carrie isaacWelcome to Springs Bargains, a service of our real estate business, The Circa Group at RE/MAX Properties! I'm Carrie, and I share ways to enjoy Colorado Springs for free or cheap, including cheap and family-friendly events and things to do, weekly grocery deals, and more.

40% Off at Salvation Army on Friday Evening + Sale on Saturday

Tonight (Friday, July 31st) from 7-9 PM, the Colorado Springs Salvation Army will have everything 40% off.  Then on Saturday, you can buy two items and get the third for a penny.


Free Touch-A-Truck Event in Woodland Park

From 10 AM to 12 PM on Wednesday, August 12th, there will be a free Touch-A-Truck event for kids at the Meadow Wood Sports Complex in Woodland Park!  Here’s the description from the event organizers:

Kids will climb and crawl on more than 20 big trucks and emergency vehicles. Vehicles you can expect to experience are army Vehicles, Bearcat Armored Vehicle, Fire Engines, Ambulance, Helicopter, Dump Trucks, Snow Plow, Street Sweeper, Police Car, Back Hoe, School Bus and more. 

Woodland Parks and Rec is hosting this event, and you can see the info here.


JCPenney Coupon for $10 off $25

JCPenney has a coupon out for $10 off a purchase of $25 or more, valid through this Saturday, August 1st.  It does exclude a large handful of brands, so be sure to read the fine print.  Thanks, Money Saving Mom!


Free Story & Craft Time at Cafe 225 + Drink Coupon

Cafe 225 has a couple of free events for kids coming up!  On August 5th and 12th, they’ll have a parent and child story and craft time from 10-11 AM.  I just saw some pictures of previous events like this on their Facebook page and it looks pretty fun!

They’re located at 225 N. Weber, and you can sign up on their website for a buy one, get one half-off drink coupon.


Rare B1G1 Coupon from Chipotle (Via Text Message)

Just a reminder that this deal is still available!

Play the “Friend or Faux?” game from Chipotle and they’ll send you a buy one, get one free coupon via text message!  It sounds like the coupon arrives pretty quickly and is valid for a couple of weeks.  Thanks, Dorinda and Money Saving Mom!

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