May 17, 2013 - May 27, 2013
Go Outdoors Event
Kick off your summer with the Go Outdoors event and sale, May 17th -27th, at Bass Pro Shops in Hampton, VA. This event includes many fun, informative, and FREE activities to choose from and, as always, some great sales on items for your next great family adventure!
You will want to get here early May 18th to enter for your chance to win a Bounty Hunter Metal Detector (doors open at 9 am and drawing will be held at 10:30 am). Plus, we will be holding our Oakley/Go Pro sweepstakes during the event, where the Grand Prize winner and one guest will attend the U.S. Open surf event in Hunting Beach, CA . Trip includes 3days/3night hotel accommodations and rental car; a retail value of $7,000. In conjunction with this sweepstakes, one of our customers will win a pair of Oakley Flak Jacket Sunglasses and a GoPro HERO3 Camera in our drawing to be held at the end of the event (see customer service desk for official rules).
The first weekend kicks off with some great FREE seminars and chances to win a GPS unit or a life jacket. Here is the schedule for the workshops; times are the same for both Saturday the 18th and Sunday the 19th.
11:30am & 3:30pm – Wear it Right: selecting and properly using the right life jacket for you. Attendees of these workshops will be entered to win a FREE life jacket to be drawn on Sunday at 5:00pm
12:30pm, 2:30pm & 4:30pm – Priorities of Survival – Survival Awareness & Preparedness
1:30pm & 4:00pm – Geocaching 101 – basics of Geocaching; attendees of these workshops will be entered to win a FREE Geomate JR. GPS unit to be drawn at 5pm on Sunday
In addition to our seminars this first weekend, we will an ATV Obstacle course (11am-5pm) and some delicious food samples and cooking demonstrations (Noon-5pm).
Then, the second weekend of the event is our Kid’s Activities Weekend, May 25th and 26th. From 11am to 4pm we will be hosting the following kid’s activities:
Daisy BB gun Shooting Range – test your skills in our brand new inflatable shooting range.
Metal Detector Treasure Hunt – use a metal detector to find zinc arrowheads that you can keep.
Scavenger Hunt – find all of the items hidden throughout the store and win a prize.
Free Photo Downloads – get a certificate and free picture download of you in an outdoor scene.
The Priorities of Survival seminar returns the second weekend with Survival Awareness & Preparedness at 12:30pm, 2:30pm & 4:30pm
We will also have the following kid’s seminars:
11:00am & 2:00pm – Safe Passage –tips on being safe around the water
1:30pm & 3:30pm – Kids Geocaching – learn geocaching from the experts
Plus, From Noon to 4:00pm Saturday and Sunday we will also have a FREE craft: Color a BPS logo Water Bottle (while supplies last).