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Sunday, Mar 01, 2015

Free and Cheap

A deals blog by Janine Dorsey

Janine Dorsey loves to save money: it doesnít matter if itís hers or someone elseís. She rounds up all the best deals and freebies to be found in the Tampa Bay area - †in shopping, dining, entertainment and more Ė to help you save, too.

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?

Shred for free at Wesley Chapel event

Published:   |   Updated: February 20, 2015 at 10:38 AM

Shred for free at Wesley Chapel event
It may feel like winter outside, but it is still time for some spring cleaning. Gather up those boxes of papers because there is another free shredding event on the calendar for next week.

Spring baseball is cheap family fun at Clearwater Threshers games

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Spring baseball is cheap family fun at Clearwater Threshers games
Entertain your whole family with just a fistful of dollars when you take in a Clearwater Threshers spring baseball game.

Kids can build free ‘Monster Truck’ at workshop

Published:   |   Updated: February 19, 2015 at 01:43 PM

Kids can build free ‘Monster Truck’ at workshop
Kids can “build and grow” next weekend when they sign up for a free workshop from Lowes.