GELSON’S TO HOST GRAND REOPENING OF CENTURY CITY STORE WITH EXCITING NEW AMENITIES, CUSTOMER CONVENIENCES & MORE, FROM AUGUST 3-5
December 20, 2018
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Special Appearance by Award-Winning Chef & TV Personality Curtis Stone on Friday, August 3
Encino, Calif. (July 26, 2018) – Bringing exciting new amenities and customer conveniences to one of its most popular destinations, Gelson’s today announced the grand reopening of its Century City store, to take place from Friday, August 3 through Sunday, August 5.
Beautifully remodeled, the relaunched Gelson’s store is located at Westfield Century City, which completed a $1 billion renovation last year. Customers can enjoy new sit-down wine, craft beer, tapas, and seafood & sushi bars; a grill station where guests can have meat or seafood expertly grilled; and a Wolfgang Puck build-your-own-pizza, salads, and sandwiches station.
During the grand reopening, enjoy live music daily between 12-3 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. Visitors can also “Meet the Brewery/Winemaker” from 12-4 p.m. Friday (BJ’s Brewhouse), 3-7 p.m. Saturday (Doug Margerum with Gelson’s Wines) and 12-4 p.m. Sunday (Golden Road Brewing). On Friday, from 11:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m, guests will be treated to a special appearance by award-winning chef, restaurateur, author and media personality Curtis Stone, who will be doing cooking demos and meet and greets, promoting his new seasoned ground beef products in partnership with Thomas Farms Kitchen which is now available at Gelson’s.
The grand reopening will feature a number of limited-time specials; 30% off all wine, beer and spirits*; and free samples throughout the weekend. Making it even easier to visit: 3 hours of free parking with a minimum $5 purchase, and free valet parking with a minimum $25 purchase.
“Gelson’s wants to be more than the go-to grocery store for local residents, workers and visitors alike,” said Gelson’s President & CEO Rob McDougall. “Social gathering spots like the new wine, craft beer, tapas, and seafood & sushi bars in Century City fit with this vision in making Gelson’s an unparalleled food and lifestyle experience.”
*Mix and Match all 750 ml or larger wine and spirits, and 16.9 oz. or larger beer bottles. Includes regular and sale priced items. While supplies last—no rain checks. Gelson’s reserves the right to limit quantity. Offer valid only at Gelson’s Century City on August 3-5, 2018.
Founded in 1951, Gelson’s currently operates 26 full-service specialty grocery stores in Southern California. Each Gelson’s Market features the full amenities of a traditional supermarket, with the local flavor of a neighborhood market. Their high standards – for quality, value and freshness; unsurpassed service; and attention to detail – define the ultimate grocery shopping experience. With over 60 years of experience, Gelson’s in-house experts know Southern California’s lifestyle and are driven to find only the best foods and exclusive values for their customers. Gelson’s is particularly known for flavorful, hand-selected produce, the best and freshest cuts of meat and seafood, and Chef-prepared signature recipes. This experience is rounded out by professionally designed floral arrangements, and a convenient selection of the highest quality grocery items. For more information about Gelson’s, visit http://www.gelsons.com.
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