The grand opening of Kroger Marketplace at Olentangy Crossing, 6417 U.S. Route 23, Lewis Center, will be held 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5.

The grand opening of Kroger Marketplace at Olentangy Crossing, 6417 U.S. Route 23, Lewis Center, will be held 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5.

Johnsonville bratwursts will be grilled in the store parking lot. The first 300 customers to attend the grand opening will receive an Ohio State University cooler and coupons for a percentage off their next grocery bill.

Two shoppers will win a $200 grocery card. Customers also will have the opportunity to win various sweepstakes throughout the store. Clowns, balloon artists and face-painters will also be on hand to entertain children.