The new Cabela’s is opening in Gainesville at Virginia Gateway on March 9.
According to a release, Cabela’s will be hosting their grand opening celebration at 5291 Wellington Branch Drive.
Starting at 7 a.m. on March 9, Cabela’s will have entertainment, the appearance of TV and radio host Laura Lynn, and a performance by Lucas Hoge.
And at 9:45 a.m. there will be a ribbon cutting ceremony before doors open at 10 a.m., stated a release.
“The first 500 customers in line, 18 years of age or older, will receive a Cabela’s gift card valued from $10 to $500, plus a chance to win one of three Remington firearms,” stated a release.
More on the grand opening weekend festivities, from a release:
Friday, March 10th
9am: Doors open; the first 50 customers through the door Friday will receive a Cabela’s utility bag
Saturday, March 11th
9am: Doors open; the first 50 customers will receive a Cabela’s commemorative grand opening cap
1 – 4 pm: Meet and Greet with Eva Shockey, Cabela’s Ambassador and Co-Host of “Jim Shockey Hunting Adventures” television series
Sunday, March 12th
9am: Doors open; first 50 customers will receive a Cabela’s tripod stool
12 – 4pm: Customers can meet Cabela’s Ambassador, NFL Player and Co-Host of “Blitz TV” television series, Trent Cole