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New Les Schwab Tire Centers

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LES SCHWAB TIRE CENTERS

 

Contact:      Fiona Gwozdz, Edelman for Les Schwab
(503) 471-6856 or Fiona.Gwozdz@edelman.com

NEW LES SCHWAB TIRE CENTERS OPEN IN ONTARIO AND EASTVALE

Community event raises funds for schools;

Free gift cards and other swag, plus food and savings

 

Oct. 15, 2018

Ontario, Calif. and Eastvale, Calif.— Les Schwab Tire Centers is expanding in the Inland Empire with the grand openings of both an Ontario location at 1044 N Milliken Ave by Ontario Mills, near the corner of Fourth and Milliken, and an Eastvale location at 13370 Limonite Ave in the Eastvale Marketplace at Limonite and Sumner Ave. The community is invited to the three-day event starting Thursday, Oct. 18.

The family-friendly grand opening celebrations feature food and desserts, a spinning wheel with exciting prizes, and savings on tire services.

 

Ontario Grand Opening

  • The Greater Ontario Business Council will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18, and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 19.
  • Thursday through Saturday, visitors will have the opportunity to spin the prize wheel to win gift cards, movie tickets, and free Les Schwab services.
  • Les Schwab will offer their free pre-trip safety check during the grand opening celebrations. In addition, their Fall Tire Sale runs through the end of October.
  • There will be appearances on Thursday from the Colony High School Drumline at 4 p.m., directly after the ribbon-cutting, and the Ontario High School band on Friday at 5:15 p.m.
  • On Friday, radio station KGGI will be broadcasting on site from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., and on Saturday, radio station KHTI will be broadcasting on site from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Food trucks will be on site all three days with My Delight Cupcakery on Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Sprinkles Gourmet Cupcakes on Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday, the Slammin’ Sliders will be on site from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Les Schwab will host a bounce house for kids and families to enjoy all three days, as well as a face painter on Saturday.

Eastvale Grand Opening

  • The Eastvale Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20.
  • Thursday through Saturday, visitors will have the opportunity to win movie tickets and local restaurant gift cards, as well as fun swag and free Les Schwab services.
  • Les Schwab will offer their free pre-trip safety check during the grand opening celebrations. In addition, their Fall Tire Sale runs through the end of October.
  • There will be appearances from the Eleanor Roosevelt High School boys volleyball team at 4 p.m. on Thursday, the Eleanor Roosevelt High School boys and girls water polo teams at 3:30 p.m. on Friday.
  • On Friday, radio station KFRG will be broadcasting on site from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and KGGI will be broadcasting on site on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Food trucks will be on site all three days with Lil’ Miss Short Cakes food truck on Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., My Delight Cupcakery on Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturday the Classic Taco Truck will be on site from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Les Schwab will host a bounce house for kids and families to enjoy all three days, as well as a face painter on Saturday.

“Our founder, Les Schwab, believed in supporting the communities where his employees live and work. For this reason, we work to be a part of the community, not just in the community.” said Chris Baker, Les Schwab’s Southeastern California-area manager, who has been with the company for over 20 years. “We’re excited to host these events because they support local organizations that teach lessons about responsibility, hard work and serving the community — values the company believes in”.

During the grand openings, customers can take advantage of Les Schwab’s Fall Tire sale which runs through Oct. 31.

“You can rest assured that we are committed to providing only the best service to all of our customers at our new locations, taking care of them as we would our own neighbors and building lifelong relationships,” said Baker. “With 14 stores across the Inland Empire and High Desert, you’re never far from your local Les Schwab. We’ve got the entire community covered.”

 

About Les Schwab Tire Centers

Les Schwab Tire Centers (www.lesschwab.com) is one of the leading independent tire dealers in the United States, with more than 7,000 employees and more than 480 locations throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, California, Nevada, Utah and Colorado. The company has been recognized for its business practices through several awards, including a 2018 Oregon Ethics in Business award, a Milestone award from the Oregon Sustainability Board, Oregon Economic and Community Development Department honors, an Environmental Excellence award from the Association of Washington Business, an Integrity Counts award from the Northern Idaho Better Business Bureau, and The Oregonian’s 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Top Workplaces recognition.

 

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