MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Were you hoping to Pay Your Age for a Build-A-Bear Thursday? It’s too late. The company announced it is closing lines after stores started experiencing significantly longer than expected lines and large crowds.
According to the Build-A-Bear Facebook page, “Per local authorities, we cannot accept additional Guests at our locations due to crowds and safety concerns. We have closed lines in our U.S. and Canada stores. We understand some Guests are disappointed and we will reach out directly as soon as possible.”