Three updates and openings at the Galleria this week:
Schmidt Family BBQ fronting onto 2244/71 now due to open October 21st according to owners.
Austin Watch and Jewelry have taken on the old Kay's store opposite Barnes & Noble - this is from their site: "Welcome to Austin Watch and Jewelry, where we are committed to offering only the finest quality new and pre-owned watches and jewelry pieces. All of the watches we sell are covered by a one year limited warranty and include a written guarantee of authenticity.
Our staff is knowlegable about fine watch sales, handing, and repair, with a combined experience of over 100 years. We have several highly trained watchmakers and jewelers on staff to provide repair services, fine tuning, and consulting. Our store showroom provides an extensive collection of time pieces and custom jewelry selections that will suit a variety of tastes. We are ready to serve you with your special purchase or restoration."
The Candy Jar has opened near the amphitheater - from their release:
"Next to the Hill Country Galleria’s amphitheater, The Candy Jar will provide interactive experiences beyond simply purchasing candy. With the 300 square-foot parlor room inside the store, The Candy Jar is partnering with Princess Parties & More to host character-themed parties including a Candy Fairy, making the candy shop the perfect venue for children’s birthday parties and events. The parlor room will also be used for sweet-centric classes for kids and adults, with classes already scheduled in November and December with Maggie Louise Callahan of Maggie Louise Confections. And when it comes to gifts, the shop offers an assortment of gift baskets, making The Candy Jar perfect for any occasion.
The Candy Jar will be located at Suite T-110 in the Hill Country Galleria. The Candy Jar will be open Monday through Saturday from 10:00am to 9:00pm and 12:00pm to 6:00pm on Sunday."