Feb. 28, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line sporting goods retailer, invites the community of
to their three-day grand opening weekend. The store will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on
Tuesday, March 5
at the retailer's new Holly Springs Towne Center location, 168 Grand Hill Place, and soft open on
Wednesday, March 6
. The grand opening celebration will begin on
Friday, March 8
and continue through
Sunday, March 10
. Special extended store hours will be in effect 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.
DICK'S Sporting Goods has a variety of special appearances and giveaways scheduled to celebrate the grand opening festivities.
mascot Mr. Wuf will be appearing in store on Friday from
7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
, host of Outdoor Channel's
Big Water Adventures,
will be in store Saturday from
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
* (appearance provided by Buck Knives). Finally,
mascot Rameses will be meeting and greeting customers from
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Sunday
The first 100 adults in line on Friday and Saturday will receive a Mystery Gift Card ranging in value from
$5 to $500
, with one person winning the
card each day. Also on Saturday, the first 100 people in line will get a free The North Face FLASHDRY® T-shirt. The first 100 adults in line on Sunday will receive a Scratch & Win card with varying prizes, including one 2013 DICK'S MVP Discount Card winner. During the weekend, customers will be able to enter for the chance to win prizes throughout the store. More details on all promotions are available at the store location.
"We look forward to opening our new DICK'S Sporting Goods store in
, and becoming part of the community" said
, DICK'S Sporting Goods Chief Marketing Officer. "We want to serve athletes of all ages in
by providing the equipment they need to help them excel."
location will be the retailer's 28th store in the state of
and its 519th nationwide. The new store will feature over 40 convenient in-store services performed by DICK'S certified PROS in Golf, Bike, Hunting, Fishing, Team Sports and more.
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Limit one autograph per person. Autographs will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis at the store on the day of event only. Times and appearances are subject to change without notice. See store for details.