FREE Weekend Family Fun and Activities Round-Up!

Looking for some free family fun this weekend?  Here is a round up of free activities and events.  It’s always a good idea to check with your local store before going to make sure that they are participating (especially if you’ve got a drive).

Here are the rest of the free weekend events:

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American Girl – Saige’s Art Event with Crayola® Model Magic. Let creativity take flight! In her stories, Saige loves to ride in her father’s hot-air balloon. During this free art event, your girl can create a mini hot-air balloon sculpture using Crayola® Model Magic. Free and open to the public. For girls ages 8 and up.

-Saige’s Scavenger Hunt. Learn about Saige, our newest Girl of the Year! Your girl will go on a fun-filled scavenger hunt, collecting fun facts about Saige along the way. Plus, she’ll get a free American Girl poster at the end! Free and open to the public. For girls ages 8 and up.

Apple Stores – Check your local store for weekly workshops and youth programs

Bank of America’s Museums on Us – Saturday, September 7th and Sunday, September 8th (and the first full weekend of every month), Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders can get free access to more than 150 participating museums in 91 cities.  Photo ID and a valid Bank of America/Merrill Lynch credit or debit card must be presented at the time of visit. One free general admission limited to each cardholder at a participating institution, excluding fundraising events, special exhibitions and ticketed shows the first full weekend (Saturday and Sunday) of each month.  Here is a link to the full list of participating museums .

Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores – Free demos every Saturday, check your store here for more details.

Lakeshore Learning – Saturday, September 7th from 11-3 pm, kids can make a Make and Play Guitar.

Lowes Build and Grow – There is no class this week.  The next class will be on Saturday, September 14th at 10:00 a.m., where kids can build a classic fire truck.  A free apron, goggles and patch are included with this FREE class.  Register for this class as well as other future classes here.

Michael’s Crafts – Check back for FREE classes for the whole family.

Microsoft Stores – Check your local store for classes and special events for the whole family.

Pottery Barn Kids – September 2nd-8th in all stores, Grandparents Day Letter Writing Station

-Tuesday’s from 11-11:30 a.m., Story Time.

Target – select a city to find free or reduced-price admission to arts and cultural events in your area, sponsored by Target.

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Toys R Us – Every Saturday, August 24th – October 26th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Join ”Us” for a FREE Cra-Z-Loom Bracelet Making Event!  Make your own trendy bracelet & take it home with you…plus, share your #crazloom creation with us @toysrus on Instagram!


The Home Depot – Saturday, September 7th from 9 a.m.-12 p.m., kids can make a Football Ring Toss Game.  This is a FREE class.  All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin.  Register here for this class as well as future classes.

– See Adult Weekly workshops here. (Landscape Design, Lawn Maintenance, Install Vinyl Flooring)

Walmart Event Finder – enter your zip code to see what is going on in your area.

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