In conjunction with the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), West Marine announced last week that it will host an Open House Oct. 26-28 at the company’s flagship superstore, located at 2401 South Andrews Ave. in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The impressive store will have door buster deals, the Raymarine Mobile Showroom, the newest high-tech electronics, refreshments, vendor demonstrations and more. Plus, customers can enter to win a $1,000 West Marine shopping spree.
Celebrated underwater photographer Tony Ludovico will be on deck on Friday and Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. displaying his work and signing autographs (the first 50 people each day will get a free signed print).
“We are very pleased to have our first Open House during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show,” said Demi Warner, general manager of the store. “Since our opening last December, we have been a witness to the excitement of the boating community and are pleased to be a part of the celebration.”
West Marine also will be on site at FLIBS in booth #179. Show attendees can visit the booth and enter to win brand new marine electronics worth $50 to $2,000 dollars, which will be given away in a daily drawing at 5 p.m. The following products will be given away:
Thursday: New Eco Extreme Rugged All Terrain Speaker Case ($49.99)
Friday: Raymarine a67 6in Combo U.S. Charts ($949.99 )
Saturday: Lowrance HDS-7 Gen2 Touch ($1,549.99)
Sunday: FLIR Handheld Night Vision Thermal Imager ($1,999.99)
Monday: Top Secret “Go Pro” Camera ($299.99)