Milwaukee Area Mother’s Day Freebies

May 9, 2013 by · 2 Comments
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If you are a conscientious spender, there is a good chance you learned your frugality from your mom. That was certainly the case for me!

If your mom appreciates a good deal, make sure to treat her to one of these Mother’s Day freebies around the Milwaukee area.

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum is offering free admission to moms this Sunday.  The museum is open from noon until 5 p.m.  Admission for everyone else in your party is $8 ($7 for seniors, and free for kids ages one and under). Children will have the opportunity to create a special art project for their mom.

Grand Geneva Golf

Moms will receive a free round of golf at Grand Geneva on Saturday and Sunday of Mother’s Day weekend with the purchase of a regular priced adult round of golf.

Laser Tag Adventure

If you have a fun-loving mom, bring her to Laser Tag Adventure on Sunday for free laser tag! All moms will play free when accompanied by their paying child.

Milwaukee Public Museum

All moms receive free admission to the Milwaukee Public Museum on Mother’s Day. The museum offers a full slate of activities for moms including crafts, drawings for prizes and special giveaways.  See the Milwaukee Public Museum website for more details.

Milwaukee County Parks Golf Courses

Purchase a 9 or 18-hole round of golf and a single rider cart after 1:00 p.m. on Saturday or Sunday, and mom golfs and rides for free. This offer is available at Brown Deer, Currie, Dretzka, Grant, Greenfield, Hansen, Lincoln, Oakwood, Warnimont, and Whitnall golf courses. A coupon is required for this special, and can be found on the Milwaukee County Parks Golf Courses website.

Milwaukee County Zoo

All moms will receive free admission to the Milwaukee County Zoo on Mother’s Day.  Non-moms that are Milwaukee County residents will receive $1.75 off  regular admission prices. The zoo is open from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.  Check out the zoo website for more information on Mother’s Day events.

Old World Wisconsin

Admission to Old World Wisconsin is free for moms on Mother’s Day. If you’re looking for a Mother’s Day brunch, check out the Old World Wisconsin website for more information about their brunch buffet. Old World Wisconsin is open from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Do you know of any other Mother’s Day freebies?  If so, please leave a comment so we can update our list!

Milwaukee Area Valentine’s Day Freebies

February 13, 2013 by · 2 Comments
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Several Milwaukee area businesses are offering freebies on Valentine’s Day. Show your Valentine how much you love them (and how smart you are) by taking advantage of some of these deals!

Caribou Coffee 
Buy One Get One Free beverages at Caribou Coffee on Valentine’s Day. You must present the coupon (printed or on your mobile device).

Visit Denny’s between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Valentine’s Day for a free cup of coffee.  If you don’t make it to Denny’s on Thursday, you can use this coupon for a free cup of coffee (with entrée purchase) through February 24.

Milwaukee Art Museum
As we posted about previously, visitors to the Milwaukee Art Museum on Valentine’s Day will receive free admission. The Art Museum is open from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday.

Visit Qdoba on Valentine’s Day and kiss your dining partner to get Buy One Get One Half-Price entrees.

Use coupon code SWEET for a free one night DVD rental. The coupon code can be used at the kiosk or by reserving online.

Ruby Tuesday
Make a reservation to dine at Ruby Tuesday between February 14-17 and receive a coupon for free dessert.

Starbucks if offering Buy One Get One Free select beverages after 2 p.m. through Valentines Day.  Starbucks also is offering 50% off chocolate treats with a printable coupon. Coffee and chocolate? Hard to beat that!

Yo Mama
Buy One Get One Free frozen yogurt all day at Yo Mama. No coupon is necessary. Yo Mama has locations in Brookfield and Wauwatosa. Thanks to Milwaukee Consumer reader Kim for tipping us off to this one!

Are there any that we missed? If you know of other Milwaukee area businesses offering Valentine’s Day freebies, please leave a comment and let us know!

Thanks to Green Bay Consumer, Pocket Your Dollars, and Rose Knows Coupons for help compiling this list!

Fourth of July Specials at Starbucks and Caribou Coffee

July 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment
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Celebrate the Fourth of July today with coffee specials at Starbucks and Caribou Coffee.  Nothing goes better with near hundred degree temperatures than a hot cup of coffee!  Luckily, Caribou Coffee will let you chose any drink, including cold beverages.

Chose any two medium sized beverages at Caribou Coffee today and pay just $4.  Upgrade to two large beverages for $5.  As an added bonus, save your receipt from July 4 and come back by Sunday to receive any beverage for half-price!  According to the fine print on this email from Caribou, you need to either print the offer out or show it to them on your phone when checking out.

Starbucks is offering a free tall hot brewed coffee for all customers today.  Simply stop in any Starbucks location to claim your free cup of coffee.

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