PITTSBURGH, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Pleasant Hill, California to their three-day grand opening. The celebration runs Friday, May 9 through Sunday, May 11 at the retailer's new location at The Crossroads (2314 Monument Blvd). Special extended store hours will be in effect all weekend. Store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00 a.m. Sunday.
Throughout the weekend, DICK'S will host a variety of giveaways, including a free Under Armour Tech™ T-shirt for the first 100 people in line on Friday and a free Mystery Gift Card from $5 to $500 for the first 100 adults in line on Saturday and Sunday. Guests who get in line early will receive their unique combination for a chance to open the DICK'S Sporting Goods Gift Locker at 7:45 a.m. on Friday and Saturday and 8:45 a.m. on Sunday.*
Oakland Raiders defensive end Justin Tuck will appear in-store from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday.* Tuck, who recently signed with the Raiders after nine years with the New York Giants, is a two-time Super Bowl Champion and All-Pro. On Sunday, Oakland pitching legend Rollie Fingers will be in-store from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.* Fingers won three World Series, one MVP award and was a seven-time All-Star during his Hall of Fame career. Additional appearances include professional bass angler Skeet Reese and Team STX Lacrosse player Lauren Schmidt. Visit www.DICKS.com/PleasantHill for more details.
"We're excited to join the Pleasant Hill community with the opening of our newest location," said Lauren Hobart, Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, DICK'S Sporting Goods. "We look forward to offering the finest quality products and highest level of customer service to the Pleasant Hill community."
The new location will be the retailer's 34th store in the state of California and its 567th nationwide. The new store will offer over 40 in-store services performed by DICK'S certified PROS in sports and outdoor specialties such as golf, bike, fishing and team sports.
About DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc.
DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. is an authentic full-line sports and fitness specialty omni-channel retailer offering a broad assortment of high quality, competitively-priced brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, LLC, a golf specialty retailer. As of February 1, 2014, the Company operated 558 DICK'S Sporting Goods stores in 46 states, 79 Golf Galaxy stores in 29 states and eCommerce websites and catalog operations for DICK'S Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy.
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*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Must be 18+ for promotions. Appearance(s) requires a wristband. Wristbands will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of event only. Limit one t-shirt, mystery gift card, gift locker combination and/or wristband per person. See store for complete details.
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