10 FREE and Cheap things to do Father’s Day Weekend in the Twin Cities

Looking for special events and activities for Dad this Father’s Day weekend?  Twin Cities on the Cheap has 10 low cost ideas to help make a great weekend for Dad and your pocket book. Stroll the fair grounds this Father’s Day Weekend looking at all the hot rod and antique cars during the Annual Minnesota Street Rod […]

June Restaurant Deals in the Twin Cities

Dairy Queen is the king of sweet, delicious treats. For those hard-working bargain hunters, the ice cream shop is offering one sweet deal. Weekdays, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., the chain is offering its Hardest Working Happy Hour with an iced coffee for $1, Ultimate Frappe for $2 or Premium Fruit Smoothie for $2. […]

5 ways to beat the “I’m Bored” summer blues

Summer is just around the corner.  You may have some summer camps planned out or a vacation scheduled.  You may have some sporting activities for the kids to tackle.  No matter what you have planned, you’re still going to hear these infamous words from your kids: “I’m bored.”  Here are some tips for fun family outings […]

Boost Your Exercise Routine with FREE Virtual Trainers

If you are looking for that perfect boost to help your exercise routine, check out these FREE online workouts. Sparkpeople.tv offers 100% FREE online workout videos to fit everyone’s needs from cardio to strength to yoga.  The workout finder enables you to narrow your search to workouts with specific equipment, trainers, time frames, exercise type and […]

Twin Cities Guide to FREE Summer Movies in the Park

Into movies?  What better way to relax during Minnesota summers than to gather with your friends and family for a summer movie in the park.  The Twin Cities is home to a vast array of summer movie venues.  So gather your friends, bring some snacks and head out to enjoy a fun, FREE evening under […]

Minnesota Sinfonia Offers Free Concert Series

Minnesota Sinfonia’s summer FREE concert series and events are listed below. The mission of the Minnesota Sinfonia is to serve the musical and educational needs of the Minnesotans with special emphasis given to families with young children, inner-city youth, seniors and those with limited financial means.  As a result, all concerts or FREE of admission […]

Your Summer Guide to 101 Festivals in the Twin Cities Area

Twin Cities on the Cheap has compiled a one-stop guide for summer festivals in and around the Twin Cities.  Included is a sampling of activities that you can find at each event.  However for a full and detailed listing always check the web site for each festival directly.  Yes, we would like to hear from you […]

Find Deals at Community Garage Sales in the Twin Cities

Get set – find those garage sale deals.  The following cities have community wide garage sales this weekend. Bloomington City Wide Garage Sale: May 19 – 21, all day event. Burnsville Community-Wide Garage Sale: May 20 – 21, all day event. Lakeville City-wide Garage Sale, May 21, all day event. Little Canada City-wide Garage Sale, May […]

Your Guide to FREE or Cheap Yoga in the Twin Cities

The Twin Cities blossoms into a Yoga paradise during the summer months with outdoor yoga classes offered in a variety of locations all FREE of charge or for a minimal amount.  If you haven’t tried yoga, now is your chance.  Below is your Guide to FREE and Cheap Outdoor and then Indoor Yoga in the Twin […]

Try Out Mountain Biking For FREE

If you know a new, young rider, thinking of trying the sport of riding bicycles off-road, over rough terrain, the Minnesota High School League is offering FREE Try It Out Sessions for mountain biking in Inver Grove Heights, Woodbury and Champlin.  The individual sport requires endurance, core strength and balance, bike handling skills and self-reliance.  Whether […]