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It’s official: IKEA Halifax opening date announced

The Dartmouth Crossing store will have its grand opening on Wednesday, Sept.27.

IKEA Halifax will open this September.

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IKEA Halifax will open this September.

Get your Allen keys ready, Halifax: IKEA’s opening date will be Sept.27.

After months of speculation around exactly when the Dartmouth Crossing store would open this fall, a release Wednesday said the grand opening celebrations will begin at 8:20 a.m., with the store then welcoming customers through the doors at 9 a.m.

“We’re so excited to welcome our first customers to our brand new IKEA Halifax store,” Store Manager Sue Coulet said in the release.

Coulet said opening celebrations will feature “fun family entertainment” and giveaways, with more details about grand opening promotions coming soon.

The IKEA Halifax regular store hours will be weekdays from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturdays, and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

The 330,000 square foot store will include a Showroom and Market hall, while the store will also have a full restaurant and SMALAND children’s play facility.

It will also offer services like home delivery, assembly, planning and returns.

The release said IKEA Halifax is the first new store to open as part of the company’s plan to double their of stores by 2025 and expand from “coast to coast.” IKEA Canada now has plans to open a new store in Quebec City in late summer 2018.

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