Cabela’s Announces Moncton Grand Opening for May 28th!
Cabela’s Canada Announces Opening Date of Moncton, New Brunswick, Store
Doors to open at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 28; weekend-long celebration to follow
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (March 26, 2015) – Cabela’s Canada announced today plans to celebrate the official grand opening of its new Moncton, New Brunswick, store on Thursday, May 28, with a unique ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by a weekend-long celebration featuring giveaways, family activities and more.
The ribbon-cutting ceremony, hosted by Cabela’s executives and special guests, will begin at 9:45 a.m. and conclude with the grand-opening ribbon being cut by an arrow shot from a bow by Cabela’s Ambassador, Steve Ecklund. Doors will open for business at 10 a.m.
Opening day will kick off an exciting weekend-long celebration highlighted by special appearances, family events, giveaways and more. A complete schedule of events will be available on www.cabelas.ca when finalized.
The 53,000-square-foot store is located at 100 Cabela’s Court near the intersection of Mapleton Parkway and the Trans-Canada Highway. It will be the first Cabela’s Canada location in Atlantic Canada.
The store is designed to surround customers in a fun, outdoor-like experience with log construction, stonework, a large mountain replica, indoor archery range, dozens of museum-quality wildlife displays, and natural, outdoor sounds. It will also include a fly shop, firearms counter, conference room, fudge shop, and Bargain Cave.
In addition to the exciting Cabela’s shopping experience and thousands of quality outdoor products, the store’s staff will offer educational seminars and demonstrations throughout the year providing tips and insight on outdoor products and activities. Cabela’s has employed approximately 140 full-time, part-time and seasonal employees to staff the store, most coming from Moncton and the surrounding area.
Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, established Cabela’s Canada in 2007 with a retail store and headquarters for Canadian operations in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Currently, Cabela’s Canada operates seven stores, including locations in Winnipeg, Manitoba; Nanaimo, British Columbia; Barrie, Ontario; Saskatoon and Regina, Saskatchewan; and two in Edmonton, Alberta. The company also has announced plans to open stores in Calgary, Alberta, in fall 2015; and Ottawa, Ontario, in spring 2016.
Cabela’s stores offer thousands of products, including hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, boating and wildlife-watching gear, as well as clothing and outdoor-themed gifts and furnishings. The company is famous for its strong brand and world-renowned reputation for delivering quality merchandise, value and legendary customer service.