[note]We are excited to have Earth Fare in our community. They have donated a couple of giveaways for the KZOOkids.com readers (watch our Facebook page) and we’re excited to be a able to partner with them on a few upcoming family events. All opinions are my own. [/note]
by Jill P 



Earth Fare, the preeminent specialty organic and natural food grocery retailer, will host a grand opening celebration for its first Michigan store on February 25, 2015.The 24,000 square-footstore is conveniently located at 5070 South Westnedge Avenue, Portage, Michigan.

Earth Fare is committed to improving livesthrough better food and healthier living. With 35 full-service grocery stores throughout the Southeast, mid-Atlantic and Midwest, Earth Fare makes healthier food choices easy through the broadest assortment of organic, natural and fresh products, while also adhering to one of the tightest food standards in the industry.

In addition, Earth Fare believes that healthy food should be more accessible to everyone in the community, and so offers several ways to save. Customers can sign-up for e-mail and text promotions and coupons, and join the Tomato Bank loyalty program that awards shoppers points for an assortment of items they purchase that can then be redeemed for additional savings.



Kalamazoo and Portage-area residents are invited to be among the first to check out this new shopping option during Earth Fare’s grand opening celebration on Wednesday, February 25 at 6:45 a.m.

On opening day, the first 100 families will receive a gift card holding a hidden savings value—one lucky Earth Fare shopper will receive a $500 gift card! (Limit one card per family.) Those interested in finding out about opening week specials, updates, special giveaways and more can sign-up for Earth Fare’s e-newsletter at: EarthFare.com/Westnedge or follow Earth Fare’s Facebook page at: Facebook.com/EarthFareWestnedge.

In addition, as part of the company’s focus on providing the freshest, best quality products, the store will feature a growing number of locally produced and grown regional products.



I’m super excited that KZOOkids will be able to go on a sneak preview tour of Earth Fare on February 24th!

Are there any questions that you have about the store before it opens? What would you like to know more about?

Leave your question in the comment section below and we’ll try to get an answer which we’ll include in our “Sneak Preview” article coming up soon.

Plus, you’ll want to catch our Sneak Preview article where we’ll have the inside scoop on events and programs that Earth Fare runs which are geared toward families. One of our favorite programs that they offer is the NEW Healthy Kids Meals for only $3. Available all day, every day. They also have 8 oz Smoothies available for kids every day at $3.



Yes, you know we love giveaways! We have an awesome family gift basket which includes several of the great products that you’ll find at Earth Fare Westnedge when the store is opened. This prize pack is valued at over $100, so you’ll want to watch our Facebook page on February 18 for this FLASH GIVEAWAY.







By | 2015-02-18T11:25:47+00:00 February 17th, 2015|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Newly Published, Parent resources|Comments Off on Earth Fare Announces Grand Opening For February 25

About the Author:

Jill is a mom of a busy 9 year old son. When not working the KZOOkids.com website, Jill likes to hike, cook, and read in her free time.