PITTSBURGH, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Victorville to their three-day grand opening weekend. The celebration begins on Friday, October 18 at the retailer's new location at The Mall of Victor Valley (14500 Bear Valley Road) and continues through Sunday, October 20. 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 Sunday, Former Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim outfielder Garret Anderson will make an appearance in-store from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.** Anderson is a World Series Champion who throughout his career was selected to three All-Star games and had over 2,500 hits."We look forward to opening our new DICK'S Sporting Goods in Victorville 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 Victorville by providing the equipment they need to help them excel." The Victorville location will be the retailer's 31 st store in the state of California and its 540 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/Victorville for more details. *NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Purchase does not improve chance of winning. Limit one per person. See store for details.