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Free Gift from Shutterfly - Two Days OnlyFree Gift from Shutterfly - Two Days Only For only two days - Oct. 10 and 11 - Shutterfly is offering all customers their choice of 4 free gifts! Pick from one 16x20 print, two 8x10 prints, a magnet, or a reusable shopping bag. Enter the code...

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B1G1 Breakfast Sandwiches at RaceTracB1G1 Breakfast Sandwiches at RaceTrac Throughout the month of October, you can bring in this coupon to RaceTrac and receive a free breakfast sandwich with purchase of another. The coupon is good through Oct. 31.  

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Half Off Plants at Botanic Garden SaleHalf Off Plants at Botanic Garden Sale Planning on visiting the Fort Worth Botanic Garden's Plant Sale this Friday and Saturday, Oct. 9 and 10? Then you'll definitely want to pick up this deal from Groupon - $25 for $50 worth of plants at the...

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Free Shipping on All Old Navy Orders Today OnlyFree Shipping on All Old Navy Orders Today Only Today only, Oct. 7, Old Navy is offering free shipping on all orders, with no minimum purchase required! Use the code FREESHIP to get the discount. This offer is in addition to their already-great prices...

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Fall ArtsGoggle This SaturdayFall ArtsGoggle This Saturday It's time once again for ArtsGoggle, a semi-annual event on Fort Worth's Southside that showcases art, music and the community. This year's Goggle will take place on Saturday, Oct. 10 at various Southside...

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Fall ArtsGoggle This Saturday

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, free

It’s time once again for ArtsGoggle, a semi-annual event on Fort Worth’s Southside that showcases art, music and the community. This year’s Goggle will take place on Saturday, Oct. 10 at various Southside locales from noon to 10 p.m. Admission is free! While there, you can listen to live music, see works from 550+ artists, buy handmade local goods, attend movie screenings, and more. New for 2015 is CarGoggle, a car show that will take place at Park Place Village from noon to 5 p.m.

You can see a complete listing of artists and venues here. Many streets will be closed to traffic, but free parking is available on the outer edges of the event.

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Save on Halloween Fun + Gifts in DFW

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Celebrate Halloween with deep discounts on activities and gifts around Fort Worth and Dallas! Here’s what’s available now:

$10 for one ticket to Halloween in Texas concert – takes place Oct. 31 at the Rail Club in Fort Worth; $19.75 value. Bands include Little Green Men, Sons of Texas, and With Bright Lights.

$11.99 for a Halloween infinity scarf – redeem online; cute scarves with a bat print come in orange or gray. Shipping is free!

$14.99 for a personalized Halloween bucket – great gift for kids! Lots of design options. Kids’ names are embroidered on the front. Shipping is $2.99.

$19 for a Fort Worth ghost bus tour – explore “the dark side of Fort Worth” in this creepy tour, which is a $25 value. For $10, you can also buy regular (non-ghost) walking tours of the city.

$24 for two admissions to Fearaphobia – this is a haunted attraction in Bridgeport, northwest of Fort Worth. A former schoolhouse is transformed into a house of horrors for Halloween. Admission valid Friday; packages for larger groups, and admissions for Saturdays, also available.

$27 for one entry to the Heroes Vs Villains Bubble Bash 5K race – this race happens Oct. 31 in Fort Worth; dress as a superhero or villain and race through a foam-soaked course. Packages also available for two or four entrants. One entry is normally $45.

$29.99 to $49.99 for a Halloween inflatable decoration – Save up to 40 percent on a yard decoration for Halloween; lots of styles to choose from. Also check out oversized versions for up to 66 percent off and these medium-sized models for $59.99. Orders over $34.99 ship free!

$65 for two VIP tickets to Strangling Brothers Haunted Circus – these fast pass tickets send you right to the front of the line when you arrive; enjoy gory animatronics, a maze, monsters and more. Located in Grand Prairie.

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Free Fall Fun: Calloway’s Family Day

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The weather has cooled off a bit, which makes it the perfect weekend for the upcoming Family Day at Calloway’s Nursery. Come to any of their DFW-area locations on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and enjoy lots of family-friendly activities, including pumpkin decorating, seasonal crafts, science demos, family photos and more! This is a free event. Find a detailed schedule of Mad Science demonstrations here.

In Fort Worth, you can find Calloway’s at 2651 S. Hulen St. See all locations here. 

Photo courtesy Calloway’s

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1/2-Priced Salads & Free Gift Cards at Salata

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, food, free

Today, Sept. 17, the new Salata location on Berry St. in Fort Worth will celebrate its grand opening with half-priced salads! The promo is happening all day. If you haven’t been to a Salata yet, this is a perfect time to check them out. In addition, the restaurant will give away gift cards to the first 50 people in line! The cards will have a value of up to $100. Plus, if you’re a TCU fan – Super Frog will be out for photo ops.

Salata is at 2864 W. Berry St. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Salata

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State Fair Tickets – Two Ways to Win

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 photo StateFair0915_FB_851x515_zpsethxqjkr.jpgThe State Fair of Texas is right around the corner – and AdPages will help some lucky fair fans go for free! Over 500 tickets will be given away in packages of four- to enter, just visit their contest page and enter your info. Plus, you can receive extra entries when you share the contest with your friends on Facebook. The tickets will be given away during the last two weeks in September. Don’t wait – get your name in now!

AdPages was also nice enough to provide a family 4-pack of tickets for one lucky Fort Worth on the Cheap reader! To enter, fill out the form below. There’s a limit of 1 entry per person, and you must live in Texas and be at least 18 years old to enter. The winner will be selected Sept. 25 at 5 p.m. central and notified via email shortly thereafter. Good luck!

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Free Movie: ‘Underwater Dreams’

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On Thursday, Sept. 10, come to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth at 7 p.m. to see Underwater Dreams, a documentary by Mary Mazzio. Admission to the screening is free! This is a part of Fort Worth’s quarterly Movies That Matter series, showcasing films about human rights issues. The film’s description is as follows:

Underwater Dreams is an epic story of how the sons of undocumented Mexican immigrants learned how to build an underwater robot from Home Depot parts and defeat engineering powerhouse MIT in the process. The documentary was the basis for the theatrical film Spare Parts, which was released in January 2015 and stars George Lopez, Marissa Tomei and Jamie Lee Curtis. The film runs 86 minutes.

A discussion will follow the film. No reservations are necessary – seating begins on a first-come, first-served basis 15 minutes before the film begins.

The Modern is at 3200 Darnell St. in Fort Worth.

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B1G1 Admissions to Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

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Great deal this week from AdPages – a buy-one-get-one deal on admissions to Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. If you’ve never been, this is the perfect time to check it out. Fossil Rim is a 1,500-acre wildlife preserve in Glen Rose that’s home to many exotic species, including cheetahs, wolves, giraffes, rhinos and more. Admission is normally $25 per adult on the weekends, but you’ll save half with the AdPages deal if you bring two people.

If you pick up the deal, you will have until Dec. 31 to use it. It’s not valid on holidays, however.

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is at 2299 County Road 2008 in Glen Rose.

Disclosure: I was compensated by AdPages for this post. See the site’s disclosure policy for more information.

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Half Off Beer, Bourbon & Brisket Festival Admission

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Start planning next weekend’s activities now – here’s a little help: LivingSocial is currently offering half-peice admissions to the Beer, Bourbon & Brisket Festival in Fort Worth. This festival, which happens on Saturday, Sept. 19 at Panther Island Pavilion, normally carries a ticket price of $15 per person, but with this deal, you’ll receive two admissions for $15.

The family-friendly festival has something for everyone, including barbecue, live music and a variety of kids’ activities like bounce houses and face painting. You may want to bring along a blanket or lawn chair so you’ll have a comfy place to sit while you listen to the concerts. Scheduled performers include the Texas Cotton Kings and the Cody Bryan Band. Local barbecue will be on sale from places like Mama E’s BBQ, while Famous Grouse will be on hand selling whiskey.

Kids 10 and under receive free admission, so there’s no need to buy tickets for them. See more info and get your deal here!

Other deals available on LivingSocial today include:

$9 for a lunch buffet for two at Mama’s Pizza – this deal is valid at their NRH location; or pay $12 for $20 at dinner

$18 for one admission to the National Veterans Day Run – this run takes place Nov. 14 in Trinity Park; run a 5K or 11K

$20 for two tickets to “Extreme Mustang Makeover” – this fun event takes place at the Will Rogers Coliseum on Sept. 12; wild Mustangs that have been trained and gentled will be showcased

$30 for a dog vaccination package from Texas Coalition for Animal Protection – $60 value; includes shots, dewormer, heartworm test and nail trim; locations in Hurst, Fort Worth, Burleson and other locales

$75 for a Discovery Sail cruise for two on Lake Grapevine – regular price is $140; enjoy the breezes and views while an expert takes the reins, or learn a bit about sailing yourself

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Free & Fun: First Friday at Nash Farm

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This Friday, Sept. 4, Nash Farm in Grapevine will host its monthly First Fridays on the Farm series from 10 a.m. to noon. These events, designed for kids ages 3 and up, will introduce participants to what it was like to live on a farm many years ago. The theme for this month is “Craftsmanship.” Farmers relied on many craftspeople to keep their farms running, and this month’s workshop will focus on these crafts and trades.

Admission to the event is $3 per person. You may register here. Space is limited so be sure to plan ahead!

Nash Farm is at 626 Ball St. in Grapevine.

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Kids’ Event at Kimbell Art Museum This Weekend

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This Saturday, Sept. 5, the Kimbell Art Museum will once again host Kimbell Kids Drop-In Studio from 1 to 1:45 p.m. This free program introduces children (ages 12 and under) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together.  Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio-art project. This week’s theme is “Ancient Animal Mosaics.”

While the event is free, space is limited. You may sign up for the event in the museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion one hour before it begins.

The Kimbell is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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