We present our first SARASOTA SQUARE site plan. The mall's first stores opened in August 1977, with an official dedication being held in September. A third anchor (indicated as "Future Development") would join the fold in October 1979.
SARASOTA SQUARE TENANTS 1977:
MAAS BROTHERS (with Beauty Salon and Suncoast Restaurant) / J.C. PENNEY (with Beauty Salon, Coffee Shop and attached Auto Center) / J. BYRON / Aladdin's Castle video Arcade / Baker's Shoes / Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream / Camelot Music / Carlysle & Company / Casual Corner / Carousel Snack Bar / Chick-Fil-A / Clearwater Federal Savings & Loan / Colony Shop / Davidson Rexall Drugs / Fantasia Music Center / Florida Wig Fashions / Flower World / Ford Shoes / Foxmoor Casuals / GNC / General Telephone Electronics / Girard's Jewelers / Helyn Brown ladies' wear / Hickory Farms of Ohio / Kay Jewelers / Kinney Shoes / Lerner Shops / Lido Tuxedo / Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio / Morrison's Cafeteria / Morrow's Nut House / Mr. Dunderbak's Bavarian Pantry / National Shirt Shops / Nello's men's wear / Paperback Booksmith / Pearle Vision Center / Petique Pets / Piercing Pagoda / Playland Toys / Pop Tops / Potpourri / Radio Shack / Red Cross Shoes / Regis Hairstylists / Robby's Sporting Goods / Sarasota Square 6 / Smoke 'n Snuff / Susie's Casuals / Susie's Gifts / The Big Apple Unisex Apparel / The Gap / The New Yorker / The Salad Garden / Tiffany's Bakery / Thom McAn Shoes / Travelog Gifts / Wrangler Wranch Casuals / Write Occasions Cards