A staple in the Eastridge Mall food court is permanently closing its doors this weekend.

PretzelMaker will have it's last day of business on Saturday, August 31st, 2019. The reason for the closure is the owner, Carol Allred, is retiring, according to store manager Michelle Robertson. They will be closing at 4:00 pm for the rest of the week.

The Casper PretzelMaker location has been in the mall for 27 years. In addition to hand-rolled pretzels, they also specialized in pretzel hot dog items and several different cold beverages.