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Friday, Aug 01, 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.

Shred-A-Thon to benefit Cystic Fibrosis fundraiser

Published:   |   Updated: July 28, 2014 at 09:41 AM

Shred-A-Thon to benefit Cystic Fibrosis fundraiser Dispose of sensitive papers while saving money and helping a worthy cause at the Aug. 9 Shred-A-Thon to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Donate blood, get dinner and a movie

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Donate blood, get dinner and a movie
When you’re a hero, you deserve dinner and a movie.

Take a bite out of Aquarium kids’ tickets during Shark Week

Published:   |   Updated: July 25, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Take a bite out of Aquarium kids’ tickets during Shark Week
Kids can score discount Florida Aquarium admission when they dress the part during Shark Week.

Adoption fees waived Saturday at Pasco Animal Services

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Adoption fees waived Saturday at Pasco Animal Services
For one day only, the Pasco County Animal Shelter is having a free adoption event at the Land O’Lakes location.

Food prices, tickets rolled back at Tampa Bay Storm fan appreciation event

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Food prices, tickets rolled back at Tampa Bay Storm fan appreciation event
The Tampa Bay Storm are hosting “Fan Appreciation Night” this Saturday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m.

Ride the rails at Largo Central Park Railroad

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Ride the rails at Largo Central Park Railroad
Coming soon - mini train weekend at Largo Central Park!

Donate diapers, see Steve Hytner in stand-up show

Published:   |   Updated: July 24, 2014 at 09:32 AM

Donate diapers, see Steve Hytner in stand-up show Side Splitters comedy patrons can catch a free Steve Hytner (you may remember him as Kenny Bania from “Seinfeld”) show this week when they donate baby items or school supplies to Metropolitan Ministries. ...

Discount admission featured at Saturday military museum event

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Discount admission featured at Saturday military museum event
The Armed Forces History Museum in Largo is presenting a “Ride Through History” this Saturday, July 26.

Free massage for law enforcement during July

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Free massage for law enforcement during July
Ideal Massage & Spa of Wesley Chapel wants to say “Thank you” to law enforcement the best way that they know how - with a free massage.

First in line at Dollar General opening to score gift cards

Published:   |   Updated: July 22, 2014 at 11:33 AM

First in line at Dollar General opening to score gift cards
Dollar General will be celebrating the grand opening of its newest Pinellas location in Gulfport on Saturday, July 26.