City council members in Havre, Montana may have been hoping that the popular retail food chain Chick-Fil-A would open up shop on the Hi Line. However, Chick-Fil-A is coming to Billings, Montana- if only for a day.
It’s all part of a fundraiser by the Montana Family Foundation that will feature a one day drive thru lane on the Billings West End Saturday, September 8th.
According to a release by the Montana Family Foundation the event is designed for supporters to show their support for traditional family values.
FULL RELEASE FROM MONTANA FAMILY FOUNDATION
BILLINGS TO HOST MONTANA’S VERSION OF CHICK-FIL-A APPRECIATION DAY
Billings, MT – August 29, 2012 – Come and show your support for traditional family values! Chick-fil-A chicken will be available for one day only in Billings’ westend on Saturday, September 8th. This special event, called Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day 2.0, is sponsored by the Montana Family Foundation. The famous fried chicken sold at more than 1600 locations nationwide will be available to the first 1000 people that come through the one-day only drive-thru lane. A giant inflatable black and white cow will mark the location at 328 So. Shiloh Road in Billings. This fund-raising event will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and is open to the public for a suggested donation of $20 per person.
The day of appreciation will include the tasty Chick-fil-A chicken nuggets, coleslaw and chocolate chip cookies, not to mention a college intern dressed up in Chick-fil-A’s signature black and white Holstein cow costume for the kids and families in attendance. Local churches are encouraged to come join the Montana Family Foundation for Montana’s own version of Chick-fil-A appreciation day.
Jeff Laszloffy, President/CEO, said, “The Montana Family Foundation is associated with Focus on the Family and CitizenLink and works in the Legislature and the courts to strengthen and defend Biblical Family Values”