H&M will open at the Valley Plaza Mall on Thursday, according to the clothing store's website .
The first 300 customers in line will get a chance to win giveaways up to $300.
"Bring in old garments to be recycled before the store opens at noon for 15% off your next purchase and the chance to win an H&M gift card valued up to $250" the store posted on their Facebook event page.
The 24,000 square-foot store will be Bakersfield's first H&M location .
The store will offer women's, men's and children's clothing.
H&M will be open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
H&M will be located at 2701 Ming Avenue.