Special events and guest appearances are scheduled through Friday.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The official celebration begins Saturday, Feb. 23.
To celebrate the recent opening of the new two-story superstore, Richfield's Menards is kicking off a nine-day grand opening celebration beginning Feb. 23, complete with demonstrations, prize giveaways, and celebrity and guest appearances. The following is the schedule for many of the special and celebrity guest appearances. Information was taken directly from a Menards press release: Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter Who: John Gage; legendary chainsaw carver. When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 through Tuesday, Feb. 26. Why Go? Come and watch legendary chainsaw artist, John Gage, make wood carvings from simple logs. Representing Remington Chainsaws, Gage is well-known …
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The store has been completely rebuilt.
The new Richfield Menards superstore opened its doors to the public bright and early Tuesday morning. The new two-story home improvement store replaced the former one-story store, as well as the former Jun Bo Chinese Restaurant. The property is roughly 10 acres in size. When the opening day was announced late last week, Patch readers expressed their excitement on the site: Laura wrote: AAAAHHHHH!!!!!!! I have been waiting for my new Menards to open for what seems like years! And a day after my birthday, too. Good belated present!! Barry LeBlanc wrote: THank you Mr Menards! It has been a long haul to Bloomington for the needs you have supplied! Thank YOU! Welcome back, While the store is officially open, the company is planning a series of …
Friday, July 27, 2012
There will also be an invite-only, pre-opening brunch, happy hour and dinner service Sunday, with all sales being donated to VEAP.
It's the moment that many local residents have been waiting for: Pizza Lucé will officially open its doors at 11 a.m. Monday, July 30. The restaurant took the place of the long-vacant Bridgeman's building at 800 W. 66th St. and will feature an outdoor patio, bar and seat 140 inside. In addition to its interesting pizza options and other Italian fare, the restaurant will also offer brunch from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Owner J.J. Haywood told Richfield Patch the restaurant's management team is comprised of managers transferring from Downtown Minneapolis, Hopkins and St. Paul locations, with the general manager being Matt Urspringer of Hopkins. "We have hired and trained a great staff of nearly 100 employees," Haywood said…
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Special guests will be in the store both Saturday and Sunday.
After announcing it would be downsized in late March, the Richfield Best Buy location will hold a grand re-opening celebration Saturday and Sunday. The revamp is part of the company's new "Connected Stores" strategy. The model is a redesign of the company's current big-box concept. Stores, like Richfield's, were trimmed down and focus on portable electronics—such as tablets and e-readers—and feature a central knowledge desk where people can get things like wireless plans for cell phones. According to a company press release, the new store will allow for a more interactive, accessible shopping experience. Roughly 20 percent of the store's space was reduced, making room for Ulta, a beauty products supply chain. Of course, the grand opening …