The Chick-fil-A planned for the Inner Harbor will open April 9, when the chain will give away free meals for a year to 100 people.
The restaurant, which will employ 75 people, is joining Shake Shack and M&T Bank in a ground floor retail expansion at 400 East Pratt Street.
The chain's signature "First 100" opening event typically draws crowds that camp out for a chance at the prize. Chick-fil-A has given away nearly $24 million worth of free food in 11 years.
Last May, more than 200 people lined up before a Chick-fil-A opened in Canton Crossing in Canton for a chance at the free meals.
The new Inner Harbor restaurant expects to award more than...