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Sunday, May 24, 2015

Janine Dorsey

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Save on Tuesdays at Tampa Bay Water Bike Co.

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Get out on the water without getting soaked at Tampa Bay Water Bike Co. on Tuesdays.

Discounted kids tickets available for Illusionists show at Straz

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Are your kids really into magic?

Baseball is cheap family fun at Clearwater Threshers games

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Entertain your whole family with just a fistful of dollars when you take in a Clearwater Threshers baseball game.

Pinellas heritage museum is free day of fun for history fans

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Fans of Florida history can stroll the grounds and immerse themselves in 21-acres of 19th century living when they visit Heritage Village in Pinellas County.

Free rides, tows offered to Memorial Day weekend partiers

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For the second holiday this month, AAA is offering free tows and rides home to inebriated drivers in Florida.

Kids can eat, have fun for free at Ikea on Monday

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School is out for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 25 but Ikea has you covered when it comes to feeding and entertaining the kids for the day.

Pinellas student, sports physicals at no cost this summer

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Four Pinellas Florida Department of Health locations are offering free school and sports physicals this summer for area parents.

Free goodies when Spongebob Treat Truck comes to Tampa

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Take a pledge to help the world’s oceans and score free treats from Spongebob Squarepants.

Wear your Rays jersey, score free game tickets

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Rays fans can show their stripes this week and score free game tickets for their efforts.

Kids’ museum offers special event for apraxia families

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Tampa Bay area families affected by Apraxia can visit the Glazer Children’s Museum on ‘Sunshine Sunday’ at a reduced rate.

Educators treated to free meal at Whole Foods Market

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As a token of appreciation for all that teachers do during the school year, Whole Foods Market is rewarding Tampa Bay area educators with a free dinner.

Celebrate National Doughnut Day with a freebie

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Just in time for bikini season, once again Krispy Kreme will be celebrating National Doughnut Day.

Kids treated to free visit at Dino World on birthday

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Kids get a special treat from Plant City’s Dinosaur World when they visit on their birthday: free admission.

Stock up on fresh fruit at Saturday’s peach festival

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Stock up on fresh produce that also freezes well for future summer treats at this weekend’s Keel & Curley Peach Festival.

BOGO tender platters from PDQ save money on party catering

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Hosting a graduation bash or just celebrating the return of summer? Feed the crowds at a discount with a special offer from PDQ.

Military get royal treatment in Bay area during appreciation month

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May is Military Appreciation Month and offers abound to honor our servicemembers during Memorial Day and beyond.

Gatorland offers free admission to first responders

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May 17 through May 23 is National EMS Week and Gatorland is celebrating.

Free smoothies on Monday in Tampa Bay area

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This week’s forecast is hot, hotter, hottest and there’s only one way to cool down: air conditioning.

Enter to win free groceries, score a high value coupon

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With groceries being such a budget buster for many families, ways to save are always welcome with those watching their bottom lines.

Free secure shredding in Wesley Chapel

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It’s Military Appreciation Month and Shred360 is hosting a special community shredding event in honor of servicemembers.

Pinellas kids can ride all summer with unlimited ‘Haul Pass’

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Kids in Pinellas County can explore all their area has to offer this summer with a discount ‘Haul Pass’ from The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority.

Refillable cup comes with unlimited drinks, other goodies

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How much do you normally spend quenching your thirst in a summer?

‘Summer Blast Pass’ offers cheap bus rides for kids, teens

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Kids can get out and about this summer, no car needed, with HART’s special offer.

Polk Museum of Art now free year-round

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Art lovers and cheapskates, rejoice!

‘Kindness Safari’ is half-price trip to zoo

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Enjoy a generous discount on a family outting when you go on a Kindness Safari next weekend.

Winn-Dixie savings app offers discounts, free item

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Technology is making it easier than ever to save money at the supermarket.

Annual ice cream giveaway is back on Tuesday

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for Haagen Dazs Free Cone Day.

See glass art show for free at Chihuly Collection

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The Chihuly Collection at the Morean Arts Center will host a temporary exhibit beginning Friday, May 22 and opening night is free to the public.

Bay area moms treated to freebies, deals on Mother’s Day weekend

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Moms work hard all year long taking care of you, make sure you return the favor at least this one special weekend.

Free admission to Bok Tower on National Public Gardens Day

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Friday, May 8 is National Public Gardens Day and you can enjoy your choice of botanical offerings for free.

Free concert on the plaza at Mahaffey

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Make Thursday night date night with free monthly concerts under the stars at The Mahaffey Theater.

Train Day is free family fun

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Tampa’s Union Station will be the site of all things “trains” at this weekend’s Amtrak Train Day event.

Free intro to rowing class offered in Tampa

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Curious about the sport of rowing but don’t know much about it?

Free class at library rewards participants with energy efficient goodies

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Take charge of wasted energy in your home and put money back in your pocket when you learn simple strategies to reduce energy loss from the Pinellas Energy Efficiency Project.

Free May workouts at Anytime Fitness

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Anytime Fitness invites you to get fit while having fun at ‘Free Workout Saturdays.’

AAA offers free tow for inebriated on Cinco de Mayo

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Bottomless margaritas may seem like a good idea for Cinco de Mayo, but if you’re driving don’t risk a DUI or worse. Just call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO for a confidential tow within a 10-mile radius to a safe locati...

Teachers rewarded for dedication with freebies and deals

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Teachers get shown a little love this month with some Teacher Appreciation offers we’ve rounded up.

Frappuccinos half-price during week of happy hours

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Coffee addicts who enjoy a cool pick-me-up on hot summer days will be happy to hear that Starbucks Frappuccino Happy Hours are back.

Parents skate for free in May

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Saturday nights in May, parents can skate for free when accompanied by a child at Tampa’s United Skates.

Botanical gardens site of cheap annual arts fest

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Enjoy the beauty of Mother Nature while browsing some man-made art, too, at the Florida Botanical Gardens’ annual ‘Diggin’ The Arts’ event.<...

First responders treated to free Legoland admission in May

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First responders can enjoy some well-deserved time off with their families when they visit Legoland in May.

Blood donors rewarded with free haircut

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You know your mom is going to tell you that you need a haircut when you visit her on Mother’s Day, so why not get a free trim ahead of time?

Free cake, fun at ‘Eat at Joe’s’ downtown party

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There’s a party in the park this Friday in downtown Tampa.

Pay-what-you-will at Saturday museum event

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Tampa Museum of Art is hosting a day of family fun on Saturday, May 2.

Teachers, nurses treated to half-price pets

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To honor both Teacher Appreciation and National Nurses Week, the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center is offering half-price pet adoptions to all teachers and nurses during the month of May.

Free booster seat classes in Tampa, Brandon

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Parents can get a free booster seat for their young child at a couple of upcoming booster seat classes provided by The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County.

Teachers rewarded at PDQ and Wow! That’s Fresh

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The dedication and hard work of Tampa Bay teachers is being rewarded at two area restaurants on Tuesday, May 5.

Earn aquarium ticket at Clearwater beach cleanup event

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Friends of sea turtles can earn free admission to Clearwater Marine Aquarium for their good deeds.

BOGO doughnuts on Super Hero Day

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If your “superpower” is eating doughnuts, you’re in luck.

New Tampa Sephora location to offer giveaways, gifts

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Sephora is opening a new location in Tampa with giveaways and gifts.