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West Marine holding grand opening

West Marine this weekend will host a grand opening celebration for its new location in San Carlos, Calif.

The 13,000-square-foot store includes an expanded selection of electronics, and fishing and watersports equipment.

Festivities begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, and refreshments will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., while supplies last. The celebration continues all weekend with special discounts and prize giveaways, including $100 West Marine gift cards, GPS units and more.

West Marine, the country’s largest specialty retailer of boating supplies and accessories, has more than 350 stores in 38 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and a franchised store in Turkey.

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