Minneapolis and St. Paul Pocketeers can score free physicals for high-school athletes, free transit to Minneapolis’ art fairs this weekend, and free museum admission with a Bank of America card and more with the latest in local deals.
Your turn: Have your high-school athletes had their physicals yet?
Free Physical Exams for High School Athletes
High-schoolers need physical exams before participating in sports, and Twin Cities Orthopedics wants to help. From 5-8pm on 8/9, athletes can come to Twin Cities Orthopedics in Edina to get a free physical. Those who pre-register by 8/7 for an appointment also qualify to win an iPad, and all of those receiving physicals get a free drawstring bag. (Thanks, Deal Spotter!)
Minneapolis Arts Weekend and Free Metro Transit
This weekend finds not one, not two, but three big art festivals in the Minneapolis area. The Uptown Art Fair, the Powderhorn Art Fair, and the Loring Park Art Festival are all happening this weekend. To help you get around, Metro Transit is offering an ArtPass – just print it to get free transit on selected routes serving the festival areas.
St. Paul Saints Play Day at Midway
St. Paul Saints are hosting a Play Day at Midway on Monday, 8/6, from 10am-2pm. The play day includes on-field activities, a bounce house, Mudonna appearance and more. Tickets are $5 per child, adults are free.
And don’t forget that St. Paul Saints baseball games are a lot of fun, and tend to be much less expensive than other options. For instance, a quick search of their site found $5 tickets to the game on Sunday, 8/12, a game followed by a chance for kids to run the bases and collect autographs, too.
Free Museum Admission for Bank of America Cardholders
Have a Bank of America card? It’s good for one free admission when presented with an ID this weekend, 8/4-8/5, at a handful of local museums – Mill City Museum, Fort Snelling, James J. Hill House and Minnesota History Center. The free admission is part of the Bank of America Museums On Us program.
Toddler Tuesday MOA Birthday Party
This Tuesday, 8/7, Toddler Tuesdays at the Mall of America features Nickelodeon character appearances, party favors and more for an MOA 20th birthday celebration. Check out the fun in the Rotunda from 10am-noon.
*More Dates Added* Roman Holiday Discount at The Guthrie
We mentioned this earlier in the week, but the Guthrie has added more discount show dates. Save 50% on select performances of Roman Holiday at The Guthrie when you call the box office at 612.377.2224 and ask for the H13 offer. Tickets will be $17.50-$31 (regular price $35-$62).
Paws on Grand
This Sunday is the annual Paws on Grand event on St. Paul’s Grand Avenue. Bring your four-legged friend between 11am-5pm to treat him/her to a dog wash, get a doggie photo taken, enjoy discounts at area stores, and more.
*Today Only* Discount Comedy Improv Tickets
Today only, Goldstar is offering discount comedy improv tickets to shows at Ol’ Mexico Restaurante in Roseville. They advertise the tickets as “free,” but there is a $3.50 service fee (regular price $10).
Feel free to contact us if you know of any other local coupons, deals and events available to readers in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.