This week you'll find all kinds of Easter Egg Hunts, spring cleaning savings and tons of local deals. Thanks for all the tips! Remember if you've got a tip, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Easter Egg Hunts
Many communities across Central Texas are hosting Easter Egg Hunts again this week and this weekend. Here are a few of them:
The Huston-Tillotson University Campus is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt Thursday, March 28th at 4pm. Children of all ages are invited to hunt for the thousands of eggs. The Easter egg hunt features a $500 scholarship prize egg, prize eggs for school supplies and gift certificates, and eggs with candy and coins. Children will gather in the Mary E. Branch Gymnasium for a brief meaning of Easter story time before joining their age groups and beginning the hunt. In case of rain, the hunt will be held on Monday, April 1 at 4 p.m.
The Allen R. Baca Center in Round Rock, TX is hosting its 5th Annual Senior Citizen Easter Egg Hunt (301 W. Bagdad, Round Rock, TX) on Good Friday, March 29, 2013, starting promptly at 10:30am. Free Admission, food, beverages & music to all Senior Citizens. Prizes include gift cards, money, and coupons from local businesses of the community.
Love this idea, at Old Settlers Park Round Rock, TX on Thursday, Mar 28 6:45p to 9:30p bring your flashlight and take part in the Flashlight Egg Hunt. This hunt does cost ($4 to $5). Afterwards you can watch the movie Madagascar. Tickets for this event are PRE-SALE ONLY!
Bring your basket to hunt for candy, prizes and goodies at Elizabeth M. Milburn Park Cedar Park, TX Sunday, Mar 24 2:00p. Photos with the bunny until 2:45 pm (bring your own camera). Enjoy jumping in the inflatable and train rides. There will also be face painting for a fee. The egg hunt is for ages 12 and under. For more information contact (512) 401-5500.
The Downtown Georgetown Association is hosting an Egg-venture this Saturday, March 30th from 9am to 4pm on the courthouse lawn. Infants to 2 years will hunt eggs from 10am to 11am, 3 to 4 years from noon to 1pm and 5 to 6 year olds from 2 to 3pm.
Remember Free Fun in Austin.com has an even bigger list of Egg Hunts and other fun adventures for your family every week here.
The Quarries Church, is hosting an Easter egg hunt open to the community on Saturday March 30 from 4-6 p.m. There will be games and activities for the whole family, including separate hunts for toddlers, pre-schoolers, and older elementary kids. Food will be available for a nominal charge. For more info about The Quarries Church/its address: http://www.hpbc.org/pages/page.asp?page_id=30686. Thanks Rebekah for the tip!
Free car seat safety inspections
There are still a number of appointments available for the Round Rock Car Seat Inspection taking place this Thursday, March 28 from 10am - 1pm. The event will take place at the Scott & White Clinic located at 425 University Blvd. (located on the corner of University Blvd. and Sunrise Rd.). Appointments can be made with the Williamson County EMS at 512-943-1264. Thanks Sherri for the information!
Tiff’s Treats is offering 10% Off any order over $15.00. Online Promotion Code: M1015
Here is a new list of freebies from BeFrugal. Thanks Jen for the tips!
- Waffle House coupon: Free Bowl Of Oatmeal (no purchase needed), Valid Monday-Friday at participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 4/2 http://wafflehouse.fbmta.com/shared/images/4294967309/4294967309_20130321052057.jpg
- Ben & Jerry’s freebie: April 9th is Free Ice Cream Cone Day (no purchase needed) at Ben & Jerry’s, 4/9 only http://www.benjerry.com/
- California Pizza Kitchen coupon: Free Small Plate w/ Pepsi & SoBe Mixology Order, Must "Like" on Facebook. For a limited time at participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 5/1 https://www.facebook.com/californiapizzakitchen?sk=app_350631275054863
- Papa John's coupon: Free 3-Topping Large Pizza On Future Order, With any $11+ purchase made by 4/8. Use online promo code: HOOPS. Requires Papa Rewards account. Participating locations only. See offer for details., Starts: 3/20/2013, Expires: 4/8 http://view.papajohns-specials.com/?j=fec5107176610074&m=fef41375766c00&ls=fe201d777760037b771d71&l=ff3715717065&s=fe2917797665047f721178&jb=fef4157871620c&ju=fe9017797267047e73&cm_ven=ExactTarget&r=0
- Target coupon: Free $20 Gift Card w/ 32GB Apple iPod Touch or Free $15 Gift Card w/ 16GB Apple iPod Nano, Expires: 3/30 http://r.befrugal.com/?c=1643639
- Chili's coupon: Free Pretzel Sticks Or Sweet Potato Fries, With the purchase of an adult entree. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/28 http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/541352_10151400386603214_2053835856_n.jpg
- Cinemark coupon: Free Small Popcorn, With the purchase of any bottled water, FUZE, or vitaminwater. Must "Like" on Facebook. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/27 https://www.facebook.com/cinemark/app_135089713318701
- Quiznos coupon: Free Chips & Fountain Drink, With the purchase of a Regular or Large Sub, Large Salad, or Large Grilled Flatbread. Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/26 http://www.quiznos.com/Libraries/free-chip-drink-3262013/clu-2002B.sflb.ashx
More Austin deals
Thanks to Kendall for sending me info about these deals!
- BuildASign.com is offering FREE 3'x6' Customized Vinyl Banners. Perfect for upcoming birthdays, graduations, wedding/baby showers, businesses, parties, etc. Use Code: SPRINGBANNER13. Good through Wednesday 3/27
- EasyCanvasPrints.com is offering an 11x14 canvas for only $29.99 + FREE shipping (over 50% savings). Perfect for Mother's Day gifts, wedding or vacation pictures! Good through 3/31
Our good friends at Austin based Offers.com have found some terrific savings to help you clean the inside and outside of your home. Thanks Shermayne for the tips!
Lowes - HOT DEAL!
Was: $99 - Now Only $59.88
Was: $11.48 - Now Only $7.46
Bon Ton Deal
Was: $180 - Now Only $79.99
Was: $399.99 - Now Only $229.99
And even more savings from Irma. Thanks!
Cuppa Austin Coffee Shop: Regular size drinks and smoothies for $1.00.
Cuppa Austin Coffee Shop
9225 W. Parmer Lane
GRAND OPENING SPECIAL
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 only
Regular size drinks and smoothies $1.00