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Free Lunch at Selected Sydney Restaurants with Lawson’s Bread

Free Lunch at Selected Sydney Restaurants with Lawson’s Bread
Who said there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Lawson’s Bread has teamed up with some of Sydney’s top restaurants to offer just that through its Lunch on Lawson’s promotion. Ice Cube, Il Locale, and Mumu Grill are just some of the restaurants taking part in the scheme. Each restaurant has designed its very own signature sandwich using Lawson’s bread, and you can enjoy it for nix. Just leave your details on the website and cross your fingers that you’re one of the first 2000 to register. The...
May 26th, 2010 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: dining, free, promotions, Restaurants

International Museum Day

International Museum Day
... I am fortunate enough to live in Houston’s Museum District, where 18 museums are within walking distance.  All of the museums have free admission hours during the week, and 11 of them are free to the public daily; click here for a full list of free admission times. In honor of International Museum Day, The Museum of Fine Arts Houston is offering free admission.  The MFAH is located at 1001 Bissonnet (map).  The MFAH is open 10 AM-5 PM and general admission is waived all day.  Regular...
May 18th, 2010 | Christina Uticone | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: free, museums

Two to Tango

Two to Tango
... those who want to try out the tango, the TangoClub will be dancing on 24 February, at 7:00pm, outside Cafe Limon on Princes Wharf with everyone free to join in. The TangoClub will also be giving free beginners’ Argentine tango class with experienced instructors and New Zealander tango champions on 28 February, at 5:00 pm, at the St. Patrick’s Square, 43 Wyndham Street, Auckland Central Business District. Photo credit: -Stock.Xchng Related places: ...
February 23rd, 2010 | theaucklandguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: dance lessons, free, Tango, tango club

Sydney Town Hall Ready to Rock with Free Concert

Sydney Town Hall Ready to Rock with Free Concert
Some of Sydney’s favourite indie bands will invade Town Hall next month for a free concert. Town Hall Rewired features an awesome line-up of independent talent including singer-songwriter Bertie Blackman, art rock act Decoder Ring, and up-and-comers The Jezabels and Jack Ladder. The show celebrates the recent restoration efforts to the Town Hall, which include a $40 million essential service and internal safety and fire upgrades. While the concert is free, bookings are essential. Head to the City...
February 22nd, 2010 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: concert, free, music

Guerilla Gigs Make Short Films in Sydney

Guerilla Gigs Make Short Films in Sydney
... Ben Lee, and Bob Evans on the big screen or a private listening pod. And best of all, unlike your average rock show this exhibition is completely free! For a taste, click here to see Bob Evans performing “Don’t You Think It’s Time” outside the Bourke Street Bakery. Dates: Until January 30 Times: 10 am to 5 pm on weekdays and 9 am to 1 pm on Saturdays Location: Carriageworks Address: 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh Public transport: CarriageWorks is an eight-minute walk from Redfern...
January 19th, 2010 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: free, music, short-films

Take a Night Out at the Auckland Night Market

Take a Night Out at the Auckland Night Market
... days. And what better way to get some cool air than by going to the Night Market at the Central Business District? You can get a taste of heaps of free food samples, live music, and fabulous gourmet shopping, from a fish market that offers a whole lot more than just fresh catch of the day. Every week, beginning 7 January this year,  a food and wine special is available for only $9.50 per person. Auckland’s new “in place” to be surely should not be missed by locals and tourists...
January 15th, 2010 | theaucklandguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: fish market, free, Freemans Bay, LINK bus, night market

City of Sydney Council Helps You Achieve Your Green New Year’s Resolutions

City of Sydney Council Helps You Achieve Your Green New Year’s Resolutions
... we all enjoy a bike ride, but many folks get a little nervous about getting out on the city streets. Thankfully the City of Sydney is running free cycling courses through February and March designed to improve your confidence. There are also bike maintenance courses to help keep your ride in tip-top condition. You can sign up for the riding course here and the maintenance course here. Live sustainably: So many of us recycle and carry green bags to the supermarket, but what about doing something...
January 13th, 2010 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: cycling, eco-friendly, free, green, recycling, workshops

Free Omni Films at the Museum of Science

Free Omni Films at the Museum of Science
This winter, the Museum of Science , a long-time family favorite destination in Boston  for both visitor and locals, will again offer free Film Fridays for its Omni Theatre shows in January. The breath-taking IMAX films shown throughout each day at the Mugar Omni Theater  are screened on a five-story  dome with state-of-the art sound. What’s showing this month? Take your pick ! If you can’t get enough of New England’s winter snow and chill, you may want to see Antarctica with...
January 2nd, 2010 | Maria Olia | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcements, Family Friendly, featuredarticle, free

Best Places in Vegas to Dance the Night Away

Best Places in Vegas to Dance the Night Away
... few dance steps to sweep your sweetheart off her feet? Wish you knew how to actually dance? Too cheap or too scared to take lessons?  Never fear.  free (or nearly free) dance lessons are here. Vegas offers free Keno lessons, but if you want to make like James Bond,  learn to line dance, swing, cha cha, tango, two-step-, rumba, hustle or do the salsa.  Lessons typically take place a half-hour or so before the club opens.  Nightclubs are typically 21 and older, but many restaurants and social...
December 31st, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: 50+, all ages, best of week, club dancing, deal, free, free dance, great deal, Just a Bit Weird - Fun & Quirky Places, learn to dance, line dancing, People - Interesting Local People, salsa, Sound Like a Local - Local "speak", Sports & Recreation, vegas, Vegas dance lessons

See Sydney Fireworks on New Years Eve for Nix | Best Vantage Points in the City

See Sydney Fireworks on New Years Eve for Nix | Best Vantage Points in the City
... lavish parties and overpriced dinners on New Year’s Eve, but you don’t have to spend a fortune to ring in the New Year. There are actually 40 free vantage points for enjoying the 9 pm and midnight fireworks. Here are some of the best spots to soak up the festivities. Remember to wear something blue and arrive early to get the best view! Bicentennial Park, Glebe Around 3000 folks are set to cram into the park. Food and soft drink will be sold on site, but if you want some bubbly to toast at...
December 29th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: best of week, fireworks, free, New Year's Eve

Entertain the Kids for Free in Sydney These School Holidays

Entertain the Kids for Free in Sydney These School Holidays
... are some of the best Sydney attractions that won’t cost you a cent. The beaches are some of Sydney’s greatest attractions, and they’re all free to enjoy. This time of year is perfect for splashing about in the water and lazing about on the sand. Just remember to slip, slop, slap! Bronte, Neilsen Park, and Balmoral Beach are particularly kid-friendly. Image source: Avlxyz @ Flickr Walk across the Harbour Bridge and enjoy some of the best views the city has to offer. Just beware if you continue...
December 23rd, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Attractions, best of week, Family Friendly, free

Sydney Free Shuttle Expands Service to Elizabeth Bay

Sydney Free Shuttle Expands Service to Elizabeth Bay
Sydney’s free Village to Village shuttle bus will expand its route to include the Billyard Loop in Elizabeth Bay. That’s good news for the area’s residents, who recently had the strip removed from the Sydney Buses 311 route. “An accessible and integrated transport network is crucial to our plan to make Sydney green, global and connected,” said Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore. “We’re pleased to continue our sponsorship of this important community service and expand the...
December 8th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: free, News, public transport

City of Las Vegas rolls out Holiday Parties

City of Las Vegas rolls out Holiday Parties
The City of Las Vegas invites guests and residents to join in the holiday celebration with cultural walks, discounts to local museums, a free concert by cast members from Phantom, Neon Boneyard tours, free holiday music concerts and old-fashioned popcorn stringing.  With events planned for families, 50+, and teens the city hopes to alleviate some of the holiday stress from this Dickensian Christmas season by returning to the community values of generosity, love and kindness that brought Scrooge...
December 4th, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: 50+, best of week, christmas, family, featuredarticle, free, holiday, holiday concert, vegas family, Vegas holidays

Bordeaux Matchmaking Event in NYC

Bordeaux Matchmaking Event in NYC
... towering within, along with marble walls and a huge dome make it the perfect venue for fab wine tasting.  Oh, and did I mention it’s free? Bordeaux Matchmaking in Action Here’s how it works:  Sign up and answer some interesting questions formulated by The Bordeaux MatchMaking Team, Marine and Laetitia, regarding your favorite wines, food, and your unique personality.  No, this isn’t a test but your answers will determine the best Bordeaux match for your palate and shape your evening...
December 3rd, 2009 | Steve Mirsky | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: Announcements, Food & Beverage, free, wine tasting nyc

Darling Harbour Gets Festive

Darling Harbour Gets Festive
... light rail to Convention station Parking: Parking is available at Harbourside Car Park and Kings parking stations at 182 and 383 Sussex Street Cost: free Website: http://www.darlingharbour.com Image source: Charlie Brewer @ Flickr Related places: A Darling Harbour New South Wales View Details and Book ...
November 28th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: christmas, concert, free, tree lighting

Sydney Photo Friday: “Eye See You” at Sculpture by the Sea

Sydney Photo Friday: “Eye See You” at Sculpture by the Sea
With so many incredible artworks standing as part of Sculpture by the Sea, I couldn’t resist showing you another. This stunning piece, Eye See You, is the work of Canadian husband and wife team Barbara Glazar and Ryan James. “We are thrilled and honoured to be part of the exhibition that takes place in such a beautiful place on the coast in Sydney,” said Ryan James. “Barbara and I have enjoyed watching the public interacting with the artwork. By 11 am on the first day, young children were...
November 20th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Art, beach, free, sculpture

Get to Know Chicago with a Free Audio Tour

Get to Know Chicago with a Free Audio Tour
One of the best ways to see a city is by foot. The Chicago Loop Alliance offers free audio tours of Chicago Grab a map and away you go, meandering through streets, finding your own way, maybe even getting a little lost, which can be a good thing. Sometimes going a little off course can lead to some interesting and unexpected  “finds.” You can also do a guided city tour and Chicago has no shortage of those, including historical walks and architecture tours. The city also has a free tour (Anything...
November 13th, 2009 | Lisa Davis | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: audio tour, Chicago, featuredarticle, free, walking tour

Sydney Sees Snow at Museum of Contemporary Art

Sydney Sees Snow at Museum of Contemporary Art
... natural environment, but I predict most will simply lap up the novelty of snow in the city! Best of all, seeing the Sydney snowstorm is completely free! The event coincides with the MCA’s 18th birthday. But rather than cake, the museum will keep with the icy theme and give away free snow cones to celebrate the milestone. Date: 14 November 2009 Times: 12:30 – 6 pm Location: Museum of Contemporary Art Address: 140 George Street, The Rocks Public transport: Catch a train, bus, or ferry to Circular...
November 12th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Art, free, snow

5 Free Things to Do in Los Angeles

5 Free Things to Do in Los Angeles
Not exactly known for budget travel, there actually are several things you can do in Los Angeles for free that are lots of fun! 1.  Watch a TV or talk show taping This is a cool opportunity to see your favorite sitcom stars up close, as well as see “behind the scenes” of your favorite show.  You can get tickets for shows here.  For more popular shows, you may have to reserve tickets months in advance. 2. Hollywood Forever Memorial Park (map) Established in 1899, over 100 celebrities...
November 11th, 2009 | Abbie Mood | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: featuredarticle, free, things to do

Free Fun at Erko Berzerko Fair

Free Fun at Erko Berzerko Fair
... is back again this Saturday. Offering much more than your average school fundraiser, the Erskineville Public hosted event promises plenty of fun, free entertainment. ABC Radio’s Robbie Buck will act as MC for the day’s musical entertainment. Lindsay “The Doctor” McDougall and the Triple J TV Band will headline the bill, but there’s plenty more to see with Felicity Wilcox, Bernie Hayes, and John Kennedy’s ’68 Comeback Special all on the line-up. Little ones will love the Kidzone, which...
November 10th, 2009 | Lauren Katulka | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: event, festival, free, school