Members of the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens can get free tickets to the Winn Dixie Jacksonville Open, set for October 17 at the TPC Sawgrass. Zoo membership entitles you to two adult tickets, valued at $25, plus TPC Clubhouse admission. Children under 18 get into the tournament free, so you can make it a family affair. Tickets will be available August 1 to October 16 while supplies last.
Have a Redbox location near you? If so, you have a few ways to rent a movie free or on the cheap.
- If it’s your first time renting from Redbox, promo code “DVDONME” gets you a free rental. The promo code is good for either a free $1 rental or $1 off Blu-ray or a game.
- If you sign up for text messages, you’ll get a code for a free rental each week as part of the Movie Monday promo.
- Check Redbox’s Facebook page for other deals. They post promo codes for deals. There is also a deals page that’ll let you find out how to score other free promo codes when you buy anything from gum to popcorn.
Spend your happy hour stocking up on fresh produce. You’ll find great deals on just-picked victuals at the Mid-Week Farmer’s Market, Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. in Atlantic Beach. The vendors sell their wares at Ocean Boulevard and East Coast Drive.
The summer VIP Bag promotion is on at Bath & Body Works. Buy $30 worth of products online and get a tote bag filled with products–valued at $75–for $20. Just shop online and type in SUMMERBAG11 at checkout.
Our friends at Charlotte on the Cheap and Wichita on the Cheap have put together lists of the best school supply deals for this week. The deals are good Sunday, July 24, to Saturday, July 30, while supplies last.
Here are their recommendations. with links to ads and coupons:
- 19 cents: Mini memo or composition book – 50 or 80 pages Coupon required
- 39 cents: Penway® or Wexford Dome or Large Twin Hole Pencil Sharpener Coupon required
- 39 cents: Sharpie Marker Coupon required
- 99 cents: 3 pack Corner Office® or Wexford Mechanical Pencils Coupon required
- 99 cents: 24 pack Penway® or Wexford No. 2 Pencils Coupon required
- 69 cents: 2 pack of Sharpie Highlighters Coupon required
- 69 cents: 2 pack of Paper Mate Profile Pens Coupon required
- 99 cents: 12 pack Crayola colored pencils
- 1 cent: 2 pack Sharpie accent highlighters (Sun through Wed only; $5 min purchase)
- 1 cent: 8 pack number 2 pencils (Sun through Wed only; $5 min purchase)
- 1 cent: 100 3″x5″ white lined index cards (Sun through Wed only; $5 min purchase)
- 50 cents: wide ruled 1 subject notebook
- 50 cents: Avery insertable 5-tab dividers
- Free Schoolio 1-Subject Notebook, 70 Sheets when you purchase 2 Twin-Tip Sharpie Marker Singles
- Free Schoolio Crayons, 64-Pack when you purchase CRAYOLA® Washable Markers, 8-Pack
- Free Zebra 0.7mm Cadoozles Mechanical Pencils, 28-Pack when you purchase Zebra Retractable Ballpoint Pens, 24-Pack
- BOGO: Pentel blue or black ball-point pens; Schoolio washable broadline or fineline markers; 8-pack crayons, washable paint; filler paper, deluxe retractable medium point pen
- 1 cent: 2 hole manual pencil sharpener
- 25 cents: Office Depot® Brand 2-Pocket Poly Portfolios
- 50 cents: Scholastic Glue Sticks 4-PK
- 99 cents: 12 pack pencils
- 99 cents: 2 hole pencil sharpener
- 99 cents: select Mead notebooks, folders, and composition books
- 99 cents: 12 pack Crayola colored pencils
- 50 cents: Sterilite pencil box
- 20 cents: 1-subject notebooks
- 40 cents: Elmers glue sticks, 2-pk
- 40 cents: Crayola crayons, 24-count
- 97 cents: Bic Cristal pens, 10-pk
- 97 cents: Crayola markers, 10-count
- 97 cents: Crayola colored pencils
- $1.97 Crayola washable markers
If you’ve found some other great back-to-school deals, share them with your neighbors by leaving a comment.
Don’t forget that Florida’s tax-free weekend is Aug. 12-14. However, you may find better deals before then.
Whole Foods Market is selling wild alaska salmon for $8.99 a pound this Friday, July 29. The one-day sale is for Coho salmon, certified sustainable, from Alaska.
Jazz Under the Stars happens at the Museum of Science and History from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday. The program costs $10 and includes live jazz, a star show at the Bryan-Gooding Planetarium, rooftop star gazing and wine tasting. Admission to the event also includes full access to the museum, which is normally an $11 adult ticket. Call for reservations at 904-396-MOSH, ext 230.