Grand Opening – Saturday, December 12, 2009
The Dill Pickle Food Co-op Grand Opening is on Saturday, December 12th. All are welcome to help celebrate the big occasion.
Schedule of Events
11:30 AM | Parade Preparations
Calling all members and friends of all ages! We’ll be making signs, painting faces, and preparing for our big parade.
1:00 PM | Kick-off Parade
Our Pickle Parade launches from the Logan Square Library at 1pm for a magnificent march (it will last about 15 minutes, because it’s December!). With your helpful voices and other instruments of noise, we’ll be cheering and marching all the way to our wonderful new co-op grocery store!
1:15 PM | Ribbon-Cutting
Once the parade arrives at the store, all members are invited to help cut the the ribbon. Bring your own scissors!
*All Day* | Food-Tasting
Want to taste something from the Co-op’s opening grocery stock? We’ll have different vendors at the store to sample products throughout the day.
9:00 PM | After-Party
After the store doors close, join us for an after-party at 9pm at WeeGee’s, a bar located at 3659 West Armitage Ave.