PITTSBURGH, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Prescott to their three-day grand opening weekend. The celebration begins on Friday, October 11 at the retailer's new location at the Prescott Valley Crossroads (5715 E. State Route 69) and continues through Sunday, October 13. 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.).
Throughout the weekend, DICK'S will host a variety of giveaways, including a free Mystery Gift Card from $5 to $500 for the first 100 adults in line on Friday and Saturday, a free Under Armour Tech™ T-shirt for the first 100 people in line on Saturday and a free Scratch & Win card, where every card is a winner, for the first 100 adults in line on Sunday.*
On Saturday, Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill will make an appearance in-store from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.** A former All star and two-time winner of the Silver Slugger Award, Hill has hit over 130 home runs in his career.
"We look forward to opening our new DICK'S Sporting Goods in Prescott and becoming part of the community," said Lauren Hobart , Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, DICK'S Sporting Goods. "We want to serve athletes of all ages in Prescott by providing the equipment they need to help them excel."The Prescott location will be the retailer's 7 th store in the state of Arizona and its 537 th nationwide. The new store will feature over 40 in-store services performed by DICK'S certified PROS in Golf, Bike, Hunting, Fishing, Team Sports and more. Visit www.DicksSportingGoodsOnline.com/GrandOpen/Prescott for more details. *NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Purchase does not improve chance of winning. Limit one per person. See store for details.