Helena and Jack's Growing Together as Jack's Opens Newest Location in Helena, AL

Published Nov. 23, 2015


BIRMINGHAM, AL. – Jack’s will open its newest location in Helena, Ala., located at 4864 Highway 17, on Wednesday, December 2nd.


A grand opening celebration will be held on Friday, December 4th from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 4 p.m. and the official ticket drawing will be at 4:45pm. The celebration will include giveaways for The Birmingham Zoo’s: Zoolight Safari, free Jack’s for a year, & University of Alabama basketball tickets. 


Jack’s plans to be very involved in the Helena community. As a way to kick off their involvement Jack’s will be offering a $1.00 Hot Chocolate and donating the processed to the Helena High School Cheerleading Squad.  Also, after the grand opening celebration Jack’s will have a booth at Helena’s First Friday event to great the community. On December 5th Jack’s plans to donate breakfast for the police and workers helping with the city of Helena’s annual Christmas parade. Jack’s will also be making a donation to The Birmingham Pipers who will be leading the parade. 

“We couldn’t be more excited about opening this location,” said Pam Measel, Marketing Director of Jack’s. “We strive to be a part of the community everywhere we go. As a family company, we’re excited to join the Helena family.”

The Helena location will be staffed by local community members. The restaurant includes a drive‐thru, is handicap accessible, and can seat up to 85. Hours of operation for the store will be Mon. through Thurs. 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Fri. and Sat. 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. The store will open at 6 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. on Sundays.

Jack’s features a wide range of menu items, including its signature sandwich: the “Big Jack”, fried chicken, hamburgers, salads, delicious milkshakes and the award‐winning, made-from-scratch, buttermilk biscuits on the breakfast menu.

For more information, contact Anna Tucker Bell at (205) 201.7006 or anna@thesismedia.net.  


About Jack’s Family Restaurants, Inc.

Jack’s Family Restaurants, Inc. was started in 1960 in Homewood, AL. The restaurant specializes in burgers, crinkle-cut fries and hand-dipped shakes.  Jack’s has more than 130 stores across the Southeast- with locations in Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi and Georgia. Since 1960, many things have changed in our world, but one thing has remained the same: Jack’s is still serving up great food, with a smile.