This week you'll find plenty of free SXSW fun, ways to avoid SXSW and some retail, tax and dining deals. Enjoy!
Free SXSW events
Looking for all the free stuff to do at SXSW? Be sure to check out this site.
Then be sure to check out the KVUE SXSW page.
This is a great way to get your children interested in science. It s called Weatherfest and it's free at the Bullock Texas State History Museum downtown on Saturday, March 8 from 10am to 3pm. There will be all kinds of weather simulators and science activities including the latest storm-chasing equipment.
Eco Light Garden
One of the coolest events at SXSW for families will cost you nothing. It s the SXSW Eco Light Garden. It opens at Republic Square Park Saturday, March 8 from 7 to midnight. It s essentially an interactive light-filled garden. The pictures show you how much fun you ll have. You ll find more information here.
Those of you looking to avoid SXSW might also appreciate this guide from FreeFunInAustin.com.
Tax Filing Savings
Our good friends at Austin based Offers.com have some great tax filing deals for you. Thanks Amber!
Are you ready for tax season? If you haven t filed yet, there is still time to save. Check out the Offers.com Tax Preparation Center for tax software comparisons and deals.
One Price Taxes
Retail and Dining Deals
Our good friends with BeFrugal.com shared these deals. Thanks Jen!
1.Best Buy Free $25 Gift Card w/ Select Nintendo 3DS XL, Plus free shipping. Expires: 3/9
2.Sunglass Hut Free $20 & $50 Gift Card w/ Sunglasses Order, Full-priced items only. Expires: 3/13
3.Lego Free LEGO Martian Manhunter w/ $75+ Order, Expires: 3/31
4.OfficeMax Free Tote Set With $150+ Order, Expires: 3/8
5.Crabtree & Evelyn Free Tote w/ $40+ English Honey & Peach Blossom, Expires: 3/31
6.Elizabeth Arden Free 14 Day Anti-aging Serum Capsules, With $45+ order. Plus get free shipping. Expires: 3/5
7.Abe's of Maine Free Wall Mount w/ Select TV Purchase Order, Limited time only. Expires: 3/16
8.American Heart Association Shop Free Cookbook With $30+ Order, Expires: 4/30
9.The Sportsman's Guide Free $20 Gift Card When You Join or Renew Membership, Expires: 3/15
10.Jersey Mike's Free Chip & Drink w/ Regular Or Giant Sub Purchase, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/7
12.Krispy Kreme Free Original Glazed Donut On March 9th, Participating locations only. See offer for details. Expires: 3/9