West Marine Media Alert

West Marine Celebrates Grand Opening of Expansive Store in Orange Beach, Alabama, April 4-6

Marine Electonic Demonstrations, Free Ice Cream, Blockbuster Deals, Giveaways and More!

What: West Marine’s new, larger store in Orange Beach, Alabama, will have its Grand Opening Celebration from Friday, April 4, through Sunday, April 6.

Responding to the needs of the local sailing, boating, paddling and fishing communities, this new 13,000 square-foot West Marine store was designed based on local feedback. It includes an expanded fishing department with inshore and offshore gear, a comprehensive engine parts department, sailboat hardware, inflatable boats, kayaks and motors. The latest technologies in marine electronics will be on display to touch and test. The stand-up paddleboard section offers boards and accessories for every budget, and there’s a wide assortment of apparel, footwear and accessories for life on the water.

Festivities begin at 8 a.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with special in-store events and tips from experts and giveaways including:

  • Mayor Tony Kennon to attend ribbon cutting Friday, April 4, at 9 a.m.
  • Marine electronic demonstrations with Raymarine, Navico and Garmin
  • A Fishing and Bait Shack full of tackle and gear, specifically selected for the region
  • Blockbuster deals
  • Raffle prizes and giveaways
  • Free ice cream throughout the weekend
  • Free t-shirts for the first 100 Customers
Where: Orange West Marine
24369 Canal Road, one mile east of The Wharf Resort
Orange Beach, AL 36561
When: In-Store Events: April 4-6, 2014
8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday
8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday
Why: To provide Orange Beach-area boaters, anglers and water enthusiasts with the broadest and best selection of boating, fishing, paddling, watersports gear, accessories and apparel.
Contact: Margo Donohue
West Marine