Coconut Point Apple Store Opens Feb 24

The grand opening of Appleis retail store at Coconut Point in Estero, Florida, will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 24. In addition to the standard amenities, including the Genius Bar, this store will feature The Studio where customers can get one-on-one training from creative experts. Apple is planning a week long series of events to celebrate the Grand Opening, free training events and free prizes including T-shirts for the first 1000 visitors.

One lucky winner will walk away with the grand prize, a "Digital Lifestyle Collection" valued at US$2573.95, including a black 13-inch 2.0GHz Intel Core Duo MacBook, a one-year membership to ProCare, an iPod nano, an iPod Hi-Fi, iWork, a one-year membership to .Mac, and an AppleCare Protection Plan for the MacBook.

For a complete list of events, and directions to the new store at Coconut Point, visit the Apple Retail web site.