Costco officially opens in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 18, 2013) — Costco Wholesale Corp. officially opened its Lexington warehouse store to customers on Friday morning.

Costco is located at Fitzgerald Drive and Man o' War Boulevard in Lexington.
Costco is located at Fitzgerald Drive and Man o’ War Boulevard in Lexington.

More than 4,000 people attended an open house at Costco Thursday evening, when the store offered a first look at its offerings, as well as free samples of its food and other products.

Located at Man O’War and Polo Club Boulevard, the 159,000-s.f. store has a variety of products, from Coach handbags to large screen televisions, eyeglasses, jewelry, clothing, food and office products, just to name a few.

About 1,300 area residents had Costco membership cards before the store was built. An additional 3,000 had signed up as of Friday morning, according to a store manager.


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