I've wondered what was going in the new building next to Wal-Mart on Elmore in Davenport. I know now and I'm pretty excited. It's a bigger Dick's Sporting Goods, and they have brought along a Field and Stream, and a Golf Galaxy! This is a amazing line up. I personally shop at Dicks for all my Cubs gear and golf gear (yep, I play golf but not well). What was more impressive was the line up of sports celebs they got for their grand opening. My jaw hit the floor. Check this out...

The grand opening celebration event starts on Friday, March 10th and run thru Sunday, March 12th. The store hours are 8am-10pm on Friday and Saturday, and 9am-8pm on Sunday.

Scheduled to make appearances:

Dick's Sporting Goods

Saturday, March 11th, 11am-1pm

Chicago Cubs Legend and Hall of Famer Ryne Sandburg

Sunday, March 12th, 11am-1pm

Chicago Bears Tight-end Zach Miller

Field and Stream

Friday, March 10th, 7:30am-Noon

The  American Eagle Foundation Challenger The Eagle

4PM-7PM

Troy Landry (as seen on the Swamp People TV show)

Friday and Saturday, March 10th and 11th

(Friday 4-8pm, Saturday 10-2pm)

Savage Outdoors Host Mike Stroff

Sunday, March 12th, 2pm-4pm

NASCAR Driver Bobby LaBonte

Golf Galaxy

Saturday, March 11th, 2pm-4pm

Chicago Blackhawks Legend Jeremy Roenick

There will also be all kinds of events going on over the weekend. Get the details and more info by going to dickssportinggoods.com.