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Monday, Jul 28, 2014

Dorsey, Janine

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Military, first responders treated to free day at zoo in August

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Military members and first responders are being treated to a month of family fun at Lowry Park Zoo in August.

Shred-A-Thon to benefit Cystic Fibrosis fundraiser

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Dispose of sensitive papers while saving money and helping a worthy cause at the Aug. 9 Shred-A-Thon to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis ...

Donate blood, get dinner and a movie

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When you’re a hero, you deserve dinner and a movie.

Take a bite out of Aquarium kids’ tickets during Shark Week

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Kids can score discount Florida Aquarium admission when they dress the part during Shark Week.

Adoption fees waived Saturday at Pasco Animal Services

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For one day only, the Pasco County Animal Shelter is having a free adoption event at the Land O’Lakes location.

Food prices, tickets rolled back at Tampa Bay Storm fan appreciation event

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The Tampa Bay Storm are hosting “Fan Appreciation Night” this Saturday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m.

Ride the rails at Largo Central Park Railroad

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Coming soon - mini train weekend at Largo Central Park!

Donate diapers, see Steve Hytner in stand-up show

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Side Splitters comedy patrons can catch a free Steve Hytner (you may remember him as Kenny Bania from “Seinfeld”) show this week when they donate baby items o...

Discount admission featured at Saturday military museum event

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The Armed Forces History Museum in Largo is presenting a “Ride Through History” this Saturday, July 26.

Free massage for law enforcement during July

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Ideal Massage & Spa of Wesley Chapel wants to say “Thank you” to law enforcement the best way that they know how - with a free massage.

First in line at Dollar General opening to score gift cards

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Dollar General will be celebrating the grand opening of its newest Pinellas location in Gulfport on Saturday, July 26.

Free backpacks for young Yankees fans at Friday’s game

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The Tampa Yankees are getting kids excited about going back to school this weekend with their annual “Back to School Blast.”

Free admission, giveaways at Saturday’s Tampa Bay Rebels game

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The Tampa Bay Rebels love their fans and will show it at their fan appreciation event this Saturday, July 26.

Free pet microchips Saturday at SPCA clinic

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The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is giving away free microchips to pet owners this weekend.

Free oil change when you donate school supplies

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Through the end of the month, you can get a free oil change for your car when you donate school supplies to needy kids.

BOGO weiners on ‘National Hot Dog Day’ at Evos

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It’s National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday, July 23 and Evos is honoring the event.

'Free Skate Day' Saturday at Skatepark of Tampa

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Skatepark of Tampa is hosting another free skate day this month.

Military admitted free at Tampa Museum of Art on Sunday

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The Tampa Museum of Art is hosting Military Appreciation Day this Sunday, July 20 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Free ice cream and cake at MOSI party

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Tampa’s Museum of Science and Industry is celebrating the 9th birthday of their 40,000 square ft. science center designed for kids ages 12 and younger; ‘

Retailers, restaurants offer birthday deals, freebies

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Having a birthday is the gift that keeps on giving, or getting.

Free self defense workshop at Safety Harbor library

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Young ladies heading off to college in fall may want to take advantage of this free event at the Safety Harbor Public Library.

Free movie rental from Redbox

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The weather outside is pretty miserable in the Tampa Bay area. Even when it is not raining, it’s hot and steamy enou...

Free Tea Day next Thursday at McAlister’s

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McAlister’s Deli is celebrating ‘free tea day” on Thursday, July 24 and you’re invited.

Free Blue Bell ice cream at Outback next week

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It seems like there have been a lot of free ice cream offers lately because of National Ice Cream Month. We’re not...

Free Jeff Dye comedy show with baby item donation

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Side Splitters comedy patrons can catch a free Jeff Dye show this week when they donate baby items or school supplies to Metropolitan Ministries.

Ikea’s ‘eat for free’ deal returns this weekend

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The Ikea “eat for free” deal returns this weekend, just in time for getting kids ready to head off to college.

Donors score free gift card at RaceTrac blood drive

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Healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can can help save lives and enjoy a $10 RaceTrac gift card next week.

Free school supplies at Tampa Direct Auto Insurance stores

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Bay area families can score free school supplies when they stop by any Direct Auto Insurance store throughout Tampa this summer.

Iced coffee, tea ‘happy hour’ daily at Dunkin’ Donuts

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For the rest of the summer, you can expect to cool off from 3 - 6 p.m. every day.

Free haircuts for kids in August

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Harried parents looking to get kids ready for back-to-school with too little time and too little money will be glad to learn of Remington College’s “Cuts for Kids” event.

Get a free wax of your choice from European Wax Center

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Has an embarassing bikini line had you hiding behind an umbrella at the beach this summer?

MOSI expands ‘kids free’ to include ages 5 and under

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Tampa’s Museum of Science and Industry announced on Thursday that going forward, children admitted free to the museum would be expanded from ages 2 and under to ages 5 and under for g...

Costco members save on Legoland tickets

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Costco customers can save on more than just jumbo packs of toilet paper and pallets of cinnamon buns.

Free smoking cessation assistance offered

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The Safety Harbor Public Library is hosting ‘The Tools to Quit,’ a free smoking cessation program scheduled for Saturday, July 26.

Cool off this week with free Blue Bell ice cream

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In celebration of National Ice Cream Month, Blue Bell ice cream will be giving away fr...

Free fireworks every Saturday this summer

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If you’re not too sick of fireworks after last weekend’s barrage, then you’re in luck for the rest of the summer.

Jump for joy (and at a discount) after 6 p.m.

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Here’s a deal that will have Tampa Bay moms jumping for joy.

Little Greek celebration features tasty samples

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Little Greek Restaurant is celebrating ten years in business with specials and giveaways this weekend.

Score cheap doughnuts on Krispy Kreme’s birthday

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Be the office hero when you bring in doughnuts for everyone on Friday, July 11.

Dress like a cow, score free chicken

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It’s that time of the year again, time to show your stripes ... er, spots and declare your love for cows.

Ride the mini trains for free on Saturday

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On the second Saturday of the month, mini train rides are given for free by the Central Pasco & Gulf Railroad;

MOSI treats military to free admission on Independence Day

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The Museum of Science and Industry is showing their stripes by offering free admission for all military personnel on Independence Day.

Free tow program available for long holiday weekend

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If you have too much to drink over the long holiday weekend and are not safe to drive, don’t risk it. Just call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO for a free confidential tow within a 10-mile radius to a safe location.

Free school, sports physicals for new Florida students

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Free school physicals will be available to children entering a Florida school for the first time in grades kindergarten through 12 through a joint sponsorship of Hillsborough County Public Schools and the Back-to-School ...

Free Slurpees and more during ‘7-Eleven Week’

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When it’s hot as Hades like this, it’s the most anticipated day of the summer: 7-Eleven Day.

Military families skate for free Sundays in July

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Every Sunday in July is military appreciation at Pasco’s SpinNations Skating Center.

Buy dinner, get a free movie

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Buy dinner, get a free movie.

Donate school supplies, catch a comedy show for free

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Give the gift of school supplies, get the gift of laughter.

Tour Colombian naval ship for free

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Through Thursday, July 3, visitors are invited to come aboard and tour the Colombian Naval ship the ARC Gloria.

‘Everyday Heroes’ treated to free Tampa Yankees game

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The Tampa Yankees will be honoring ‘Everday Heroes’ this Thursday when they play the Lakeland Tigers at Steinbrenner Field.