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Belk stores celebrate 125th anniversary with festivities

Linda Miller Modified: May 28, 2013 at 9:55 am •  Published: May 28, 2013

All 301 Belk stores will celebrate the company’s 125th anniversary with festivities, entertainment and giveaways on May 29.

In Oklahoma, Belk stores are in Stillwater, Tulsa and Owasso.

The first Belk store opened on May 29, 1888, in Monroe, N.C., and is still family owned.

Special 125th anniversary cupcakes will be served and commemorative gift cards ranging in value between $5-1,000 will be distributed to the first 100 customers to arrive at each store.

Customers can also register online to participate in 125 Days of Prizes, during which time Belk will award a prize valued from $500 to $6,500 every day until July 10. Customers can register on Belk’s Facebook page or on


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