Hill Now: REI Will Open in Uline Arena, Company Confirms

It’s official: the sporting goods store REI will open in the historic Uline Arena building in NoMa, the company confirmed Wednesday evening. The first REI store in D.C. will sprawl 51,000 square feet in the loaf-shaped brick building visible from the NoMa-Gallaudet University Metro station. It will offer cycling, camping and skiing equipment to buy

PR News Wire: National Outdoor Retailer REI to Open Flagship in Historic Uline Arena in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today, lovers of the outdoors learned that the country’s largest consumer co-op and specialty outdoor retailer,REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), will open its fifth flagship store in late 2016 at the site chosen by President Eisenhower for his inaugural ball and by the Beatles for their first concert in the