Dick’s Sporting Goods will be opening two new stores. Grand opening events will be held for stores in the following cities:
- Milpitas, CA – June 16-18
The Great Mall of the Bay Area, 1200 Great Mall Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035
- Oak Ridge, TN – June 30 – July 2
Main Street, 369 S. Illinois Ave., Oak Ridge, TN 37830
“We’re excited to expand our presence in Milpitas, California and Oak Ridge, Tennessee in the coming weeks,” said Lauren Hobart, president, Dick’s Sporting Goods. “The love for sports and the outdoors in these markets provide us with a great opportunity to serve residents in a way only we can. The new stores will carry a wide range of apparel, equipment and accessories and offer top-of-the-line in-store services tailored to the needs of each community.”
With the grand opening of these new stores, Dick’s will have 704 Dick’s locations in the country.
Dick’s will bring approximately 130 total jobs to these two communities through the hiring of full-time, part-time and temporary associates for these stores.
For each grand opening weekend, customers will receive the chance to win great prizes and meet several special guests such as San Jose ice hockey forward Patrick Marleau in Milpitas, CA and former Tennessee defensive tight end and current professional football player in PhiladelphiaDerek Barnett in Oak Ridge, TN.
Photo courtesy Dick’s Sporting Goods