DICK's Sporting Goods announces grand opening events

DICK's Sporting Goods announces grand opening events

TUCSON, AZ - DICK'S Sporting Goods will be opening its ninth store in Arizona and 627th store nationwide on Friday at Wilmot Plaza, 6327 East Broadway Boulevard, in Tucson.

DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday. The store will open at 8 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.

On Friday, the first 100 people in line will be eligible for a free Reebok Play Dry® T-Shirt. Guests who are in line at 7:45 a.m. on Friday will get a chance to open the DICK'S Sporting Goods Gift Locker.

Former national champion basketball player Miles Simon will make an in-store appearance from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Saturday and Sunday giveaways include a free Mystery Gift Card from $5 to $500 for the first 100 adults in line. Guests who are in line at 7:45 a.m. Saturday and 8:45 a.m. on Sunday will also get a chance to open the DICK'S Sporting Goods Gift Locker.

"We look forward to opening our new DICK'S Sporting Goods in Tucson and becoming a bigger 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 by providing the equipment they need to help them excel."

The new location will feature Nike and Under Armour shops, athletic and outdoor apparel and footwear and the latest gear for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting and fishing

More than 40 in-store services by DICK'S certified PROS in sports and outdoor specialties such as bike, golf and fishing will also be available.

Visit DICKS.com/Tuscan for details and LIKE DICK'S Sporting Goods on Facebook for the latest information on local appearances, special events and brand activations.

For more information, go to www.dickssportinggoods.com/Tuscon.