West Marine Opens Mystic, CT, Store
March 18, 2015
West Marine will celebrate the Grand Opening of its brand new Mystic, Connecticut, store with a weekend full of events, from Friday, March 20, to Sunday, March 22, 2015. A highlight of the weekend will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday featuring penguins from the Mystic Aquarium (located conveniently across the street from West Marine).
Store hours are 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Friday/Saturday and 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Sunday.
The Grand Opening and Spring Open House event will also feature hourly raffles all weekend. Raffle items include a Jimmy Styx Paddle Board, $100 West Marine gift card, Raymarine Dragonfly 4 fishfinder/plotter, Maptech Chart Kit and tickets to the Volvo Ocean Race in Newport, RI.
Also featured will be giveaways, free refreshments and in-store demos (including spring-prep tips). In addition, staff from the Mystic Aquarium will be on hand to discuss their Animal Rescue Program.
The new West Marine Mystic store includes:
- A dedicated engine parts counter with more than 1,000 skus of engine and steering-related replacement parts from brands such as Sierra, Quicksilver, Champion and Seastar
- Fishing gear tailored to local waters
- Hundreds of lifestyle accessories, including waterproof Bluetooth speakers, floating phone cases, multitools, sun protection, water bottles and drink wear
- Apparel by Helly Hansen, Guy Harvey and O’Neil
- Kayaks and paddleboards, plus a broad range of paddling accessories
- 5,300 square feet of core boating products
- 3,000 square feet of apparel, footwear and clothing accessories