New Chick-fil-A to give away $37,000 in free food for opening

New Chick-fil-A to give away $37,000 in free food for opening
Posted at 8:21 PM, Nov 16, 2018

The first Chick-fil-A restaurant in Western New York is getting ready to open with a bang. The location 1753 Walden Avenue in Cheektowaga will award more than $37,000 worth of free food during its First 100 celebration on Thursday November 29th. 

According to the company the First 100 celebration will transform the restaurant parking lot into a family-friendly campout. The first 100 participants will have the opportunity to win a digital offer card loadded with a one-year supply of free Chick-fil-A meals (52 meals total). To be eligible, participants must be 18 years or older, U.S. residents with a valid government-issued photo ID, and reside in select zip codes. 

The First 100 line will open at 6 a.m. on Nov. 28, 24 hours before the restaurant officially opens. If more than 100 people are onsite at that time, a drawing will be held to select the First 100. Those chosen will be required to stay the duration of the First 100 celebration until doors open at 6 a.m. on Nov, 29. 


A list of eligible zip codes and contest rules are listed here https://www.chick-fil-a.com/Locations/Openings [chick-fil-a.com].


Here is a look at the traffic plan for the opening events.


To celebrate the new Chick-fil-A restaurant and the Cheektowaga community, local owner Cassandra Sheedy is collecting children's books to benefit local youth. The community is invited to bring children's books to the restaurant on opening day to be placed in a Book House which will then be donated to serve local children.