Melanie’s Free & Frugal Fridays With Dana Vento

Another weekend is here….we are winding down summer and preparing for back to SCHOOL!  UGH!  Dana Vento who is Pittsburgh’s Frugal Mom finds us great deals and some FREE events.  Check out her website for all the scoop here.

Today you can see a FREE concert at Station Square and the Lily Wine Affair.  It starts at 6:30pm and then the headliner is 8pm.  It is all ages and it is rain or shine.  It is called SUMMER JAM!  Look here.

Speaking of FREE…let’s look ahead to NEXT Friday, August 15th.  I know where I will be with both my daughters.  I will be at Tanger Outlets in Washington to see BRIDGIT MENDLER from Good Luck Charlie on the Disney Channel.  Bubba will be the EMCEE!  There is a meet and greet with her and the concert begins at 6pm!

This Monday, August 11th there is a new chain restaurant opening up in Washington called Noodles and Company.  It has TONS of gluten free options and healthy foods.  It is only the 6th store in our area, so look for them this Monday.

The remaining Fridays in August you can see 7pm concerts in Greensburg at St. Clair Park….Look at the information here.

Riverview Citipark…movie on August 9th at DUSK is The Great Gatsby!  The scoop is here.

List of all the FREE movies in Citiparks…just find the park near and dear to you and GO… Friday, Saturday and Sundays…dates do differ by park.  Look here.

How about some more CHEAP, FUN and FRUGAL…..49 cent ice cream cones at McDonald’s…also, you have Happy Hour cool down from 2-4pm each day at Taco Bell and Sonic!

Use your RetailMeNot app to get some great discounts on shopping for the back to school clothes!!  You may get extra discounts!

This Sunday, August 10th the Pirates take on San Diego and for the 1:35pm game you can get a lot of GREAT kid fun down at the park! It is kids day and they can run the bases after the game.  Kids fun day happens on Federal Street before the game from 11am until 1pm.

There are a lot of lingering Farmer’s Markets happening too!   There is one in Laurel Highlands at Penn Eben Park on August 9th from 9am until 12pm.  Look here.

August 9th at Lowes you can do a fun Monsters vs. Aliens Trolley from 10am until 11am.  All the scoop is here.

100.7 STAR is NOT affiliated from any of these events or websites.  We just like to pass along the FREE and FRUGAL!







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