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Cabela's East Hartford, Connecticut Retail Store is located on a portion of a 624-acre mixed-use development at historic Rentschler Field. The 185,000-square-foot retail showroom is an educational and entertainment attraction, featuring a décor of museum-quality animal displays, huge aquariums and trophy animals interacting in realistic re-creations of their natural habitats.

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Date Opened: 10/2007

Store Address:
475 East Hartford Blvd. North
East Hartford, CT 06118

GPS Coordinates:
41.756158, -72.621734

Phone: (860) 290-6200
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Combination Safe Boating & PWC Safety Certification Saturday, April 19th 8:30AM-4:30PM Upstairs Conference Room
A complete basic safe boating certification course taught in one (8 hour) day by Professional Marine Education. Successful completion will allow the student to obtain a Connecticut Certificate of Personal Watercraft Operation, which enables them to operate recreational vessels up to 65 feet in length including jet-skis. An easy to understand classroom format is designed for students age 12 and older. PRIOR TO TAKING THIS CLASS, each student should create an account online at www.ct.gov/deep , then click "Purchase a Hunting/Fishing License" and click the START button. Create an account if you don't already have one, and then print the page that includes your Conservation ID number and bring it to class. Once we have entered your score into the DEEP system, you will use your account to purchase & print this certificate after class. Students should bring a pen and pencil to class. For more information, go to www.promarined.com or call 1-877-262-8338.
Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 19th 9:30AM Weather Pending
While everyone else is out fishing for Opening Day here in Connecticut, stop by the store with your little ones, (10 and younger, please) for a good old fashioned Easter egg hunt! Weather will determine whether it is inside the store or outside, but we will have prizes ranging from candy to tokens for our shooting gallery to your choice from our prize bucket! Registration will start at 9:30am and we will start the hunt at 10:00am. It will last as long as the eggs do so make sure to get here early! Hoppy Easter everyone!
Fried Fish Samples Saturday, April 19 11:00AM-2:00PM Camping Department
It may be Opening Day of fishing out there, but we are cooking it up in here! Swing into the store and try out some of our coatings and seasonings so you can cook up whatever the fishermen (and women) bring home for dinner!
Zink Calls & Avian-X Turkey Calling and Hunting Seminar Thursday, April 24th 6:00PM-8:00PM Hunting Department
Please join us for a FREE turkey hunting and calling seminar with Zink Calls/Avian-X Pro Staffer Jim Rummel. With Connecticut opening day of spring turkey just weeks away, get answers from one of the pros! From mastering the right call, to making sure you've got the right decoys, and feeling comfortable with your shot patterns and ammo choices, Jim and our outfitters will be here to make sure that you are prepared to get the longbeard you've been waiting for!
Combination Safe Boating & PWC Safety Certification Sunday, April 27th 10:00AM-6:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
A complete basic safe boating certification course taught in one (8 hour) day by Professional Marine Education. Successful completion will allow the student to obtain a Connecticut Certificate of Personal Watercraft Operation, which enables them to operate recreational vessels up to 65 feet in length including jet-skis. An easy to understand classroom format is designed for students age 12 and older. PRIOR TO TAKING THIS CLASS, each student should create an account online at www.ct.gov/deep , then click "Purchase a Hunting/Fishing License" and click the START button. Create an account if you don't already have one, and then print the page that includes your Conservation ID number and bring it to class. Once we have entered your score into the DEEP system, you will use your account to purchase & print this certificate after class. Students should bring a pen and pencil to class. For more information, go to www.promarined.com or call 1-877-262-8338.
In-Store Demonstrations Saturday and Sunday, April 26th-27th See Details See Details
Turkey Calling
11:00am in our Ducks and Dogs Department
Stop by so we can help you perfect your turkey call for opening day!
Cabela's Tactical Tat'r Turkey Vests
1:00pm in our Camo Department
Find out why our turkey vests are better than the rest!
 
Connecticut PWC Certification & Licensing Class Saturday, May 3rd 9:00AM-5:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
Safe Boating Connecticut will be teaching the Connecticut Boating and PWC/Jet-Ski certification/licensing class in a ONE-DAY format. The State Certification is known as a Boating & Jet-Ski License and is required by Connecticut residents to operate a boat or jet-ski in Connecticut waters. Certification is recognized by the US Coast Guard and is valid throughout the country and is GOOD FOR LIFE. Pre-registration is required, please visit www.safeboatingconnecticut.com to register online or call (203)659-0414.
Outdoor Adventure Day with the US Sportsman's Alliance Saturday, May 3rd 10:00AM-2:00PM Outside the Front of the Store
Join us for a day of FREE outdoor fun! We will have demonstrations on dutch oven cooking, leather working, matchless fire starting, and making survival bracelets, as well as a chance to take aim with our archery range or BB gun range! There will also a trout pond set up so you can try your luck, and the best part, its all FREE! many thanks to the US Sportsman's Alliance for partnering with us to bring you this great day of outdoor activites!
Utah Conceal Carry Permit Class Saturday, May 3rd 10:00AM-2:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
If you are interested in obtaining a Utah Concealed Carry Permit, then this is the class for you! Class includes: basic firearm safety review, concealed carry techniques, review of Utah Concealed Weapons Act, and minimum training curriculum. Class cost is $100, payable to instructor John Moody, with half due as deposit and payment in full at time of class. Class length is four hours and does not require any live fire. Application form and fingerprinted card are supplied after completion of class. This permit is transferable in 34 states. For further information or to sign up for this class, please contact John Moody at (860)729-3596, jmoody22@comcast.net, or www.americangunfighter.us

**This is not a Cabela's sanctioned event. This is an outside vendor, please contact the instructor directly.**
American Red Cross Blood Drive Sunday, May 4th 10:00AM-3:00PM Upstairs Conference Rooms
Join us as we partner with the American Red Cross for a blood drive to help save lives.
Appointments can be made by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or by logging onto www.redcrossblood.org.

Day of the Blood Drive walk-in donations will also be accepted.
Connecticut PWC Certification & Licensing Class Sunday, May 4th 10:00AM-6:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
Safe Boating Connecticut will be teaching the Connecticut Boating and PWC/Jet-Ski certification/licensing class in a ONE-DAY format. The State Certification is known as a Boating & Jet-Ski License and is required by Connecticut residents to operate a boat or jet-ski in Connecticut waters. Certification is recognized by the US Coast Guard and is valid throughout the country and is GOOD FOR LIFE. Pre-registration is required, please visit www.safeboatingconnecticut.com to register online or call (203)659-0414.
Reel Trade In Event Thursday, May1st- Sunday, May 4th Store Hours Fishing Department
Trade-in your old reel and save 20% on the purchase of a new one!  We welcome all lightly used reels in working condition for trade-in.
 
Donate working reels at the reel bar and receive a discount coupon to use towards the purchase of a new reel!
 
*Limit one reel per customer.  Offer not applicable on rods, combos or fly rods and reels.  Reel must be in working condition.  Offer valid May 1-4 only.  All trade-ins will be inspected to ensure good working order.
 
All reels will be donated to Youth Fishing Programs through the American Sportfishing Association.
Utah Conceal Carry Permit Class Friday, May 9th 5:00PM-9:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
If you are interested in obtaining a Utah Concealed Carry Permit, then this is the class for you! Class includes: basic firearm safety review, concealed carry techniques, review of Utah Concealed Weapons Act, and minimum training curriculum. Class cost is $100, payable to instructor John Moody, with half due as deposit and payment in full at time of class. Class length is four hours and does not require any live fire. Application form and fingerprinted card are supplied after completion of class. This permit is transferable in 34 states. For further information or to sign up for this class, please contact John Moody at (860)729-3596, john.moody22@comcast.net, or www.americangunfighter.us

**This is not a Cabela's sanctioned event. This is an outside vendor, please contact the instructor directly.**
Hometown Heroes Celebration! Thursday, May 15th- Sunday, May 18th Store Hours Around the Store
Cabela's stores nationwide will honor the contributions of those who serve by offering employee pricing to all veterans, active duty military and reserves, law enforcement, fire, and EMS personnel beginning Thursday, May 15 through Sunday, May 18.  The "Hometown Heroes" event will recognize the sacrifice and dedication of those who protect and serve our country and communities every day.
 
To participate in the "Hometown Heroes" event, veterans, active duty military, reserves, law enforcement, fire and EMS personnel should present their service identification to the "Hometown Heroes" cashier upon checkout at their local Cabela's during the event. Upon doing so, they will receive their "Hometown Heroes" discount on virtually everything in the store. 
Some restrictions apply; see store for complete details.
Utah Conceal Carry Permit Class Saturday, June 7th 10:00AM-2:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
If you are interested in obtaining a Utah Concealed Carry Permit, then this is the class for you! Class includes: basic firearm safety review, concealed carry techniques, review of Utah Concealed Weapons Act, and minimum training curriculum. Class cost is $100, payable to instructor John Moody, with half due as deposit and payment in full at time of class. Class length is four hours and does not require any live fire. Application form and fingerprinted card are supplied after completion of class. This permit is transferable in 34 states. For further information or to sign up for this class, please contact John Moody at (860)729-3596, john.moody22@comcast.net, or www.americangunfighter.us

**This is not a Cabela's sanctioned event. This is an outside vendor, please contact the instructor directly.**
Utah Conceal Carry Permit Class Friday, June 13th 5:00PM-9:00PM Upstairs Conference Room
If you are interested in obtaining a Utah Concealed Carry Permit, then this is the class for you! Class includes: basic firearm safety review, concealed carry techniques, review of Utah Concealed Weapons Act, and minimum training curriculum. Class cost is $100, payable to instructor John Moody, with half due as deposit and payment in full at time of class. Class length is four hours and does not require any live fire. Application form and fingerprinted card are supplied after completion of class. This permit is transferable in 34 states. For further information or to sign up for this class, please contact John Moody at (860)729-3596, jmoody22@comcast.net, or www.americangunfighter.us

**This is not a Cabela's sanctioned event. This is an outside vendor, please contact the instructor directly.**
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Corporate and Government Discounts
We offer generous volume discounts based on annual accumulated purchase totals.

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Choose from over 200,000 products ranging from workwear to outdoor gear.

Employee Outfitting
We will uniform your staff with the most up-to-date clothing and gear for use anywhere in the world.

We offer the best merchandise at value driven prices and legendary customer service. It takes less than five minutes to setup a no-obligation account.

For more information on Cabela’s Corporate Outfitter products and services, call 1-888-308-3440 or send an e-mail to retailcorporatesales@cabelas.com and be sure to mention that the East Hartford store sent you.
Cabela's Donation Guidelines      
Cabela's is proud to be a part of our community and support area charities and conservation partners. Each year, we provide donations to non-profit organizations for fundraising auctions and raffles.

To be considered, please review the following:
  • Requests must be submitted online to Sponsorships, Donations & Advertising. Written or e-mailed requests will not be accepted.
  • Requests must be submitted at least sixty (60) days prior to the event.
  • We can only fulfill one request per organization per year. Multiple requests within a calendar year will not be accepted.
  • Organizations must be a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity and be able to provide documentation.
  • Organizations must be located within 75 miles of the retail store.
  • Submitting a request does not guarantee a donation.
Thank you for your interest in Cabela's. We hope to see you in the store soon.
Fly Tying with Peter Every Tuesday 6:30PM In Front of the Fly Shop
Join our expert fly outfitter Peter for a free informative hands on seminar teaching you how to tie many different types of flies. From dry flies to nymphs, stop by and expand your knowledge and skill. Just getting started? Our outfitters will be happy to outfit you with the essentials to get started. Been tying for awhile? Come in and learn all the new patterns and materials to tie them with.
How Much Is Your Gun Worth? Daily Store hours. Gun Library
Did you know that we buy guns? Yes, we do. If you are looking to sell your gun, please stop by our Gun Library and let our expert outfitter help you to determine the current value of your firearm.
Fudge Samples Weekends Store hours. General Store
Guess what we have in 31 different flavors? Well, the answer is Cabela's own homemade fudge. With flavors like coconut, raspberry cheesecake, death by chocolate, and rum raisin, I bet you'll buy more than one. Stop by our General Store for a sample.
Fish Feeding Schedule Mondays & Fridays 12:00 p.m. Cabela's Aquarium
Join us at the aquarium for our "feeding frenzy." It doesn't take long for our fish to devour the minnows and night crawlers, so make sure you arrive a few minutes early for a good viewing spot (days and times are subject to change without notice).
Birthday Parties at Cabela's Daily, by appointment only. Store hours. Subject to availability. Cabela's in East Hartford
Why not have it at Cabela's! Cabela's offers a great deal for that birthday guest. Included in the private room rental are shooting gallery tokens, a scavenger hunt, and fish food for the trout ponds. For more info on meals, availability, and reservations please call 860-290-6250.
Cabela's Store Tours Daily, by appointment only. 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Cabela's in East Hartford
If you have a group of 5 or more and would like a guided tour of our store, please contact Stacy Johnson, Retail Marketing Manager, at 860-290-6231 for future details.
Reloading Seminar Every Saturday 2:00 p.m. Hunting Department
Join our reloading expert, Ted Martin, every Saturday in his reloading seminar. Ted will do a different caliber every weekend. Please call the store for details and calendar of events.

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