Looking for some free (or nearly free) activities this summer? Here are a bunch! Make sure you check the EMM Calendar for other free (and cheap) events each week.
Register at KidsBowlFree.com to receive two free games of bowling every day this summer.
Bass Pro Shops, Knowledge Tree, library branches, Barnes & Noble and The Booksellers at Laurelwood all offer free storytimes for little ones. Visit the EMM Calendar for dates and times.
Summer Reading Program
All of the area libraries offer a free Summer Reading Program for kids and adults. Collierville sign-ups started earlier this week, Memphis libraries start June 1st. There are free activities (movies, performances, crafts) each week and prizes for reading. Go register and check it out!
Go and visit the ducks at The Peabody, while you’re there take a ride on the trolley (not free, but cheap). Here is an EMM Review on the trolley and recommended area restaurants.
Wade in the model Mississippi River and watch the barges. EMM Review
Visit a Park
Here are parks the moms recommend
Attend a Free Concert or Movie
Levitt Shell, Carriage Crossing, the City of Germantown, Shelby Farms, Laurelwood and more – they all offer free outdoor concerts, and some have movies as well. Check the EMM Calendar for upcoming dates and times.
It’s free for TN residents on Tuesday afternoons from 2pm-close.
Learn to Cast & Shoot
free family activities at Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops on Tuesdays, Thursday, Saturdays and Sundays from noon-5pm (free ice cream from 5-6pm on Saturdays) through July 14th
Go to the movies for just $2! (okay, so this one isn’t free) Click here for participating theaters, dates and times.