Dress Barn in Washington will open this Friday, Aug. 30, at 9:30 a.m. The store is the first of the new stores in the new Phoenix Center II development to open.

It is located at the corner of Highway 100 and South Point Road.

Dress Barn is a national retailer that has been in business for 51 years, said Kellie Thiel, district sales leader. It has more than 800 stores nationwide.

The Washington location will carry misses sizes, as well as petite and women’s with sizes ranging from 2-24, Thiel said.

“We really have something for everyone, including an expansive accessory department,” she said.

Thiel said the store is stocked and will “absolutely be open on time.”

“We have plenty of products, plenty of help and it’s coming together beautifully,” she said. “We’re really excited to be in Washington. This has been a long time coming.”

Hours will be Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The store’s phone number is 636-390-2894.

Grand Opening

A VIP grand opening party will be held Saturday, Sept. 7, from 1 to 6 p.m.

The public is invited.

The party will include a raffle for a $250 shopping spree and refreshments.