Cabela’s NRA Weekend Event Is Back

Good news, everyone: Cabela’s NRA weekend event is back.

This weekend, Saturday, Sept. 9th and Sunday, Sept. 10th, all Cabela’s stores in the U.S. will be participating in the event, which includes giveaways, an NRA membership drive, workshops, product demonstrations, additional discounts and deals, and even free food.


Here are the details.

On Saturday, each store’s first 50 customers (FYI, they open at 9 a.m.) will receive a free trigger lock, donated by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, reports WRDW 12.

On Saturday or Sunday, anyone who joins or renews a $35 (or greater) annual NRA membership will receive a $25 Cabela’s gift card and a 50-percent off coupon for an NRA hoodie. If you already have a lifetime membership, don’t fret; you’ll still get the 50-percent off coupon.

According to WRDW 12, there will also be sweepstakes where you can enter for a chance to win a SIG Sauer P320 X-Five Pistol, ammo and multiple accessories. Note: you must 18 years or older to enter.

Lastly, each day there will be free workshops and product demonstrations led by NRA certified instructors, Cabela’s staff and other special guests. Be sure to check out your store’s event calendar to see which seminars will be available to you.

While each store’s schedule will be different, here’s what you might find.

Eddy the Eagle: Learn how to talk with your kids about firearms. This NRA program featuring “Eddie the Eagle” can help start the conversation in an age appropriate way.

New Shooter’s Guide: If you’re new to shooting or simply looking for tops and tricks, you do not want to miss this class led by a seasoned NRA instructor who will guide you throughout he need-to-know of firearms. Plus, you will learn about firearms safety, home safety and storage, as well as proper care and cleaning.

Shot-Gun Cleaning Tips: If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to properly care for, and clear your shotgun this free seminar is for you. Our Cabela’s Outfitter will show you the proper techniques of clearing and caring for your shotgun, and help you get acquainted with cleaning kits that make the process easier.

Know Your Self-Defense Rights: Learn when you can use deadly force in self-defense from U.s. Law Shield’s expert. They will be here to provide answers to any question you have about your self-defense rights.


If you’re at the event between noon and 1 p.m., be sure to pick up a free hot dog, as well. All that excitement is sure to make you hungry.

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