NORWALK, Conn. — Can't wait any longer? The new Chick-Fil-A has set they date for its grand opening.
The long-anticipated Chick-Fil-A, located at 467 Connecticut Ave. will throw open its doors to its fans finally on Thursday, Oct. 19, the restaurant announced on Facebook.
And you might want to get Wednesday, Oct. 18, off from work. The restaurant plans to hold the chain's traditional First 100 event, with giveaways to those first customers.
The Facebook post said details would be forthcoming for the event, which often includes a campout in the parking lot.
Chick-fil-A in Norwalk began hiring this month to fill upwards of 120 positions at the new location.
It is now accepting applications: Apply online on Indeed.com — search for “Chick-fil-A” and “Norwalk" to apply.
Chick-fil-A is famous for its chicken sandwiches, nuggets, wraps and salads — and even dishes up breakfast (chicken or egg?).
The closest Chick-fil-A restaurants can be found in Danbury and Brookfield.
Chick-fil-A's rival — Popeye's — opened a new location earlier this month just down the street at 497 Connecticut Ave., Norwalk.
Click here to follow Chick-fil-A in Norwalk on Facebook for more updates on hiring and the grand opening.
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