SALT LAKE CITY
– Residents of Salt Lake City are invited to the new Walmart store, which opened Friday, Nov. 16, at 2705 E. Parleys Way. A grand-opening celebration is scheduled for 7:25 a.m., Friday, Nov. 30. The new store brings approximately 200 new jobs to the area and opportunities for savings for customers. It will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ribbon-Cutting Celebration at 7:25 a.m., Friday, Nov. 30
Community officials will be on-site for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:25 a.m., Friday, Nov. 30. The Highland High School choir will sing the national anthem, and the Boy Scouts will present the colors.
Customers are encouraged to come to the store on Friday, Nov. 30 to take advantage of a wide variety of events and promotions, including product samplings and giveaways from companies such as Nabisco and an Oreo cookie stacking contest. All events are family-friendly, free and open to the public.
“We are proud to be opening during the year that Walmart celebrates the 50th anniversary of its first store opening,” said store manager Tom McCowen. “We look forward to serving the people of our community, helping save them money so they can live better.”