FLINT TWP (DTV) – 6/25/2019 – On June 23rd the Flint community celebrated the grand opening of a new Wahlburger’s location. The event was hosted by brothers Paul and Mark Wahlberg.
Hundreds of fans waited outside for a green ribbon cutting ceremony complete with a red carpet and a large pair of scissors. Afterwords a VIP party started inside where people could eat and enjoy the new addition in their hometown.
One of the focuses of Wahlburgers is family. “With all the craziness and the insanity that goes along with it, it’s been amazing and I’m truly blessed,” stated Paul in an interview done by DTV’s Morgan Welch. “It has brought us all closer together,” Mark replied. Mark later said “We need to be in Flint, this is where we want to be. We want to share our family experience with you guys, we love you guys.”
Flint residents are excited and optimistic for Wahlburgers and know that it will be great for the area and maybe bring back a sense of home and community.