PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Wawa is offering free coffee to celebrate its latest grand opening of the newest store in Center City Thursday.READ MORE: Man Critically Injured After Shot Multiple Times In North Philadelphia
From Nov. 1 to Nov. 4, coffee will be free for all that visit and take part in celebrating the store at 12th and Market.READ MORE: Family Members Say 28-Year-Old Leslie Lizet Basilio Was Delaware Metro PCS Manager Killed In Attempted Robbery
A celebratory event kicked off at 10 a.m. Nov. 1 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony before a hoagie-building competition between local police and fire teams. Money raised through that competition will fund the Tour de Shore Children’s foundation.
“We are thrilled to further our commitment to our hometown by opening another new store in Center City Philadelphia and providing convenience and fresh food options to residents and visitors as the newest member of the thriving east market community,” said Chris Gheysens, Wawa president & CEO.MORE NEWS: Balloon Release Held To Remember 16-Year-Old High School Basketball Player Gunned Down In Southwest Philadelphia