i-10 Hospitality is building a 15,000-square-foot shopping center at 2706 S. Cabelas Parkway in Gonzales.

The center will have two restaurants and four retailers, according to i-10 Hospitality. The restaurant, hotel and gaming management company expects to open the first restaurant before Christmas, President and Chief Executive Officer Geno M. Iafrate said.

The center is expected to add more than 100 permanent jobs.

The company also plans a project in Denham Springs although details were not released.