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The Cabin Depot has arrived in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland

The Cabin Depot has arrived in Mount Pearl, Newfoundland

This past weekend, the heart of Mt. Pearl, Newfoundland, experienced a surge of excitement as The Cabin Depot unveiled its new store at 19 Sagona Ave. Sean Kearsey, owner of Island Propane, marked this monumental occasion as the establishment of the second-ever The Cabin Depot location. This moment also marks the start of The Cabin Depot franchise locations opening up all across Canada, making off-grid living more accessible to everyone. 

Ribbon cutting ceremony as Mayor of Mt Pearl, Dave Aker prepares to cut the ribbon

The grand opening festivities were a testament to community spirit and the enthusiasm for off-grid living, with lots of folks asking questions about their new life-style and receiving answers from folks who have helped many others before. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was reserved for Saturday, Mayor Dave Aker of Mt. Pearl made it a point to attend, adding a touch of local charm to the event.

The Cabin Depot employee, Jess, poses next to the prize pool and ballot box  

 A major draw for attendees was the chance to win a whopping $10,000 worth of solar equipment, including a solar kit. Over 345 ballots were cast by eager participants during the two-day celebration. The peak of anticipation came on Saturday when K-Rock 97.5, Newfoundland's classic rock hit radio station, joined in to announce our lucky winners live on air. 

Burgers and hot dogs on the grill for customers attending The Cabin Depot Newfoundland's grand opening

The event also offered free hotdogs, hamburgers, and refreshing beverages on both Friday and Saturday. It was a feast for the senses that perfectly complemented the warm atmosphere of Newfoundland's community. 

Prior to the event, some staff members of The Cabin Depot Newfoundland were  interviewed by You can watch that interview below or read more here

One of our vendor partners, Jeff Myles from Rolls Battery (Surrette Battery Company Ltd.) also came to celebrate with us and answer questions from prospective battery owners in Newfoundland. For almost 90 years, the Surrette Battery Company has been manufacturing high quality batteries for off-grid, marine and automotive applications in Springhill, Nova Scotia. At The Cabin Depot, we take great pride in offering a wide variety of Canadian-made products. 

Jeff Myles of the Surrette Battery Company (Rolls Battery) poses next to The Cabin Depot's shelf

The Cabin Depot Newfoundland is the embodiment of practicality and self-sufficiency, catering to both seasoned off-grid enthusiasts and those beginning to explore the world of sustainable living. Serving off-grid appliances, solar, off-grid toilets, and much more. Located at 19 Sagona Ave, Mt. Pearl, this new store is now open, ready to support you on your journey towards a more self-reliant lifestyle. Call them at 1-709-364-4818 today or visit our web store exclusive to Newfoundland customers at

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