Frugal Fun

 A.C. Moore
FREE crafts for A.C. Moore kids every 2nd  Saturday from February to June from 1-3pm.  Click the link to see the  upcoming project!

Barnes & Noble
Many Barnes & Noble locations offer FREE weekly story time events. 
Click the link to find a location and story time near you!

Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program
 Read 8 books and record them in your journal (write who you would recommend the book for and why) and bring completed journal back to B&N for a FREE book from their selection on the reading journal list!


  Blue Star Museums
More than 2,000 art centers, museums and  exhibits offering FREE admission for all active duty, National Guard and  Reserve military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through  Labor Day!

 Bucks County Public Libraries
Bucks County Public Libraries offer many FREE community activities! 
Click the link above to find out what's happening at your local library!


 Busy Bee Toys 

Wednesday Play Date every Wednesday from 10:30am-12:30pm!   Have fun with toys, play some games and meet new friends!  FREE! 

 Chuck E. Cheese's Reward Calendars for Tokens
Reward your child with 10 FREE tokens to  Chuck E. Cheese's for completing a 2-week reward calendar (various  calendars are available)! 
FYI: Food purchase is required.



Friday Night Lights at Penn's Landing 

Enjoy a land side fireworks display from the Penn's Landing Marina at  approximately 9:15pm as a finale to certain concerts.   

Click the link for the Friday Night Lights schedule.     

Herr's Snack Factory Tour 

Enjoy a FREE, fun-filled tour of the Herr's Snack Factory!   You'll get to experience real workers during this fun yet educational factory tour!  Tours run Monday through Thursday from 9am-3pm and Friday from 9am-11am but they cannot guarantee production running on Fridays.    


Home Depot Kids Workshops 

Home Depot stores offer FREE Kids Workshops for children ages 5-12 on the first Saturday of each month from 9am-12pm. 

JaZam's Lahaska

 Stories and Songs with Lolly every Monday morning at JaZams in Peddlers Village!  This is perfect for pre-schoolers but all ages are welcome!     

Jenkinson's Boardwalk - Point Pleasant, NJ

Enjoy $18 Wristband Nights on Tuesdays from 12pm-6pm and  Fridays from 5pm-11pm until September.  

Kids Bowl Free 

Select  bowling centers around the country offer 2 FREE games of bowling per  day all summer long!  Registration is required (see link).  

Kids Skate Free 

Select skating centers around the country  offer FREE skating admission to encourage children to be active and  have fun!  Registration is required (see link).    

Lakeshore Learning 

Every Saturday from 11am-3pm they offer FREE crafts for kids! 


Michaels Kids Club 

Saturdays from 10am-12pm. Take home a completed project. Just $2 per child for 30 minutes of creative craft fun. Ages 3 and up.  Space is limited so register early! 

Newtown Movies in the Park 

Enjoy a FREE movie at Linton Memorial  Park in Newtown each Wednesday at dusk from June 25th to August 6th!   Bring a blanket and/or chair and don't forget your bug spray!  Click the  link for the movie schedule.   


Philadelphia Museum of Art 

Pay-what-you-wish admission all day on the first Sunday of the month and  after 5pm every Wednesday!  

Please Touch Museum 

Enjoy $2 admission to the Please Touch Museum the first Wednesday of  each month from 5-7pm courtesy of Target First Wednesdays! 

Pottery Barn Kids Summer Reading Challenge 

Complete the reading list appropriate for your child and receive a FREE book!


Regal Summer Movie Express 

Participating Regal Theaters offer $1 movies on Tuesdays and Wednesdays   at 10am for 9 weeks during the Summer months.   

Click the link for participating theaters and movie schedule.    


Schuylkill Banks Movie Series 

Enjoy FREE movies under the stars at 3 different locations on the Banks!   Movies are shown select dates June through August.  Click the link for movie schedule. 

Screenings Under the Stars at Penn's Landing 

Penn's Landing offers FREE movies during most Thursday nights in July and August.    Click the link for the movie schedule.    

STAMP Pass  

The STAMP Pass is open to any Philadelphia high school student (ages 14-19), and is valid for one year of FREE admission to a selection of the city’s top museums and attractions (Philly Zoo, Art Museum, Constitution Center and more!)!   

TD Bank Summer Reading Program 

Read  10 books, complete the Summer Reading Form, take the form to the  nearest TD Bank and receive $10 in your new or existing Young Saver  account! 

The Barnes Foundation 

The Barnes Foundation offers two FREE programs: ARTime Storytime (best for ages 2-5) and ARTsee Activities (great for any age) throughout each month.   Click the link to visit their schedule of activities.  Registration for  ARTime Storytime is required; ARTsee is a drop-in program (no  registration needed).  

The Doylestown Bookshop

 Enjoy Children's Story Time with Miss Larissa every Thursday at 10:30am!   Featuring music, books, crafts and more!  Recommended for ages 2-4.   This is a FREE activity! 


The Franklin Institute 

Target  Community Nights brings you FREE admission to The Franklin Institute  the third Wednesday of each month from 5-8pm unless otherwise specified 

  (click the link for specific dates).    

Whole Foods Market Plymouth Meeting  Kids Club is every Monday from 11am-12pm the community room.   This drop-in weekly activity is always hands-on including crafts, stories  and delicious snacks.