There are 8 frugal family fun activities for this weekend!
Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores - Saturday 9/17 from 11am-3pm Free Demo: ProvoCraft Cricut Machine, 3-5pm Free Demo: Fleece With Flair.
Lakeshore Learning – Saturday 9/17 from 11am-3pm, Free Make-Your-Own Fossil: kids learn about fossils and create their own impression.
Michaels – Saturday 9/17 from 10am-11am Tim Holz Distress Ink Demo (Adult event only). 11am-Noon FREE Make-It Take-It Birthday Card (Adult event only).
Pottery Barn Kids – Saturday 9/17 from 3-5pm, Star Wars Red Carpet Event: celebrate the release of the Stars Wars Saga on Blu-ray. Dress up in your favorite character & bring your camera for photo ops. Plus, enjoy giveaways and a chance to win a Blu-ray box set! Tuesday 9/20 at 10am, Read Along with Curious George: reading and activities for kids. Select stores will have a chance to meet George.
Target – select a city to find free or reduced-price admission to arts and cultural events in your area, sponsored by Target.
Toys R Us – Saturday 9/17 from 12m-2pm LEGO Ninjago Spinjitzu Camp. 9/18-9/25 FREE Pokemon Zoroark Character Download: Bring your Nintendo DS system and your Pokémon Black or Pokémon White Version games to Toys”R”Us to download Zoroark.
Walmart Event Finder – enter your zip code to see what is going on in your area.
National Public Lands Day and Worldwide Day of Play on Saturday 9/24, Free Entrance to over 100 National Parks that usually charge entrance fees!
Museum Day from Smithsonian on Saturday 9/24, Free admission at participating venues with ticket
I recommend calling your local store to confirm participation before you head out.