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Oak Creek IKEA announces it will open in May

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OAK CREEK (WKOW) -- IKEA has announced announced the opening date for it's new store in Oak Creek.

Shoppers can mark Wednesday, May 16, 2018 on their calendars.

Doors will open at 9 a.m., and shoppers can begin lining up as early as 5 a.m. that day, according to a company news release.

The Oak Creek IKEA will feature nearly 10,000 items, 50 room-settings, three model home interiors, a supervised children’s play area, and a 300-seat restaurant. Other features include a ‘Children’s IKEA’ area in the Showroom, baby care rooms, play areas throughout the store, and parking.

The store is located approximately 12 miles south of downtown Milwaukee. It will be built on 29 acres near the northwestern corner of Interstate 94 and Drexel Avenue.

Other stores in the Midwest include the Chicago-area Schaumburg location and Twin Cities-area Bloomington location.

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