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Deals of the Week

by Terri Gruca

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Posted on August 30, 2011 at 11:07 PM

This week you'll find some terrific Labor Day deals for the entire family. Enjoy!

Movie deals
The final free Dive-in Movie Night at the Four Seasons Hotel Austin pool will be on Saturday, September 3 at 8:45 p.m. Head to the pool to see Despicable Me. The movie is free for anyone who would like to attend. You do not need to be a hotel guest. Popcorn will be available for $3 per bag. The hotel is located at 98 San Jacinto Boulevard. For more information call (512) 478-4500. 
Thanks to Heidi at Free Fun in Austin.com for the reminder.
Each summer the Paramount Theater hosts a classic movie summer festival. It wraps up this weekend with the classic “Gone with the Wind”. It costs $9 to get in. This is a great way to enjoy some of the classics.
Music deals
Here’s another great deal for parents. Amazon has a bunch of Sesame Street songs for you to download free. They include “Wheels on the bus” and “Let’s go Tubing”. You’re sure to be a hit with your kids with these songs on your iPod or mp3 player.
You can also download five super silly songs by VeggieTales.
More kid deals
Energy Star has a really cool Dr. Seuss activity book you can download free. It’s recommend for kids K through second grade. The book is titled “Join the Lorax and help protect the earth from global warming.”
This weekend IKEA is offering a bunch of freebies for Labor Day Weekend (Saturday, September 3rd through Monday, September 5th) including free kid meals. You can win frozen yogurts for the entire family with a scavenger hunt and more.There will also be Daily Offers each day for full information see IKEA Round Rock website. Thanks Cecilia for the tip! 
Food Deals
Just in time for Labor Day weekend, Whole Foods is putting its grass-fed beef for $4.99 a pound Friday, September 2. It’s a one-day sale. Thanks Kimberly for the tip!
Maggiano’s has an incredible deal right now. Choose any appetizer or flat bread or two side salads, two classic pastas and a dessert and get two pasta dishes to take home all for $39.95.
Restaurant.com is offering 80 percent off through today, Wednesday, August 31st on all gift certificates. Just use the coupon code TASTY before you check out. This is typically the best deal offered and there are lots of new Austin restaurants on the list.
Chick Fil-A is giving away free breakfast from September 6 through the 11th but you’ve got to reserve your spot now. I signed up this week and there were still thousands of spots left. Click here to do it.
Tiff’s Treats is offering 10 percent off any order over $10 just use the online promotion code of 10P10 through September 4th.