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Deals of the Week

Deals of the Week

by Terri Gruca

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Posted on March 5, 2013 at 10:05 PM

Updated Wednesday, Mar 6 at 4:04 PM

This week you'll find lots of free events at SXSW, some family fun and shopping savings. Enjoy! 


There are a bunch of free events you can take advantage of during SXSW weather you have a badge or not, starting with three free nights of concerts at Auditorium Shores starting March 14th.

Even if you don't plan to go to any of the concerts you can enjoy some of the music free thanks to 100 mp3s free thanks to KUT.

Check it out the full list of free events here

Then be sure to visit our KVUE SXSW page here.

Free Fun in Austin.com has put together a great guide to help your family enjoy SXSW. Check it out here.

Family Fun

The Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo kicks off Friday, March 8th with Open the Chutes Day. That means $1 carnival rides(starting at 3pm), western showdowns, and lots of family friendly fun in Kidstown. (Be sure to check out the Rodeo web site for more details).

Check out these 52 free apps for kids courtesy of Disney.

Car seat safety check

The Williamson County EMS and Texans In Motion at Scott & White Healthcare are hosting a car seat inspection (by appointment) on Thursday, March 28 from 10:00am - 1:00pm.  The event will be held at the Scott & White Healthcare Clinic located at 425 University Blvd. in Round Rock.  Participants can make an appointment by calling the Williamson County EMS at (512) 943-1264

Travel Deals

Southwest Airlines is having a big sale. Some fares as low as $59 one way. Most of the fares from Austin are more expensive than that, for example to Denver for $106 one way, to LA for

On line savings

The deal experts at Offers.com have rounded up this week's best savings including athletic wear, travel gear, starbucks discounts and more! Thanks Shermayne.

Nike.com Coupon Code

Up to 40% off + Extra 20% off Clearance Items

Expires 3/7/13


Magzines.com Coupon Code

Up to 80% off Popular Magazine Subscriptions + Extra $5 off Purchase

Expires 3/31/13


Starbucks Store

Free $5 Gift Card w/ Loyalty Program Sign-Up



eBags Deal

76% off Nautica Fleet 21" Wheeled Carry On

Expires 3/7/13


Tiger Direct Deal

$300 off LG LED 47" 3D HDTV w/ Soundbar & 3D Glasses + Free Shipping

Expires 3/16/13


BookIt Deal

99 Hour Half Price All Inclusive Sale - Limited Time

Expires 3/8/13

Week of savings 

The BeFrugal.com team has a bunch of great deals for you this week. Thanks Jen for the tips!

Starbucks freebie: Free $5 bonus when you register a Starbucks card. See offer for details. Expires: 3/14

·         Krispy Kreme freebie: Free donut when you purchase milk. Expires 4/21

·         Teavana coupon: Free Cup Of Tea, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/31

Sears coupon: Free 10x13 Wall Portrait W/ Color Photo Effects, No session fee - $64.98 value. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/10

·         Office Depot coupon: Free $10 Card By Mail w/ H&R Block Deluxe Order. Expires: 3/9

·         Office Depot coupon: Free Gift W/ $75+ Order, Choose from a 16GB Flash Drive, Laptop Sleeve, or Twizzlers. See offer for details. Expires: 3/9

·         OfficeMax coupon: Free iPad Speaker Dock w/ $175+ Order, Plus free shipping. Expires: 3/9

·         Target coupon: Free $25 Target Card w/ iPod Touch 32GB. Expires: 3/9

·         SpaFinder coupon: Buy 1 $25 gift card, get 1 free for Wellness Week. Expires 3/17

Elizabeth Arden coupon: Free 9-Pc Gift With $50+ Order, Plus free shipping. Expires: 3/28