Shoppers already have begun exploring the Lowe’s store that will formally open along East Market Street in Leesburg next week.
The store’s staff is training with a soft opening starting Thursday.
The 103,000-square-feet store and an adjacent 31,000-square-foot garden center represents an average investment in the community of approximately $18.5 million and provides up to 175 jobs, according to Lowes. It is the 68th Lowes store in Virginia and the second in Loudoun County.
The store formally will celebrate its grand opening at 10 a.m. Thursday, with for additional promotions for customers planned next Saturday.
The store is located at 1390 Russell Branch Parkway SE.
For Lowes, the opening is a return to the Leesburg market. The company previously operated a store nearby on Cardinal Park Drive.