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Sunday, Feb 07, 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.

Three free bagels at Bruegger’s on Thursday

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Three free bagels at Bruegger’s on Thursday
Bruegger’s Bagels is celebrating 33 years in business and gifting customers for the milestone.

Heroes get in free on opening day at Florida State Fair

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Heroes get in free on opening day at Florida State Fair
It’s that time of year again: The 112th Florida State Fair is scheduled for Feb. 4 through Feb. 15.

‘Daniel Tiger’ to appear at Glazer free admission event

Published:   |   Updated: January 29, 2016 at 08:31 AM

‘Daniel Tiger’ to appear at Glazer free admission event
Kids and adults are all admitted free on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at the Glazer Children’s Museum when they visit from 2 - 7 p.m.

Family event at local store to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children

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Family event at local store to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children
This weekend, Learning Express Toys is hosting a two-day family fun event to raise money for Shriners Hospitals for Children.

Free tax prep assistance from AARP

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Free tax prep assistance from AARP
The American Association of Retired Persons is hosting free tax preparation assistance through tax season at the Safety Harbor Public Library’s meeting room.

‘Beat the Heat’ during February with HSTB’s discount spaying surgeries

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‘Beat the Heat’ during February with HSTB’s discount spaying surgeries
Without intervention, a cat can have kittens up to three times a year, resulting in many unwanted pets in a lifetime.

BOGO burritos at Moe’s

Published:   |   Updated: January 27, 2016 at 01:10 PM

BOGO burritos at Moe’s
For a limited time, treat a friend to a free burrito without breaking the bank.

Score an Uber voucher for Gasparilla ride home

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Score an Uber voucher for Gasparilla ride home 
Responsible pirates and wenches can lock in a cheap sober ride home from this Saturday's drunken Gasparilla festivities when they register to get a $20 Uber voucher courtesy of Captain Morgan rum. ...

Free froyo at Menchie’s

Published:   |   Updated: January 27, 2016 at 10:37 AM

Free froyo at Menchie’s
On Monday, Feb. 1, Menchie’s is celebrating ‘National Frozen Yogurt Day’ with a gift for all guests.

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.