Discount CapeFLYER Train Tickets to Cape Cod + Groupon Promo Code!

CapeFlyer Discount ticketsIf you are looking to the head to the Cape this summer, but don’t want to drive, you may want to take the train!

CapeFLYER is a weekend passenger train that runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. The train travels from South Station to Hyannis with stops in Braintree, Brockton, Middleborough/Lakeville, Wareham and Buzzards Bay.

Tickets aboard CapeFLYER is $22 for a one-way ticket and $40 for a round-trip ticket when leaving from South Station, Braintree or Brockton to Hyannis. Tickets are less if traveling from a different South Shore town or for a Wareham or Buzzards Bay arrival.

Also, kids 11 and under can ride free and seniors or persons with disabilities can ride for half off the regular fare with proper ID.

Right now, Groupon has discount tickets aboard CapeFLYER for $25 for a round trip ticket from South Station, Braintree or Brockton to Hyannis.

Even better, use promo code OFF to save $5 off purchases of $20+, $10 off $40+, $15 off $60+ or $30 off $100 or more. The promo code ends tonight and some restrictions may apply.

If you are purchasing one round-trip ticket with the promo code OFF, you can get round-trip CapeFLYER tickets for $20, which is half-off regular price!

Keep in mind there are a few terms and blackout dates including Memorial Day weekend, Fourth of July weekend and Labor Day weekend. However, this is a great deal if you are heading to Cape Cod this summer on a non-holiday weekend and want to avoid traffic!

If you are looking to take the CapeFLYER this Sunday and served in the military, you and one guest can ride for free on Sunday. You can find more information here if interested.

For more information or to purchase a CapeFLYER Groupon, please head here.

Have you taken the train to Cape Cod before? What was your experience?

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Discount Tickets to JerkFest Boston

JerkFest Boston Discount Tickets

The 5th Annual JerkFest is happening in one month on Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 11-8pm at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology in Boston.

Enjoy samples of spicy foods, live entertainment, chef demos, and much more!

General admission tickets are $20 on Saturday and kids ages 5-12 are $5. However, you can find free and discount tickets through Goldstar Boston to help save on tickets!

There is also a Rum & Brew Tasting at Boston JerkFest the day before on Friday, June 23, 2017 with tickets from $50-$100. However, Goldstar Boston has discount tickets starting at $30 + service fees so you don’t have to pay full-price for tickets.

Keep in mind the Friday night event is 21+ as it includes unlimited tastings of rum, craft beer, and more.

Discount tickets are also available through Groupon with tickets available for $12 on Saturday and $39 on Friday.

For more information about JerkFest, please head here. For more information or to buy tickets through Goldstar, please head here.

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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?

Free Fun Fridays Schedule for Summer 2017

Highland Street Foundation Free Fun Fridays 2017 Schedule

Free Fun Fridays is back for summer 2017 and the schedule is now out! Start planning your free summer fun!

From June 23, 2017 to August 25, 2017, The Highland Street Foundation sponsors Free Fun Friday where 85 Museums and Cultural Events throughout Massachusetts are FREE on Fridays this summer.

This is a great opportunity to check out local museums and attractions in Massachusetts for FREE this summer! (Don’t forget to check out the Discount Attraction page if you can’t make it on the day below to save money on local attractions)

Below is the 2017 Free Fun Fridays schedule or enjoy a printable version to hang on your fridge:

June 23, 2017:

June 30, 2017

July 7

July 14

July 21

July 28

August 4

August 11

August 18

August 25

For more information about Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays or to view the complete schedule, please head here.

10 Weeks, 85 attractions… what are you doing on Fridays this summer? What are you favorite attractions on the list?

Classics on the Common: Free Outdoor Movie Series This Month!

Movie Clip Art

A lot of free outdoor movie series have ended for the season, but there’s one movie series kicking off on Friday at Boston Common!

Classics on the Common is a free outdoor movie series at Boston Common (near Frog Pond) starting at dusk for three Fridays this September.

Here’s the free movie schedule for 2016:

  • September 9: Minions
  • September 16: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
  • September 23: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

For more information about Classics on the Common, please head here.

Canobie Lake Park Discounts

Canobie Lake Park Discounts

Are you looking for discount tickets for admission at Canobie Lake Park this year?

Canobie Lake Park is in Salem, NH (off exit 2 in NH) and regular price admission is $38 at the gate for adults and $29 for seniors and children under 48″. Admission is $26 for everybody after 5pm. Children 3 and und are free.

Here’s a few different ways to save money on admission at Canobie Lake Park in NH:

  • Save $10 on admission with printable coupon (valid 8/29 and 8/30 only)
  • Save $5 on full-price weekday admission with coupon found at retailers like McD’s, Market Basket, Rite-Aid and more (valid though 8/30)
  • Free admission on Fridays for First Responders until 9/2 with proof
  • $7 off weekday admission and $5 off weekend admission for military members with proof
  • Buy 2, get 1 free admission with select Pepsi cans (valid through 8/30)
  • Get $6 off admission when you buy online or at an AAA branch for AAA members

Also, Costco members can get discount tickets for $29.99 for general admission, as you can see in the picture above.

Also, make sure to check with your employer or special organizations to see if they offer any discount tickets, you may be pleasantly surprised to find some deals!

What is your favorite way to save at Canobie Lake Park?


Free MixFest Concert in Boston on September 17, 2016!

Free MixFest Concert in Boston 2016

Save the Date! Mix 104.1′s annual FREE MixFest Concert, presented by Dunkin’ Donuts, is Saturday, September 17, 2016 at the DCR Memorial Hatch Shell in Boston.

The 2016 Free MixFest concert will feature performances from OneRepublic, Ingrid Michaelson and Shaggy.

Music will start at 1:45pm and end by 6pm, but gates will open at 11am. People are encouraged to get there as close to 11am as possible as capacity is limited and entrance to the free concert will close once capacity is reached.

For more information about MixFest 2016 in Boston, please head here.

Will you be going to this free and fun concert on 9/17/16? Who are you most excited to see?


Free Ferry to Boston Harbor Islands Tomorrrow!

Tomorrow, August 25, 2016 you can take a ferry to Boston Harbor Islands for FREE to celebrate 100 years of the National Park Service!

You can also celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service with free admission to all National Parks from August 25-28, 2016!

Free ferry tickets are on a first-come, first-serve basis and the ticket window will open at 7am. Free ferry rides will head to George’s Island and Spectacle Island.

For more information regarding free ferry tickets to the Boston Harbor Islands, please head here. For more National Parks free events this weekend, please head here.