Free Weekend Activities

Wondering how you are going to keep the family busy this weekend without breaking the bank?  Here is a list of free activities and events across the country:

  • Saturday & Sunday, Free Museums On Us days for Bank of America cardholders! There are over 100 participating Museums, Zoos, Science Centers, and Botanical Gardens across the US.
  • Saturday 2pm, Double-Dog Dare Challenge (Read 10 Books, Get 1 FREE) at Borders ! There will be a trivia challenge, literacy games & more. They will also be celebrating the new movie Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer (In theaters June 10th). Best for ages 8-12.
  • Stop by the Disney Store for a Saturday Race 1 at 10:30 am, Race 2 at 12:00 pm, Race 3 at 1:30 pm, Rev Up for Fun: Martial Arts Action with fun events to celebrate the upcoming release of Cars 2 in theaters June 24. They will have fun events every Saturday in June. Minimum age for participation is 3 years. Event limited per session based on store capacity. No lineups prior to 30 minutes before event begins.
  • Saturday 9am-Noon, Free “How-to Workshop”: build a Valet Organizer! (Great gift for Dad!) at the Home Depot
  • Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores will have free demos on Saturday: 11am-1pm is Papercrafting with Fiskars & Colorbok, 1-3pm is Jewelry-Making with Darice, 3-5pm is Jewelry-Making with EK Success.
  • Stop by the Lakeshore Learning Center on Saturday 11am-3pm for an Under the Sea Puppet Show: kids create the puppets and stage, then put on a show.

Thanks, Keeping Cents!