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June 8, 2019 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 16, 2019


Saturdays and Sundays: 
June 8 & 9 and June 15 & 16 FROM 1-4PM

Overview: Gone Fishing is a promotion to encourage the “fishing movement”. This movement, simply stated, is to encourage everyone to go fishing, and also to take someone fishing. Remind others that when you take someone fishing, it introduces them to a lifetime of fun.

• Saturdays June 8 and June 15 Only: 
Free Stress fish to the first 100 kids to participate in the Catch & Release (or casting challenge) activity 

Activities List: June 8&9 and June 15&16 
• Free Catch & Release pond with live fish activity both weekends of the event Saturdays and Sundays 1-4pm 

• June 8&9
Free Photo download of kids with catch of the day

• NEW: June 15&16 Father’s Day Weekend
Father’s Day Photo Opportunity

• First Fish Certificate award

• Crafts: June 8&9 and 15&16 1-4pm 
The “Let’s Go Fishing” hanging bobber as pictured is the advertised craft. Stores need to reserve some of the Felt fish craft for the second weekend (split the advertised hanging bobber craft for the first and second weekends) 

• Video Game Trade-In 
o Bass Pro Shops U.S. and Canada and Cabela’s U.S. will accept video games June 8&9, and 15&16 
o Customers will receive a coupon worth $5.00 off a new rod/reel combo
o Applies to youth starter combos 19.99 or more only 
o One coupon per customer 
o Coupon expires at close of day on June 18 
o Stores should contact and donate video Games to local military groups etc. 

• Free Fishing booklet “Nibbles & Bites” 

• Free “Gone Fishing” Tin door hanger sign to first 75 customers to visit the event and pond/ casting activity each day 
o June 8,9,15 & 16 only

• Join the Fishing Movement- Pledge to Take Someone Fishing SWEEPSTAKES – BEGINS JUNE 1 
*Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s are encouraging experienced anglers to take the pledge and introduce someone to fishing. 
o Taking the pledge (filling out the provided pledge/entry forms) automatically enters customers into the Gone Fishing Sweepstakes.

Free Fishing Seminars:
Saturday 8th 
1PM: Casting, Spinning, or Spin Cast Outfits; selecting the proper tackle 
2PM: How to fish jigs: Jigs, Specialty Rigs, and More 
3PM: Fishing Checklist: What you need to fish local waters 

Sunday 9th 
1pm: Take Kids Fishing: How, where, and what you need 
2pm: Basic Knot Tying and What Line Type to Use 

June 15&16 
Saturday 15th 
1PM: Features and Benefits of Today’s Electronics: how they can help locate fish 
2 PM: Kayak fishing: how to set up your kayak for fishing fun 

Sunday 16th 
1pm: How to Find Fish in Every Season 
2pm: Electronics: how to set up your boat for fishing success 


June 8, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Bass Pro Shops
323 Opry Mills Dr
Nashville, TN 37214 United States
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