The new Bethlehem ACE Hardware will celebrate its grand opening on Friday, May 3rd with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:00 a.m. The Alexander County Economic Development Corporation and local officials will cut a ceremonial ribbon to mark the occasion. Free hotdogs will be served from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The celebration will continue on Saturday, May 4th with family-friendly activities such as BBQ demonstrations, face painting and balloon making, special sales and discounts, and giveaways. On Sunday from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., there will be a special appearance from superheroes Batman and Robin.
The 13,000 square foot store is packed with thousands of essential products and supplies, including best brands like Craftsman, Valspar, Stihl, Echo and Scotts to help people take care of their homes. The store will cover everyone’s grilling needs with products by Traeger, Weber, and Big Green Egg. Key product offerings include paint, lawn and garden, hardware, electrical, plumbing, automotive and home décor, as well as niche products such as a Hallmark department.
The new store is located at 9433 NC Hwy 127, Hickory, NC 28601 (beside Lowes Foods in Bethlehem). Store hours are Monday through Friday from, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. For more information, call (828) 495-8351.
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About ACE Hardware
For more than 90 years, ACE Hardware has been known as the place with the helpful hardware folks in thousands of neighborhoods across America, providing customers with a more personal kind of helpful. With more than 5,000 hardware stores locally owned and operated across the globe, ACE is the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., ACE and its subsidiaries currently operate 17 distribution centers in the U.S. and also have distribution capabilities in Ningbo, China; Colon, Panama; and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Its retailers’ stores are located in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and approximately 60 countries. For more information on ACE, visit ACEhardware.com or visit our newsroom at newsroom.ACEhardware.com.