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Deals of the week

Deals of the week

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by Terri Gruca

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Posted on August 3, 2010 at 11:00 PM

Updated Wednesday, Aug 4 at 9:48 AM

This week you'll find some amazing deals including a free spa day, free boot camp and some free food. Thanks to everyone who's been sending tips. Remember if you spot a deal send me an e-mail.

Free spa day

For the third year in a row Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is providing a free Healthy Woman Spa day this Saturday, August 7th from 10am to 1pm. Enjoy free massage therapy, organic spray tanning, face therapies, manicures and pedicures and smoothies. No registration required. Thanks Dana for the tip!

Free boot camp

If you’re ready for a workout boost check out the free boot camp put on by ATX Boot Camp Living at Auditorium Shores this Saturday, August 7th at 9am. Just bring a towel, bottle of water and a mat. Thanks Shaula for the tip! 

Free Lego mini model

Each month Lego stores give away free mini models. This month’s giveaway is a seagull. So children between the ages of 6 and 14 can get a free model while supplies last. The giveaway started yesterday, August 3rd. Find a Lego store near you here.

It also just so happens the Lego store at Barton Creek Mall just opened. It’s celebrating its grand opening in Austin this weekend from August 6th - 8th. This weekend your children can also help build an 8 foot tall Buzz Lightyear out of Lego bricks.

Free kids meal

IKEA is once again offering free kid meals through Sunday, August 15th. No adult purchase necessary. Go here to find a location near you.

IHOP is offering a free kid’s meal with each adult purchase from 4pm to 10pm throughout the month of August. Thanks Susan for the tip!

Free lunch kit

Toys ‘R Us is having some back to school deals. Here’s a sampling of what you can get starting this weekend:

  • FREE Lunch Kit (up to a $9.99 value) with the purchase of any backpack priced at $12.99 or more. (excludes Adidas and Twilight)
  • Sunday, August 8 through Saturday, August 14th -- Buy One Get One FREE on ALL Crayola Crayons, pencils, markets, paint, dry erase, Color Wonder and Color Explosion 
  • FREE Crayola Color Surge Deluxe Set with any Crayola Purchase of $9.99 or more

Thanks Linda for the tip!

Family fun adventures

REI has a great way to help get your children moving the rest of the summer. With the family adventure journal you can find local trails near your home and then keep track of which ones you tackle. Plus you can earn a certificate for any trail you complete.

Travel Deals

You have until Thursday, August 4th to book some incredible airfare deals through Southwest Airlines. You’ll find airfare as low as $49 one way from some cities. The deals are good for travel from September 7th through December 14th.