Published on: Nov. 7, 2022
Grand Openings, Ribbon Cuttings & Congratulations for the Week of November 4, 2022

Please support your fellow Chamber members by attending this upcoming ribbon-cutting and grand opening events, and join us in congratulating the below members who recently hosted a celebration!


Ribbon Cutting for Parker’s Kitchen
DATE: November 21, 2022
TIME: 11 a.m.
LOCATION: 7 DeRenne Avenue (at DeRenne and White Bluff) | Savannah, GA

Parker’s Kitchen will celebrate the grand opening of its newest Savannah store on Monday, November 21, 2022 at 11 a.m. at the iconic globe site at the corner of DeRenne Avenue and White Bluff Road. The company’s 73rd retail location offers award-winning, Southern-inspired food prepared fresh on-site, including hand-breaded Southern Fried Chicken Tenders, savory mac ‘n’ cheese and a hot bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The new store also features gourmet coffee, 28-degree beer, fountain drinks with Chewy Ice, freshly brewed sweet tea, high-quality fuel and a wide range of convenience items. Headquartered in Savannah, Parker’s has been honored as the national Convenience Store Chain of the Year by Convenience Store Decisions and was recently voted the #3 Best Gas Station Brand in America by USA Today readers.


Center Parc Credit Union
DATE: November 4, 2022
TIME: 11 a.m.
LOCATION: 5698-A Ogeechee Road, an outparcel of the Berwick Marketplace

Center Parc Credit Union hosted a ribbon cutting at its new Savannah-area flagship financial center on Friday, November 4, 2022. The new comprehensive financial services center becomes Center Parc Credit Union’s first stand-alone facility in the Savannah area, as its two existing branches in the area are located inside large retail stores.

Center Parc Credit Union officials, members, invited guests and the community gathered for the Grand Opening at 11 a.m. at 5698-A Ogeechee Road, an outparcel of the Berwick Marketplace, to cut the ribbon on the completed structure.

Since Center Parc Credit Union makes supporting the communities it serves a priority, the new 6,200 square-foot flagship building includes several community-oriented features. For instance, groups can utilize a community room for meetings without charge. The building also features amenities including a coffee bar and a technology station for credit union members

This becomes the third Center Parc Credit Union facility in the Savannah market. The new flagship location is open Monday through Friday 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. -1 p.m., with 24-hour drive-up ATM and ITM services Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Chatham, Effingham or Bryan counties or several other counties in Georgia can become a member of Center Parc Credit Union. For more information, call 800-849-8431, email or visit online at

DATE: November 4, 2022
TIME: 1 p.m.
LOCATION: Smithereens (410 West Jones St. | Savannah, GA)

Smithereens celebrated the opening of its physical location at 410 West Jones Street on Friday, November 4, 2022 at 1 pm. At Smithereens in downtown Savannah, be a bull in a china shop and break stuff to your heart’s content in one of our three smash rooms. Vent your rage and frustrations, celebrate an occasion, or just come to have fun! Available for groups of 1-50 for individual smash sessions, date nights, team building exercises, bachelor/ette parties, birthday parties, divorce parties, and more.

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