Meet and Greet Event with Rachael Ray in Saratoga: October 17th

Here is a fun upcoming event if you are a fan of Rachael Ray! Northshire Bookstore, located at 424 Broadway in Saratoga Springs, is hosting a meet and greet with Rachael Ray on Thursday, October 17 at 5 PM. The meet & greet and photo opportunity with Rachael Ray celebrates the release of her new book Rachael Ray 50: Memories and Meals from a Sweet and Savory Life.

Tickets are required for this event and space is limited. Tickets are $34.24 and include one pre-signed hardcover copy of Rachael Ray 50 plus admission for one to the meet & greet line. (The ticket price is the cost of the book plus sales tax.) Tickets and more information can be found HERE.

Michaels Fall Craft Event

Michaels stores are hosting several craft events this fall including a “Fall Maker Fest” on Saturday, September 28th between 11 and 2 where you can make this adorable pumpkin butterfly.

Buy the craft pumpkin and the supplies to decorate it will be provided. The event is listed as an adult class but kids can attend and make a clay pot scarecrow project for free.

Check out the full listing of events at your store HERE. Some stores require calling ahead or reserving a spot online. We often visit the Rensselaer store where we can drop in for classes anytime during the scheduled hours.

 

Got Kids? Sale This Weekend- Early Pass Giveaway!

This weekend is the Got Kids? fall sale! This is a great consignment sale with over 30,000 items for sale at discounted prices!

Find hundreds of gently used baby items, thousands of pieces of clothing in all kid’s sizes and more! This sale will feature winter attire and Halloween costumes along with maternity clothes, shoes, toys, books, games and DVDs. A great place to pick up items for your kids for the holidays!

The sale is open to the public with no admission fee starting at 8 AM on Saturday, September 21st. On Sunday, most items go to half price! Find all the details about the sale HERE.

Courtesy of the Got Kids? sale, I have TEN passes to give away for my readers to shop before the public on Friday evening starting at 4 PM! To enter to win a free pass for you and a friend to shop from 4-8 PM on Friday, September 20th, comment on this post with “pick me!” Winners will be randomly selected and notified via email on Thursday!

Spongebob The Musical at Proctors: Kids Night

Broadway’s award wining hit Spongebob the Musical is coming to Proctors this month. The show will run September 22-28, 2019.

Tuesday, September 24th is “Recycled Craft Night for Kids.” Show is at 7:30 PM. Come early for free kids activities, prizes, photo booth, face painting, crafts and more. PLUS, buy one adult ticket for the 24th and get a kids ticket FREE! Use the code KIDSCRAFT at checkout. Tickets are available HERE.

Car Seat Trade-In Event at Walmart

Walmart will be hosting their first Car Seat Trade-In event from September 16-30, 2019! Bring in a used car seat for recycling to Walmart and receive a free $30 Walmart gift card to be used on anything!

There is a limit of two gift cards per household. Booster seats are not eligible.

4,000 Walmart stores will be participating- call your store ahead of time to see if they are one of them.

The trade-in event is in partnership with TerraCycle, which will recycle every part of the car seat!

Thursday, September 12th Free Albany Movie: Crazy Rich Asians

This Thursday’s FREE Bites Camera Action outdoor summer movie is the last of the season. An open air movie will be shown on  South Pearl Street on Thursday, September 12th.

Music and games for all ages begin at 6:30 PM, feature movie begins at 7:00 PM. Don’t forget to bring your chairs for this family-friendly outdoor event!

Free parking after 5 PM on the street and in the Times Union Center and Green-Hudson Garages. No glass containers allowed.

This Thursday’s movie:

Crazy Rich Asians

Petsmart: Sample Saturday 9/7/19

This Saturday, Petsmart is holding their monthly “Sample Saturday” event. Stores will be offering FREE samples for your dog & cat! Sample natural food & treats with no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.

While supplies last. Selection may vary by store. Find store locations HERE.

This Thursday’s Free Albany Movie: Bohemian Rhapsody

This Thursday’s FREE Bites Camera Action outdoor summer movie will again transform a section of South Pearl Street in Albany into an open-air movie theater! South Pearl Street will close to vehicular traffic from Beaver Street to Hudson Avenue at 6:30 PM on Thursday, September 5th.

Music and games for all ages begin at 6:30 PM, feature movie begins at 7:00 PM. Don’t forget to bring your chairs for this family-friendly outdoor event!

Free parking after 5 PM on the street and in the Times Union Center and Green-Hudson Garages. No glass containers allowed.

This Thursday’s movie:

Bohemian Rhapsody

Presented by Berkshire Bank

Chipotle: Buy One Get One Free for Youth Soccer Players

Chipotle stores are supporting Youth Soccer Month by sponsoring a youth soccer buy one, get one free event this Labor Day Weekend (AUG 31 – SEP 2). Score a Buy-One/Get-One FREE entrée or kid’s meal when you wear a Youth Soccer jersey into any Chipotle restaurant over Labor Day weekend. Find locations HERE.

Target: Car Seat Trade-in Event September 3-13

Target stores are having a Car Seat Trade-in Event from September 3-13, 2019! I always love these events- they are a great way to recycle an old car seat!

When you trade in a used car seat, you get a coupon for 20% off a new car seat, car seat base, travel system, stroller, playard, highchair, swing, rocker or bouncer. The coupon is valid in stores and online through September 14, 2019.