Mazopiya Will Host Grand Opening Celebration on Friday, August 5th
Welcome to Healthy Living, Welcome to Mazopiya
Prior Lake, MN – Mazopiya, a natural food market located in Prior Lake will hold an all day Grand Opening Celebration on Friday, August 5, 2011. Open to the general public, the event’s theme is “Welcome to Healthy Living, Welcome to Mazopiya.” The event will feature samples from departments around the store, cooking demonstrations, giveaways, and prize drawings. Trey from KS95’s Morning Show will be onsite from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. adding to the festivities with music, giveaways, and contests. This is a great opportunity to try a wide variety of new foods and to learn about Mazopiya and its commitment to clean, organic products. The friendly and knowledgeable staff will be on hand to guide guests through the store and answer questions.
A special edition of the SMSC Farmer’s Market will be held outside Mazopiya in conjunction with the Grand Opening. It will feature fresh, organic produce from the SMSC’s organic garden, Mdewakanton Wozupi, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. A wide array of vegetables will be available. The Farmer’s Market is held in front of Mazopiya every Thursday June through October.
Specials on organic produce and grocery items will include Buy One Get One Free strawberries, raspberries, and blueberries as well as discounts on cantaloupe and red and green grapes. There will be a 25% discount on all Mazopiya brand vitamins and supplements. There will also be specials and significant discounts on a variety of grocery items such as ground buffalo meat, bread, pizza, yogurt, and ice cream.
During the Grand Opening customers will be invited to learn to make guacamole, fried tomatoes, and local slaw. In addition, Keep it Simple cooking demonstrations are scheduled for morning and afternoon.
Mazopiya [mah-zoh-pee-ya] focuses on natural as well as locally produced foods. In the Dakota language, Mazopiya means “a store, a place where things are kept.” Mazopiya offers a large inventory of organic items, including free-range grass fed meats; fresh, organic, and local produce; a deli; coffee bar; full-line of groceries, paper goods, breads, healthy supplements, and personal care products, even pet foods. Cafe seating and patio seating are perfect for enjoying the deli offerings prepared by Mazopiya’s on-site Chef, and a Community Room hosts classes each month about healthy living and eating clean, organic foods.
For more information or for a complete list of Grand Opening specials, monthly specials or class schedules, go to http://www.mazopiya.com or call 952-233-9140. You can also find Mazopiya on Facebook. Mazopiya is located at
2571 Credit Union Drive, Prior Lake, Minnesota 55372. Mazopiya is owned and operated by the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community.