PITTSBURGH, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Oklahoma City to celebrate the opening of the retailers' four new stores in the Oklahoma City metro area with a three-day grand opening weekend of festivities.
The new stores, located in Shops at Quail Springs, Fritts Farm ( Moore, OK), Westgate Marketplace, and Town Center Plaza ( Midwest City, OK),will open their doors on Wednesday, October 31 and kick off the weekend of festivities on Friday, November 2 with ribbon cutting ceremonies at 8:00 a.m. Special store hours will be in effect for all locations for Friday ( 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.), Saturday ( 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.) and Sunday ( 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.)
"We're pleased to be opening four new DICK'S Sporting Goods store in Oklahoma City, which will enable us to better serve the needs of athletes in the community," said Lauren Hobart, Dick's Sporting Goods Chief Marketing Officer. "With our unsurpassed customer service and the best equipment in the industry, we look forward to a strong presence in Oklahoma City."
Throughout the weekend, DICK'S Sporting Goods will be hosting a variety of activities including special appearances by the DICK'S 4,000 gallon bass tank along with bass fishing professionals and DICK'S Ultimate Shootout archery trailer*. There will also be chances to win giveaway prizes such as an Epic A35T Treadmill, a Nishiki Kinzua29 Limited Edition bicycle. DICK'S will also be giving away a $100 DICK'S gift card at all four stores every hour from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday and Sunday. More details on all promotions are available at the store locations and online.There will be a Mystery Gift Card Giveaway for the first 100 adults in line at each store on Friday, who will receive unmarked DICK'S Sporting Goods gift cards in varying denominations from $5 to $500, with one person winning the $500 card per store. (Limit one per person and must be 18 years or older.) On Saturday, DICK'S invites fans to each location to watch the Oklahoma Sooners battle the Iowa State Cyclones on a Jumbotron TVs as part of DICK'S Saturday tailgate events.