McDonald’s at 3275 SW Third St. will open its doors for the first time at 10:30 a.m., Monday, March 31 and will celebrate the grand opening Thursday, April 3 in the fast-growing Longview neighborhood community in Lee's Summit, Mo. The month-long celebration includes specials parties and giveaways.
The new McDonald’s, with the restaurant's latest modern designs, is expected to become an important part of the community in Lee's Summit serving as a gathering spot, family restaurant and local landmark.
"I’m thrilled to be able to open this brand new restaurant serving these nearby bustling neighborhoods of Lee's Summit. I take pride in being an active member of the local community, and it’s always been important for me and for the restaurant to play a vital role in the area we serve," said Patti Powelson, retired teacher, longtime Lee's Summit resident and active community member.
A longtime supporter of the Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Lee's Summit Educational Foundation, Lee's Summit Rotary Club, Powelson and her husband have owned McDonald's restaurants in Lee's Summit for 25 years.
The new restaurant design includes: a modern exterior, large dining area, updated drive-thru, a digital menu board, free Wi-Fi, plasma TVs, and electrical outlets available throughout the restaurant for easy laptop usage. The restaurant also features games for kids of all ages.
Grand opening events include:
Thursday, April 3
First 50 orders through the drive-thru and the first 50 orders placed in store will receive a $25 McDonald's gift card. Restaurant opens at 6 a.m.
Friday, April 4
Lee's Summit Rotarians will be conducting a fundraiser during breakfast to selling the special newspaper in honor of Greater Kansas City Day to benefit Rotary Youth Camp. Stop by and be a part of one of the largest one-day fundraisers in KC.
In addition, month-long grand opening specials include:
$1 - Sausage Egg McMuffin
$1.99 - Happy Meal of your choice
All Day McCafe Happy Hour for the month of April ($1 off any medium or large McCafe drink)
Saturday, May 10
noon - 1 p.m.
Kid's Day at McDonald's with Ronald McDonald
Magic tricks and photos with Ronald
Grand opening prize drawing (customers may enter as many times as they'd like throughout the month)