This week you’ll find lots of great deals for families. Thanks for all the tips! Remember if you spot a deal send me an e-mail so I can mention it here.
Cirque du Soleil discount tickets
If you love those Cirque du Soleil shows you may want to take advantage of this discount. Go here to get group rate prices at the Cedar Park Center using the code ACVB in all caps. The offer is good through March 20th.
Manuel’s is also offering free nachos with the purchase of any entrée at either restaurant location in Austin. Remember you’ll find more terrific Austin deals on the Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau by joining the Insider's Club.
Free baseball clinic for kids
This is one of my favorite spring time events and it’s terrific for kids. Phil Niekro, Brooks Robinson and Harmon Killebrew have taken time to participate in the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Legends for Youth Clinic Series.
They are held at major league baseball parks across the country. It’s free for kids but you need to register ahead of time. The first one in Houston comes up April 16th.
Free Wine and Dark Chocolate tasting
Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is hosting a free Red Wine & Dark Chocolate Tasting this Sunday, February 20th from 3-5 with Cardiologist, Dr. Carl Carlino. It's a good way to learn about heart health and take advantage of the antioxidants that help so much. You need to register here. Thanks to Dana for the tip!
You’ll find lots of fitness deals this week on Yollar.com. If you haven’t checked this out, it’s KVUE’s parent company, the Belo corporation, new social group deal site. You’ll find lots of great deals that change daily and they’re local.
Organic Chicken Deal
This Friday, Feb 18, bird is the word! For one day only, Whole Foods Market nationwide will have organic whole chickens on sale for $1.69/pound. Thanks Elizabeth for the tip!
Swap kid clothing and toys
As many of you may have heard I’m expecting. So I’m constantly looking for ways to save some money. Thought you might want to check out the Thred Up web site. This is a place where parents all across the country can swap clothing and toys. You can search the selection to see the sizes and products available. Each box costs $5 plus shipping, which tends to run $10.95. New members only have to pay $10.95 for shipping, their first box is free.
Southwest Airlines is offering some terrific spring break fares. You can travel between April 2nd through May 21st. You can’t travel Fridays or Sundays and there are blackout dates of April 21st through the 25th. You’ll find airfare from Austin to Orange County for $124 one way.