Frugal Family Fun

What’s Free in Cincinnati Today?

by Katie on September 3, 2015

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Are you looking for something fun to do today?  Check out these free events happening in the Tri-State today:

Bedknobs Broomsticks & Baristas – Come out to Washington Park to enjoy a variety of free kid-friendly activities and coffee from Urbana Cafe.  This event will take place on Thursday, September 3rd from 9-11 a.m.

Storytime in the Park – Adults and children alike are invited to the Boone County Arboretum at Central Park to enjoy fun stories and a cool activity.  This event will take place from 10-11 a.m.

Story Time at the Blue Manatee – The Blue Manatee is featuring story time with Miss Alicia from 10-10:30 a.m.  This event is best suited for children ages 2 and up.

Bootcamp Fitness Class – Free Fitness 4U is presenting a Bootcamp Fitness Class at Rockdale Academy from 5:30-6:30 p.m.  The goal of this class is to promote fun, group exercise that the entire family can enjoy.

Groovin’ on the Green Concert – Enjoy the Groovin’ on the Green Concert at Fairfield’s Village Green Park.  The concert will begin at 7 p.m. and will feature Thunderbay.

Shakespeare in the Park – The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will present “Romeo and Juliet” at RiversEdge Park at 7 p.m.  Guests are encouraged to bring lawn blankets and/or chairs.

Cheviot Slow Ride – Calling all bicycle enthusiasts!  The Cheviot Slow Ride is a bicycle meet-up group that gets together once a month, and is open to all riders.  Riders can participate in a 4-mile loop, lasting approximately 30 minutes.

Salsa on the Square – Fountain Square is featuring free salsa dancing every Thursday from 7-10 p.m. through September 18th.  Participants will enjoy a variety of salsa bands as well as tips from instructors who will help teach basic salsa steps.

Bandstand Bluegrass – Another event at Washington Park!  Enjoy the free Thursday night Bluegrass concerts at Washington Park from 7-10 p.m.  This week will feature the Jaclyn Monroe Band.

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Family 4-Pack to Country Pumpkins for $18

by Katie on September 1, 2015

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Nothing says fall like hayrides, pumpkin patches, and corn mazes…all of which you’ll find at Country Pumpkins!  For just $18, Cincysavers is offering a Family 4-Pack to Country Pumpkins.

With this package, you’ll receive:

  • 4 admissions to Country Pumpkins
  • 4 admissions to the hayride
  • 4 admission to the corn maze
  • $6 credit towards pumpkins, squash, or gourds

There’s so much to do at Country Pumpkins like their free petting zoo, kiddie corn maze, corn box, straw bale maze and play area! Plus, the four-acre corn maze features a different themed design each year as well.

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Dollar Days at Kings Island (September 5th-7th)

by Katie on September 1, 2015

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Dollar Days are returning to Kings Island on September 5th-7th.  Guests can enjoy a variety of food items for just $1 each:

  • Hot Dogs
  • Pizza Slices
  •  Blue Ice cream
  • Cotton Candy
  • Soft Drinks
  • Sweet Spot Treats (chocolate dipped Oreos, pretzel rods, marshmallow lollipops)

Several games will be priced at $1 each as well:

  • Rope Ladder
  • Plate Breaker
  • Bowler Roller
  • Ring Toss
  • Short Range

I foresee an ice cream splurge in my very near future!

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Beginning with the 2015-2016 school year, 4th graders and their families will receive free admission to America’s national parks, federal lands, and waters.  Made possible by the National Park Service and National Park Foundation, the objective of this initiative is to introduce kids to outdoor recreation.

Students will need to sign up online starting on September 1st, and they’ll receive a voucher that grants entrance to the student as well as a carload of passengers to federal recreation areas for one year.

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The WEB: Family Fun Pack for $36

by Katie on August 27, 2015

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Are you looking for something fun and reasonably priced to do this weekend?  You can beat the heat by hitting The WEB instead!

Cincysavers is featuring a Family Fun Pack to The WEB for $36.  Valued at $74, this package includes:

  • 4 premium passes for laser tag or go-karts
  • 4 standard passes for mini-golf or mini-bowling
  • 40 game credits

If you have a larger family or group planning to visit The WEB, you can also purchase the Family Frenzy Package for $69 which includes:

  • 8 premium passes for laser tag or go-karts
  • 8 standard passes for mini-golf or mini-bowling
  • 80 game credits

Both of these packages are valid through November 22nd.

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Receive free admittance into the 408 National Parks on August 25th in honor of the National Park Service Birthday.  Be sure to check out the National Park Service site for park locations.

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Are you looking for an inexpensive idea for your next date night or girls/guys night out?  If so, Cincysavers has a hot deal available this morning.

Purchase a $50 gift certificate to Riverfront Pizza & Sports Bar for just $25.  Whether you’re a fan of cheese pizza or enjoy your pizza covered with your favorite toppings, Riverfront Pizza is a made-to-order pizzeria.

If you’re not in a pizza mood, you can choose from their selection of hoagies, chicken, pasta, salads, and sides.  Plus, with their newly expanded sports bar area, you can relax while you eat and enjoy your favorite sports team on the big screen.

This certificate is valid through February 21st.  

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