Entries by Kristina Wechsler

Earthbound Trading Company to Land at La Palmera

Construction to begin late 2022   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (July 15, 2022) – La Palmera today announced the addition of Earthbound Trading Company to the mall’s retail lineup. Plans call for the new 3,242-square-foot store, the first in Corpus Christi, to be located adjacent to BoxLunch and Pretzelmaker. Started in 1994 by Steve and Suzana […]

La Palmera Welcomes Palenque Grill & Taco Palenque

Construction set to begin immediately CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (April 14, 2022) – La Palmera today announced the addition of Taco Palenque and Palenque Grill to the mall’s expanding dining options. Plans call for the new 4,500-square-foot Taco Palenque quick-service restaurant and drive-thru to be located near Firestone off Staples Street, with the 8,920-square-foot casual dining […]


Nov. 19 event gets a makeover due to COVID-19 restrictions   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (Nov. 10, 2020) — Although things will look a little different this year due to COVID-19 restrictions, La Palmera will welcome Santa Claus on Thursday, Nov. 19, with a special event — complete with social distancing.  This year, La Palmera will […]


High-end jeweler slated to open mid-November   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (October 22, 2020) – La Palmera today announced Dallas-based Paramount Jewelers is coming to La Palmera in time for holiday shopping. The 1,199-square-foot store will be located between Pandora and Windsor just off Center Court. For more than 20 years, Paramount has been known in […]

Amanda Sanchez named La Palmera General Manager

FORT WORTH, Texas (Sept. 10, 2020) – Trademark Property Co., the Fort Worth-based retail and mixed-use development, investment and services firm, today announced Amanda Sanchez as General Manager of La Palmera, a 1-million-square-foot mall located in Corpus Christi, Texas. Trademark handles leasing and asset management for the super-regional mall. Sanchez is the first woman and […]

Lovisa coming to La Palmera

Fashion jewelry specialist preparing for fall opening   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (July 31, 2020) – La Palmera today announced fashion-forward jewelry specialist Lovisa is coming to La Palmera this fall. The 1,300-square-foot store will be located adjacent to Michael Kors just off Center Court. Created out of a need for on-trend fashion jewelry at ready-to-wear […]

La Palmera Commemorates 50 Years of Shopping

50 YEARS OF SHOPPING Corpus Christi shopping landmark turning 50; time capsule commemorating milestone to be buried   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (July 24, 2020) – The summer of 1970 started like any other in Corpus Christi. The Jackson 5 and The Beatles were topping the music charts, Catch-22 was bringing them in at the box […]

HOME2 Suites by Hilton opens adjacent to La Palmera

La Palmera’s new neighbor provides unique amenities for Coastal Bend visitors   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (July 16, 2020) – Home2 Suites by Hilton has officially opened adjacent to La Palmera making it possible for Coastal Bend visitors to now conveniently shop, dine and stay. Located just steps away from the mall’s west side near Dillard’s, […]

Charleys Philly Steaks now open at La Palmera

NEW CHARLEYS PHILLY STEAKS OPENS AT LA PALMERA Lush preparing for limited in-person opening; Razzoo’s and ChinaMax to open later this year   CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (July 14, 2020) – The new Charleys Philly Steaks opened today in the La Palmera Cafés food court, the first location in the Coastal Bend. Known for its delicious […]