for office space leasing, and Newman Real Estate, along with Wakefield Beasley & Associates architects, and Balfour Beatty Construction.

About Wade Park

An expansive 175-acre mixed-use development, Wade Park will bring the bit-city lifestyle to Frisco, Texas– one of the top-three fastest-growing communities in the nation. Set to open in spring 2016, Wade Park wil lfeature approximately 600,000 square feet of specialty retail, anchored by a 45,000 square-foot Whole Foods Market, plus premier entertainment venues including iPic Theaters and Pinstripes Bowling, Bocce, Bistro. Wade Park will also feature luxury hotels, up to 6 million square feet of commercial office space, and stylish luxury apartments, condominiums, and single-family homes. Developer Thomas Land & Development, LLC. purchased the property from the Wade family, a prominent local family who owned the land for more than 100 years. For retail leasing information, please contact Beth Bradford with b2 & company at beth@b2andcompany.com or Michael Nagy with United Commercial Realty at jmnagy@ucrurban.com. For office leasing, contact Barbara Houlihan at Pelotan Commercial Real Estate at bhoulihan@pelotoncre.com. For Wade Park updates and information, visit www.wadeparkfrisco.com.

Coming Soon: Bethesda

For Immediate Release 

Pinstripes Bowling, Bocce, Bistro Signs Lease with Federal Realty for Pike & Rose Mixed-Use Development

Distinctive Dining and Entertainment Concept to Open Its Second DC-Metro Location in 2016

Rockville, Maryland (June 2, 2014)– Combining an impressive blend of Italian/American cuisine, fine wines, bocce courts and bowling lanes, Pinstripes is excited to announce the signing of a Definitive Lease with Federal Realty Investment Trust for Phase II of its new Pike & Rose mixed-use development in Montgomery County, Maryland. Located at the intersection of Old Georgetown Road and Rockville Pike, Pinstripes will open in 2016 as part of Phase II of Pike & Rose. Pinstripes will occupy 37,000 square feet of first and second floor indoor/outdoor space, and will bring a fresh new entertainment venue to Montgomery County and the surrounding communities.

Pinstripes offers a unique dining and entertainment experience featuring Italian and American cuisine, combined with well-appointed bowling lanes and bocce courts. The Pike & Rose location will be distinctive and picturesque, featuring 14 bowling lanes, 10 indoor and outdoor bocce courts, a bistro and quality curated wine cellar, outdoor patios, and event space accommodating 20 to 600 people. Guests can curl up with a blanket in front of the outdoor fireplace with a cocktail or gather with friends for an evening of bowling/bocce and dinner. The Pinstripes experience is welcoming and memorable, and the Pike & Rose location will feature quality design consistent with the other design features of the development. This will be the second location for Pinstrieps in the DC-Metro area (Georgetown opened in February 2014), with other current locations in Northbrook, South Barrington and Oak Brook, Illinois; Edina, Minnesota; and Overland Park, Kansas.

“Pike & Rose is a first-class and innovative development, and we are excited to work with Federal Realty to design our unique and sophisticated entertainment and dining venue,” said Dale Schwartz, Pinstripes Founder/CEO. “We look forward to introducing ‘strikingly good food and fun’ to Montgomery County and its surrounding communities.”

Pinstripes will be open seven days a week for lunch and dinner, and will soon be taking reservations for private events and parties. In celebration and anticipation of its 2016 opening, Pinstripes will sponsor a Grand Opening Community Art Contest with prizes for various age groups. Much of the artwork featured in the venue will be by local artists or children. For more information about the art contest, please contact Sandie Montgomery, Pinstripes Event Director at 630-400-3960.

“The Pinstripes concept provides a refined level of entertainment for all generations and for all occasions,” said Wendy Seher, Vice President of Leasing with Federal Realty. “With Pinstripes’ ability to appeal to so many people in the community, they are an ideal entertainment partner for Pike & Rose and an exciting complement to our other ‘best-in-class’ tenants.”

Photos and additional information about Pinstripes can be found online at www.pinstripes.com. For additional information, please contact Sandie Montgomery, Pinstripes Event Director, at sandie@pinstripes.com or 630/400-3960, or contact Dusty Lockhart of ThreeLockharts Public Relations at 240/338-8841 or dusty@threelockartspr.com.

Coming Soon: Nashville

Ovation in Franklin Signs Pinstripes Bistro, Bowling, Bocce

Premier Venue to Headline Entertainment at High-End Development

Franklin, Tennessee (March 26, 2015)– Pinstripes, Inc. headlining the entertainment at the Ovation development in fast-growing Franklin, Tennessee, announces developers SouthStar and Thomas Land & Development. The expansive 147-acre mixed-use center located at the Carothers and McEwen intersection will be anchored by upscale retail, fine dining, entertainment, hotels, commercial office space, and residential housing. The project broke ground earlier this month.

“Pinstripes represents an important milestone in our plans for Ovation– one of the region’s foremost developments set in one of the most in-demand locations,” said Stan Thomas, president and CEO of Thomas Land & Development. “We are creating an exceptional destination center for people to live, work, shop and play in this growing community. Pinstripes brings fresh, luxury entertainment and dining concepts, with something to appeal to everyone, whether for a family, date night or social gathering.”

Pinstripes 

Pinstripes will occupy 30,000 square feet of first and second floor indoor/outdoor space, and will bring a fresh new dining and entertainment venue to Franklin and the surrounding communities. The venue will feature an exceptional Italian and American cuisine and wine cellar, 16 bowling lanes, 10 indoor and outdoor bocce courts, outdoor patios and fire pits, and event space accommodating 20 to 600 people. Guests can curl up with a blanket in front of the outdoor fireplace with a cocktail or gather with friends for an evening of bowling/bocce and dinner. This will be the first location for Pinstripes in the Nashville market, with other current location in Northbrook, South Barrington, Oak Brook and Chicago, Ill.; Edina, Minn.; Georgetown, D.C.; and Overland Park, Kan.

“Ovation is a first-class and innovative development, and we are excited to work with Thomas Land & Development to design and construct our unique and sophisticated entertainment and dining venue,” stated Dale Schwartz, Pinstripes founder and CEO. “This multi-use development combines shopping, dining, hotels, office and entertainment uses that position it as a community gathering spot for surrounding communities, and our ‘strikingly good food and fun,’ adds another one-of-a-kind activity to the mix.”

About Ovation

An expansive 147-acre mixed-use development, Ovation will bring the big-city lifestyle to Franklin, Tennessee– one of the fastest-growing communities in the nation. Set to open in Fall 2017, Ovation will feature approximately 600,000 square feet of specialty retail, plus premier entertainment venues including Pinstripes Bistro, Bocce, Bowling. Ovation will also feature luxury hotels, up to 1.4 million square feet of commercial office space, and stylish luxury apartments and condominiums. Developers SouthStar and Thomas Land & Developments, LLC. consider it irreplaceable real estate. For retail leasing information, please contact Ryan Roberts or BJ Yuill at 678-423-5445. For Ovation updates and information, visit www.ovationcoolsprings.com.

About Pinstripes

Pinstripes, Inc. (www.pinstripes.com) is a distinctive dining and entertainment concept featuring exceptional Italian/American cuisine and wine, bowling and bocce, a year-round outdoor patio and fire pit, and private event space accommodating 20-600 people. Based in Chicago, IL, the Company currently has seven locations in Northbrook, South Barrington, Oak Brook and Chicago, Illinois; Edina, Minnesota; Georgetown, D.C.; and Overland Park, Kansas.

About Thomas Land & Development

Thomas Land & Development, LLC is a visionary commercial real estate development company that specializes in creating dynamic places where commerce, life and leisure intersect. Capabilities encompass master-planned communities and mixed-use projects, as well as retail, hotel, residential and office developments. The company is involved in multiple projects across the nation, creating environments that appeal to consumers, communities and municipalities, and position properties for long-term success. Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Newnan, Ga., just south of Atlanta, privately held Thomas Land & Development has developed more than 20 million square feet of retail property valued at $2 billion, plus controls over 22,000 acres of prime, developable land throughout the United States.