Jun 242011

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.

BLUE STAR MUSEUMS: Active Duty Military and their families can get FREE admission to Blue Star Museums from May 30th – September 5th. You can go HERE for more information.

KIDS BOWL FREE: Sunday, May 1st thru end of summer. Participating bowling centers are offering 2 free games per child per day all summer. Find out details HERE and you will need to make sure your child’s age does not exceed the limit for the bowling center.

BASS PRO SHOPS: Saturday June 25th and Sunday June 26th 2pm-5pm. Kid’s can paint a cool Wiggle Fish while supplies last. This would make a cool Father’s Day Gift! Go HERE for more details. Bass Pro Shop is also offering a variety of FREE family workshops now through July 10 starting at 2 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at noon on Saturday and Sunday. Earn a free pin for every workshop you complete while supplies last. Go HERE for a complete list of workshops and times.

TOYS R US: Saturday, June 25th noon-3pm. Join the fight against childhood cancer by pledging to host an official Alex’s Lemonade Stand, decorate your own lemonade stand sign, and receive an Honest Kids Berry Berry Good Lemonade sample while supplies last. Limit one per child, ages 3 & up. Parental supervision required. Find more information or to find a participating store you can go here.

SUMMER MOVIE THEATER FESTIVALS & DEALS: Check out various free or discounted movie offers at different theaters on my post HERE.

DISNEY STORE: Sat., June 25th from 11 am to 1:30 pm. Enjoy more Cars 2 Fun with a Secret Agent Escapade. Guests will become Secret Agents (just like Finn McMissle and Mater) and search clues to reveal a coded word. Children must be at least 3 years old and there is a limit based on store capacity. Go HERE to find a participating location.

AC MOORE: Saturday, June 25th 1pm-3pm, you can buy Flip Flops and decorate them for free while supplies last. Then on Wednesday, June 29 from 3-6pm, there will be a Summer Fun Festival with Simply Spray Patriotic T-shirts, Creative Hands Make 24’s, Face Painting, Glitter Tattoos, Free Giveaways, & More! Go HERE for more information.

REGAL CINEMAS: Regal, UA and Edwards Theaters are offering 1 million FREE small bags of popcorn. Just go to one of these theaters and then go to popcorn.yahoo.net on your phone and get a coupon while supplies last. You can also go ahead and text POPCORN to 35350 to get the link sent to your phone now. Standard messaging rates do apply. You can get more details HERE. You can also join the Regal Crown Club and earn credits for Free popcorn, drinks, tickets and more!

MICHAELS: Travel the globe with your “Passport to Fun” this Saturday, June 25th 11 am-2pm; Tuesday, June 28th & Thursday, June 30th 11 am-2pm. Saturday’s destination will be Egypt with a Free Make-It Take-It Hieroglyphics and Mummy while supplies last. Tuesday’s destination will be the Bahamas with a Free Make-It Take-It Flower Lei and Tropical Can Hug (with purchase of can hug) while supplies last. On Thursday the destination will be Canada and kids can make a Moose & Maple Leaf in the Free Make-It Take-It.  Passport Fun is for Ages 3 & up. You can go find out more information on the Michaels website under store events.

LAKESHORE LEARNING CRAFT:
Saturday, June 25th 11am-3pm. Little artists can cast their lines and reel in a glittery, sparkly, wiggly-eyed fish they make themselves! You can go here for more info or to find a location.

BARNES & NOBLE: Kids in grades 1-6 can earn a FREE book when they read any 8 books in Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Imagination’s Destination Program. You can go HERE to learn more.

LOWE’S BUILD AND GROW CLINICS: Saturday, June 25th at 10 am. This Saturday kids can make a super fun Waving Flag to celebrate Independence Day. Go here for more information.

POTTERY BARN KIDS: June 28-30th – Kids of all ages can join the Sing-Along Concerts with some of the best performers in Children’s Entertainment. Performance dates vary by store. Go HERE for a concert schedule.

CHUCK E. CHEESE: You can print four different coupons that will be valid thru July 15th including one for buy 60 tokens for $15, get 30 tokens free!

BORDERS:  Kids age 12 and under can read books from the list HERE, complete the form and turn it into Borders, Borders Express, or Waldenbooks for a FREE book from the list HERE.  This offer is good thru 9/5.

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.

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.

SAVVY SCHOLARSHIPS & SAVINGS
You can also sign up for Savvy Scholarships & Savings offering big discounts on local family-friendly things to do while helping out a great cause. 5% of purchases are donated to Savvy Source Preschool Scholarship Fund for children in financial need.

-Thanks so much to Kelley & Swaggrabber for rounding up this weekend’s activities!

Jun 232011

Restaurant.com has another 80% Off code! Use the code SUMMER at checkout and you’ll get $25 in Restaurant Gift Certificates for only $2! Here are their current Offers Valid through 6/30:

Save 80% Off Restaurant.com $25 Gift Cert. orders. Use code SUMMER and Pay $2
Save 80% Off Dinner of the Month Club Purchases. Use code SUMMER
Restaurant.com Gift Cards starting at $10 for $25 cards. Use code SUMMER to get 80% Off

If you want to get an even better deal, you can go through ShopAtHome where you will get 50% cash back for your Restaurant.com purchase, which works out to be just $1 per $25 certificate!

Jun 212011

Today, Tuesday, June 21st, Kids can enjoy a FREE kids meal at Chili’s with the purchase of an adult entree! You can go HERE to print out the coupon that you will need to get this deal. Feel free to share it with friends and you can find a Chili’s location near you HERE.

Jun 172011

Kai has a Roundup for you with deals & coupons from Shoney’s, Smokey Bones, Waffle House, White Castle and Wienerschnitzel.  Check out her post HERE. -Thanks to Kai of Smart Couponing!

BAJA FRESH:
Print coupons for $2 off an $8 purchase or $5 off a $15 purchase good thru 6/20. You can find a location near you HERE.

BOSTON MARKET:  Print a coupon good for $4 off a $20 online purchase good thru 6/28 or go HERE to get a coupon for $1 off an entree salad good thru 7/5.

CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN:  Sign up for their emails after you “like” California Pizza Kitchen on Facebook and they will email you a coupon for $5 off a $15 purchase at participating locations.  You can also find a California Pizza Kitchen Restaurant near you HERE.

CAPTAIN D’S SEAFOOD: On Thursdays get 2 FREE kid’s meal with any adult entree purchase at regular price.  Only valid at participating locations, and you can find out more information HERE.

DEL TACO: You can print a coupon for a FREE Chicken soft Taco with any purchase. Coupon is good thru 6/27 at participating locations.

GORDON BIERSCH: Get a Free order of Garlic Fries thru 7/8 when you “like” them on Facebook.

HARDEE’S: You can print a coupon good thru 8/7 for a FREE medium size Coke Zero when you buy a Char-Broiled Turkey Burger. You can also print other coupons when you go HERE and scroll down to the right side of the page.

JACK IN THE BOX: Get a coupon for $1 off a Bourbon BBQ Steak Grilled Sandwich when you play the Hot or Cheesy Game HERE. Coupon is valid thru 6/29.

LONGHORN STEAKHOUSE: Join the Western Hospitality Club & get a FREE appetizer & other offers. 

OLIVE GARDEN: You can print a coupon on Facebook for $4 off 2 Dinner Entrees good thru 6/26.

PANDA EXPRESS: Print a coupon for a FREE 22 oz fountain drink when you buy a 2 or 3 entree plate after 9 pm at participating locations.  There is a limit of one coupon per person and it is good thru 7/4.

PLANET HOLLYWOOD: You can print a coupon for $10 off a $20 food and beverage purchase that is good thru 12/31. You can also go HERE to find a location.

ROMANO’S MACARONI GRILL: Sign up for their email on Facebook and get a coupon for $5 off.

RUBY TUESDAY: Through June 19th if you buy $25 in Gift Cards you will get a $5 bonus coupon.  Buy $50 in Gift Cards and get a $15 bonus coupon.  Bonus coupons will be emailed June 20th and expire July 5th.  there is a maximum of $30 bonus coupons per online order.  Go HERE to order.

SMOKEY BONES: Print a coupon for B1G1 Entree good thru 6/28 EXCEPT on June 19th.  Also, if you buy a $25 Gift Card you will get $5 back instantly if you are dining in PLUS get $5 off a future visit. Offer is good thru June 26th. You can find a participating location HERE.

SPAGHETTI WAREHOUSE: Dad’s get a FREE 15 layer Lasagna or Original Recipe Spaghetti on Father’s Day 6/19.  You can go HERE to read more or find a location.

TED’S MONTANA GRILL:
Get a FREE half order of Salt-n’-Pepper Onion Rings, (fill out form HERE).

T.G.I. FRIDAY’S: Print a coupon for $5 off a $15 purchase good thru 6/30.

WENDY’S: Get a coupon for $1 off a Berry Almond Chicken Salad and get a coupon for $1 off a sandwich (burger) when you sign up for their emails.

-Thanks to Karen, Marty C., EEEndeavors & Combat Clippers!

Jun 172011


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.

BLUE STAR MUSEUMS: Active Duty Military and their families can get FREE admission to Blue Star Museums from May 30th – September 5th. You can go HERE for more information.

KIDS BOWL FREE: Sunday, May 1st thru end of summer. Participating bowling centers are offering 2 free games per child per day all summer. Find out details HERE and you will need to make sure your child’s age does not exceed the limit for the bowling center.

BASS PRO SHOPS: Saturday June 18th and Sunday June 19th 2pm-5pm. Kid’s can make a cool Leather Key Chain while supplies last. This would make a cool Father’s Day Gift! Go HERE for more details. Bass Pro Shop is also offering a variety of FREE family workshops now through July 10 starting at 2 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays and at noon on Saturday and Sunday. Earn a free pin for every workshop you complete while supplies last. Go HERE for a complete list of workshops and times.

BORDERS: Saturday, June 18th 2 pm. Ages 3-8 can come celebrate this summer’s new Disney/Pixar movie, CARS 2, that will be released in theaters on June 24th. There will be Disney fun, stories, games, and more! Costumed characters will not be present. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a legal guardian. You can find out more information here.

SUMMER MOVIE THEATER FESTIVALS & DEALS: Check out various free or discounted movie offers at different theaters on my post HERE.

JOANN FABRICS: Saturday, June 18th 11 am-1 pm. Kids can color a bobblehead pet for Dad along with a handmade gift tag in the FREE Make It-Take It. You can find a participating location by visiting the Joann Fabrics website HERE.

DISNEY STORE: Sat., June 18th there will be a Rev Up for Fun Event celebrating the upcoming release of Cars 2. This Sat. there will be 3 races, at 10:30 am, noon, and 1:30 pm. Children must be at least 3 years old and there is a limit based on store capacity. Go HERE to find a participating location.

AC MOORE: Saturday, June 18th 1pm-3pm and Wednesday, June 22nd 3pm-5pm. On Saturday there will be a Hands-On-Demonstration of the “My Friendship Bracelet Maker”. On Wednesday, there will be a Panini Cars 2 Sticker Book Trading Day. You can go HERE for more information.

REGAL CINEMAS: Regal, UA and Edwards Theaters are offering 1 million FREE small bags of popcorn. Just go to one of these theaters and then go to popcorn.yahoo.net on your phone and get a coupon while supplies last. You can also go ahead and text POPCORN to 35350 to get the link sent to your phone now. Standard messaging rates do apply. You can get more details HERE. You can also join the Regal Crown Club and earn credits for Free popcorn, drinks, tickets and more!

MICHAELS: Friday, June 17th 6 pm-8pm; Saturday, June 18th 10 am-noon and Tuesday, June 21st 11 am-2pm. Friday there will be a FREE Father’s Day Card Make-It Take It for ages 3 and up. On Saturday there will be a Make-It Take-It for kids age 3 and up where they can design a keepsake key chain for Father’s Day. You will need to purchase a keychain. Starting Tuesday, June 21st you can travel the globe through craft with “Passport to Fun”! The first destination is Sweden. There will be a Make-It Take-It for ages 3 and up where they can design their own Swedish dolls and flag while supplies last. You can go find out more information on the Michaels website under store events.

LAKESHORE LEARNING CRAFT:
Saturday, June 18th 11am-3pm. Kids can make a super-cool wallet for Father’s Day! You can go here for more info or to find a location.

BARNES & NOBLE: Kids in grades 1-6 can earn a FREE book when they read any 8 books in Barnes & Nobles Summer Reading Imagination’s Destination Program. You can go HERE to learn more.

HOME DEPOT Saturday, June 18th, 9 am-12 pm . Designed for kids aged 5-12, this week’s free “How-to” workshop is to make a Lil Toolbox for Father’s Day. These workshops are lots of fun & each child gets their own apron and an achievement pin. Go HERE to find out more details.

NATIONAL PARKS: On June 21st more than 100 National Parks will have Free Admission to celebrate the First Day of Summer. You can go HERE to get more info or to find out about other special offers.

POTTERY BARN KIDS: Saturday, June 18th. This Father’s Day, you can play to the music at the LEGO DUPLO JAM Event and take home a special memento while supplies last. Go HERE to find out more information.

CHUCK E. CHEESE: You can print four different coupons that will be valid thru July 15th including one for buy 60 tokens for $15, get 30 tokens free!

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.

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.

SAVVY SCHOLARSHIPS & SAVINGS
You can also sign up for Savvy Scholarships & Savings offering big discounts on local family-friendly things to do while helping out a great cause. 5% of purchases are donated to Savvy Source Preschool Scholarship Fund for children in financial need.

-Thanks so much to Kelley & Swaggrabber for rounding up this weekend’s activities!

Jun 162011

Friday, June 17th is the 5th Anniversary of National Flip Flop day, and Tropical Smoothie Cafe is celebrating by giving the first 500 customers  wearing flip-flops at each of their locations a FREE 24 oz Jetty Punch smoothie!  This year they are partnered with Camp Sunshine and you can find out more on the Tropical Smoothie website or you can RSVP on Facebook HERE!

-Thanks Mary of Couponers United!

Jun 142011

Today, Tuesday, June 14th, Kids can enjoy a FREE kids meal at Chili’s with the purchase of an adult entree! You can go HERE to print out the coupon that you will need to get this deal. Feel free to share it with friends and you can find a Chili’s location near you HERE.

Jun 102011

Kai has a Roundup for you with deals & coupons from Black Angus, California Pizza Kitchen, Denny’s, Mimi’s Cafe, and Red Lobster. Check out her post HERE. -Thanks to Kai of Smart Couponing!

ARBY’S: Print a coupon for a FREE 20 oz Jamocha Oreo Shake with the purchase of a combo meal.  Coupon is good thru 6/15.  You can also like Arby’s on Facebook to get a coupon for a B1G1 Free Large Mountain Dew good thru 6/12.

BAJA FRESH:
Print coupons for $2 off an $8 purchase or $5 off a $15 purchase good thru 6/20. You can find a location near you HERE.

BOSTON MARKET: Print a coupon good thru 6/15 for $25 off a $100 Catering order.

CAPTAIN D’S SEAFOOD: You can get a Triple Treasure Sampler for just $4.99 at participating locations, and you don’t need a coupon!

DEL TACO: You can print a coupon for a FREE Chicken soft Taco with any purchase. Coupon is good thru 6/19 at participating locations.

GORDON BIERSCH: Get a Free order of Garlic Fries thru 6/17 when you “like” them on Facebook.

HARDEE’S: You can print a coupon good thru 6/20 for a FREE medium size Coke Zero when you buy a Char-Broiled Turkey Burger. You can also print other coupons when you go HERE and scroll down to the right side of the page.

JACK IN THE BOX: Get a coupon for $1 off a Bourbon BBQ Steak Grilled Sandwich when you play the Hot or Cheesy Game HERE. Coupon is valid thru 6/29.

LONGHORN STEAKHOUSE: Join the Western Hospitality Club & get a FREE appetizer & other offers.  You can also print a coupon for $4 off 2 adult entrees. 

OLIVE GARDEN: You can print a coupon on Facebook for $4 off 2 Dinner Entrees good thru 6/26.

PLANET HOLLYWOOD: You can print a coupon for $10 off a $20 food and beverage purchase that is good thru 12/31. You can also go HERE to find a location.

Quiznos still has some great coupons available valid at participating locations to celebrate their 30th Anniversary. You will be able to print all four of these “Toasty Savings” coupons at one time. There is a limit of one coupon per order and there are some exclusions (Toasty Bullets and Toasty Torpedoes are excluded on all coupons), but there are lots of super delicious subs and salads to choose from! Whether you are a regular customer or haven’t eaten there in awhile, if you have a Quiznos nearby you will definitely want to print and use these coupons….

ROMANO’S MACARONI GRILL: Sign up for their email on Facebook and get a coupon for $5 off.

SMOKEY BONES: Buy a $25 Gift Card and get $5 back instantly if you are dining in PLUS get $5 off a future visit. Offer is good thru June 26th. You can find a participating location HERE.

TED’S MONTANA GRILL:
Get a FREE half order of Salt-n’-Pepper Onion Rings, (fill out form HERE).

T.G.I. FRIDAY’S: Print a coupon for $5 off a $15 purchase good thru 6/30.

WENDY’S: Get a coupon for $1 off a Berry Almond Chicken Salad and get a coupon for $1 off a sandwich (burger) when you sign up for their emails.

Restaurant.com has another 80% Off code! Use the code DEAL at checkout and you’ll get $25 in Restaurant Gift Certificates for only $2! Here are their current Offers Valid through 6/13:

Save 80% Off Restaurant.com $25 Gift Cert. orders. Use code DEAL and Pay $2
Save 80% Off Dinner of the Month Club Purchases. Use code DEAL
Restaurant.com Gift Cards starting at $10 for $25 cards. Use code DEAL to get 80% Off

-Thanks to Combat Clippers, EEEndeavors & Who Said Nothing In Life is Free!

Jun 102011

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.

BLUE STAR MUSEUMS: Active Duty Military and their families can get FREE admission to Blue Star Museums from May 30th – September 5th. You can go HERE for more information.

KIDS BOWL FREE: Sunday, May 1st thru end of summer. Participating bowling centers are offering 2 free games per child per day all summer. Find out details HERE and you will need to make sure your child’s age does not exceed the limit for the bowling center.

BASS PRO SHOPS: Saturday June 1th and Sunday June 12th 2pm-5pm. Kid’s can make a Camping Photo Frame while supplies last. Go HERE for more details.

SUMMER MOVIE THEATER FESTIVALS & DEALS: Check out various free or discounted movie offers at different theaters on my post HERE.

DISNEY STORE: Saturday, June 11th there will be a Rev Up for Fun Event celebrating the upcoming release of Cars 2. This Saturday there will be 3 races, at 10:30 am, noon, and 1:30 pm. Children must be at least 3 years old and there is a limit based on store capacity. Go HERE to find a participating location.

AC MOORE: Saturday, June 11th 1pm-3pm and Wednesday, June 15th 3pm-5pm.  On Saturday the FREE Make & Take is a funny, fuzzy Fuzzoodles Figure.  On Wednesday, the FREE Make & Take is a Knex Jam Truck and a NASCAR Color Me Mine Leopard Compact Mirror.  You can go HERE for more information.

REGAL CINEMAS: Regal, UA and Edwards Theaters are offering 1 million FREE small bags of popcorn.  Just go to one of these theaters and then go to popcorn.yahoo.net on your phone and get a coupon while supplies last.  You can also go ahead and text POPCORN to 35350 to get the link sent to your phone now. Standard messaging rates do apply.  You can get more details HERE.

MICHAELS: Saturday, June 11th 10 am-noon and Sunday, June 12th 1pm-3pm. Saturday there will be a Make-It Take-It for kids age 3 and up where they can decorate a picture frame for Father’s Day.  You will need to purchase a frame. On Sunday there will be a Make-It Take-It for ages 3 and up where they can decorate a Father’s Day Tie or T-shirt while supplies last.  You will need to buy a tie or t-shirt.  You can go find out more information on the Michaels website under store events.

LAKESHORE LEARNING CRAFT:
Saturday, June 11th 11am-3pm. Kids can make a decorative cup holder to help keep drinks cool. You can go here for more info or to find a location.

LOWE’S BUILD AND GROW CLINICS: Saturday, June 11th at 10 am. This Saturday kid’s can make a super fun Goofy Golf Kit for dad!  Go here for more information.

POTTERY BARN KIDS: Saturday, June 11th at 10 a.m. Kids 3 and older will learn about ocean creatures at the National Geographic event that includes face painting, songs, quizzes and more.  Go HERE to find out more information

CHUCK E. CHEESE: You can print four different coupons that will be valid thru July 9th including one for buy 60 tokens for $15, get 30 tokens free!

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.

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.

SAVVY SCHOLARSHIPS & SAVINGS
You can also sign up for Savvy Scholarships & Savings offering big discounts on local family-friendly things to do while helping out a great cause. 5% of purchases are donated to Savvy Source Preschool Scholarship Fund for children in financial need.

-Thanks so much to Karen, Keeping Cents & Swaggrabber for rounding up this weekend’s activities!

Jun 102011

If you are a Visa Signature Cardholder, then you can get a B1G1 FREE Fandango movie ticket (up to $19 including convenience fee) that is good today only. You can get this offer every Friday thru July 29th while supplies last, but there is a limit of one FREE movie ticket per month per Visa Signature Card.

You can also get $5 off $25 Fandango Bucks that can be redeemed instantly. This offer is good thru August 31st for Visa Signature Cardholders only and there is a limit of 4 per card per month.

ALSO STILL AVAILABLE:
There’s also a great deal on Living Social that is still available! LivingSocial is offering 2 Fandango movie tickets for only $9! Tickets must be ordered at Fandango.com but good at any theatre that you can order tickets for on Fandango.com. These will probably go really fast, so hurry over and grab the deal HERE while you still can. If you do not see this deal, change your location up top to “NextJumpFandango” in the drop down menu of cities and it should take you straight to the deal. As always, be sure and read the fine print on the deal as there are some limitations like no 3D or Imax, etc.

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