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Monday, Jan 26, 2015

Janine Dorsey

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Tampa store owner gets visit from ‘Undercover Boss’

- Marianne Banales, owner of a colorful soda and candy shop called Rocket Fizz, got quite a surprise. It will be featured in tonight’s “Undercover Boss.”

BOGO ticket deals at MOSI this weekend and next

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There’s an alternative to braving the crowds at the Gasparilla parades this weekend and next.

Free community concert at Tampa Theatre

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The United States Air Force Band of the West will perform a free community concert “Brass in Blue” in the historic Tampa Theatre next week.

Hyde Park store’s Pirate Fest to feature giveaways, entertainment

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This time of year, it’s all pirates, all the time in Tampa.

Share the love with BOGO pizza slices on Valentine’s Day

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Treat your sweetie or just show yourself some love with buy-one-get-one free pizza slices on Valentine’s Day.

Try ‘montaditos’ for free on opening day of new Wesley Chapel restaurant

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There’s a new flavor in town when it comes to fast-casual dining.

Free smoothies at Xtreme Juice on Saturday

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Customers can enjoy a free 8 oz. Peanut Butter Whirl smoothie when they visit South Tampa’s Xtreme Juice on Saturday, Jan. 24.

Be among the first at Chick-fil-A opening, win meals for a year

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The grand opening for the highly anticipated 3678 W. Gandy Blvd. Chick-fil-A location in South Tampa is set for 6 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5.

Score on game day with double the tenders for free

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Gearing up for the big game?

Discounts available for Bay Area Renaissance Fest

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Planning on attending this year’s Bay Area Renaissance Fest?

See ‘Book of Mormon’ for just $31

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The wildly popular “Book of Mormon” returns to the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts for its second go-around on Tuesday, Jan. 20, running through F...

Take a free 5k walk in the park

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Got a new year’s fitness goal?

Visit national parks for free on MLK Day

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To honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., all U.S. national parks will offer free admission on Monday, Jan. 19.

BOGO salon services when you visit Remington College

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You already know you can save a bundle when you get salon services at your local beauty school.

See free film at Tampa Theatre

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Watch a free screening of a 2014 documentary about America’s child welfare system when you visit Tampa Theatre on Wednesday, Jan. 28.

Pay-what-you-want at Leepa-Rattner museum on Sundays

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Admission is by donation only when you visit on Sundays at the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art in Tarpon Springs.

You’ll be lovin’ it when you follow McDonald’s fry truck giving out freebies

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Are you a fan of McDonald’s fries? Follow the Fry Truck when it comes to town and you can score free fries and McCafe coffee.

Celebrate Soup Day with deal from Pollo Tropical

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Even though it’s mild temperatures outside, it’s still winter in Tampa Bay and the perfect day for soup.

Donate to Goodwill, get state fair ticket discount

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Reward yourself with a trip to the Florida State Fair when you clean out your closets this month.

Serve the community at MLK Day blood drive, score a Publix gift card

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Healthy blood donors age 16 and up can get rewarded when they help the community at an upcoming blood drive on Dr. Martin Luth King Jr. Day.

Free Winterberry tea from Teavana

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January is National Hot Tea Month and Teavana is offering customers a deal to celebrate.

‘Pound the Park’ at free weekly fitness class

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The Tampa Downtown Partnership has added another new outdoor fitness class to their calendar.

Tijuana Flats opens new Largo restaurant with freebies, discounts

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A new Tijuana Flats is opening in Largo and they’re celebrating all week long.

Parents treated to free muffins, massages at WFM Carrollwood

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Parents who want to celebrate the kids getting out of their hair and going back to school after the holidays can take a free “morning escape” at Whole Foods Market in Carrollwood.

Free yoga in the park on Sunday evenings

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Wind down the weekend with some savasanas at a free yoga class in the park.

Free dental care event scheduled for February

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Monticciolo Family and Sedation Dentistry will be providing free dental care to the public at their annual ‘Dentistry From The Heart’ event in February.

U-pick tomatoes, strawberries this weekend at a discount

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Because of the (until now) unseasonably warm winter weather, a local farm is offering their abundance of strawberries and tomatoes at a discount.

Visit home and boat show for free

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Escape the bitter cold outside this weekend with a free-all-three-days home show.

Go meatless and score a free Chipotle meal

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Do you go meatless on Mondays?

See Monster Jam at a discount at Raymond James

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Plan on attending the upcoming Monstar Jam at Raymond James Stadium?

Busch Gardens brings back discount deals for families, preschoolers

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For a limited time, Tampa Bay area families can save on theme park fun when they get in on some of the discount deals offered at Busch Gardens, Adventure Island and Orlando’s ...

Free booster seats in January for Tampa Bay families

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Beginning on Jan. 1, a new booster seat law took effect in Florida.

Free Wendy’s Frosties for a year with key tag purchase

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While supplies last, you can secure a year-long future of free Frosty treats at your favorite participating Wendy’s location.

Free drink from Starbucks when you register gift card online

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Get a Starbucks gift card in your Christmas stocking this year?

Free document shredding in Tampa next week

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Another Shred360 community shredding event is on the calendar for next week.

Heroes admitted free at state fair, others can save with advance purchase

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Advance tickets for the Florida State Fair are available for purchase now at a discounted price for early birds.

Everyone admitted free at Glazer Children’s Museum on Tuesday

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Here’s a way to start the new year happy: from 2 - 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 6 everyone is treated to free admission at Glazer Children’s Museum courtesy of The Childr...

Free ‘Pachyderm Parade’ through downtown Tuesday

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The public is invited to gather on Dec. 30 to watch the free annual “Pachyderm Parade” when the the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus animal performers walk through downtown.

BOA cardholders treated to free museum admission this weekend

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Looking for some free entertainment over the winter break? Bank of America says a trip to the museum is “on them.”

Free ‘First Day’ hikes at Florida state parks

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Start your 2015 in a healthy way by participating in a free ‘First Day Hike’ at one of Florida’s state parks..

Visit the Home Show free on Friday

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The winter edition of Florida’s Largest Home Show is this week and you can go for free.

Kids, everyone can eat for free at Ikea this week

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Kids ages 12 and younger normally can eat free every Tuesday at Ikea, but for a limited time that offer is extended.

Chill out with cheap movies over long winter break

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Looking for ways to keep family and friends entertained over the long holiday break?

Mellow Mushroom giving away free 2015 calendars

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Mellow Mushroom wants you to have a groovy 2015.

Visit downtown for Ice Cream Sundays

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Beautiful weather is forecast to return to the Tampa Bay area for the weekend, just in time for Ice Cream Sundays.

Zoo pass holders treated to free ‘Wild Wonderland’ visit

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Lowry Park Zoo is giving its annual pass holders a late Christmas gift.

Free Outback Bowl pep rally is fun for whole family

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You don’t have to have tickets to the big game to get in on the excitement of the annual Outback Bowl.

BOGO tender platters ring in new year at PDQ

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Ringing in the new year with a party? Feed the crowds at a discount with a special offer from PDQ.

Kids can bowl for less than $1 a game at Pinchasers

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Stuff their stockings with bowling balls and pins this Christmas when you buy a Holiday Kids Card fron Pinchasers.