March 27, 2015
Welch’s Fruit Snacks
Get a free box of Welch’s Fruit Snacks at Dollar Tree when you use a $1 off Welch’s coupon that you can print from home. To get the $1 off coupon you needÃ‚ to join Welch’s free email list via their Facebook page, then share the coupon with a friend via email, Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest.
Free Paper Shredding
Redeem the free 5 pounds of shredding coupon found on this pageÃ‚ to get up to five pounds of paper shredded for free at any Staples store. Staples has locations in Minnetonka, Roseville, Bloomington, Woodbury, Apple Valley and Rochester.
Free Gardening Classes by Master Gardeners
Master Gardeners are teaching a variety of free classes at area libraries over the next few weeks. Topics vary by session, but include things like organic and chemical fertilizers, cool- and warm-season vegetables, mulching, composting, insect and disease control and more. To find all the upcoming classes search the MELSA Datebook using keyword “garden.” Classes this coming week include:
- Advanced Vegetable Gardening at Southdale Library on Saturday 3/28 at 10am
- Growing Fruit Trees at Waconia Library on Monday 3/30 at 6:30 pm
- Garden Design at Prior Lake Library on Monday 3/30 at 6:30 pm
March 20, 2015
Maple Syrup Event
Take the family to see first-hand how maple syrup is made. Eastman Nature Center is offering a free Sap to Syrup event on Sunday afternoon from 1-4 pm. You will see how a maple tree is tapped, how sap is collected and cooked over a fire, then be able to taste the final product. This is a free drop-in event with no registration required. Eastman Nature Center is part of the Elm Creek Park Reserve and is located just outside of Maple Grove.
Free Cheese Fondue
The Melting Pot is giving its Melting Pot Club Fondue members free cheese fondue in early April. We mention it now because you need to join the free Club Fondue Ã‚ before March 30 in order to receive your coupon for the free fondue. Coupon will be emailed in early April and is redeemable between April 6 and 9, by reservation only. Sign up for the free Club Fondue here.
Butterfly Garden Starter Kit
The National Wildlife Federation will mail you a free monarch butterfly starter kit after you upload a photo of yourself or your child making the American Sign Language sign for butterfly. You can upload your photo here on the National Wildlife Federation website, where you will also provide your mailing address.
Screening of “American Odyssey”
This Wednesday, March 25 see a free premier of “American Odyssey” at Showplace ICON in St. Louis Park at 7:30 pm. Premier-goers will also receive coupons for free pop and popcorn. Although this event is free you need to reserve tickets here. You are encouraged to arrive early as more tickets are distributed than available seats; seating is first come, first serve.
“American Odyssey” is a new NBC show about a unit of American soldiers killed on the order of the U.S. Government. The lone surviving soldier finds herself in the middle of a global cover-up.
March 13, 2015
Free Can of Friskies Cat Food
Get a free can of Friskies newest flavor, Friskies Tasty Treasures Accented with Real Bacon. You complete this form and within 6-8 you will receive a coupon in the mail for your free can of cat food.
Free DQ Cone
Enjoy a free vanilla ice cream cone from Dairy Queen this coming Monday, March 16. Participating locations are giving away free cones all day to celebrate their 75th anniversary. No coupon is needed. Limit 1 free cone per person.
Free Bootcamp Work Out Classes
Enjoy a week of free morning workout classes next week. Lee Hersh of Fit Foodie Finds is leading this Five Day BootcampÃ‚ at 7am each weekday next week in theÃ‚ LululemonÃ‚ store at The Galleria in Edina. Bootcamp classes will include a combo of plyometrics, yoga and endurance work for everyone from beginner to advanced. Bring tennis shoes, water bottle, and killer energy.
March 6, 2015
Free Transformers Movie Download
Download the complete version of the 2007 film Transformers free from Google Play Store. The movie can then be watched from the Google Play app on an Android device or on a computer. This is a $17.99 value.
Free Pet Exam
Your cat or dog can get a free exam from Banfield Pet Hospitals, located inside PetSmart stores. You need to be a new Banfield customer and then complete this form, then print your coupon for the free exam. Free exam includes only the consultation, but not diagnostic tests.
Free Midwest Living Magazine Subscription
Sign up here to receive a free one year subscription to Midwest Living magazine. This is not an auto-renewing offer, but a legitimate one year, no strings attached free subscription. There is nothing to cancel and no credit card information is collected.
Free Christian Audiobook: The Case for the Real Jesus
For the month of March,Ã‚ ChristianAudioÃ‚ offers downloads of the audiobookÃ‚ The Case for the Real JesusÃ‚ by Lee Strobel for free, a $13 value.
February 27, 2015
Free IHOP Pancakes on Tuesday
Tuesday, March 3 is National Pancake Day and IHOP is offering up a free short stack of three buttermilk pancakes. Guests will be offered an opportunity to make a donation to the Children’s Miracle Network, but there’s no obligation. Limit one free stack per guest.
Free Ordway Concerts + Free Metro Transit Ride
On Sunday, March 1 the Ordway is offering a free open house from 11am – 4pm. Metro Transit is offering free rides to and from the event when you complete this quick, two question survey.
At the open house you can enjoy various thirty minute concerts in the new 1,100-seat Concert Hall, take a self-guided tour, check out backstage and enjoy free cookies and coffee. The Concert Hall performance schedule includes:
12:00 p.m. – Broadway Songbook
1:15 p.m. – St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
1:45 p.m. – Project Opera
2:30 p.m. – Broadway Songbook
3:00 p.m. – St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
3:30 p.m. – Ancia Saxophone Quartet
Purchase a 20-count package of Advil Film-Coated Tablets or Caplets by March 1, which is Sunday, and then complete and submit this rebate form to get 100% of your purchase price back, up to $5.00. Although you have to buy the Advil this weekend, you have until March 29 to submit the complete rebate form.
February 20, 2015
Free Family Ice Fishing Event
On Saturday the whole family can go ice fishing for free at Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park in New Prague as part of the Take a Kid Ice Fishing Community Day. The event and all of the fishing equipment is free to use and they will even cut your ice hole for you. You can drop-in anytime between 10am and 2pm. Get directions to Cedar Lake Farm Regional Park here.
Free Online Cake Decorating Classes
Craftsy is offering four free online cake decorating classes. Topics include cake pops, buttercream frosting, fondant techniques, and hand-painted cakes. You can take one or more classes on your own schedule. All Crafsty’s videos are taught by professionals and are shoot in HD. Find the four free classes here.
Free Reese’s Candy
Reese’s will mail you a coupon for a free Reese’s Candy item. To receive your coupon you need to visit their Facebook page and select your five favorite Reese’s candy varieties as your starting lineup, then click on “get your free product” at the bottom of the page. You will be prompted to provide some personal information so the coupon can be mailed to your home. It should arrive in 4-6 weeks.
February 13, 2015
Free Valentine’s Carriage Rides in Stillwater
EnjoyÃ‚ a free carriage ride in StillwaterÃ‚ Saturday, February 14 from 1-4pm. Pick up happens outside The Dock CafÃƒ © on Nelson Street. Although it’s free, you’ll need tickets, which you can get at participating local businesses. This year they are running two carriages to allow more visitors to enjoy the experience.
Free Hot or Iced Coffee at Chick-Fil-A
Through the end of February you can get free coffee at Chick-Fil-A. No coupon is needed and no additional purchase is necessary. You can choose from either a small, 12-ounce hot coffee or a medium, 16-ounce iced coffee. now through the end of February. Limit one free cup per person per visit.
Free Screening of Disney’s “McFarland, USA”
Enjoy a free screening of Disney’s newest film “McFarland, USA” starring Kevin Costner as high school track coach Jim White. The free screening happens on Wednesday, February 18 at 7pm at the Showplace ICON in St. Louis Park. Although it’s free, you will need to reserve seats in advance through this registration form. Ã‚ Limit two tickets per person. Ticketholders should plan to arrive early to secure their seats as the theater is overbooked to ensure full capacity.
Free Ride at Nickolodeon Universe
Get a free ride on any attraction at Nickolodeon Universe when you wear a hockey jersey to the mall next week. Starting on Sunday, February 15 and running through Friday, February 20, MOA guests in a hockey jersey can stop by Level 1, South Guest Services and pick up a pass for a complimentary ride.
An added bonus: hockey fans can enjoy a day of free hockey-themed events at MOA on Sunday, February 15. The day starts with an 11am showing of the movie “Miracle” at the Theatres at MOA (seating is first come, first serve). From 1-4pm you can practice dry-land drills, challenge your friends to a game of air hockey, and visit the Total Hockey equipment booth in the Rotunda.
February 6, 2015
Free Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt
Today is National Frozen Yogurt Day. To celebrate, Menchie’s is giving everyone a free 6-ounce cup of frozen yogurt tonight from 4-8pm. No coupon necessary. Menchie’s has locations in Maple Grove and on Cleveland Avenue in St. Paul.
Free Walker Art Center Admission & Ice Skating
The Walker Art Center is offering free admission today through Sunday to celebrate its 75th anniversary. In addition, there will be art-making activities for the whole family and an outdoor skating rink under the Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture. Bring your own skates if you plan to use the ice. The gallery is open today from 11am-5pm, Saturday from 10am-5pm, and Sunday from 11am-5pm.
Free Kids Haircuts
Kids ages 2 and up can get a free hair cut at the Kids Hair salon in Maple Grove or Edina. The free cuts are will be performed by licensed cosmetologists who are new Kids Hair employees and are being trained on the Kids Hair way to cut. Appointments are available for the Maple Grove location today, Friday 2/6, or at the Edina salon on Tuesday 2/10 or Wednesday 2/11. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment. All appointments are during daytime hours.