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Friday, Mar 06, 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.

Free picnic in the park includes live entertainment, old-fashioned ice cream

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Free picnic in the park includes live entertainment, old-fashioned ice cream
Step back in time and enjoy the pleasures of days past with some free old-fashioned family fun this weekend.

Visit Plant Museum for free on ‘First Fridays’

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Visit Plant Museum for free on ‘First Fridays’
Local landmark and architectural treasure, the Henry B. Plant Museum, invites you to visit for free on certain Fridays.

Free rabies shot, vet exam at Healthy Dog Day

Published:   |   Updated: February 27, 2015 at 12:14 PM

Free rabies shot, vet exam at Healthy Dog Day
This Saturday, Feb. 28 is Healthy Dog Day in Hillsborough County.

Museum’s military appreciation event includes free music fest tickets

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Museum’s military appreciation event includes free music fest tickets
The Tampa Museum of Art is hosting a special Military Appreciation Day on Sunday, March 8 from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Visit kids museum for free on Tuesday

Published:   |   Updated: February 27, 2015 at 09:32 AM

Visit kids museum for free on Tuesday  Can't make it out to the Glazer Children's Museum half-price admission event this weekend? There's another opportunity to enjoy the facility at a discount on the horizon. ...

Free movie with dinner at Red Robin

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Free movie with dinner at Red Robin
Get treated to a movie when you buy dinner at Red Robin.

Fill your cup with Froyo Fresh for $4

Published:   |   Updated: February 26, 2015 at 10:42 AM

Fill your cup with Froyo Fresh for $4
Fill your cup all the way up with frozen yogurt and toppings for just $4 on Friday.

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.