Shake off the post-holiday blues with a little retail therapy at the InSidewalk Sale in Cherry Creek North. More than 30 stores are eager to clear their racks by offering end-of-season deals and discounts that you can’t find anywhere else. Instead of an outdoor sidewalk sale, these bargains are “inside”-walk — get it? The sale starts Monday, January 20 and goes through Sunday, January 26. [Read more…] about Cherry Creek North Winter InSidewalk Sale
It pays to be friends, especially when they can help you get big savings. Big Lots is holding its popular Friends & Family Event from Saturday, January 18 to Monday, January 20. (The first time they’ve offered the savings for three days!) Customers can enjoy 20% off an entire purchase at participating locations, including clearance, furniture, home décor, grocery and more. [Read more…] about Big Lots: Save 20% On Entire Purchase For 3 Days
Every shopper in Denver is going to have to bag a new fee, come this summer. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you should know the environmental challenges plastic bags cause for all of us. (Actually, you’ve probably found a plastic bag under that rock!) An estimated 250 million bags are used by Denver residents every year, according to city officials. Unfortunately, only about 5% of those bags are recycled. The rest end up in the waste system. [Read more…] about What You Need To Know Now About Denver’s New Plastic Bag Fee
After years in business, Stacy’s Hallmark is closing its doors. Employees told us the changing marketplace (online shopping!) and ever-increasing rent are the main reasons for shuttering. The shops carry a wide variety of greeting cards, home décor and lots of great gifts for all ages. Plus, no matter the holiday, they always had fun decorations and knickknacks on hand to celebrate. (Right now, we spotted Christmas, Valentine’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day greeting cards and decorations.) [Read more…] about Stacy’s Hallmark Stores Closing — 30% to 75% Off
The Cherry Creek Shopping Center is ending it’s “first hour of parking is free” deal starting Tuesday, January 21. So no more park and dash for customers who have just a quick errand. Going forward, the shopping center will charge $2 for parking up to two hours, and another $2 for each additional hour, according to new signage. [Read more…] about No More Free Parking at Cherry Creek Shopping Center
What’s better than a sale at Sally Beauty? How about a location where everything is on sale all the time. Denver now has one of only two (the other is in Las Vegas) Sally Beauty Clearance Centers. The store is located in Lakewood and I revisited it this past weekend. MHOTC readers are going to love it. Everything is 75% to 80% off regular store prices and they’ve received a ton of new inventory. [Read more…] about Great Deals! Sally Beauty Clearance Center
Bargain hunters, this is for you. Here’s a long (and just updated) list of thrift and consignment stores in Denver, Boulder and beyond. There’s a fine line between a thrift store and a vintage store and we’ll take the heat if you think we’ve inaccurately categorized a specific retailer. We don’t pretend this list is comprehensive. There are certainly others out there. Please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know what we’ve missed. We’ll add them when we can. Also, please include the URL of the store’s website. Make sure to subscribe to Mile High on the Cheap so you don’t miss any deals. [Read more…] about Denver Area Thrift and Consignment Stores You Need To Check Out
This year, Walgreens has increased the discount on select products. It pays to be a little older and wiser, especially at Walgreens. The ubiquitous and popular drug store offers customers 55 and older Senior Savings Day on the first Tuesday of the month. (If the first Tuesday of the month falls on a holiday, the discount day occurs the following Tuesday.) [Read more…] about Walgreens: Seniors Save Up To 30% on First Tuesday of the Month — Important Change
If you like pottery, you’re going to love the annual Pottery By The Pound sale from January 4 to February 3 at Commonwheel Artists Cooperative. The sale is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 6 pm. We’re talking bowls, vases, platters, canisters and more made by artists from the Pikes Peak region who clear their studio inventory.
Pottery seconds are weighed on a scale and sold by the pound while other artwork is priced at discounted prices. Don’t worry if you can’t make the opening days as pottery is constantly restocked throughout the event. 102 Canon Ave. in Manitou Springs (which is just west of Colorado Springs).
Admittedly the worst kept secret in town is that Bed Bath & Beyond paper coupons never expire, despite having an expiration date. But did you know that there is a way to get 20% off your entire purchase, even the low cost items, at BB&B every time you shop in store or online? And it’s not by stockpiling your paper coupons. It’s called BEYOND+ and I’ve been using it for a few years now. Here’s how it works: [Read more…] about Bed Bath and Beyond – Get 20% Off Entire Purchase Every Time You Shop
The Arapahoe Library District is famous for its used book sales. But even if you missed them this year, you can find all sorts of gently used hardbacks and paperbacks at the Library District’s Used Book Stores. All are open during normal library hours and prices are typically 50¢ to $2. Many of the books are barely touched, making them ideal inexpensive gifts for the bookworms in your life. Check out: [Read more…] about Book A Deal at Arapahoe Library Used Book Stores
Shop for unusual gifts, many handmade by local artists and artisans, at upcoming fall and holiday arts and crafts shows, festivals and bazaars. Because you usually buy directly from the creators, prices are reasonable — and sometimes downright bargains. Unless otherwise indicated, shows are FREE.
Check The Denver Post or weekly local newspapers for the occasional discount coupon on admission. We’ll continue to update the map and list events as we receive more information, so check back often.
If you thought the deals couldn’t get any better at Goodwill, you’re wrong! Its customer loyalty program Club Blue offers members receive exclusive alerts, sales and promotions throughout the year, as well as special coupons and a birthday discount. Membership is FREE. No membership card necessary. [Read more…] about Goodwill’s Club Blue Offers Exclusive Savings & Promos
Imagine a book store where a good novel will only set you back two bucks. Such a store exists… in Aurora. The Book Outlet started as a place to raise money for the Aurora Public Library system, but bookworms know it’s the place to find a wealth of gently-used reading material at unbelievable prices. [Read more…] about Buy the Book on the Cheap in Aurora
Nothing says summer quite like a Farmers’ Market. Where else can you greet your local farmer, find delicious deals on produce, and enjoy one of our 300 days of sunshine? You can find a market for nearly every day of the week, so check out a few!
Keep in mind that some markets are pet friendly (with a leash) and others not so much, so take care when deciding whether or not to invite Fido along. To fully participate in the eco-friendly experience, we suggest bringing along several reusable grocery bags or baskets for all of your goodies. [Read more…] about 36 Denver Area Summer Farmers’ Markets