Spring is just around the corner and the local retailers are gearing up for the season.
Cabelas in Hoffman estates is no exception to this and this weekend they are having some great sales, seminars, and vendors.
I will be there both days working with Humminbird and Minn Kota as well as giving seminars on fishing lure modifications to catch more fish. Stop in and say hi!
Take a look at what is going on:
Cabela's Spring Great Outdoor Days this weekend will feature fishing seminars, kids' fishing activities, an International Fly Fishing Film Festival, product demos and free presentations by local fishing experts. The events will run from 9a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 2, and 10 a.m. – 4p.m. Sunday, March 3. Regular store hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday." Free educational and interactive presentations will be led by the world's foremost outfitters and local experts," said Diane Schneider, Cabela's retail marketing manager. Conservation groups, local Pro Staff, and Captains will be on hand at the store, 5225 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates, IL.
Here's the lineup of seminars for the weekend:
• 9 a.m. Today’s Modern Fishing Rods
• 10 a.m. Where Are the Fish? Tricks of the Trade Using Sonar
•11 a.m. Changing Musky Patterns on the Fox Chain
•12 p.m. Trolling for Trophy Walleyes
• 1:30 p.m. Spring Fishing on Lake Michigan
• 3 p.m. Trick Out Your Lures
• 11 a.m. Bass Fishing
• 12 p.m. Sauger Season on the Illinois River
• 1 p.m. Trophy Walleyes
• 2 p.m. Lake Michigan fishing
• 3 p.m. Fishing Canada
A kids' fun area supported by our DuPage and Cook County Forest Preserves will be available with kids' instruction.
The International Fly Fishing Film Festival will feature fishing around the world, from huge trout in New Zealand to giant sheefish in Alaska. Film showings are 11 a.m., and 2 p.m., both Saturday and Sunday.
Captains from Lake Michigan, Chain O’Lakes and Lake Geneva, along with hunting clubs will be here at the Great Outdoor Days.
For more information go to Cabelas Store phone 847-645-0400