PITTSBURGH, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, interactive golf retailer, announces its plans to open its second retail location in Nevada. The grand opening celebration is slated for November 1-3, in Henderson, NV at the Stephanie Street Power Center (561 North Stephanie Street). Regular store hours are Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Weekend grand opening hours are Friday 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
"We are thrilled to expand Golf Galaxy's presence in the United States," said Doug Wurl, president, Golf Galaxy. "At our Henderson location, we are able to provide golfers of all ages and abilities with a PGA Tour-inspired experience, providing the best equipment for their game, in addition to the unparalleled support, guidance, and experience from our PGA professional staff."
Throughout the weekend, Golf Galaxy will host a variety of giveaways, competitions, and activities. Along with daily giveaways and promotions, appearances are planned on November 2 by TaylorMade-adidas Golf LPGA professional Natalie Gulbis from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., followed by NFL Hall of Famer Marcus Allen from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Both celebrities will be competing against a number of lucky customers in a skills competition for prizes. See the store for additional details.
"I'm thrilled to attend the Golf Galaxy Grand Opening in Henderson, Nevada. I love the game of golf and play as often as I can, especially when I come to Las Vegas," said Allen. "It will be great to compete in a closest to the pin contest and test my skills against fans on the simulator. I'm always looking to shave a few strokes, so hopefully some of the fans can give me a few tips! I look forward to seeing everyone there."
At the store, customers will be able to meet the store's PGA professionals and certified in-store club technicians; experience five hitting bays and an indoor demo range; and interact with the store's on-site, full-service 42-foot tour van. The one-of-a-kind tour van is modeled after club manufacturers' on-site PGA Tour vans. The store also features a dedicated women's shop, a driving range, and a three-speed putting green.
Measuring over 29,000 square feet in size, the Henderson store is set to serve up the ultimate display in golf equipment, accessories, apparel, and clubs from a wide set of brands, including: TaylorMade, adidas, Titleist, Callaway, PING, Adams Golf, Cleveland Golf, NikeGolf, Cobra, PUMA, Under Armour, and Travis Mathew.
About Golf Galaxy, Inc.
Golf Galaxy, LLC, is a specialty golf retailer offering a broad assortment of golf equipment, apparel and footwear, together with a complete range of golf services. As of August 3, 2013, the Company operated 81 Golf Galaxy stores in 30 states and eCommerce websites and catalog operations for Golf Galaxy. The Company's website is not part of this release.
SOURCE Golf Galaxy