Home Decor Megastore Garden Ridge Opens in Aurora

Doors Open at Second Chicagoland Area Location on September 17th

AURORA, IL--(Marketwire - September 1, 2010) -  Home décor retailer, Garden Ridge proudly announces the grand opening of its second Chicagoland area location in Aurora. Located just north of Westfield Fox Valley Mall on the west side of Route 59 in the former Expo Design Center location, the new Aurora Garden Ridge boasts more than three acres of home décor. Garden Ridge opens its doors on Friday, September 17, 2010. 

"Chicago doesn't have anything like it," says Garden Ridge Chief Executive Officer and former Chicagoan, Tom Kibarian. "At Garden Ridge we believe that great style shouldn't mean a high price tag. We strive to offer our customers an incredible selection at reasonable prices. You have to see it to believe it!"

Seasonal décor abounds as the store offers everything needed to celebrate Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas in style. Garden Ridge has more Christmas and other seasonal décor under one roof than any other retailer in the world. The megastore boasts more than 75 styles of Christmas trees, 38 styles of Christmas inflatables, 3,000 styles of ornaments, 138 styles of string lights and 100 styles of nutcrackers ranging from two inches up to five feet and everything imaginable for your Thanksgiving dinner table and Halloween décor. The holidays at Garden Ridge are unlike anything you've ever seen!

With more than half a million pieces of décor filling the store, Garden Ridge offers everything for those who love home decorating, including furniture, framed art and mirrors, silk floral and greenery, bedding, and anything else imaginable for decorating and entertaining. Garden Ridge holds the distinction of being the largest home décor megastore chain in the United States. 

The new Aurora Garden Ridge is slated to open on Friday, September 17, 2010. The home décor retailer is located in the former Expo Design Center facility at 956 Route 59. Visit www.gardenridge.com for email updates on sales and store events.

Garden Ridge, a privately held home décor retailer, offers the largest selection of home décor in the United States. Founded in 1979, Garden Ridge started with one store near San Antonio and now operates 43 stores in 18 Southern and Midwestern states. Showcasing merchandise in pottery; floral and greenery; patio furniture; home textiles; art, mirrors and frames; housewares; candles; and home décor for seasonal and for special occasions, Garden Ridge offers an ever-changing mix of fashionable home accents. For more information, visit www.gardenridge.com.

Contact Information:

Leslie Schreiber
Winger Marketing
312/ 494-0422