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To draw shoppers into the store, Bass Pro Shops offers in store seminars like this one where they are having a "Texas Catfishing Seminar."

http://www.txcatfishguide.com/bpsoctseminar.html

What kind of seminar could you offer at your facility and what products could you promote at the seminar?
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This turkey display at a Bass Pro Shop is something out of a museum!
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How about this mural painting! Isn't the attention to detail fantastic?
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Can you imagine how long it must take to recoup the money invested into this facility?

$120 million dollars! I would like to know how many years it would take for this store to be paid for.

From this site.

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Here is an outdoor fitness festival Bass Pro Shops is sponsoring.

Interesting marketing idea!

[i1st Annual Bass Pro Shops Springfield Marathon, Annual Maynard Cohick Half Marathon, annual Ozark Greenways 10K-5K run, Cox Health Wellness Walk, Fitness & Health Fair, Wonders of Wildlife behind the scenes tour & animal champion camp, Springfield-Greene County Park Board Outdoor Adventure Skills.[/i]

Adventure Trips

Exciting Adventure Trips starting from Bass Pro Shops, coordinated by Springfield-Greene County Park Board. The Adventure Bus will transport participants to metro locations for any of 6 exciting adventure trips from camping, camp & Dutch oven cooking, canoeing, fishing and caving excursions. Adventure bus will depart Bass Pro at 1 p.m. last bus departs Lake Springfield by 5 p.m. Select 2 for the price of 1. Register for one session, get one session Free!


Click here to read more about this event.

Does it give you more ideas on how businesses use events to promote themselves and interact with the local community?
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They also host fishing contests. Check out this trailer graphic behind the winners.
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Walmart sells the Bass Pro Shop video game!

Talk about a great way to keep getting your brand out.
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