NEW: Shoe Station & Nordstrom Rack are opening on Hwy. 280 before Memorial Day

Shoe Station at Brook Highland Plaza Grand Opening (Ben Johnson/Bham Now)

Two popular retailers are opening on Highway 280 right before Memorial Day.

Read on to discover who is coming.

Shoe Station Opens May 19th

A new Shoe Station is holding a grand opening event from Friday,  May 19 to Sunday, May 21 at Brook Highland Plaza in North Shelby County (5275 Highway 280 South 35242). 

There will be a wide range of giveaways happening throughout all three days, including:

  • First 100 customers each day receive a Shoe Station swag bag
  • 2 tickets to the Alabama-Texas game
  • Cash prizes and gift certificates 
  • 1 Person Porsche Track Experience Giveaways

Visit for all the details.

Shoe Station at Brook Highland Plaza Grand Opening (Ben Johnson/Bham Now)

Headquartered in South Carolina, Shoe Station is a one-stop family footwear destination that offers an impressive selection from top brands. This will be the retailer’s second location in the Birmingham Metro area: Shoe Station opened their first store in the region at the Vestavia City Center last year. 

Nordstrom Rack Opens May 25th

The Nordstrom Rack River Ridge store on Highway 280 is relocating to The Summit. (Miranda Shaffer/Bham Now)

Back in January 2022, Nordstrom’s announced they were relocating its present location near Highway 280 at River Ridge to The Summit. That move is coming to fruition on May 25th, according to The Summit website.

The new location, which is next to REI, is the only Nordstrom Rack in the state of Alabama.

A quick Nordstrom 101.

A part of the off-price retail division of Nordstrom, Inc.,The Rack offers customers up to 70 percent off on-trend apparel, accessories, beauty, home and shoes from many of the top brands sold at Nordstrom stores. 

The Rack carries merchandise from Nordstrom stores and, as well as specially purchased items from many of the top brands sold at Nordstrom. The Rack is the number one largest source of new customers to Nordstrom and serves as a great introduction for new customers who may have never shopped at one of Nordstrom stores. 

Have you shopped at the Shoe Station and Nordstrom Rack? Tell us what think of these two popular retailers on our social media by tagging us at @bhamnow

Pat Byington
Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.

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