West Marine Kicks Off Holiday Shopping Season with Boat Load of Fun and Discounts

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (November 8, 2012) – To kick off the holiday season, West Marine’s Fort Lauderdale Boating Superstore, the largest boating store in the United States, is inviting all customers to celebrate during the company’s Customer Appreciation Night at West Marine’s flagship location at 2401 S. Andrews Avenue in Fort Lauderdale. The evening’s festivities will also include a free pig roast, a raffle featuring items such as Castronovo Vineyards Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, a Blacktip Tackle medium tackle bag, a Third Reef foul-weather jacket, a $100 West Marine gift card and more.

BIG 105.9’s Paul Castronovo will host the event on Thursday, Nov. 15. From 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The evening promises to be a boat load of fun filled with great deals just in time for holiday shopping. Holiday hot items on sale for the event include:

• Performance Rigging Knife – $19.99
• Men and Women Shore Fleeces – $29.99
• Women’s Cozy 2 Jacket – $29.99
• Stowaway Tool Kit – $19.99
• Glide Marine Elite 110 Cooler – $99.99
• MXCP43 Dual Receiver/Speaker Package – $69.99
• WM Stereo Receiver/Speaker – $199.99

For more information on the Customer Appreciation Night, please call 954-400-5323 or visit www.westmarine.com.

About West Marine
West Marine, the largest specialty retailer of boating supplies and accessories, has over 300 stores located in 38 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and five franchised stores located in Turkey. Our Direct-to-Customer division, which comprises our call center, direct mail and e-commerce channels, offers Customers over 75,000 products plus the convenience of exchanging catalog and e-commerce purchases at our Store locations. Our Port Supply division is one of the largest wholesale distributors of marine equipment serving boat manufacturers, marine services, commercial vessel operators and government agencies. For more information on West Marine’s products and store locations, or to start shopping, visit westmarine.com or call 1-800-BOATING.