Scheels, an all sports retailer based in Fargo, has announced plans to open its 29th store in April of 2021 in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Scheels has 27 existing stores and plans to open stores in Eden Prairie, Minn., and The Colony, Texas, in 2020. The Eden Prairie store will replace an already existing store.
The new 220,000-square-foot store will include 75 specialty shops staffed by trained experts as well as attractions such as a 65-foot operating Ferris Wheel, a 16,000-gallon saltwater aquarium with more than 600 fish, a wildlife mountain and Fuzziwig's Candy Shop, according to a press release issued last week.
The Colorado Springs store is expected to employ more than 350 associates.