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15% Off at Carrabba's15% Off at Carrabba's Here's an offer to keep in your back pocket (or your bookmarks) - a coupon for 15 percent off lunch or dinner at Carrabba's. You can use this discount until October 25! It's valid for both dine-in and...

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Texas Monthly Less Than $4/Year + Other DealsTexas Monthly Less Than $4/Year + Other Deals Great news! For a limited time, Best Deal Magazines is offering 20 percent off their Texas magazine titles (which are already super cheap). Just enter the code TEXAS20 at checkout to get the discount....

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Free & Fun: Open House at Young Chefs AcademyFree & Fun: Open House at Young Chefs Academy Come to the Young Chefs Academy of Fort Worth this Saturday, Aug. 29 for their Food Network Open House event. The event, which is free, will take place from 3-5 p.m. Planned activities include fun and...

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Free School Supplies at Unity One Credit UnionFree School Supplies at Unity One Credit Union This Saturday, Aug. 22, Unity One Credit Union in the Stockyards will hold their Gear Up 4 School Celebration, a back to school event that lasts from 8 to 10 a.m. During the event, kids in need can receive...

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Tuesday: Free Breakfast Taco at Taco CabanaTuesday: Free Breakfast Taco at Taco Cabana There's a nationwide egg shortage, and prices are going up! But not to worry - on Tuesday, Aug. 11, Taco Cabana will begin to reverse those price increases by discounting their breakfast items - by 10...

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Free & Fun: Open House at Young Chefs Academy

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, free

Come to the Young Chefs Academy of Fort Worth this Saturday, Aug. 29 for their Food Network Open House event. The event, which is free, will take place from 3-5 p.m. Planned activities include fun and healthy snacks, interactive cooking activities, chef demonstrations, sponsor samples, and more. No RSVP is required.

Young Chefs Academy is at 6333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Food Network 

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Free School Supplies at Unity One Credit Union

Category : family, Featured, free

This Saturday, Aug. 22, Unity One Credit Union in the Stockyards will hold their Gear Up 4 School Celebration, a back to school event that lasts from 8 to 10 a.m. During the event, kids in need can receive free school supplies! Vendors will also be on hand with info on other services as well.

Unity One is at 2625 N. Main St. in Fort Worth.

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Tuesday: Free Breakfast Taco at Taco Cabana

Category : family, Featured, food, free

There’s a nationwide egg shortage, and prices are going up! But not to worry – on Tuesday, Aug. 11, Taco Cabana will begin to reverse those price increases by discounting their breakfast items – by 10 cents for breakfast tacos and 20 cents for breakfast burritos. To celebrate, Taco Cabana will also give each guest one free breakfast taco on Aug. 11. To get your freebie, simply download a coupon from their Facebook page or Twitter page. The coupon will become available on the morning of Aug. 11. No purchase is required, but since the tacos are so cheap, you’ll probably want more than one!

Find your local Taco Cabana here. 

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Free Kids’ Movies at the Modern

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, free

On Tuesday, Aug. 11, Wednesday, Aug. 12, and Thursday, Aug. 13, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth will present Best of the Fest: Kid Flix Mix, a showing of selected films from the New York International Children’s Film Festival. This is your chance to see some limited-release films that you may never otherwise get the chance to watch! This is a FREE event, but seating is limited to the first 250 guests.

The schedule of events is as follows:

August 11:
10:30 a.m. – Kid Flix Mix, 30 minutes long, for ages 3-7
1 p.m. – Best of the Fest: Party Mix, 70 minutes long, for ages 8-12

August 12:
10:30 a.m. – Kid Flix Mix Part 2, 30 minutes long,  for ages 3-7
1 p.m. – ¡VIVA NYICFF! – 72 minutes long, for ages 8-12. Chosen from over five years of New York International Children’s Film Festival short film programs, ¡VIVA NYICFF! presents a diverse selection of award winners and audience favorites. All films in this program are from or feature stories about Spain and Latin America.

August 13:
1 p.m. – A Cat in Paris (Une Vie de Chat) – 70 minutes long, rated PG. The Academy Award-nominated A Cat in Paris from directors Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol is a beautifully hand-drawn caper set in the shadow-drenched alleyways of Paris. Rife with film references (from Reservoir Dogs to Goodfellas to The Night of the Hunter), A Cat in Paris is a warm and richly humorous love letter to classic noir and American gangster films, with a jazz soundtrack featuring Billie Holiday.

When you’re done watching the films, you can tour the Modern’s galleries for free.

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

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Free Movie in Sundance Square

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, free

This Wednesday, Aug. 5, Sundance Square will host a free movie in the plaza at dusk. The featured movie for this week is Tangled. Please bring chairs or blankets to sit on. No outside food or drink will be allowed at the movie, since the event is designed to encourage support of local merchants. You can find a list of Sundance Square food vendors here.

The movie begins around 8:45 to 9 p.m., while games and other entertainment will begin at 7:30.

Find directions and parking info for Sundance Square here.

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Mommy & Me Playtime at West 7th

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Come to the West 7th shopping district on Tuesday, Aug. 4 for their weekly free Mommy & Me Playtime session. The hourlong playdates for parents and younger kids start at 10 a.m. During August, the playtime activities will focus on items from the kitchen. Here’s what the website says:

Come learn how to take creative play and turn it into a community wide movement of items found in your kitchen! What can we do with stale bread, pretzels, seeds, nut and seed spreads like sunflower butter (help mom & dad clean out the pantry and reclaim your old food)? What role do birds play in germinating our project into new growth? Come see how creative play can make learning fun for all ages!

The activities take place at the large space at 820 Currie St., across from Sweet Sammies. Bring a pillow or blanket to sit on.

Find directions to West 7th here.

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FWISD’s Back to School Night at the Museum

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, free

On Saturday, Aug. 8, Fort Worth ISD will host Back to School Night at the Museum. This free event takes place at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History from 5-8 p.m.The first 500 guests in the door will receive a snack pack– sandwich, fruit, and water. Tickets to the Omni screening of “Dolphins” will be on a first come, first served basis after check-in at the event. All museum exhibits will be open to Fort Worth ISD families, and concessions will be available for purchase.

Families who attend will also receive packets with important information about the upcoming 2015-16 school year, which begins Monday, August 24. Many District departments, programs, and services will be represented to answer questions and share information.

You can register for Back to School Night here.

The FW Museum of Science and History is at 1600 Gendy St. in Fort Worth.

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Free Family Fun at TCC PROUD Celebration

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, free

On Saturday, Aug. 1, Panther Island Pavilion will host TCC PROUD: Celebrating 50 Years, a fun family-friendly festival celebrating the 50th anniversary of Tarrant County College. Festivities take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Activities include:

Doing-Up the Decades: must-see performances from each of TCC’s five campuses
The Education Try-Way: exhibits and experiences showcasing TCC’s cutting-edge programs
You Were Here: a time-capsule awaiting your photo contribution
Vida Van Sampling Team: Dr Pepper’s very own brand ambassadors, hosting Pepper Pong and four flavors to savor
The Texas Rangers’ Captain: bringing promotional goodies and photo opps galore
The Fort Worth Vaqueros: presenting soccer skills, demos and lessons, plus free game tickets
Toro: TCC’s lovable mascot who’s bullish on future
Kids’ Zone: balloon artist, face painting and treats, OH MY!
Hot dogs, chips and desserts
KISS-FM will be on-site

Parking can be found at Peach St. and Henderson. Panther Island Pavilion is at 395 Purcey St. in Fort Worth

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Free Yoga in Sundance Square

Category : entertainment, family, Featured, fitness, free

You don’t need to go to a studio to take hot yoga! Come to Sundance Square this Saturday, Aug. 1 at 9 a.m. for a free yoga class. The sun will be fully up by then so it should be nice and hot! The class takes place in the Plaza. It’s presented in conjunction with the Downtown YMCA. All levels are welcome; bring a yoga mat, water and towel.

The next class will be Aug. 29.

Find directions and parking info for Sundance Square here.

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Free Mexidips & Chips at Taco Bueno

Category : Featured, food, free

Stop by your local Taco Bueno on Friday, July 31 – you can receive a free order of Mexidips & Chips with any purchase. No coupon is needed- simply ask for the discount. Mexidips & Chips are a trio of beans, guacamole and queso with chips.

Find your local Taco Bueno here.

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