New Braum's in northwest Wichita opens Tuesday

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Construction on a new Braum’s store in northwest Wichita is nearly complete and the location is set to open on Tuesday. 

Braum's said in a news release that only finishing touched remain at their new store at 3420 North Maize Road. Although it opens at 6 a.m. on June 4, it's official grand opening celebration begins the 17th and runs through the 23rd. 

During the grand opening week, scratch-to-win cards will be given out for a chance to win a 4K TV, a PlayStation 4, a laptop computer, as well as free Braum’s food and merchandise.

Customers must go inside to receive the scratch to win cards.

Free kid cones will also be handed out from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the 22nd. Kids 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult, and the officer is not available in the drive-thru.  

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The 6,000 square-foot location features double drive-through windows and seating for about 80 guests.

“The new layout and design brings a fresh feel to the stores, and we are excited to add this location in Wichita,” said Drew Braum, President and CEO of the company. “This has always been a great market for us, especially since it is so close to where my family got their start in Emporia.”

The new location is the twelfth Braum's in Wichita. All of it's 281 stores stores are located in a five-state area: Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas.

The new store also has a large Fresh Market area with more than 100 fresh meats, fruits, vegetables and fresh-from-the-farm dairy products.

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