Here is an official press release regarding the grand opening events for the new Smallcakes in Lee’s Summit, Monday, February 21 – Saturday, February 26
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (February 18, 2011) – The eagerly anticipated Smallcakes in Lee’s Summit’s Summit Fair shopping is holding an official GRAND OPENING WEEK starting Monday, February 21 – Saturday, February 26 with daily charity, community and customer appreciation activities. This is the third Smallcakes for the Kansas City area and the first for Missouri fans. The Lee’s Summit Smallcakes is located in the in Summit Fair center at 880 NW Blue Parkway on the center strip next to Macy’s and the newly opened Yogurtini.
Grand Opening Week Schedule:
Monday, February 21: Children’s Mercy Charity Day. Support the construction of Children’s Mercy East, a new specialty clinic and urgent care center. All proceeds from a special 4-pack of Smallcakes signature flavors (Red Velvet, Pink Vanilla, Chocolate Fudge and Peanut Butter) will benefit the Children’s Mercy Lee’s Summit expansion. To learn more about Children’s Mercy, visit: www.childrens-mercy.org.
Tuesday, February 22: Tenant Appreciation Day. Smallcakes is welcoming neighboring tenants at Summit Fair and Summit Woods with a very special treat.
Wednesday, February 23:Lee’s Summit Social Services Charity Day. All proceeds from a special 4-pack of Smallcakes signature flavors (Red Velvet, Pink Vanilla, Chocolate Fudge and Peanut Butter) will benefit Lee’s Summit Social Services. To learn more about Lee’s Summit Social Services visit: www.lssocialservices.com.
Thursday, February 24:Social Media Day. Specials will be offered all day for Smallcakes fans on Facebook and followers on Twitter. The specials will be announced Wednesday, February 23 at 3:00 p.m. Smallcakes can be found on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SmallcakesKCand Twitter at www.twitter.com/SmallcakesOP.
Friday, February 25: Lee’s Summit Education Foundation Charity Day.All proceeds from a special 4-pack of Smallcakes signature flavors (Red Velvet, Pink Vanilla, Chocolate Fudge and Peanut Butter) education initiatives in the Lee’s Summit School District. To learn more about the Lee’s Summit Education Foundation, visit www.lsedfoundation.com.
Saturday, February 26: Sample day! Join us as we welcome partners from Shatto Milk and Parisi Coffee to provide samples. Smallcakes will also be giving out complimentary mini-cupcakes. Specials will be offered throughout the day and announced during the grand opening week. (Samples available in limited quantity while supplies last.)
ALL WEEK: Foursquare special. Visit Smallcakes Lee’s Summit store during its Grand Opening week (February 21 – 26), check in to “Smallcakes-Lee’s Summit” on foursquare and choose one of the three aforementioned charities for Smallcakes to donate $3.00 for every check-in.
Recently featured on the Food Network’s Cupcake Wars Season II after a memorable appearance on Cupcake Wars Season I, and an appearance on The View as part of Whoopi Goldberg’s favorite things. Smallcakes, a cupcakery, is gaining a fan following locally and growing nationally. Opened in July 2009 by Jeff and Brandy Martin, Smallcakes bakes and frosts its cupcakes every morning, fresh from scratch, with 15 different signature flavors and seasonal or special creations available daily. Smallcakes believes in its slogan of “Maybe a Cupcake Will Help?” and regularly rewards customers. Smallcakes gives free cupcakes for foursquare check-ins, routinely offers Facebook specials or giveaways and shares through Twitter as well. Smallcakes has three locations in the Kansas City metro area at 14383 Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park, Kan., 14150 West 119th Street in Olathe, Kan. in the Avignon Shopping Center, and 880 NW Blue Parkway in Lee’s Summit, Mo. in Summit Fair next to Macy’s. All locations are open daily from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. For more information and to place orders, please visit www.smallcakeskc.com, where advance online pre-ordering is available for pick up. To order your cupcakes by telephone, call the Overland Park location at 913-685-0111, Olathe location at 913-397-9975 or the Lee’s Summit location at (816) 554-7400.
About Summit Fair
Summit Fair is a 500,000 square-foot development at I-470 and U.S. 50 Highway in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. The outdoor lifestyle center is adjacent to RED Development’s Summit Woods Crossing, which features 735,000 square feet of stores and restaurants. To learn more about Summit Fair, visit www.summitfairshopping.com.
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