July 22, 2021 – West Bend, WI – People waiting in the drive thru at the new DQ Grill & Chill, 1043 S. Main Street in West Bend, WI watched as the new red, white, and blue DQ sign was lifted into place Wednesday afternoon.
The new Dairy Queen officially opened July 15, 2021.
It was the return of DQ to the community after two Dairy Queens closed in West Bend in 2014.
On a history note: What were the locations of the two DQ’s that closed in 2014? Click HERE for the answer.
The new DQ is locally owned by Kevin Scheunemann. He celebrated the opening of the store with former franchise owners Nancy and Jerry Mehring.
Click HERE to watch a video of the opening of the new DQ Grill & Chill on S. Main Street.