Frugal Entertainment Archive
Try Hockey For Free Day!
On Saturday, November 4th, USA Hockey and 500 local association across the country will host Try Hockey For Free Day! Participating locations encourage kids, ages 4 to 9, to come try youth hockey as part of Hockey Week Across America. All locations will have limited equipment available for use.
Tuesday, October 31st from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
FREE Halloween fun (including snacks and movies) in the Destiny USA Canyon area
+ Trick or Treat at more than 150+ stores from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (A record 150+ stores, restaurants and attractions will be ready with bowls of candy for the kids. All of the participating businesses will have a special Halloween sticker on their windows or doors.)
Saturday, October 7th at 11AM
Upcoming Toys R Us LEGO events ⇒
- Sunday 10/8 from 1-3PM: Take home a free LEGO Ninjago Badge
- Sunday 10/15 from 1-3PM: Take home a free Spiderman Comic
- Sunday 10/22 from 1-3PM: Take home a free city map
- Saturday 10/28 from 1-3PM: Take home LEGO Star Wars BB-8, complete a scavenger hunt and get a free LEGO Star Wars poster
In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums and cultural institutions across the country open their doors on September 23rd to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket… for free.
Check out a local museum with a guest for FREE today!
Free ticket is good for two people and is not valid for special exhibits, IMAX film screenings or for use with any other offers. There is a limit of one Museum Day Ticket per household and per valid email address.
In an effort to get more people to attend, Syracuse Stage is letting theater-goers name their ticket price for the following shows:
- The Three Musketeers: Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 7:30
- The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 7:30
- The Wizard of Oz: Sunday, Dec.3 at 7:00
76 “name your price” tickets will be aside for the above performances. There is a limit of two tickets per person, subject to availability. The tickets must be claimed in person at the box office on the day of the performance only (starting at 10 AM).
We believe everyone should be able to attend theater and we’re working to make sure Syracuse Stage is accessible to all, said Bob Hupp, artistic director at Syracuse Stage.
Tykes Tuesdays are returning for the 5th year to Destiny USA this summer to offer family friendly activities for children under the age of 12. These activities, which aim to provide educational entertainment, occur every Tuesday from 12pm-2pm and are FREE.
Head on over here for more information!
Tykes Tuesday schedule:
June 27th: Magic of Summer Featuring Wade Live July 11th: Literacy and Coalition of Onondaga County Summer Learning Day July 19th: Summer Fun Pass Day with Top CNY Attractions July 25th : Dave and Buster’s Pirate-Themed Activity Day August 1st: All-Star Alley and Tavern School’s Out Play’s In Day August 8th: WonderWorks Science and Fun Day
- August 15th: Syracuse University Day Rally with Otto
- August 22rd: Margaritaville’s Sun & Fun Day
National Bowling Day is celebrated annually on the second Saturday of August as a way to encourage friends and family to get together and take part in the sport of bowling.
In celebration, many bowling centers are offering FREE or discounted games on August 12th (today) and 13th, 2017. Head on over to GoBowling.com to see participating locations. To get your FREE coupon, fill out the short form located here. Then print it out and present at any participating bowling center to get your free bowling game. One free game per person, per coupon. Games must be played between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. and some other exclusions may apply.
Celebrate National Bowling Day at All-Star Alley & Tavern in Destiny USA today! Enjoy 1 FREE game of bowling and FREE shoe rental from 9 a.m. to noon. All-Star Alley & Tavern is located on the 3rd floor of the Canyon. A special breakfast menu will be available.
Other CNY bowling centers:
Kids Fest (Kids ages 15 & under)
Tomorrow, Saturday, August 5, 2017
1pm to 5pm
Enjoy 1 hour of FREE bowling at participating AMF Bowling Centers, as well as discounts on 1 hour of bowling for adults, and $1 hot dog and soft drink specials for everyone!
Make sure to RSVP over here first.