March 25, 2016
Free Easter Egg hunts
If you’re looking for Easter fun for the kids here are a couple of great options:
- On Good Friday, check out the Flashlight Egg Hunt by Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board at Creekview Park starting at 8:30 p.m.
- On Saturday, stop by Jerry’s Foods in Edina or Woodbury between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to see the Easter Bunny and make crafts.
- On Saturday the EggStravaganza Helicopter Egg Drop happens from 1-4pm at North Commons Park. The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board will drop thousands of eggs from a helicopter, plus enjoy free facepainting, bounce houses and more. Please bring a non-perishable food item to share.
- On Sunday morning the area’s largest egg hunt happens at Maple Grove High School. Kids will hunt for 75,000 eggs during three different time slots at this Passion Church-sponsored event. You can also get a picture with the Easter bunny and other characters, plus enjoy live animals and more. Although it’s free pre-registration is recommended at BestEggHunt.com.
Free wildflower seeds
Get ready for spring by signing up for free wildflower seeds. Simply go to the Feed a Bee website, click on Send Me Free Seeds, and leave your address. There’s a limit of one seed packet per household.
Free chips and guacamole from Chipotle
Play the Guac Hunter game to get an email coupon for free chips and guacamole. No purchase necessary and limit one per customer.
March 18, 2016
Free March Madness tournament poster
Keep up with the NCAA basketball tournament with a free bracket poster from Staples. No purchase required, but you might want to call and make sure it’s in stock at your local Staples store before you stop by.
Free Coffee Tuesday is back at Holiday Stationstores during the month of March. Just stop in and get your free 12 oz. coffee on Tuesday with no purchase necessary.
Free Mr. Rogers event
If you have a Daniel Tiger fan in your house, consider stopping by Twin Cities PBS in St. Paul on Saturday for the fifth annual, “Won’t you be my neighbor?” day. From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., there will be annual appearances by Daniel Tiger, free activities, snacks, and shows for the kids, plus free coffee for parents. You are also encouraged to bring along an after-school kids snack for the food shelf donation drive.
March 11, 2016
Free DQ ice cream. Get a free small vanilla ice cream cone at participating Dairy Queen locations on Free Cone Day this Tuesday, March 15. Donations are accepted for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, but no donation is required.
Free maple syruping event. Learn about maple syrup this weekend at the first of two free events at the Eastman Nature Center in Dayton. From collecting the sap to tasting the finished product, you can learn the history of syrup this Sunday and next Sunday from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Free photo prints. Sign up for a new, free photo account through Walmart.com and you’ll be emailed a code redeemable for 25 free 4×6 prints, available for one-hour processing.
March 4, 2016
Free-after-rebate sinus medicine
Combine a $2 off coupon with this $5 mail-in rebate to get free Vicks QlearQuil or Vicks Sinex sinus medicine. Qualifying purchase must be made by March 13. Limit one to household.
Free Protein bar or shake
Premier Protein is offering a free bar or shake by completing a form online. You do have to share the offer on your Facebook page and then the bar or shake will arrive in your mailbox in 4-6 weeks.
Free IHOP pancakes
On Tuesday, March 8 IHOP restaurants will be giving out one free short stack of buttermilk pancakes to each customer. There’s no obligation, but they’d like you to leave a donation for the Ã‚ Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals The free pancakes are available from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.