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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.
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! Find out more and view a list of participating museums in your area HERE.
AC MOORE: Saturday, March 5th from 1 pm-3 pm. Saturday there will be an American Girl Crafts – Paper Posies. Take these fun flowers and put them in a vase to brighten up your childs room. Ages 8-12 and only while supplies last. Go HERE for more info.
BORDERS: Saturday, March 5th 2 pm. This Saturday there will be a Read Across America Celebration. In honor of the birthday of Dr. Seuss there will be games, storytime, crafts and much more. Just go HERE to find out specific details at a store near you. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult and the event is geared towards children between 6 and 10.
HOME DEPOT: Saturday, March 5th, 9 am-12 pm . Designed for kids aged 5-12, this week’s free “How-to” workshop is to build the Home Depot #20 Racing Car. These workshops are a lot of fun and each child gets their own apron and an achievement pin. Just go HERE to find out more details.
MICHAELS: Sunday, March 6th 1 pm to 3 pm. This Sunday ages 12 and up can make and take a painted “masterpiece”. Go HERE to find out more information.
POTTERY BARN KIDS: Saturday, March 5th 10 am- noon & Sunday March 6th noon -2pm There will be a live appearance of Peter Rabbit at select locations this Saturday and Sunday. Go HERE to find out more.
LAKESHORE LEARNING CRAFT: Saturday, March 5th 11am-3pm. Kids can celebrate the festive Mardi Gras season by making a mask they can wear anytime of the year. Go HERE for more information or to find a location.
REGAL CINEMAS: Print a coupon HERE for a $2 Zap Pack. You will to “like” them first, and the coupon is only good thru March 6th.
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. You can go HERE and 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.
DISCOUNT ACTIVITIES & DINING WITH GROUPON
Sign up and receive a daily email from Groupon with coupon offers for savings at up to 90% in a city near you. Visit the Groupon Site, choose your city and enter your e-mail. Each day they feature something cool to do in your city at an unbeatable price. To find out more about how Groupon works, go HERE, and see if there is a city close enough to take advantage of some of the great deals. You can also check out the FAQ and they even have a short video which explains how the program works in more detail.
-Thanks to Who Said Nothing in Life is Free for help with the roundup of this weekend’s activities!
Kai has her weekly Restaurant Roundup for you with deals & coupons from Arby’s, Buca di Beppo, First Watch, Friendly’s & Pizza Hut. You can check out her post HERE.
-Thanks to Kai of Smart Couponing!
~~~~~~~~~~OTHER DINING DEALS, SPECIALS & COUPONS~~~~~~~~~~
CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL: Go to the Chipotle Mexican Grill Facebook page and “like” them and then click on the “Chipotle” tab. After watching a short video, you will get a coupon for a B1G1 FREE burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos. There is a limit of one per person or Facebook Account.
BOSTON MARKET: You can go HERE to access a coupon that is good thru March 6 for call ahead or online orders for $4 off any $20 Order Express.
CARL’S JR: Scroll down the right side of the page HERE to print coupons for $1 off Chocolate Malted Crunch Shake or Malt, Free Large Drink when you buy a 5 piece chicken tender, or a free small drink when you buy a 3 piece chicken tender.
CHUCK E. CHEESE’S: Kids can get FREE tokens for good grades when they bring in their most recent report card and you can also take in the completed rewards calendar that you download and print HERE for more tokens. You must make a food purchase in order to get the tokens.
DEL TACO: Print a coupon for a FREE shrimp taco with any purchase. The coupon is good at participating locations until 3/4.
EINSTEIN BROTHERS BAGELS: Print six coupons HERE including one for 25% off any purchase. Coupons don’t expire until 3/5.
HURRICANE GRILL & WINGS: Sign up for their Flavor Rewards Loyalty Program and get a FREE Garlic & Parmesan Fries Card. You can sign up or find a location HERE.
MELTING POT: Get a FREE cheese fondue between April 11 -14. You will need to make a reservation in advance, and quantities are limited, so find your nearest location HERE and make your reservation now.
QUIZNO’S: PRINT coupons for: 4 Small Subs/Half Toast Favorite Subs, 4 Chips and 4 Bottle Drinks; $1 off a regular sub or $2 off a large sub good thru 3/8. Some exclusions do apply.
SONIC: Play a game HERE to get a $1 off a perfect hot dog combo.
STEVI B’S: Go HERE to like then on Facebook and after voting for your favorite pizza you can print a coupon for whichever pizza wins. The coupon is good only on April 17th and only on take-out.
T.G.I. FRIDAYS: PRINT a coupon for a FREE entree wyb an entree and appetizer (good through 3/9.)
WHITE CASTLE: Get a B2G1 FREE A-1 Original Sliders coupon HERE that doesn’t expire til March 6.
Recycle Bank has a nice “sale” going on for a B1G1 FREE 2 Liter Contour Coke Bottle Coupon for only 30 points. This coupon is a mail offer coupon, so you will need to allow 4-6 weeks for delivery, but it’s half off at only 30 points. time to receive it. Look around while you are in there too, you can still grab a FREE Happy Baby Product (also a Mailed Coupon) for 50 points too.
Not Familiar with Recyclebank? Recyclebank is a great program that rewards you for recycling by working with a variety of partners. You can add points in many different easy ways, answering quick questions, purchasing specially marked products and trading in your old electronics. Check out the “Earn Points” tab to see the current offers! Rewards vary from coupons to gift cards and more. Just go HERE to sign up or find out more information!
-Thanks for the heads up on the sale to Couponing to Disney!
Right now SeeHere.com is offering their photo pillowcases for 40% off PLUS you get FREE standard shipping. Just use the code pillowcase-4 at checkout. Just log in or create a new account at SeeHere.com, Click on the Photo Gifts Tab, and then choose “Home” to pull up the pillowcases.
The cases are normally $19.99 so but after code it will be $11.99 shipped. You can choose a single photo or create a photo collage. The cases are 20×30″. SeeHere also allows you to pay with a Paypal account if you prefer. Deal is valid thru 3/9.
Here’s a couple more great Tanga magazine deals
that are available right now…
- Weight Watchers year subscription for $3.99
with coupon code WEIGHT
- Bon Appetit Magazine year subscription for $3.99
with coupon code FOOD
I also have a few deals going on right now special for Totally Target Readers as well as a giveaway for Tanga Cash you can enter HERE. These are other great deals you can grab right now and just use coupon code TARGET at checkout to get any one or more of the following deals…
Here’s a pretty amazing deal on Living Social right now! LivingSocial is offering 2 Fandango movie tickets for only $9! Since Fandango is National, you should be able to use these regardless of where you live. This was offered as today’s Palm Beaches Deal but anyone can purchase since Fandango is an online service. These will probably go really fast, and sorry I am late getting it up- but hurry over and grab a deal HERE while you still can.
There is a limit of one per person and the promo code is only good for internet purchases made at Fandango.com. They are not valid on IMAX or 3D movies and both tickets must be for the same movie and show time in one transaction. The promo code doesn’t expire til June 6th, so there is plenty of time to use it! If you go HERE and still don’t see this offer under today’s deal, just switch to Palm Beaches, Florida.
Kodak is offering a nice freebie for new members today! When you sign up for a new account HERE you’ll get yourself a credit for a free photo magnet.
You’ll just have to pay shipping which is only $1. These magnets look super cute too and they also offer FREE Photo Sharing for new members too.
Participating Lego Stores will be having their FREE monthly mini Lego Build tonight, March 1st at 5pm while supplies last. Kids between the ages of 6 and 14 will get to build a mini bird and take it home. Just go HERE to find your local store to see if they are participating or to get more information. Just look for the News & Events box on the bottom of your store’s homepage.
–Thanks Couponing to Disney!
Tomorrow, March 1st is National Pancake Day and you can go to IHOP between 7 am and 10 pm and get a complimentary short stack of pancakes! Although the pancakes are FREE, they do ask that you consider making a donation to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in return. You can go HERE to read more about this offer.
-Thanks Keeping Cents!