Natural Grocers will open new stores in Fredericksburg, Texas, and Salida, Colorado, on Wednesday, Nov. 21. The stores, located at 610 E. Main Street and 200 F Street, respectively, will each open at 8:30 a.m. with grand opening celebrations.
At each store, Natural Grocers will host a Grocery Giveaway Sweepstakes in which nine customers will win Natural Grocers gift cards ranging in value from $10 to $100 per week for six months. Customers will be eligible to enter the sweepstakes by submitting an entry form at the stores between 7:30 and 8:25 a.m. on Nov. 21. The drawings will be held at 9:00 a.m.
The first 100 customers will receive a free Natural Grocers cooler bag containing approximately $40 in free groceries, a breakfast recipe and a limited-edition Natural Grocers kitchen set.
Other opening day events include a ribbon-cutting ceremony, gluten-free muffin sampling, an ice cream social and vendor demonstrations.
Natural Grocers operates 24 stores in Texas and 37 stores in Colorado, offering 100 percent organic produce; meat humanely raised without antibiotics, hormones or other growth promotors; 100 percent free-range eggs; 100 percent pasture-based dairy; GMO-free prepackaged bulk products; groceries that don’t contain any artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners or preservatives and more. Both of the new stores will feature a nutritional health coach and offer free nutrition education classes to the public. The stores will be open seven days a week.