Have you heard the buzz going around Missoula? Everybody is getting excited for the new SCHEELS store to officially open on Saturday (10/2) at Southgate Mall! It's been a fun few months as we've started to see details of what will be included in the shopping experience at SCHEELS. If you haven't been following along, the store will have a mini bowling lane, an arcade, a bike shop, a 10-foot-tall Sasquatch to greet you at the door, a giant Monte made from thousands of lego pieces, hunting trophies on display from local residents, multiple areas to test equipment before purchasing, and more.

Photo: Ryan Nelson
Photo: Ryan Nelson

Big fun planned for the SCHEELS Grand Opening

It seems like we've been talking about the new store for so long, it's hard to believe that opening day is almost here! Join the party at SCHEELS on Saturday morning from 7 AM to 9 AM as they throw their Grand Opening Celebration. Check out food trucks, giveaways, and entertainment before they officially open for business at 9 AM. Part of the fun includes appearances from Monte, the Griz Marching Band, Griz Spirit Squad, prizes to win, and axe throwing with Lookout Throwing Co. We'll be there for the fun as we broadcast live for the event!

Photo: Ryan Nelson
Photo: Ryan Nelson

How excited are we for SCHEELS to open? So excited that we're hitting the streets to spread the word! Join us this week as we pop up at a few different locations around Missoula. Stop by, say howdy, and score freebies like a SCHEELS hat, t-shirt, and more!

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Where are we going to be this week?

We'll hit multiple locations this week, for quick one-hour appearances. The easiest way to keep tabs on where we'll be is through our mobile app. We'll share the details of our location shortly before we arrive. If you don't have our app, download it for free to stay in the loop.

We'll see you around town this week, and at SCHEELS for their opening day on Saturday!

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