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Tuesday, Jan 27, 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.

Try ‘montaditos’ for free on opening day of new Wesley Chapel restaurant

Published:   |   Updated: January 21, 2015 at 12:29 PM

Try ‘montaditos’ for free on opening day of new Wesley Chapel restaurant
There’s a new flavor in town when it comes to fast-casual dining.

Free smoothies at Xtreme Juice on Saturday

Published:   |   Updated: January 21, 2015 at 10:37 AM

Free smoothies at Xtreme Juice on Saturday
Customers can enjoy a free 8 oz. Peanut Butter Whirl smoothie when they visit South Tampa’s Xtreme Juice on Saturday, Jan. 24.

BOGO salon services when you visit Remington College

Published:   |   Updated: January 19, 2015 at 03:48 PM

BOGO salon services when you visit Remington College  You already know you can save a bundle when you get salon services at your local beauty school.

Be among the first at Chick-fil-A opening, win meals for a year

Published:   |   Updated: January 19, 2015 at 01:23 PM

Be among the first at Chick-fil-A opening, win meals for a year The grand opening for the highly anticipated 3678 W. Gandy Blvd. Chick-fil-A location in South Tampa is set for 6 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5.

Score on game day with double the tenders for free

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Score on game day with double the tenders for free
Gearing up for the big game?

Discounts available for Bay Area Renaissance Fest

Published:   |   Updated: January 19, 2015 at 09:48 AM

Discounts available for Bay Area Renaissance Fest Planning on attending this year’s Bay Area Renaissance Fest?

See ‘Book of Mormon’ for just $31

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See ‘Book of Mormon’ for just $31
The wildly popular “Book of Mormon” returns to the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts for its second go-around on Tuesday, Jan. 20, running through Feb. 1.

Take a free 5k walk in the park

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Take a free 5k walk in the park
Got a new year’s fitness goal?

Visit national parks for free on MLK Day

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Visit national parks for free on MLK Day
To honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., all U.S. national parks will offer free admission on Monday, Jan. 19.

See free film at Tampa Theatre

Published:   |   Updated: January 15, 2015 at 11:29 AM

See free film at Tampa Theatre 
Watch a free screening of a 2014 documentary about America’s child welfare system when you visit Tampa Theatre on Wednesday, Jan. 28.