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Besides National Museum Day today and Public Lands Day, there are some other fun and free events in the DC metro area this weekend. Here’s a list of some of my favorites: 6th Annual National Museum Day. Sat. September 25th, 2010. Free admission (with printable internet “Museum Day Ticket”) to various Smithsonian museums, affiliates and […]... read more

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This Saturday September 25th, 2010 is Public Lands Day as well as the 6th Annual Museum Day. This means you can enjoy FREE admission to more than 100 national parks that normally charge entrance fees, as well as free admission (with downloadable ticket) to various museums that normally charge entrance fees (limit one ticket per […]... read more

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Today, Tues. August 24th, 2010 marks the second anniversary of Hello Cupcake in DC. To celebrate, they are giving out free cupcakes (while supplies last) at their store located at 1361 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20036. Be sure to show up early (they open at 10:00 am) to snag your free cupcake! For more […]... read more

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Tomorrow, Tuesday August 24th, 2010 Washington DC area Dunkin Donuts stores will be giving away FREE medium coffees to all card-carrying nurses (or those in uniforms). This promotion has actually been valid every Tuesday during the month of August and will continue through next Tues. 8/31/10. Please note that this is only valid in the […]... read more

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This week (and next week in some areas like Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax and Herndon) closes out the FREE Kids Summer Movie Events at many local theaters. For my original post with dates and locations of the free kids movies offered at local DC metro cinemas click here. Participating theaters included the Regal Entertainment Group, Rave […]... read more

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Did you know it’s National Bowling Week? This Sat. August 7th, 2010 some local bowling alleys/centers are participating in a special FREE game of bowling with printable coupon. To get your FREE Game of Bowling Coupon just fill out the form here. Once you submit the form you can print out the coupon as many […]... read more

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Looking for a fun, frugal activity in the DC metro area this weekend? Grab a blanket or lawn chair, some water bottles, and some bug spray and head outdoors to enjoy a free movie on the big screen! Here’s a list of free outdoor movies playing this weekend, Friday July 16th – Sunday July 18th, […]... read more

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Just about every year for the past 10+ years my family has enjoyed going to the dress rehearsal of the Capitol Fourth on the West Lawn at the US Capitol building. It’s the concert that airs on PBS stations across the nation each July 4th and includes many great musical acts and DC’s awesome fireworks. Concert […]... read more

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Just a reminder that the Z-Burger Independence Burger Eating Championship is today, Thursday July 1st, 2010 in Washington DC at their Tenleytown location. You don’t need a coupon to get some free food. Just show up! …come out and show your patriotism as you cheer on the others! All will have the chance to enjoy […]... read more

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Photo credit: Georgetown Cupcake Months ago, reporter Emily Leaman had told me about the Georgetown Cupcake special daily “secret flavor” promotion…and I had the feeling I was one of the *last* people to find out about it. But just in case you didn’t already know, Georgetown Cupcake announces via Facebook and Twitter (@gtowncupcake) a daily “secret” […]... read more

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