Dollar Tree, Inc., now part of Big Creek Crossing, announced today a date for its grand opening in Hays.

The store will host a soft opening Aug. 9, followed by a grand opening two days later.

“Dollar Tree is pleased to invite customers to experience our great value and broad assortment of merchandise all priced at $1 or less,” a Dollar Tree spokesperson said in a news release today. “Our customers can discover new treasures every week ranging from seasonal decor, household products, party and craft supplies, dinnerware, food, teaching and school necessities, health and beauty essentials, toys, books and much more.”

Dollar Tree is open seven days a week. Located at Big Creek Crossing, 2918 Vine, the new store is 10,278 square feet. The store also is hiring. Those interested can visit www.dollartree.com or come by the store.

“Dollar Tree continues to grow and we are proud to be part of the Hays community,” the release said.