Academy Sports and Outdoors treats kids to free shopping spree ahead of grand opening

Academy Sports and Outdoors treats kids to free shopping spree ahead of grand opening

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Academy Sports and Outdoors will soon have its grand opening in Columbus.

All this week, the store is hosting special events leading up to the big day. On Thursday, a group of children from the Boys and Girls Club of the Chattahoochee Valley were gifted a free shopping spree inside the store.

Each child received a $100 Academy gift card to shop for anything the wanted to include sports equipment, footwear, bikes, apparel, and more.

Academy Sports and Outdoors will open Saturday, June 9 at Columbus Park Crossing.

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