Happy grand opening Ikea Burbank!
It took about an hour and fifteen minutes after officially opening for the entire line, which filled the front parking lot and snaked it’s way around the parking lot and the building, to all finally enter the store.
The Crowded Parking Lot on Opening Day
Presumably these three blue boards will eventually say IKEA?
People starting to file into the new store
Hoardes of people waiting in line to enter.
A view from the top of the escalator with employees cheering on incoming customers.
The store map with shortcuts for the massive ~450,000 square foot store.
The first customers sitting down to lunches of meatballs and toast with lingonberry jam.