Twin Cities Deals of the Week, Family Fun at a Discount


We see a lot of good deals come through our various partners and affiliates and don’t always have a great place to share them. This Deals of the Week page will be a our rotating list of discounts, deals and hidden gems we find. Some deals can sell out or fill up. We’ll try to keep up with changes but recommend acting fast.

Deals for the week of March 25, 2019-March 31, 2019:

Deals Around Town This Week:

Check out some fun deals from the U of M this Weekend:

First: Get Your Tickets Now for Energy and U on May 18th.  Tickets are only $1.00 each, but are limited. This outreach program introduces kids between 3rd and 6th grade to the First Law of Thermodynamics through an exciting hands on show. Check the link if you don’t believe me.

Friday March 29, 2019: Welcome the warming spring weather with a Public Telescope Viewing Night at U of M’s Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics. These free viewing nights are offered every Friday that school is in session. This week the subject is Supernovas. The presentation begins at 8:00pm in the Tate Laboratory of Physics, room 101. Telescope observing usually begins around 8:25-8:30pm upstairs in Tate 510, but is weather dependent.

Saturday March 30, 2019: Take in a free preview talk prior the the La Fresque (The Painting on the Wall) – Ballet Performance Preview at Northrop Memorial Auditorium. Participants will gain insight into the performance through an in-depth conversation with the Assistant to the Artistic Director and the Artistic Director. Note: The Actual Performance is not free. Talk is from 6:15 – 6:45pm.

Sunday March 31, 2019: Take advantage of the Weekly Free Guided Public Tours (offered Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm) at Weisman Art Museum. Tour themes vary and relate to current exhibitions. 



Movie Deals This Week!

House With A Clock-Kd

March 30-31 The House with A Clock In Its Wall @ 10am. Kids Dream Winter Film Series.  Admission only $3.00! Concessions Specials: $2.75 Popcorns and $2.75 Fountain Drinks. 

  • ELK RIVER CINEMA, 570 Freeport – Elk River Mall
  • OAKDALE CINEMA. 5677 Hadley Avenue North, OakdaleMN 55128
  • ROSEMOUNT CINEMA, 15280 Carrousel Way
  • SOUTHBRIDGE CROSSING CINEMA, 8380 Hansen Avenue, ShakopeeMN 55379

Available Through SmARTpass This Week!

Learn more about the smARTpass program hereUse your library card to reserve these great deals this week:

(Fishy Island, by Erik Johansson)

Fishy Island, by Erik Johansson. Image Courtesy of ASI.

Restaurant Deals This Week

The Old Country Buffet in Burnsville has Themed Family Night every Wednesday with $1.99 Kids Meals. The current theme is Wonder Park.

 


Check out our Kids Eat Free List. We have recently verified and updated the list and made it fully searchable and sortable.

Find Upcoming Free Ice Cream Days Here.


Goldstar Deals of the Week:

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Minnesota Wedding Guide Presents The Wedding Fair

at Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis
OFFER DATES:
Sun, March 31
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

As the premiere, and original bridal and wedding show in the Twin Cities, The Wedding Fair has a long-standing relationship with the best merchants in the market. The Wedding Fair brings wedding coupl... [more+]

As the premiere, and original bridal and wedding show in the Twin Cities, The Wedding Fair has a long-standing relationship with the best merchants in the market. The Wedding Fair brings wedding couples and those merchants together, for the perfect wedding experience. Your wedding should be perfect. Peace of mind is knowing that every merchant that you greet at The Wedding Fair adheres to a strict Code of Conduct. Explore, envision and plan! From the moment you enter The Wedding Fair, you will find everything for your special day: place settings, gowns, limousines, tuxedos, cakes, bridesmaid’s gowns, musicians, and more! Wondering what style is on-trend? From gowns to flowers, tuxedos to veils, they bring the high-style runway to you with a fashion show at 3:00pm, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. [less-]

Catch the Latest Blockbusters With AMC Yellow eTickets

at Any AMC Theatre, AMC Theatres
OFFER DATES:
Tue, December 31
FULL PRICE: $13.50
OFFER PRICE: $9

Rain or shine, hot or cold, a movie is the entertainment option that never lets you down. With these AMC Yellow eTickets, you can stock up on movie tickets and be ready for those nights when there's n... [more+]

Rain or shine, hot or cold, a movie is the entertainment option that never lets you down. With these AMC Yellow eTickets, you can stock up on movie tickets and be ready for those nights when there's nothing else going on, or for that big blockbuster you've been dying to see. Plus, with these discounted tickets, you'll free up some cash to spend on all the stuff that makes the movie experience complete -- giant slushies, nachos, candy and, of course, buttery, salty popcorn. Your etickets can be used at any AMC theaters near you for any movie, date and showing (Not Valid in California, New York, or New Jersey). [less-]

"Crayola Experience": Colorful Activities for the Whole Family

at Crayola Experience - Mall of America, Bloomington
OFFER DATES:
Tue, December 31
FULL PRICE: $21.99
OFFER PRICE: $16.99

The colorful world of Crayola makes its way out of the box and into the Mall of America. At "Crayola Experience", you and the whole family can enjoy over 22 hands-on activities that blend together cre... [more+]

The colorful world of Crayola makes its way out of the box and into the Mall of America. At "Crayola Experience", you and the whole family can enjoy over 22 hands-on activities that blend together creativity, chemistry, technology and fun. Bring your drawings to the next level with digital projections or design some melted wax spin art. Catch an entertaining live show that takes you behind-the-scenes of how crayons are made. Color and create to your heart's content with thousands of crayons at your disposal at The Ultimate Coloring Station. And if you still can't find the crayon you're looking for, you can wrap and name your own! Bring the whole family and let your imagination run free at "Crayola Experience". [less-]

Amazon Deals of the Week

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