This week you'll find lots of movie deals, family fun and Father's Day savings. Enjoy!
During the summer many movie theaters offer discounts for families and kids. So here are a few of the ones to check out:
Each Tuesday through August 20, 2013, Schulman Theaters Lost Pines 8 in Bastrop is hosting their summer Family Film Festival, with $0.50 movies on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. Doors open at 9 a.m. and seating is limited with no reservations. All proceeds benefit the Bastrop Boys & Girls Club. The theater also offers a 12 oz kid's drink and popcorn tub for $3.50.
The 2013 movie schedule:
- June 18 - Rio
- June 25 - Horton Hears a Who
- July 2 - The Smurfs
- July 9 - Hotel Transylvania
- July 16 - Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs
- July 23 - How to Train Your Dragon
- July 30 - Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
- August 6 - Rango
- August 13 - Monsters vs Aliens
- August 20 - Puss in Boots
For more information, visit the Schulman Theaters Lost Pines 8 website.
Check out the other summer movie deals our good friends at Free Fun in Austin.com put together.
Sunday, June 16th from 6 to 8pm the Austin Symphonic Band celebrates your Dad with its annual concert at the Zilker Hillside Theatre. Marches, patriotic melodies, and other familiar works are the order of the day - selections that will have your Dad's toe tappin' - as well as your own! Bring a picnic basket and spread out a blanket under the Pecan trees at the Hillside Theatre.
93.3 KGSR's Unplugged at the Grove kicked-off its 20th Anniversary season last Thursday. This week, Thursday, June 13th you can enjoy the music of the Trishas.
Remember every Thursday through September 19th you can visit Shady Grove on Barton Springs Road. The live music begins at 8 p.m. For more information and schedule updates, visit the KGSR website or the Unplugged at the Grove Facebook page. You can also text "grove" to 43981 to join the Unplugged at the Grove Alerts Club.
This Wednesday June 12th you can enjoy an Austin summer tradition out at Zilker Park. The free KGSR’s Blues on the Green concert this week includes the music of the Wheeler Brothers with the Whiskey Sisters. And if you miss this week, remember the concerts take place every other Wednesday. You can get more information too by texting "BLUES" to 29217 to get access to exclusive contests.
Chili’s is giving free flatbread to anyone who signs up for their email club. Thanks Heather for the tip!
The below deals were sent to us by our friends at BeFrugal.com. Thanks.
1. Arby's, Free Small Drink & Curly Fries, With the purchase of a Market Fresh sandwich or wrap. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/11.
2. Waffle House, Free Side of Bacon Or Sausage w/ 2 Egg Breakfast, Monday-Friday at participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/17.
3. Bath & Body Works, Free Signature Item With $10+ Order, Expires: 6/11.
4. Lowe's, Free Briquettes W/ Kingsford 2-Pack Charcoal, Expires: 6/17.
Free fishing classes
Texas Parks & Wildlife is hosting free fishing classes to help encourage kids to spend more time outdoors. The program called “Go Fish” teaches the basics through fun, hands-on activities. All the equipment is provided. The kids also have a chance to win some prizes. Learn more about the program here.
To see a list of the upcoming locations go here.
Free car seat safety checks
Texans in Motion at Scott & White are offering free car seat safety checks throughout the month of June. You’ll find the dates and locations below. With some of them you will need to call to schedule an appointment.
- 06/12/13 - Baby Earth; 9am – 12pm ; 106 E. Old Settlers Blvd., Round Rock – 78664 ; (512) 600-7050
- 06/18/13- Manor Fire Station; 3pm -6pm ; 405 W. Parsons, Manor - 78653 ; (512) 336-3423
- 06/19/13 - Marble Falls EMS Station ; 9am – 12pm ; 609 Industrial Blvd., Marble Falls - 78654 ; (830) 693-7277
- 06/20/13 - Luling EMS Station; 3pm – 6pm ; 685 S. Hackberry St., Luling – 78648 ; (830) 875-7038
- 06/28/13 - Blanco Volunteer EMS Station; 12pm – 2pm ; 607 Chandler St., Blanco – 78606; (512) 336-3423
Father’s Day Savings
Remember Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 16th. Our friends at Free Fun in Austin.com have a terrific list of Father’s Day freebies, deals and activities.
- Meijer Deal, 52% off Coleman Grill & Cooler Bundle, Was $104.99 - Now Only $49.99
- Lowes Deal, 47% off DeWalt 18V Cordless Drill/Driver Kit + Free Store Pickup, Was $189- now Only $99
- eBay Deal, 43% off 2012 Wilson Ultra Men's Golf Club Set + Free Shipping, Was $299.95 - Now only $169.99
- Ashford Deal, Up to 73% off Men's Watches - Father's Day Special
- Sears Deal, $155 off Kenmore 4 Burner Gas Grill w/Oven, Was $499.99 - Now Only $344.99
Below are the great dealsour friends at BeFrugal.com found for us. Thanks Jen!
- Buca Di Beppo, Free Cannoli For Dad On Father's Day, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/16.
- Burger King, Free $5 eGift w/ $20+ Gift Card Purchase, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/17.
- Shoney's, Free Hot Fudge Cake For Dad On Father's Day, Valid June 16th with the purchase of an adult meal or entree. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/16,
- Spaghetti Warehouse, Free Lasagne Or Spaghetti For Dad On Father's Day, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 6/16.