Here are some 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…
LAKESHORE LEARNING CRAFT: Saturday, November 17th from 11 am to 3 pm. Kids can make their own Thanksgiving Turkey Collage! You can go HERE for more information or to find a location.
REGAL CINEMAS: Get a $3 Small Popcorn valid thru 11/18 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.
BASS PRO SHOPS: Now thru Monday, December 24th, you can visit Santa’s Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops! Festivities include FREE Photo with Santa, FREE Crafts, and FREE Games and Activities. You can find a complete schedule on their website, just go HERE and choose your store first. Above is a partial snip of my store’s schedule just to give you an idea. You can also get a Bass Pass to avoid any long lines for a photo with Santa. If the line gets above a 30 minute wait, your Bass Pass will give you a designated time during the day to return for your photo with Santa.
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.
TOYS R US: Kids can join Geoffrey’s Birthday Club and enjoy special treatment when their birthday arrives! Geoffrey will send your child a special birthday card and gift every year until he or she is 10 years old. You can also bring your child into your local Toys R Us store on, or near, your child’s birthday and receive a birthday crown, Geoffrey balloon and a personalized announcement broadcast to the entire store! Go HERE for more details. For a location near you, go HERE and click on “Choose my store” at the top of the page.
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. Offer valid thru December 31st. For a complete list of parks and more information, go HERE.
MICHAEL’S: Saturday, November 17th from 1 – 3 pm, kids can make a cute yarn craft with purchase of a frame. Then on Sunday, November 18th from 1 – 3 pm, there is a FREE Thanksgiving craft. Ages 3 and up, while supplies last. If you have a smartphone and would like to have all the latest coupons and events come straight to your phone, Michael’s has a new app for both iPhone and Android users. Just go HERE for more details. Go HERE to find a store near you.
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. You can also go HERE to download FREE Rewards Calendars to help your kids earn FREE tokens for good behavior.
LOWE’S BUILD & GROW: Saturday, November 17th at 10 am. Kids will build North’s Sleigh from DreamWorks Animation’s new movie Rise of the Guardians. Be sure and check out all the new and upcoming clinics Lowe’s has to offer and register for those too if you have interest. 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.
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!