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Grand Opening of a Brand New West Marine Store in Tallahassee June 14-16, 2013, High Tech Electronics Demos, Blockbuster Deals, Giveaways and More.


What: West Marine’s brand new store in Tallahassee will have its Grand Opening Celebration from Friday, June 14 through Sunday, June 16. At 13,000 square feet, it is the largest West Marine store in the Florida panhandle.

Responding to the needs of local boaters and anglers, this new West Marine store contains a bigger selection of boating, fishing and water sports gear for your life on the water. The new “Bait Shack” will carry a broad selection of fishing gear, specifically selected for the area. Plus, the store has a much larger selection of stand-up paddleboards, kayaks, footwear and casual and technical apparel. There is also an expanded assortment across most categories throughout the store. 

In addition, a huge selection of marine electronics will also be on display to touch and test, and an engine parts counter will be staffed by specialists to help with all questions about boat engines and parts.

Doors open at 9 a.m. each day and the festivities continue all weekend.

Family-friendly activities include:

  • Father’s Day gifts for all the Dads on Sunday
  • High Tech Electronics Demonstrations with Raymarine, Garmin, and Lowrance
  • Boat Show featuring local boat dealers
  • Door-Buster discounts
  • Raffle prizes and giveaways
  • Free ice cream throughout the weekend

Where: Long Beach West Marine Store
2110 Apalachee Parkway #2 (in Governor’s Point Center)
Tallahassee, FL
850-402-9636

When: In-Store Events:
9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday & Saturday
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday

Why: To provide Tallahassee-area boaters, anglers and water enthusiasts with the broadest and best selection of boating, fishing, water sports gear, accessories and apparel.

Contact: West Marine
Laurie Fried
831.761.6944
LaurieF@westmarine.com