Lidl Sets Reisterstown Store Grand Opening Date


Pictured is the Lidl in June, when crews were putting the finishing touches on the new grocery store. (Elizabeth Janney/Patch)

REISTERSTOWN, MD – A new grocery store will be opening soon in Reisterstown.

Lidl is hosting a grand opening and ribbon cutting on Aug. 31 in the Reisterstown Shopping Center, which is across the street from Franklin High School.

Once open, the store will provide an assortment of grocery items, including private-label products, gluten-free and organic offerings, fresh produce, flowers, bakery items, cheeses, cured meats and more.

Lidl has created 45 jobs for area residents with pay starting at $15.50 an hour, plus health care benefits for all positions, officials said.

The ribbon cutting will be at 7:40 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 31.

To celebrate its grand opening, the grocer is offering a few specials:

  • The first 100 customers in line before the ribbon cutting will receive $5 to $100 gift cards.
  • Shoppers can enter to win a $500 Lidl gift card.
  • There will be giveaways.
  • For each person who joins myLidl and sets Reisterstown as their home store, the company will donate $1 to the Maryland Food Bank from Aug. 31 to Sept. 4.

“I know that the residents of Owings Mills and Reisterstown are eager and excited about having a new shopping venue that provides fresh fruit, groceries and more to the area,” County Councilman Izzy Patoka said in a statement. "I am really pleased that together, working with the community and Greenberg Gibbons that we were able to attract a quality grocer like Lidl Food Market to the Reisterstown Shopping Center.”

 Lidl will be at 11991 Reisterstown Road. Hours will be 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.

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