Cottonwood Mall is Albuquerque’s family friendly shopping destination with more than 130 retail, dining and entertainment options. Shoppers enjoy market-exclusive retailers, including Build-a-Bear Workshop, The Disney Store, Hollister, and Ulta Beauty, plus other popular stores: Dillard’s, Forever 21, and Old Navy. Cottonwood Mall has a variety of quick-casual and full-service eateries such as BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse. Shoppers can also take in the latest movies at Regal UA Cottonwood.
The city of Albuquerque, New Mexico has a market of over 900,000 people. The market is home to Kirtland Air Force Base, which employs over 20,000 people including 4,200 active-duty and 3,200 part-time military personnel. The market is also home to Sandia National Laboratories, the nation’s center for nuclear science, which employs more than 8,000 highly-paid engineers and scientists. The University of New Mexico is also located in Albuquerque, a campus with over 30,000 students.