If your weekend travels take you to Castle Rock, consider a budget-friendly stop at The Outlets at Castle Rock. The outlet center is holding a fun giveaway from Friday to Sunday, July 3 to 5. Visit Customer Service in the Food Court and receive your scratch-off card. Every card is a winner, with prizes ranging from $5 center gift cards, Under Armour Hats, $25 Columbia gift cards and more. [Read More…]
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One of the coolest places in town (not just temperature-wise) is the Brass Armadillo Antique Mall. Covering 100,000-square-feet, the mall houses all sorts of knick-knacks, collectibles and antiques. It’s so large you could easily spend hours there sifting through the wares.
If you are looking for a fun way to spend Fourth of July, you can get extra savings. For three days, Friday to Sunday, July 3 to 5, everything in the mall is 15% off. Open daily 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. 11301 W. 1-70 Frontage Rd., Wheat Ridge, 303-403-1677.
As regulations change, please double-check for cancellations. Dinner and a movie are the perfect fit, whether it’s date night or hanging with friends — even more perfect under a summer evening sky. In partnership with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Avanti Food & Beverage hosts a FREE Summer Movie Series every Thursday at 9 p.m. with a movie classic on the big screen — from June 19 to August 27. The night gets started with a reverse happy hour. Plus, bring your own lawn chair and the sponsors, New Belgium Brewing, will give you a complimentary beer. Special movie night menus provided by Lea Jane’s Hot Chicken and Meta Asian Kitchen. [Read More…]
Families can ignite big savings by dining at Applebee’s Grill & Bar this Independence Day weekend. Children can choose from a variety of entrées from the Applebee’s Kids Menu, including their choice of a side dish and juice, milk or chocolate milk. Many locations are now open for dine-in. However, this offer is also available by placing an order by phone for pick-up. [Read More…]
Everyone loves a good road trip, right? And, this summer, smart shoppers everywhere will be on the road more often — whether it’s running errands, shopping for bargains or on an family adventure. Of course, it also means more stops at the fuel pump, too. Thanks to this offer, it’s even easier to earn fuel points at King Soopers. (You must have a shopper’s loyalty card to earn points.) [Read More…]
BOOM! BANG! CHEAP! The fireworks that typically light up the skies over Denver/Boulder for Fourth of July are few and far between this year. With restrictions on large gatherings and municipalities facing fiscal disaster, not to mention laid-off staff, we’ve found 10 fireworks show still scheduled. A handful of neighborhoods also plan to hold kids parades or “virtual” celebrations. [Read More…]
Bored on a budget? You’ve come to the right place! Mile High On The Cheap is the answer for Coloradans wanting to live large for less. While life is far from normal, we’ve decided to restart our popular list of free and cheap things to do over the weekend. For now, you’ll find a activities you can do out of the house, along with a curated list of virtual online concerts, festivals and sporting events. Get set weekend planners, we’ve done all the work for you… [Read More…]
Two days to go! Haul out the red, white and blue — it’s going to be a firecracker 4th of July. While the ways we celebrate this year will differ from the past, there will be a smattering of fireworks, small parties at restaurants and bars, as well as deals and discounts on Independence Day, Saturday, July 4. If you hope to visit one of the museums or local attractions, be sure to buy your tickets now. Most require advance purchase of timed-entry tickets and are selling out fast!. [Read More…]
If your head is spinning with all the changes, disruptions, cancellations and uncertainty to our daily lives, you aren’t alone. We at Mile High On The Cheap feel it, too. In fact, we are working even harder to stay on top of what’s happening in the Denver-Boulder area and keep you informed in a timely manner. Though we post about things we think you’ll find of interest, sometimes we learn of something newsworthy that may not be worth a stand-alone post. But, we want to share. [Read More…]
Long rumored for years, Pier 1 Imports is finally closing its doors for good. The home décor retailer has begun its going-out-of-business sale, which is expected to run through sometime in September. The shelves are full of merchandise now, so it’s the perfect time to shop for the best selection. However, bargain hunters know to play the waiting game for bigger savings. [Read More…]
If you eat at Taco Bell often, you’ll definitely want to take advantage of this rare offer. While many sit-down restaurants offer gift card bonuses once or twice a year, it’s not often that fast-food chain’s offer any bonus — mostly because their menus are already full of low-priced food and discounts. That’s what makes this offer from the fast-food Mexican restaurant extra spicy. [Read More…]
In a cooperative effort between Boulder County and Eldorado Canyon State Park, a new weekend and holiday shuttle service to the park will be offered from Friday, July 3 through Labor Day. Parking is extremely limited inside the state park, and no parking is available outside of it. When parking inside the state park is full, no additional vehicles are allowed in. The new shuttle service offers visitors another transportation method to the popular destination that often is at capacity from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the summer on weekends and holidays. [Read More…]
From the company: “Thank you for your enthusiasm! Due to overwhelming demand, ends 7/3 instead of 7/5.” Say cheese! The Cheesecake Factory is officially celebrating summer with a sweet deal — 7/For/$20. (Get it? 7/4/20…July 4, 2020!) The offer is bursting with savings, especially because the chain is not known for offering many discounts. (They are known for having a ginormous menu!) There are only three locations in Colorado — Denver, Littleton and Park Meadows. [Read More…]
Slurpee fans are going to have to hit pause on 7-Eleven’s popular and long-running 7-Eleven Day (a.k.a. FREE Slurpee Day) on July 11. Instead, the convenience store is giving a special birthday gift of one million meals to Feeding America, the largest domestic hunger-relief organization in the country. Fear not, the ubiquitous convenience chain is still giving away Slurpee drinks this summer. [Read More…]