August is here and it’s been a hot summer in Minnesota! First, be sure you’ve downloaded my NEW, FREE Printable Summer Activity Planner for Kids!
There are 8 pages of summer planning fun:
- Summer Bucket List (32 ideas for summer fun!)
- Summer Schedules with themes and ideas
- “10 Things I Want to Do this Summer” Worksheet
- 3 Coloring Pages
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I’ve updated the Deals & Events Calendar for August and there are many fun activities this month! First be sure to plan your shopping for the month (and year) with my guide, What to Buy in August to Save Money!
Some events happening this month:
- County fairs are happening! See my full list.
- The Minnesota Children’s Museum Block Party is August 14th!
- The Irish Fair of Minnesota is August 13th – 15th!
- The Minnesota State Fair begins August 26th!
- The Twin Cities River Rats free water ski shows continue!
- The FREE Build-a-Bear Wednesday online activities began last spring and continue online!
- You can still get FREE meals from your child’s school district through the 2021-2022 school year!
Attractions are open, like the Crayola Experience Mall of America, the Minnesota Children’s Museum, and now The Works Museum! Did you know you can get the LOWEST priced tickets for all of those places if you use my exclusive deals? Crayola Experience: EVERY DAY you can get DISCOUNT Crayola Experience Mall of America tickets through my special link! Tickets are $17.50 (regularly $22.99 – $24.99) THIS IS THE LOWEST PRICE OUT THERE!
- Just click on my personalized online store web link (URL) and enter the access code TCFM. (Or visit https://tickets.crayolaexperience.com and enter my personalized store name: Twin Cities Frugal Mom)
- You’ll be able to purchase and print the tickets right away, saving you time waiting at the entrance turnstiles and bypassing ticket booth lines! And they’re valid for up to a year.
Minnesota Children’s Museum: EVERY DAY you can get DISCOUNTED tickets for the Minnesota Children’s Museum in St. Paul with my special code TCFM! Save $3 per admission!
- Just go to mcm.org and use my code TCFM to save $3 per admission on tickets online. You can also use that code to save $20 on a membership.
The Works Museum in Bloomington: EVERY DAY you can get DISCOUNTED tickets for The Works Museum in Bloomington with my special code!
- Regular admission is $11.00 per person, but you can get admission for $9.00 per person with my special code! (Children 2 and under are free.) For $2 Off Admission: Use code TCFMB$2OFF in the “promo code” field on the shopping cart page. (Not valid for special events) Purchase via THIS LINK.
- Discounts are offered for special events if you buy tickets in advance. Follow their website and social media pages for updates.
- 50% off admission for limited income families through their Gateway program