The west Marine Fajardo, Puerto Rico store celebration takes place in La Metropolis del Este Location, March 21-23.

West Marine, the specialty waterlife outfitter of marine grade products, apparel, footwear and accessories, will host the grand opening celebration of its newly expanded store in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, March 20 through 23, 2014.

Located at the Eastern Shopping Plaza at 4186 Carretera in Fajardo (beside the Pep Boys and across from Walmart), festivities are planned to begin each day at 8 a.m. on Friday, March 20, Saturday, March 22 and at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 23 with special in-store events, tips from experts, electronics demos, door-buster deals, giveaways and raffles.

The 16,000 square foot Fajardo facility is now the largest West Marine store in Puerto Rico.  It will include an increased area for fishing supplies, an engine parts section, sailing hardware department plus a large softgoods division.

“Puerto Ricans and visitors of the region appreciate the outdoors and enjoying life as much as possible,” said West Marine General Manager Pedro Monge.  “The Fajardo location in particular was designed to meet the needs of this community and we are excited to have the opportunity to serve them year-round.”