This is a sponsored post.
Fleet Farm is officially opening in Lake Country!!! Their kick-off Grand Opening celebration will be held on Saturday, August 25th and it is family-friendly, free and fun. You can read more details about that event, including their awesome giveaway list here. The Grand Opening celebrations don’t stop at one day. The events will carry on for SIX weeks!!!
TO ENTER THE GIVEAWAY TO WIN ONE of TEN $25 GIFT CARDS, KEEP READING ON IN THIS POST UNDER THE HEADING “GIVEAWAY TIME”.
The Grand-Opening Event on Saturday, August 25th will feature:
- Ribbon Cutting 6:45am
- Cookout Fundraiser Starting at 10am Oconomowoc High School
- RBP – Rolling Big Power Customized Truck Appearance 10am – 2pm
- Play yard games ALL DAY!
- Sketchers Footwear Experts 11am – 3pm Try on a pair fo your chance to win a $50 Fleet Farm Gift Card!
- Bernatellos Pizza Tasting Saturday 11am – 4pm
- Cameron’s Coffee Samples Saturday and Sunday
- Be one of th first 500 customers on Saturday and Sunday to receive a FREE FLEET FARM EXCLUSIVE hat!
- FREE DELUXE CARWASH with the purchase of 8 gallons of gas! Friday, Saturday and Sunday
The Grand-Opening Event will be followed up by FIVE weekends of Grand-Opening Fun!
- September 1st – Great Outdoors Day Info HERE.
- September 8th – Farm to Table Day Info HERE.
- September 15th – Outdoor Cooking Day Info HERE.
- September 22nd – Automotive Day Info HERE.
- September 29th – Pet Day Info HERE.
Each week has theme-specific giveaways including, but [totally] not limited to, Kayak, Lawn Mower, $500 Carhartt Shopping Spree, Weber Grill, 4 tires, $500 Fleet Farm Gift Card, DeWalt Pallet of Tools worth $2,000, and way MORE! Ummmm….WOW!!!!
In summary the Fleet Farm Oconomowoc Kick-off Event will take place over 6 weeks (August 24 – October 5th). During that timespan, they will be giving away over $10,000 worth of prizes! Each weekend has a THEME and various coupons, giveaways and event features! There is also a special store-wide scavenger hunt August 24 – 31st!
Sneak Peek Event
Lake Country Family Fun was invited to the private Sneak Peek event with many neat features including Orange Carpet Arrivals, food and drink, store tours, activities, giveaways and addresses from the CEO, General manager of the Oconomowoc store and the Oconomowoc Mayor! It was a great time!!!
We shared our sneak peek within our Instagram stories – check them out! We had fun dancing, eating food, looking through the aisles and making the baby laugh with the giant life size horse. We were given the royal treatment and had a chance to check out the store. It is huge, bright, organized and the staff is super friendly. Literally everyone there was all smiles. My kids loved it and they especially loved the chocolate fountain treat. We cannot wait for the rest of Lake Country to experience Fleet Farm.
One of the best moments of the afternoon was when the CEO emphasized how involved they hope to be in our community. They awarded a grant to the local Future Farmers of America chapter! You can tell Fleet Farm will be a great neighbor!
Any questions – feel free to ask us! Hope to see you on the 25th for the Grand Opening Celebration Kick-off!!!
Thanks to our friends at Fleet Farm, we are giving away 10 (yes, TEN) $25 gift cards to Fleet Farm. To be eligible to win, simply enter the form below and comment on this Facebook post. We will give one away each week August 20 – October 1st and we will also be giving away 3 at the Grand Opening Celebration Kick-off Event on August 25th!!!
This Giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered!
Only one entry per person. Duplicate entries will be deleted. Giveaway ends Monday, October 1, 2018 at 11:59 pm (CST).
Congrats to the 3 lucky winners at the Grand Opening event plus Heather S., Jessica C., Peggy T., Erin D., Sherry H., Mike R., and Sandra B.!
Why Fleet Farm?
- While there are 4 seasons in our climate area, did you know Fleet Farm as over 80 “seasons”? What this means is that Fleet Farm knows that their customers follow more than just a 12-month calendar and four seasons. Some examples of seasons include, camping, canning, gardening, snowmobiling, foraging, tree tapping, seed starting, bee keeping, bow fishing and lambing – and of course, hunting and fishing. Fleet Farm is ready for every season and stay one step ahead so customers are ready for anything.
- Fleet Farm offers a variety of products. It’s been said, “If Fleet Farm doesn’t have it, I don’t need it.” Fleet Farm offers a full assortment of national brands and Fleet Farm exclusive brands across a number of product categories, including outdoors, sporting goods, farming, pet care, hardware, toys, home goods, apparel and accessories for the entire family, as well as pantry items and snacks.
- There are 5 Fleet Farm stores opening up in 2018:
- Oconomowoc, Wisconsin and Sioux City, Iowa – Opening August 25
- Eau Claire, Wisconsin – Opening September 8
- Delavan, Wisconsin and DeForest, Wisconsin – Opening in October
- Stores announced for 2019 are Sioux Falls, SD and Kenosha, WI
- By 2023, Fleet Farm hopes to nearly double its store presence – wow!
- Fleet Farm has been around since 1955 and it grew out of the Midwest with headquarters right here in Wisconsin (Appleton). Some quick facts:
- More than 6,600 employees (about 150 jobs per new store)
- They have over 120,000 products in a store
- 2800 varieties of pet food
- 500 varieties of packaged snacks
- 5000 varieties of fasteners
- 3.2 million live plants sold
- They provide many services:
- 270,000 tires changed annually
- 85,000 car washes
- Convenience Store (24 hour pay at the pump service)
- Fleet Farm is proud to be a strong, local community partner providing products and experiences that match local needs. Donation request forms can be found at the Customer Service counter.
TOYLAND IS COMING
At Fleet Farm tradition – the biggest selection of the hottest toys at low Fleet prices. TOYLAND IS OPENING ON OCTOBER 13th at 6am! All Day Doorbusters on October 13, 14th and 15th! Come early on Saturday to get your FREE Melissa & Doug exclusive puzzle.
Don’t forget about ORANGE FRIDAY. Another Fleet Farm tradition – Orange Friday is your one-stop-shop for your last minute hunting gear, supplies, gas, snacks and more! Doors open at 6am on ORANGE FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16th!!!
Attention Southern Lake Country Family Followers:
Other: Entrants must be 18 years or older at the time of entering the giveaway. Entrants must be located in the U.S. The winner will be selected at random and notified via the email that was submitted. Winner must respond within 48 hours to claim their prize, or another winner will be chosen. Only one entry person. Duplicates will be deleted.
Disclosure: Many thanks to the Fleet Farm for providing the giveaway.