Save Money at the 2011 Dane County Fair

July 19, 2011 by · 3 Comments
Filed under: Coupons, Entertainment 

Dane Couty Fair Photo by flickr - saraeThe Dane County Fair kicks off tomorrow through July 24, 2011, at the Alliant Energy Center. The fair offers carnival rides, food, entertainment, and lots of animals! There will be thousands of youth exhibits from county 4-H, FFA, and area youth clubs.

Your admission cost includes access to the exhibits, live music, and daily shows. The daily shows include The Flying Wallendas, BMX stunt artists, and a hypnotist. The Dane County Fair website has complete details regarding the daily events at the fair.

I want to tell you how to save money at the Fair!

2011 Admission Prices
5 and under: Free
Ages 6 to 11: $3.00  (daily) $6.00 (season)
Ages 12 & Over: $7.00 (daily) $15.00 (season)

Get a Free Youth Admission coupon in the Sunday, July 17, 2011, edition of the Wisconsin State Journal (page G6). This coupon is good for children ages 11 and younger. According the Dane County Fair, the coupon also printed in the Shoppers, Great Dane, and local papers.

Parking is FREE every day!

Thursday, July 22, 2011

Military Appreciation Day
All Armed Forces personnel (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, Reserves, National Guard members and veterans) and their immediate families get in for FREE. You must show military identification to take advantage of this deal. Identification includes Armed Forces ID, VA Hospital ID card, or a copy of your separation papers.

NOTE: Crowne Plaza on the east side is offerring a Military Appreciation Promotion: a $59 rate for Thursday, July 21, 2011. Call 800-404-7630 for details.

Pepsi Ride Day
All rides are discounted to one ticket per ride (prices are usually between 2-4 tickets per ride)

Friday, July 23, 2011

Save $5 on All-You-Can-Ride Wristband
All-you-can-ride wristbands are available Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for $25. However, you can get a $5 off coupon in the Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday editions of the Wisconsin State Journal. This coupon can be redeemed on Friday only. (Ride tickets are $1.25 each.)

Easter Sale at – 80% Off

April 21, 2011 by · 1 Comment
Filed under: Dining 

Eat. Drink. Save Money.

Save 80% on gift certificates now until Sunday, April 24, 2011. already offers a discount on gift certificates to local restaurants, and if you enter the code EASTER during checkout, you get an additional 80% off.

When you’re looking at the prices, make sure you’re taking the 80% off “Your Price.” For example, the prices for Heartland Grill are the following:

  • $10 Gift Certificate | Your Price $5 | EASTER Sale $1
  • $25 Gift Certificate | Your Price $10 | EASTER Sale $2
  • $50 Gift Certificate | Your Price $20 | EASTER Sale $4
  • $75 Gift Certificate | Your Price $30 | EASTER Sale $6
  • $100 Gift Certificate | Your Price $40 | EASTER Sale $8 has added eight restaurants within 30 miles of Madison. The new restaurants include the following:

  • Heartland Grill
    706 John Nolen Drive
  • Maharaja Restaurant
    6713 Odana Road
  • Growlers (Crowne Plaza)
    4402 East Washington
  • Capital Tap Haus
    107 State Street
  • Harvest Lounge
    706 John Nolen Drive
  • 29 South Cafe
    29 South Main Street–Janesville
  • Central Coast Restaurant
    1905 Central Coast Lane–Fort Atkinson
  • Towne Inn
    124 Rockwell–Jefferson

To see a complete list of the local restaurants, click here.

To get the 80% off deal, be sure to use the promo code EASTER when you checkout.