Regal Issaquah 9 Theatres to close, be remodeled for adult dining/movie theater

June 19, 2013

NEW — 5:22 p.m. June 19, 2013

Opening of the new Regal Issaquah Highlands 12 theater will lead to a closing, remodeling and renaming of the Pickering Place location.

According to applications filed with the city Development Services Departmentt, the Regal Issaquah 9 Theatres will be remodeled into a Cinebarre.

“Cinebarre did submit an application a few weeks back,” Issaquah Project Oversight Manager Christopher Wright said about the location. “Plan reveiwer comments are due at the end of this week and I would say that they are two to four weeks out from getting their tenant improvement building permit.”

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Regal Cinemas in Issaquah Highlands will open June 29

June 18, 2013

NEW — 6 a.m. June 18, 2013

By Peter Clark Construction on the Issaquah Highlands Regal Cinemas finishes up as the theater plans to open June 29. It will be the first completion in the newest phase of development around the Grand Ridge Plaza.

By Peter Clark
Construction on the Issaquah Highlands Regal Cinemas finishes up as the theater plans to open June 29. It will be the first completion in the newest phase of development around the Grand Ridge Plaza.

Regal Cinemas will open June 29 as the first completed highlands project in Grand Ridge Plaza.

Regal Entertainment Group has announced that the new theater complex would be unveiled with grand opening and preview events.

Preview events will occur from June 29 through July 1 and will include three days of $2 movies, which will benefit local charities under specific themes, according to a press release.

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Issaquah Highlands residents await retail development

December 8, 2009

When Issaquah Highlands developer Port Blakely Communities announced plans for a neighborhood movie theater in late summer, highlands residents were told the proposal for a long-promised grocery store would be revealed within several weeks. Read more

Issaquah Highlands to get movie theater; grocery store next

August 25, 2009

Theater giant Regal Entertainment Group will operate a long-planned movie theater in the Issaquah Highlands — and officials with highlands developer Port Blakely Communities said they hope the theater announcement is the first sign of a turnaround after a series of disappointing delays. Read more

Port Blakely announces deal for Issaquah Highlands movie theater

August 18, 2009

NEW — 9:25 a.m. Aug. 18, 2009

Issaquah Highlands developer Port Blakely Communities announced today that Regal Entertainment Group will operate a long-planned movie theater in the highlands.

Port Blakely executives said Regal signed a lease for the proposed theater. The theater would feature 14 screens, stadium seating and digital projection and sound. Plans call for a 64,000-square-foot venue called Regal Cinemas Issaquah Highlands Stadium 14. Target opening date: May 2011.

“Issaquah Highlands’ commercial district is expanding on both the retail and commercial fronts and we look forward to welcoming Regal’s new state-of-the-art theater,” Port Blakely President Alan Boeker said in a news release.

The theatre would be built as part of The High Streets retail development at Park Drive and High Street, and 10th Avenue and Highlands Drive.

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