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Teacher Appreciation Day on July 26th~ FREE Giveaways at IKEA Frisco

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Monday, July 22nd, 2019 at 3:00 PM
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They consider teachers part of the family at IKEA Frisco! They’re inviting all teachers to an IKEA FAMILY event in store July 26th from 4-8pm to say thanks. Join IKEA for a fun day of giveaways, prizes, and activities to help you prepare for the school year!

SCHEDULE:

4-5pm (Lobby/Entrance)
Check in & the first 100 teachers receive a giveaway.

4:15-5:15pm (Home Organization)
Spin the wheel for a chance to win a free product.

5-7pm (Restaurant)
Come by the Restaurant for a make and take craft!

6-8pm (Swedish Food Market)
Sample some of our Swedish goodies in the Swedish Food Market.

7pm (Self-Serve Warehouse before cash lanes)
Drawing of the $75 gift card, RASKOG trolley and AS-IS Challengers!

7:15-8pm (AS-IS Department)
Get the chance to enter our designated AS-IS Challenge Area and fill a shopping cart in 60 seconds to take home for FREE!

Go HERE to register for this FREE event!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine – Stay and Water Park Passes As Low As $125 Per Night

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Friday, July 19th, 2019 at 1:50 PM
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Book your stay at Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine for as low as $125 per night!

Travel Dates
-Book to stay July 19 through September 26.
-Prices vary by day; the price listed is the lowest possible and may not be available all days.
-Click on a date on the booking calendar to see the individual prices by day.
-Waterpark will be closed 4pm Sunday 9/15/19 through 4pm Friday 9/20/19 (closed for stays Sun-Thu)

Inclusions
-Daily water park passes for each registered guest, up to the maximum room occupancy, are included in all options.

What You Get
-Stay for six in a newly renovated Family Suite, Wolf Den Suite or KidKamp Suite, seven in a newly renovated KidCabin Suite, or eight in a newly renovated Loft Suite or Grizzly Bear Suite
-Daily water park wristbands for each guest up to maximum occupants per room type
May have the maximum number of guests in room option purchased for no additional fee

Go HERE to book your stay and choose the option that best suits your family.

Looking for a Great Wolf Lodge Discount in another city? Check out all of the deals nationwide HERE.

Groupon Summer at the Arboretum~ $18 Admission For 2 ($30 Value)

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Thursday, July 18th, 2019 at 1:00 PM
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Head over to Groupon through tomorrow only to get discounted admission for two to Summer at the Arboretum for only $18! ($30 value)

This family-friendly visit is available June 1–July 31, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on and Wednesday Nature Nights until 8 p.m. Duos can pack a picnic and head off to explore the 66 lush acres that include seasonal flowers and plants. During Family Fun Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the garden hosts a petting zoo and face painting, weather permitting.

Spread across 66 acres on the shores of White Rock Lake, Dallas Arboretum’s themed gardens showcase the broad biodiversity of Texas’ unique climate. The gardens’ lush plantings and eye-catching vistas have earned the arboretum numerous accolades, including being named one of “15 Breathtaking Botanical Gardens” by Architectural Digest and being listed as a top attraction in Dallas on TripAdvisor. The newly opened “A Tasteful Place,” a 3.5 acre food and herb garden, features daily tastings, seasonal cooking demos and more. Elsewhere, the arboretum’s “Woman’s Garden” has won national acclaim for its garden rooms, reflecting pool, and floral displays.

Discounted Tickets to Heart: Love Alive Tour on August 23rd

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 at 4:00 PM
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Head over to Groupon to score discounted Tickets to Heart: Love Alive Tour on August 23rd at the Dos Equis Pavilion in Dallas!

Plus, uses promo code MORE to save up to $30 off a $100 purchase!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Dollar Day at the Dallas Zoo Tomorrow

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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dallas zoo dollar days

The Dallas Zoo’s annual summer Dollar Day is tomorrow, July 18th and will feature $1 admission and other deals including $2 select snack items, $2 rides on the Endangered Species Carousel and $5 giraffe feedings.

$1 admission, free for ages 2 and under and Zoo members. $10 parking. Due to large crowds, parking is limited and fills up fast. Take the DART Red Line straight to Dallas Zoo Station to avoid the traffic and parking.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

FREE Sustainable Living Fair at Trinity River Audubon Center Tomorrow

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, July 12th, 2019 at 1:00 PM
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Sustainable Living Fair

For nature’s sake,  learn how to live more sustainably! Sustainable lifestyles are critical to the preservation of the environment and its inhabitants.

Don’t know where to start? Come join us for a Sustainable Living Fair to meet local people and organizations who are making sustainable lifestyles more feasible for people right here in Dallas. Learn environmentally-friendly techniques and tools for everyday life, and enjoy a cool treat for purchase from Paleteria San Marcos while you explore.

Participants enjoy free admission to the center for the day.

July 13th 10 AM – 2 PM
Trinity River Audubon Center
6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, Texas 75217

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Discounted Admission to The Texas All-Star Craft Beer, Wine, & Cocktail Festival on Aug 10th

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, July 10th, 2019 at 1:30 PM
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Texas All-Star Craft Beer, Wine, and Cocktail Festival

Get your discounted admission to The Texas All-Star Craft Beer, Wine, and Cocktail Festival on Saturday, Aug 10, 2019 from 7:00pm – 11:00pm in Arlington!

Globe Life Park, home of the Texas Rangers, will be the host for Texas’s largest and most popular craft beer, wine and cocktail festival ever featuring hundreds of different brands at the iconic Globe Life Park in Arlington! Guests will be treated to samples of hundreds of amazing craft beer, wine and cocktail brands from around the world that will be showcased throughout the ballpark, enjoy live entertainment & DJ’s, receive a keepsake sampling glass, enjoy tons of games (think giant Jenga, Connect Four, Cornhole, Hula Hooping, Yard Pong, and much more), receive 2 tickets to a 2019 Rangers game, FREE PARKING, free admission to the official after party at Texas Live!, activities, other all-star product vendors, and expedited super-quick entry through the gates!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Great Wolf Lodge Groupon Discount + Extra 10% Off

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019 at 2:00 PM
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Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine

If you’ve been waiting for a discount on the Great Wolf Lodge – it’s back on Groupon! See all Great Wolf Lodge offers here – discounts available nationwide. Prices vary by location and the type of package that you select.

For those of you in Dallas, here is a discount for the Great Wolf Lodge – Grapevine locationYou can choose from lots of options – as low as $129/night, with a 2-night minimum. Make sure and read the fine print on the offer to make sure that it works for you!

Even better, score an additional 10% off getaway deals when you enter the promo code SALE3 at checkout – expires today!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

The Home Depot Free Kids Workshop July 6th

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019 at 7:00 AM
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The Home Depot is having their monthly Kids Workshop where kids can make a FREE Tow Truck on Saturday, July 6th. The event is from 9am to 12pm.

Save the day with a tow truck in this hands-on workshop. Together you and your child can build a custom toy tow truck with an operational boom to rescue model vehicles from ditches and embankments, move disabled vehicles or simply put the model on display. Once your wrecker construction is complete, your child can customize it with paint and stickers. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin.

Go HERE to register.

2019 Dallas Summer Boat Expo July 18th – 21st & Your Chance To Win FREE Tickets

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Monday, July 1st, 2019 at 12:45 PM
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The Dallas Summer Boat Expo returns to Dallas Market Hall from July 18 – 21, 2019 and My DFW Mommy has partnered to giveaway 3 Family 4-Packs of tickets to the event!

Not sure what the 2019 Dallas Summer Boat Expo is? The event is for everyone who dreams about living life on the water. If it’s for boating, you’ll find it here! You’ll find over 600 new boats, including powerboats, pontoons, center consoles, ski boats and personal watercraft, and more than 100 vendors showcasing the latest in engines, marine gear, electronics, docks and accessories fill Dallas Market Hall.

Hours:
Thursday, July 18, 2019, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Free admission)
Friday, July 19, 2019, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Free admission)
Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, July 21,2019, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.*

Cost & Ticket Information:
Tickets for the expo are only available for purchase at the door. Parking is free of charge.
Adults: $12
Children (ages 5-13): $6
Children under 5: Free

Boating Brands Represented:
Aqua Patio, Avalon, Axis, Bayliner, Bennington, Berkshire Pontoons, Blue Wave, Boston Whaler, Caravelle, Chaparral, Clearwater, Cobalt Boats, Correct Craft/Nautique, Crest, Cruisers Yachts, Epic, Four Winns, G3 Boats, Glastron, Grady-White, Harris Flote Bote, Hurricane, Legend Boats, Malibu, Meridian, Monterey, Moomba , Nautic Star, Polar Craft, Regal , Rinker, San Pan, Sea Fox , Sea Hunt, Sea Ray, Skeeter, South Bay, Southwind, Sportsman, Starcraft, Sun Chaser, Supra, Supreme, Sweetwater/Godfrey, Sylvan, Triton, Veranda, Xcursion, Xpress Boats, Xpress Boats, Yamaha,

About the United Boat Dealers of North Texas:

The 2019 Dallas Summer Boat Expo, presented by the United Boat Dealers of North Texas, is designed to support the boating and marine industry in the greater North Texas area.

The United Boat Dealers of North Texas produces boat shows to support the boating and marine industry in the greater North Texas area; bring together people with a common interest in the boating lifestyle; promote, further and encourage the boating lifestyle through education and outreach programs; and provide each exhibitor with a fair and equal opportunity to conduct business with the general public.

When: Thursday, July 18 through Sunday, July 21, 2019
Where: Dallas Market Hall, 2200 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75207

Want to win one of the (3) Family 4-Packs of tickets we are giving away? Just leave a comment telling us why you would like to attend and we will randomly choose and email the winners July 10th!

Fair Park Fourth Celebration Schedule & Details

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Thursday, June 27th, 2019 at 7:31 PM
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Celebrate America with a day of family fun and fireworks at Fair Park Fourth on Thursday, July 4 starting at 3 p.m.

FAIR PARK FOURTH DETAILS

Free and open to the public, Fair Park Fourth will feature music, food and beverage, and family fun, plus a spectacular firework show at approximately 9:30 p.m. On the Fair Park grounds, other attractions will be available, including water inflatables, lawn games, face painters, animal balloon makers and more! Access to the Swan Boats and additional concession stands will be available in Cotton Bowl Plaza and along Grand Avenue as well. New this year, kids will have a chance to “touch-a-truck” as there will be a local firetruck and police car on display in the Court of Honor from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Starting at 7 p.m., the Dallas Winds will perform live at Leonhardt Lagoon.

After the Dallas Winds performance, guests can view the fireworks show, presented by Oncor and Friends of Fair Park, from inside Cotton Bowl Stadium, the State Fair of Texas Midway, or various other locations throughout the Fair Park grounds.

In addition to enjoying the Independence Day activities, attendees are invited to check out the variety of attractions housed in Fair Park year-round.

Texas Discovery Gardens will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is priced at $10 for adults, $8 for seniors 60 and older, and $5 for children age 3-11 – children 2 and under are free. Visitors can stop by and enjoy the blooming gardens, butterfly sanctuary, and nature exhibits all day long.

The Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park will be open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is priced at $8 for adults and $6 for children age 3 to 11 and seniors age 65 and older, with free admission for children age 2 and under.

The Old Mill Inn restaurant and patio will be open from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The African American Museum will be open and offering free admission from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Hall of State will be open and offering free admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information on Fair Park festivities, including museum information, visit FairPark.org.

STATE FAIR OF TEXAS MIDWAY DETAILS

Starting at noon on Thursday, July 4, guests can enjoy live music and access to rides, games, and concessions, and even take a tour of Big Tex Urban Farms, within the State Fair of Texas Midway. Combining traditional jazz with New Orleans street marching style, the celebratory Razzmajazz Dixieland Band will be strolling the Midway from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Taking the stage under the “saddle” from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., the Rich Girls will perform the music of Hall & Oates, Prince, 80s classics, and more near the fireworks-viewing area and the Top o’ Texas Tower on the Midway.

Admission tickets to the Midway can be purchased at the entrance gates for $8, or online for $5 by visiting BigTex.com. Approximately 30 rides and 12 games will be available on the Midway, as well as ten concession stands, including Fletcher’s Corny Dogs. Costs for rides, games, and concessions will vary. During the Fair Park Fourth event, all proceeds from the Midway will be donated to the Big Tex Scholarship Program which provides college scholarships to students throughout the Lone Star State. For more information about the State Fair of Texas, visit BigTex.com.

PARKING DETAILS

Parking for the general public is $10 per car at Fair Park Gates 5 and 6. There will be two entrances to the State Fair of Texas Midway, with one near the Children’s Aquarium and the other close to the Fair Park Coliseum. Gate A to the Cotton Bowl will open at 5 p.m., with gates B, D, and M opening closer to the start of the fireworks show. Produced by Pyrotecnico, the fireworks display will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m.

FREE Vitruvian Nights Live Desperado Eagles Tribute Event This Thursday

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019 at 10:30 AM
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Vitruvian Nights Live returns to the Amphitheater at Vitruvian Park with live music, food trucks and outdoor games continue every other Thursday from 7 to 9:30 p.m. through August 8.

These events are kid and dog friendly. All dogs must be leashed. Coolers and picnics are welcome. No glass containers please. 

June 27 – Desperado (Eagles Tribute Band)
July 11 – The Molly Ringwalds (’80s Show Band)
July 25 – Bidi Bidi Banda (Selena Tribute Band)
August 8 – Infinite Journey (Journey Tribute Band)

Free event parking available onsite at Vitruvian Park. In the event of inclement weather, Vitruvian Nights Live is subject to cancellation.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

$30 Groupon Massages Today Only

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Monday, June 24th, 2019 at 9:30 AM
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Head on over to Groupon to take advantage of their $30 Beauty Event Massages Day! This deal is only good today, June 24th only. Use promo code SPA30 at checkout!

There are some nice offers all around DFW- what a wonderful way to treat yourself to something special and a bit of pampering!

See more online and retail deals HERE!

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Discounted Water-Park Admission With Souvenir Bottles at Bahama Beach Waterpark

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Sunday, June 23rd, 2019 at 8:36 AM
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Save up to 24% on water-park admission for Two, Four, or Six with Souvenir Bottles at Bahama Beach Waterpark in Dallas!

Choose from:

Admission for Two with Two Souvenir Bottles and First Fill $29

Admission for Four with Four Souvenir Bottles and First Fill $55

Admission for Six with Six Souvenir Bottles and First Fill $79

Get your tickets HERE.

Discounted Tickets to Frisco RoughRiders Minor-League Baseball Games

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, June 21st, 2019 at 11:30 AM
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Head over to Groupon to score discounted tickets to the Frisco RoughRiders Minor-League Baseball Games this summer!

What You’ll Get For $15

  • Seating: sections 104–120
  • What’s included: one hot dog and one soda
  • Click here to view the seating chart
  • Free admission for children 2 and under
  • Gameday extras: plus post-game fireworks on Fireworks Fridays
  • Available dates and times:
    • July 3 at 7:05 p.m. versus Corpus Christi Hooks
    • Friday, July 12, at 7:05 p.m. versus Amarillo Sod Poodles
    • Friday, August 9, at 7:05 p.m. versus Amarillo Sod Poodles

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!