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Monday, Feb 08, 2016

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 ‘Classic Carol’ at Chicken Salad Chick on Thursday

Published:   |   Updated: January 27, 2016 at 09:02 AM

Free ‘Classic Carol’ at Chicken Salad Chick on Thursday
To celebrate their 8th birthday, the Tampa Chicken Salad Chick restaurant will be giving away a scoop of their signature recipe on Thursday, Jan. 28.

Free yoga class at downtown fresh market Sunday

Published:   |   Updated: January 26, 2016 at 09:34 AM

Free yoga class at downtown fresh market Sunday 
Those looking to turn over a healthy leaf for the new year can join a yoga class for free at a new urban fresh market.

Museum’s teen program challenges curious minds

Published:   |   Updated: January 26, 2016 at 08:42 AM

Museum’s teen program challenges curious minds 
Middle school kids with inquiring minds can explore theatrical, artistic and science skills to solve challenges at some upcoming South Florida Museum events.

Baskin Robbins celebrates Jan. 31 with discounted scoops

Published:   |   Updated: January 25, 2016 at 01:33 PM

Baskin Robbins celebrates Jan. 31 with discounted scoops
Baskin Robbins ice cream shops have a favorite number and that number is 31.

HART will get you to Gasparilla for just a few dubloons

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HART will get you to Gasparilla for just a few dubloons
Going to Saturday’s Gasparilla Pirate Invasion and Parade? Invest a few dollars in HART transit to save yourself time and aggravation.

Safety Harbor Nerf Night is cheap family fun

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Safety Harbor Nerf Night is cheap family fun
Families can get out some pent-up aggression and blast each other in a good ol’ fashioned Nerf fight when they visit the Safety Harbor Community Center on Friday.

Discount froyo on Sunday and Monday

Published:   |   Updated: January 22, 2016 at 09:18 AM

Discount froyo on Sunday and Monday
Even in wet and yucky winter weather, froyo still hits the spot.

Free Quest protein bars while supplies last

Published:   |   Updated: January 21, 2016 at 12:47 PM

Free Quest protein bars while supplies last
For a limited time, sample the new recipe of Quest nutrition bars for free.

Free Publix rotisserie chicken when you purchase qualifying items

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Free Publix rotisserie chicken when you purchase qualifying items
This week at Publix will yield more opportunities than usual for savings in your grocery cart.

Special needs screening of ‘Kung Fu Panda’ on calendar at Studio Movie Grill

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Special needs screening of ‘Kung Fu Panda’ on calendar at Studio Movie Grill
Children with special needs and their siblings can enjoy a special screening of new release “Kung Fu Panda,” when they visit Studio Movie Grill in February.