1st Bass Pro Shops in Brevard County opens

Palm Bay store holds grand opening event

Published On: Dec 04 2013 06:13:03 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 04 2013 06:35:10 PM EST
PALM BAY, Fla. -

The first Bass Pro Shops opened in Brevard County on Wednesday night as the Palm Bay store hosted its grand opening.

Bass Pro Shops is expecting more than 15,000 people to come to their opening of the 120,000-square foot building.

The shop, located at 750 Bass Pro Drive NE, will bring more than 200 jobs to the area.

For every dollar spent during Wednesday's grand opening event, 50-cents will be donated to the Wildlife Foundation of Florida.