LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Blaze Pizza is expected to open its new Clarksville, Indiana, location on Monday, June 18. 

According to a news release, it will be the chain's first southern Indiana location.

The 2,700-square-foot restaurant will be located at 1225 Veterans Square Boulevard, across the street from Chick-fil-A. It will feature seating for 75 inside, with 30 seats on an outdoor patio. It is expected to create 45 jobs.

The restaurant is operated by the Millennial Restaurant Group, a Louisville-based franchisee working to develop the concept throughout Kentucky and southern Indiana. The franchisee already operates six locations in Kentucky: three in Louisville, two in Lexington and one in Bowling Green.

The new Clarksville location will offer free pizza to anyone who follows Blaze Pizza on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Snapchat on Tuesday, June 19, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

"Clarksville's thriving retail and restaurant scene make this area a perfect fit for our flagship southern Indiana restaurant," said Beth Duncan, Operating Partner for Clarksville's Blaze Pizza, in a statement. "We invite everyone out on Tuesday, June 19, for Free Pizza Day when we'll host the biggest pizza party Clarksville has ever seen!"

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