Here are a few FREE & Discount events going on this weekend. Many may seem to have consistent national participation- but it is always wise to call your local location to be sure they are participating…
BANK OF AMERICA DEBIT CARD HOLDER- MUSEUMS ON US: If you have a Bank of America Debit Card- then check out the list of qualifying museums that you have FREE admission to the first weekend of every month! To find out more and view a list of participating museums in your area, you can go HERE.
DISNEY: Special Avengers Event – Kids come dressed as their favorite Avenger and join in a fun training and orientation! Choose from one of the following Saturdays – May 5th or May 12th. There will be 3 Session Times – 10:30 am; 11:30 am; and 12:30 pm. No lineups prior to 30 minutes before event and limited capacity. Minimum age for participation is 3 years. Go HERE and click on “Upcoming Events” for more information. Go HERE to find a store near you.
MICHAELS: Saturday, May 5th from 1 – 3 pm – Free Make-It Take-It Event. Kids can make a special Mother’s Day Butterfly Card. For ages 3 & up, while supplies last. Find out more info on Michael’s website HERE. Then scroll down to “In Store Events” on the right hand side of the page.
BARNES & NOBLE: Saturdays at 11 am. Children’s Weekly Storytime Event, all ages are welcome. Events can vary by store. Go HERE and enter your zip code to check your local B&N storytime event.
REGAL CINEMAS: Get a $2/1 Popcorn valid thru 5/6 from Regal Cinema when you “Like” them on Facebook. Then enter your mobile phone number. You’ll receive a text message with link to mobile coupon, click on it – then present your mobile device at the theatre concession counter. Also, when you join the Regal Crown Club you can earn credits for FREE movies, popcorn, soft drinks, and more! You can check out this offer HERE.
HOME DEPOT: Saturday, May 5th from 9am-12pm. Designed for ages 5-12, this week’s free “How-to” workshop project will have the kids building their planter box. Go HERE for more details.
ANHEUSER-BUSCH PARKS FREE ADMISSION FOR MILITARY – Any active duty, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman is entitled to FREE Admission at participating parks including SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay or Williamsburg to name a few, as part of their “HERE’S TO THE HEROES” program. You can register HERE first or in the entrance plaza of participating parks and show a Department of Defense photo ID. As many as 3 direct dependents of military personnel also are entitled to FREE admission. For a complete list of parks and more information, go HERE.
LOWE’S BUILD & GROW: The next Kids Clinic is Saturday, May 12th – kids will build their own Picture Frame Planter. Clinics can fill up fast so you may want to register early. FREE Build & Grow Clinics give kids a chance to build a wooden project and receive a free apron, goggles, patch, and more! You will first need to sign up for a “MyLowe’s” account HERE before you can access Lowe’s Build and Grow. Once you have an account and password, go HERE and sign in to Lowe’s Build and Grow for all the details.
POTTERY BARN KIDS: Tuesday May 8 from 11a-11:30am, there will be a special Mother’s Day Story Time. Kids of all ages can attend Story Time, check out program details HERE. Time & Date for Story Hour may vary by store, call to confirm first.
CHUCK E CHEESE: Sign up for the Chuck E. Cheese’s e-club for exclusive coupon deals, get FREE tokens on your child’s birthday, kid’s activities and rewards! Just go HERE and enter your email address to get started on great ways to save on food & fun. Joining the e-club is completely free and only takes a few seconds.
KIDS BOWL FREE: Check out the Kids Bowl Free program at participating bowling centers across the United States. Just go HERE to see if there is a center near you, and then register. If sign-up is not available at your center yet – you can choose to be notifiied when registration is open. Registered kids will get TWO free games of bowling EVERY DAY throughout the summer! Locations have different start dates, policies and age restrictions, so be sure to check out the details at the location where you sign up.
LAKESHORE LEARNING CRAFT: Saturday, May 5th from 11 am – 3 pm — Kids can make a special bouquet Thank you card for their teacher in honor of National Teacher’s Day! You can go HERE for more information or to find a location.
FREE & DISCOUNT ADMISSIONS COURTESY OF TARGET
Target sponsors FREE and discount admissions to arts and cultural events & institutions nationwide. Many of these events are free and on a monthly schedule. Just choose your closest city to see what free or discounted events Target sponsors in your area and if anything is going on in your area this weekend.
-Thanks so much to Kelley for help with rounding up this weekend’s activities!