|What:||Water lovers are in for a treat with the Grand Opening of the new West Marine Warwick, Rhode Island store, April 11-13. West Marine’s new store boasts 13,000 square feet of nautical necessities and access to experts who can help boaters, anglers and paddlesports enthusiasts make the most of their time on the water.
Grand Opening festivities begin April 11 with a ribbon cutting by Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian. Over the weekend, stop by to meet Captain Ralph Wilkins from National Geographic’s hit series Wicked Tuna. Save The Bay (savebay.org) will be at the Grand Opening events each day with information on what we can do to help protect and improve Narragansett Bay. The fun continues with free daily demos by boating experts, special deals on water gear and accessories, giveaways and more.
|When:||Friday, April 11-Sunday, April 13
Grand Opening Store Hours Friday – Saturday: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m., Sunday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m
Ribbon cutting with Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian – Friday: 9 a.m.
Meet Captain Ralph Wilkins of Wicked Tuna – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m
|Where:||West Marine – Warwick Commons at 399 Bald Hill Road (across from the Warwick Mall)|
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|Web:||westmarine.com; Facebook and Twitter @westmarine|
|Media Oppurtunities:||Friday, April 11, 9 a.m.
Saturday April 12, and Sunday 13
|Media Contact:||Margo Donohue