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Monday, Mar 02, 2015

Free and Cheap

A deals blog by Janine Dorsey

Janine Dorsey loves to save money: it doesn’t matter if it’s hers or someone else’s. She rounds up all the best deals and freebies to be found in the Tampa Bay area -  in shopping, dining, entertainment and more – to help you save, too.

Zootastic family fun for only $5 this Saturday

Published:   |   Updated: February 25, 2015 at 10:36 AM

Zootastic family fun for only $5 this Saturday
Let the zoo come to you at the Zootastic Family Fest on Saturday, Feb. 28.

Free hot dogs, more at Rays’ Spring Training Fan Day

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Free hot dogs, more at Rays’ Spring Training Fan Day
The Tampa Bay Rays are hosting a free Spring Training Fan Day this weekend at their spring training facility, the Charlotte Sports Park....

Free bookend craft for kids at Home Depot

Published:   |   Updated: February 24, 2015 at 12:06 PM

Free bookend craft for kids at Home Depot
There’s another free workshop on the calendar for crafty kids.

Free strawberry smoothie giveaway on Friday

Published:   |   Updated: February 24, 2015 at 10:36 AM

Free strawberry smoothie giveaway on Friday Here’s a reminder so you can celebrate: Friday is National Strawberry Day.

Ride for free on Election Day

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Ride for free on Election Day
Leave your car parked at home on Election Day.

Swimsuit fitting event offers free swag bags to first to attend

Published:   |   Updated: February 24, 2015 at 08:19 AM

Swimsuit fitting event offers free swag bags to first to attend Are you helpless and hopeless when it comes to buying a bathing suit each year?

Visit kids’ museum at half price, score swag

Published:   |   Updated: February 23, 2015 at 11:31 AM

Visit kids’ museum at half price, score swag
Saturday, Feb. 28 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. is the Healthy Family Fair at the Glazer Children’s Museum.

Free weekly yoga at The Shops at Wiregrass

Published:   |   Updated: February 23, 2015 at 10:38 AM

Free weekly yoga at The Shops at Wiregrass
Start the week off right with stretches and inner reflection when you join in on Yoga on the Lawn at The Shops at Wiregrass.

Free sample by mail roundup

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Free sample by mail roundup
What’s more fun than getting free stuff in the mail? We can’t think of much.

Dinosaurs can skate for free at Skatepark’s ‘Old Man Jam’

Published:   |   Updated: February 20, 2015 at 11:09 AM

Dinosaurs can skate for free at Skatepark’s ‘Old Man Jam’
Are you a little long in the tooth? You know, on your last legs?