Brownells Retail Store Grand Opening


Brownells Retail Store Grand Opening Features Great Deals, Giveaways, Celebrities & More

An appearance by The Incredible Hulk Lou Ferrigno and sale-priced guns and ammo highlight the day.

GRINNELL, Iowa (June 7, 2016) – ( – Brownells’ retail gun store in Grinnell, Iowa, will host its grand opening celebration this coming Saturday, June 11, 2016, from 9AM to 6PM.

An 8:45 AM ribbon cutting ceremony will kick off the day’s festivities. Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds and Grinnell Mayor Gordon Canfield will deliver comments before company owners Frank and Pete Brownell cut the ceremonial ribbon.

Brownells Retail Store Grand Opening

The in-store activities ramp up at 9AM starting with free hats for the first 100 people through the door.

Customers will enjoy sale pricing on an array of firearms from manufacturers like Ruger, Weatherby, Smith & Wesson, Glock and Bushmaster. Sale-priced ammunition will be offered from Wolf, Federal and Remington, including limited-quantity .22 LR ammunition priced at just $74.99 for an ammo box and 1,300 rounds.

Prizes up for grabs include a Daniel Defense AR-15 rifle valued at $2,500, a Glock 43 pistol valued at $450 and a $200 Brownells Gift Card.

In addition to all of the great deals, customers are invited to visit with factory reps from popular companies like Apex Tactical, Benelli, Beretta, H&K, Hornady, Leupold, Trijicon, Streamlight, Surefire and more.

An appearance by Brownells ambassador and The Incredible Hulk star Lou Ferrigno, will add to the day’s excitement. Ferrigno will meet and greet customers from 2PM to 5PM.

“We’re very excited for our grand opening celebration,” said Pete Brownell, CEO of Brownells. “There will be lots of great deals, prizes and things to do for the entire family. We encourage anyone with an interest in firearms or the firearm culture to come check out the new store, get an autograph or maybe even buy that new gun you’ve been thinking about. We’d love to have you!”

Brownells’ gun store is located at 3006 Brownells Parkway, just off I-80 exit 182, in Grinnell, Iowa.

About Brownells

Serious About Firearms Since 1939™, Brownells is the world’s leading source for gun parts and accessories, ammunition, gunsmithing tools and survival gear. With a large selection of both common and hard-to-find items, and an extensive collection of videos, articles, and gun schematics, Brownells is the expert for everything shooting-related. Committed to maintaining our great traditions, Brownells has more, does more and knows more – and guarantees it all, Forever. For more information or to place an order, call 800-741-0015 or visit Stay up-to-date with Brownells on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.