Pier 1 Imports announced Wednesday the opening of its newest Hawaii stores in Lihue and Kapolei.
The Lihue store, which will be the first Pier 1 Imports location on the island of Kauai, will officially open to the public on May 16 at Kukui Grove Center at 4303 Nawiliwili Rd. The 8,470-sq.-ft. store will employ approximately 25 associates.
The Kapolei location will open on May 23 at Kapolei Commons at 4460 Kapolei Pkwy. The 7,154-sq.-ft. store will employ approximately 30 associates.
In celebration of the two new stores, Pier 1 Imports will host a statewide grand opening celebration from May
30 to June 1 at all Hawaii locations.
The Lihue and Kapolei stores will be the sixth and seventh Pier 1 Imports locations in Hawaii. Pier 1 Imports currently has three stores on Oahu in Honolulu, Kailua and Pearl City, one on Maui in Kahului, and one on Hawaii Island in Kailua-Kona.
Grand opening festivities for the stores include:
Pier 1 Imports Lihue Grand Opening
Friday, May 16
9:00 a.m. Traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony by Kahu Lady Ipo Kahaunele
9:30 a.m. Store opening
The grand opening will feature untying of maile lei, live entertainment, a free signature reusable bag and
iconic Pier 1 Imports backscratcher for the first 300 shoppers, as well as other festivities throughout the day.
Pier 1 Imports Kapolei Grand Opening
Friday, May 23
9:30 a.m. Traditional Hawaiian blessing ceremony by Kahu Curtis Kekuna
10:00 a.m. Store opening
The grand opening will feature untying of maile lei, a free signature reusable bag and iconic Pier 1 Imports backscratcher for the first 300 shoppers, as well as other festivities throughout the day.
Statewide Grand Opening Weekend
Friday, May 30 to Sunday, Jun. 1
In celebration of the two new stores, Pier 1 Imports will be hosting a grand opening weekend celebration across Hawaii. Customers will have the opportunity to take advantage of special discounts and the first 200 shoppers at each of the Hawaii stores on May 31 will receive a free Pier 1 Imports reusable bag.