Hickory – Blossman Gas & Appliance, located at 2315 Catawba Valley Blvd in Hickory, invites the community to join them for their annual Customer Appreciation Day and Community Open House on Saturday, August 11, 9am to 3pm.

Guests will enjoy a free BBQ lunch, served from 11am to 2pm, in addition to live cooking demonstrations. There will be fun for the entire family including a bouncy house and face painting for the kids, live music, and a visit from the Hickory Crawdads mascot. All are welcome!

Customers can enter for a variety of door prizes, and a raffle for two grand prizes of a gas grill and a gas griddle. All proceeds from the raffle will go to Meals on Wheels of Catawba County. In addition, representatives from Rinnai tankless water heaters; Empire Comfort Systems vent free and direct vent appliances; Saber grills; The Outdoor Company fire pits, outdoor furniture & fireplaces; and many more propane appliance companies will be available to answer questions and help people find just the right appliance for their homes.

Guests can also take advantage of a 10% discount on any in-stock appliance, plus $5 cylinder refills on 20# certified, in-date grill cylinders (see store for details and restrictions). If you would like more info., contact Jimmy Daley at 828-396-0144 or Hickory@BlossmanGas.com.