Hungry for savings? Here are 11 popular fast-food deals, perfect for bargain hunters looking for “cheap” eats. The tasty offers are available at participating locations, for a limited time. Just as fast-food gets served in a flash, the promos move just as fast — so bite into the deals, before they're gone. (It's always wise to confirm a promo, before ordering.) Burger King. Be treated like … [Read more...] about 11 Frugal Fast-food Deals
Once again, Starbucks is making summer afternoons a little cooler with its popular Treat Receipt promo. Through Aug. 30, make a purchase in the morning (anytime before 2 p.m.), bring the receipt back the same day after 2 p.m. and get any Grande cold beverage for just $2.50. You do not have to redeem your receipt at the same location at which you made the morning purchase — any participating … [Read more...] about Starbucks Treat Receipt = $2.50 Grande Cold Beverage after 2 p.m.
Unless you're a visiting head of state, getting a tour of the White House will take some prior planning. Touring the White House Visitor Center will not. On the spur of the moment you can learn about special events and the daily workings in the house of the President and the First Family. Here's what's available in this fascinating free facility, which is part of the National Park Service: An … [Read more...] about Free: White House Visitor Center
How often do you go grocery shopping? Fill up the car with gas or park it in a parking building or lot? Stay at a hotel while on vacation? There are apps for your mobile phone to help you save money on these and other expenditures when you're on the go. Our sister site, Living on the Cheap, has all the information. Check it out here: 7 Apps to save you money on the go Copyright Living on the … [Read more...] about Seven Money-saving Apps
During Washington's 17th Street Festival there will be live music to provide a soundtrack as you browse through the roughly 100 vendors, including 50 artists displaying fine art, crafts and jewelry. There’s also a kid’s zone with a moon bounce, a ball crawl, face painting and games, as well as a pet zone featuring dogs and cats (you can even adopt one!). August 27th, 12 – 6 p.m. | Free … [Read more...] about Washington’s 17th Street Festival is Coming
NoMa Junction at Storey Park will host the seventh annual DC State Fair, a free showcase featuring local food, music, art and entertainment. Peruse arts and crafts, scoop eats from food trucks and vendors, enjoy live music and workshops and participate in any number of contests, including photography, artwork, numerous types of food (homemade ice cream! homemade chili!), plant-growing, half-smoke … [Read more...] about D.C. State Fair August 28
The third annual boat race will be held in D.C.'s Southwest Waterfront on August 27th. Groups of 20 paddle towards the finish line in a variety of races, with a drummer on board inspiring the team. Boats are decorated in a variety of colors and shapes and the race itself is a frantic effort to finish first. On-site food from King Ribs will be available and a beer garden will be open to those 21 … [Read more...] about 2016 Capital Dragon Boat Regatta
DC food trucks come out in full force during Truckeroo, held every month from April through October. Take time on Fridays – afternoon or evening – to visit the Fairgrounds where up to a dozen trucks will post up to show off their delicious offerings. Bring the whole family to enjoy live music, cold drinks and games. 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. | Free Admission Fairgrounds, 1201 Half Street SE, … [Read more...] about Truckeroo Coming August 19