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Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014

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.

Talk, dress like a pirate to score free doughnut booty

Published:   |   Updated: September 10, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Talk, dress like a pirate to score free doughnut booty
Tampa-area residents need only the slightest provocation to bust out their pirate gear and swagger.

Zoo members treated to free MOSI, Aquarium admission in “Swaptember”

Published:   |   Updated: September 10, 2014 at 10:21 AM

Zoo members treated to free MOSI, Aquarium admission in “Swaptember”
Lowry Park Zoo members get treated to free admission at two reciprocal Tampa attractions during “Swaptember.”

Free fun runs in Safety Harbor next week

Published:   |   Updated: September 9, 2014 at 12:32 PM

Free fun runs in Safety Harbor next week
The City of Safety Harbor is hosting a day of fun runs for all ages and levels of ability.

Dress like a chicken, get a free meal at Pollo Tropical

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Dress like a chicken, get a free meal at Pollo Tropical Pollo Tropical is giving away free quarter-chicken meals for National Chicken Lover's Day on Monday, Sept. 15 between 2 and 7 p.m.

Free haircut for blood donors in September

Published:   |   Updated: September 8, 2014 at 01:09 PM

Free haircut for blood donors in September
Healthy people age 16 and older can score a free haircut in September.

Skatepark party features giveaways, concert and more

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Skatepark party features giveaways, concert and more
The Bricks and SPoT Ybor are having a party and you’re invited.

Military families treated to free day at museum

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Military families treated to free day at museum
Sunday, Sept. 14 is Military Appreciation Day at the Tampa Museum of Art.

Free doughnuts for first 100 at Perk’s Donut Bar

Published:   |   Updated: September 5, 2014 at 11:58 AM

Free doughnuts for first 100 at Perk’s Donut Bar There’s a new source to satisfy your sweet tooth in South Tampa.

‘First Saturday’ event includes low-cost adoptions

Published:   |   Updated: September 5, 2014 at 11:23 AM

‘First Saturday’ event includes low-cost adoptions
Hillsborough County Pet Resources is hosting a special adoption event this weekend with discounted fees and opportunities to win prizes.

Free cheeseburger for online fans of Burger21

Published:   |   Updated: September 5, 2014 at 10:42 AM

Free cheeseburger for online fans of Burger21  Planning on celebrating National Cheeseburger Day next week?