By CBS13 Staff

DAVIS (CBS13) — Dozens of people camped out overnight in Davis as a new restaurant prepared to open its doors.

Raising Cane’s is kicking things off with a bang by giving 20 customers the chance to win free food for a year. People were lined up hours before the 7:30 a.m. Tuesday deadline to get their name on the drawing.

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“I’d be pretty stoked. That’s free food and I’m broke,” said UC Davis Senior Alex Orlando, the first person in line.

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Also, the first 100 people will get a limited edition t-shirt.

The cheer team and mascot from UC Davis are also expected to be on-hand to join the festivities, as well as a DJ who was there to pump up the opening day crowd.

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A ribbon-cutting ceremony is set for 8 a.m.