Kids Bowl Free This Summer


This free program for kids this summer is underway!

Kids can bowl free this summer at many bowling alleys across Massachusetts and the U.S.!

Registered children can bowl two free games each day over the summer. This program does not include the cost of shoe rentals.

There are also some program terms, but you can read them and find more info here. There are 20 bowling alleys in Massachusetts, including Boston Bowl!

Sounds like a perfect activity for a rainy summer day!

Will you be participating this year?

Provincetown Fast Ferry Discounts for 2017

Ptown Ferry Discount TicketsThe Provincetown Fast Ferry is a great way to enjoy Cape Cod without a car or traffic. The ferry leaves from Boston and arrives in Provincetown in 90 minutes!

Even better, Goldstar Boston has discount tickets to the Provincetown Fast Ferry available on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from now until October 9, 2017.

Discount ferry tickets range from $48.75 (for kids 3-11) to $66 for adults + the cost of service fees, and you must reserve in advance.

For more information about discount tickets on the Provincetown Fast Ferry via Goldstar Boston, please head here.

Groupon also releases discount tickets every year from Boston to Ptown, but they usually go fast. However, there are discount tickets from Plymouth to Provincetown starting at $33 for one round-trip ticket on Groupon if you are looking for an alternative!

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Boston’s National Bike to Work Day on May 19, 2017!

Bikes in Boston

Friday is National Bike to Work Day and a great reason to ride your bike to work on Friday, May 19, 2017, if possible.

Also, head to City Hall Plaza on Friday, 5/19/17 for a FREE Bike to Work Day Festival where there will be celebrations for riding your bike to work.

There will be several bike convoys in and around Boston and the route will finish at City Hall Plaza where there will be free breakfast, coffee, and music.

Make sure to prove you rode your bike to work with a helmet, Hubway key, spandex, etc. for the free breakfast and coffee.

Below is the schedule for the free bike festival in Boston:

6:45 AM: Meet with convoy.
7:00 AM: Convoys depart (except from Concord)
7:30-8:30 AM: Convoys finish at City Hall Plaza
7:00-9:00 AM: Free breakfast and expo
*Exact times will vary by route; see detailed list of convoy stops and times for exact times

For more information or to sign up for Boston’s National Bike to Work Day Festival, please head here.

*Also, if you are a low-income Bostonian, you may be able to get a Hubway yearly membership for $5. For more information and eligibility, please head here.

Free Music in the City this Summer from Berklee!

Berklee Summer in the City

As the weather warms up, Berklee students, alumni, and faculty perform throughout the city this summer for Summer in the City.

Berklee College of Music hosts this free concert series every summer with over 200 performances at various outdoor venues throughout Boston from the Prudential Center, Boston Public Library, Downtown Crossing, Kendall Square, The Lawn on D, and much more this summer!

There’s so many ways to catch free music this summer with so many dates and venues to choose from!

Even better, the free music series has already begun and will last until late September.

For the complete schedule and/or more information about Berklee’s Summer in the City, please head here.

Where Mom Gets in Free on Mother’s Day in Boston

Mother's Day Offers in BostonMother’s Day is almost here!

Here are a few places in the Greater Boston where mom can get in free or get some great perks:

LEGOLAND Discovery Center (Somerville): Free admission for Mom with a paid child’s admission with advanced purchase online

Sturbridge Village (Sturbridge): Free admission for Mom on Mother’s Day!

Franklin Park Zoo (Boston): Free admission for all Mother’s on Sunday!

Stone Zoo (Stoneham): Free admission for all Mother’s on Sunday!

Southwick Zoo (Mendon): Half price admission for Moms this weekend!

Roger Williams Zoo (Rhode Island): Free admission for Mom with a paid child’s admission on Sunday!

Providence Children’s Museum (Rhode Island): Free admission for Moms and Grandmoms on Sunday

Heritage Museum & Gardens (Sandwich): Free admission for Mom on Sunday

Canobie Lake Park (New Hampshire): Free admission and free lunch for Mom with a paid child’s admission on Mother’s Day

Davis Farmland (Sterling): Bring your mom for free on Mother’s Day and Moms get a free massage too!

Moms can also eat free on Sunday at The Kinsale and Asgard if you are looking to take mom out to eat on Mother’s Day!

If I missed any great Mother’s Day offers or freebies, please feel free to leave them in the comments and I will try to add them! Thanks!

Hope you have a wonderful Mother’s Day and Happy Mother’s Day to all those awesome moms out there!

Free Boston Calling Block Parties on Thursday Nights

Free Boston Calling Concerts in BostonThe FREE Boston Calling Block Party is back every Thursday from 5-8pm from now until September 14, 2017!

Enjoy live music and a cash bar at Dewey Square Park on the Greenway!

Keep in mind this weekly series is free and open to the public but you may need to be 21+ since alcohol is served.

For more information about FREE Boston Calling Block Parties every Thursday night, please head here.

Ways to Save at Legoland Discovery Center Boston

Legoland Boston Discounts

Are you looking for ways to save at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston located at Assembly Row in Somerville?

Admission to LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston varies but the walk up price is $23 for ages 3+ and children under 3 are free.

However, if you buy your ticket in advance directly through their website you can pay as low as $14.95 per ticket for the online saver ticket option. However, you must buy the online saver ticket online and pick a future date and time for your tickets.

The price will vary depending on the date and time you choose with prices starting at $14.95. Non-holiday weekdays and later in the day time slots generally will be cheaper than weekends and morning time slots. There are also other online options that include a lego collectible and more, usually at a higher price.

The online saver ticket is a great option for those who know exactly when they will be visiting, especially for those who won’t be visiting during a popular time.

However, sometimes it can be hard to predict what time you may be coming, especially when you have young children and/or need to weather Boston traffic.

Luckily, there’s a lot of other discounts, special offers, coupons, and more you can take advantage of for LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Boston.

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Here are some easy ways to save on tickets to LEGOLAND in Boston:

Please note that adults are only permitted with children, but there are a few adults only nights available if you don’t have kids or don’t want to take the kids. Often Goldstar Boston will have discount tickets for adult only nights as well!

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston is located at 598 Assembly Row in Somerville. For more information about LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston, please head here.

Do you know of any discounts that I may have missed? Have you been to LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Somerville before? I’m waiting for my son to get a tad older before we go!