Urban Outfitters opens Friday in downtown Raleigh

Raleigh, N.C. — will hold its grand opening in downtown Raleigh on Friday. 

The company is the first national clothing chain to open downtown. It is located in the ground level of the Dillon, a mixed-use development that includes an 18-story office tower with retail space and two six-story apartment buildings.

Urban Outfitters‘ grand opening will include giveaways, a DJ, food trucks and merchandise discounts.

The Dillon takes up an entire city block bound by S. West Street, W. Martin Street, S. Harrington Street and W. Hargett Street.

Other tenants of The Dillon will include a specialty coffee shop, premium tea house and sake bar, and

Popular co-op food market will also be opening a location in The Dillon. The Raleigh location will offer fresh produce from local growers, prepared foods from the co-op’s kitchen and bakery and a large selection of beer and wine, which will also be sold by the glass. The market will also include a tasting kitchen for cooking demos and event space.