New buildings under construction at Legends Outlets Kansas City will expand experience of designer outlet center

Coming Soon: 108-room Residence Inn, freestanding Verizon Wireless, Fuddruckers

KANSAS CITY, KAN. (March 20, 2015) – Legends Outlets Kansas City restaurants, Kansas City’s only outlet shopping center with more than 100 stores and restaurants, announces exciting new additions along the perimeters of the center. The expansion brings new tenants that will extend the retail diversity of the dominantly designer outlet destination supported by shopping and entertainment. The new additions expand the retail diversity and experiences at Legends Outlets as the Village West area continues to grow.

“We are pleased to announce these new additions and believe they complement the incredible shopping and dining already available at Legends Outlets,” said Jessica Bachtel, Marketing Director of Legends Outlets Kansas City.

The new additions include:

Residence Inn

Tharaldson Hospitality Management is building a four-story, 108-room Residence Inn featuring studio, one- and two-bedroom suites. The new Residence Inn will open at 1875 Village West Parkway on the west side of Legends Outlets, across from the four-story parking garage near Yard House. With more than 10 million visitors traveling to Legends Outlets annually, Residence Inn adds a convenient overnight option with quick access to the center’s exceptional retail and dining destinations. Additionally, the new location is just blocks away from more top area attractions in Village West, including Sporting Park, Community America Ballpark (home of the Kansas City T-Bones), Kansas Speedway, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Cabela’s, Schlitterbahn Waterpark, Hollywood Casino and more. Residence Inn’s anticipated opening date is Fall 2015.

Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless is currently developing a freestanding location at 10621 Parallel Parkway on the north side of Legends Outlets, east of the four-story parking garage.


Fuddruckers has plans to return to the Kansas City area with a new location replacing the former Cheeseburger in Paradise. Fuddruckers is owned by Luby’s Inc. (NYSE: LUB) with 74 company-operated locations and 110 Fuddruckers franchise locations nationwide. Fuddruckers opening date details are currently pending confirmation. According to the Fuddruckers website, “Since 1980, Fuddruckers has been obsessed with making the world happier, one great hamburger at a time. Grilled-to order burgers feature always fresh and never frozen, 100% USDA premium-cut beef with no fillers or additives. Delicious, sesame-topped buns are baked from scratch on-site throughout the day to achieve the perfect combination of crisp crust and melt-in-your-mouth texture. And while burgers are the signature, the engaging menu offers variety for many tastes with an array of sandwiches, platters and salads. No matter what they choose, customers can customize their meal with a trip to the legendary Build Your Own produce bar, which features fantastic fixings like sun-ripened tomatoes, lettuce, sliced onions, dill pickles, pico de gallo and classic cheese sauce.”

About Legends Outlets Kansas City

Located in the heart of Village West, the state of Kansas’ top tourist destination, Legends Outlets Kansas City is the only outlet shopping destination serving the greater metropolitan region. Conveniently situated at the intersection of Interstate 435 and Parallel Parkway just north of Interstate 70 in Kansas City, Kan., Legends Outlets Kansas City is the home to nearly 75 leading designer and favorite brand name stores including Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Outlet, J.Crew | crewcuts, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store Eddie Bauer Outlet and Under Armour®, among many more, which offer savings of up to 65 percent off regular retail prices. Also featuring a wide array of restaurant and entertainment venues, the property welcomes more than 10 million guests annually.  Legends Outlets Kansas City is the first collaboration between KKR, a leading global investment firm, and operating partner RED Legacy, a Kansas City-headquartered development company. The outlet center is open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with some venues open extended hours. To learn more about Legends Outlets Kansas City, visit or call 913-788-3700. “Like” Legends Outlets on Facebook at and follow on Twitter at @LegendsShopping.