Cabela's NRA Weekend event starts this Saturday

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, has announced plans to team up with the National Rifle Association to host an in-store NRA Weekend event at the company’s Gonzales location this Saturday, Sept. 13, and Sunday, Sept. 14.

The annual event features an NRA membership drive, along with a series of firearm-safety courses, educational workshops, in-store product demonstrations and more.

All new and current NRA members who join or renew their membership during NRA Weekend will receive a $25 Cabela’s gift certificate.

Cabela’s will also offer a full schedule of free workshops and in-store demonstrations from 11 a.m., until 3 p.m., Saturday and Sunday on a variety of topics, including firearm safety, selection, fitting and concealment, ammunition selection, firearm and ammunition storage solutions and rifle sights and optics.

Specific courses include: Personal Protection Inside the Home, Concealed Carry Question and Answer, Situational Awareness, Non-Lethal Self-Defense, Intro to Basic Pistol and many more.

Visit or call (225) 743-3400 for a full schedule and more information on Cabela’s NRA Weekend events.

Cabela’s Gonzales is located at 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway, Gonzales, LA 70737. For additional information or to shop online, visit