Location: Publix on University Commons
2429 University Commons Way
Date of Opening: Thursday, August 28
Ribbon Cutting: Thursday, August 28, 6.45 a.m. EST
Regular Store Hours: 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. EST
Publix Super Markets has announced the opening of the third store in Knoxville Thursday, Aug. 28 at 7 a.m. The Honorable Madeline Rogero, Knoxville City Mayor, and Tim Burchett, Knox County Mayor, will attend the ribbon cutting ceremony at 6:45 a.m. opening day.
The first 1,000 customers will receive a free Publix re-usable grand opening grocery bag. Flowers will be given to customers as they enter the store while supplies last. The first 25 customers who purchase $50 or more in groceries will receive a free bag of groceries valued at $25. Customers will be encouraged to register to win prizes throughout the store including a $100 gift card from Publix as well as cakes, deli platters, digital blood pressure kits and fresh products from the meat and seafood departments. Prizes will be given away daily throughout grand opening week.