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Thanksgiving Break Deals & Free Offers to Entertain Kids and Families

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School is out! Thousands of children in the Tampa Bay area are out of school for Thanksgiving Break. There are so many fun things to do and many deals can be had for Tampa families.

Check out Family-Friendly Tampa Bay’s Thanksgiving Break Deals for fun things to do to keep your children entertained.

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1. Thanksgiving and Winter Break Camps

Looking to for some camp options for your children? Kids can learn to ice skate, perform science experiments and more! Check out our featured camps for Thanksgiving and Winter Break! 



2. Kids Eat Free

Everyday Kids Eat Free at dozens of Tampa Bay area restaurants. While Tuesday is the most popular day for Kids Eat Free or Cheap offers, there are still a host of restaurants that offer deals throughout the week. Make sure to check out the links above and always call ahead, as offers are subject to change without notice.


3. ABCmouse

Save 63% off your annual membership to ABCmouse, a fun an interactive learning program for children 2-8 years old.

For only $45 or three equal monthly installments of $15 a month, you’ll essentially get 7 months of ABCmouse for free with this amazing Black Friday Deal! This deal runs from Nov. 20-27, 2017 and is is the biggest savings that ABCmouse has ever offered. Don’t miss out on this deal! This makes for a perfect gift idea as well.  Save on ABCmouse and get your deal HERE. 



4. Gator Fred’s Fun & Party Center

5360 Ehrlich Rd, Tampa, FL 33624, (813) 264-1700

Kids can bounce all day at Gator Fred’s in their indoor bounce house center.

Monday, Nov. 20th: Free Train Ride w/ admission
Tuesday, Nov. 21st: Free Popcorn w/admission
Wednesday, Nov. 22nd:  Free Snocone w/ admission
Friday, Nov. 24th: $6 All Day Admission, Bonus: $10 per hour  drop-off child care so you can do your Black Friday shopping!



November 20 & 21st 

When school is out, IKEA Kids Academy is in! Your child can participate in a free activity/craft in November. Join IKEA Tampa on November 20-21, 2017 and show up any time between…Find out more »


6. Bass Pro Shops-Free Santa Photo

10501 Palm River Rd, Tampa, FL 33619 United States

As Christmas nears, Santa makes his way to Bass Pro Shops to help bring some holiday cheer to the children. You’ll find free photos with Santa and affordable picture packages. They also host many holiday themed games and crafts on select days. Find out more »


7. Studio Movie Grill

12332 University Mall Ct, Tampa, FL 33612

Remember when movies were less than $10? At Studio Movie Grill in Tampa, you can enjoy $5 Tuesday movie tickets which means all of your favorite Hollywood releases are only $5 all day long! For more information, read more. 


8.  Visit MOSI

4801 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33617

The Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) has re-opened and now has over 100 fun and scientific hands on activities. They have consolidated their facility to focus on their eventual move to downtown Tampa in 2022. The new MOSI is focused on  Science, Technology, Engineering, Art. and  Math activities. MOSI will have an ongoing Art gallery from local artist and children.

Admission to MOSI has also been reduced. Adults (13-59) $12.95, Seniors (60+) $10.95, Children (3-12) $7.95, Children 2 years and under are FREE.


Save 51% on admission to MOSI, Busch Gardens and…
Save 51% on admission to the five best Tampa Bay attractions including MOSI and Busch Gardens Tampa by purchasing a Tampa Bay CityPASS which is valid for 9 days starting with the first day of use, so you’ll have plenty of time to explore five fun Tampa attractions. Learn more at CityPass.com


$3 Admission to MOSI

Low-income families can visit MOSI year-round for a minimal fee. Florida residents bearing an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card and a valid form of photo ID will be granted access for…read more


9. Pinchasers Bowling

Locations in Tampa and Zephyrhills

Get 1 hour of bowling and a $10 GameZone card for just $9 per child! Buy now and get a free Kids Club Card!nKids Club Card members earn 10% back on all purchases, enjoy special offers, and Free Birthday Bowling!

Here’s the deal:
*For students in grades K-12
*Deal begins November 17th and ends January 7th, 2018
*Valid everyday before 5pm
*Must pick up and pay for your card in any of their three locations

For out more details on their website.


10. Trampoline Parks

Great ways to get the energy out and many of them have seating areas where you can conveniently watch your children as they jump, flip, and climb!

Sky Zone Tampa
10137 E. Adamo Dr., Tampa, FL  33619

Tuesday: All you can jump for $15.99 from 3-8 p.m.


Altitude Trampoline Park
4340 W. Hillsborough Ave., Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33614

Mega Monday: $15 for unlimited jump all day.

Half Off Hump Day: Every Wednesday receive 1/2 off all jump time purchases. Regular 60 minute jump is $14.95.


11. Vertical Ventures Rock Climbing

5402 Pioneer Park Blvd Suite E, Tampa, FL 33634
116 18th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Tuesday Special: $9 Admission for students. Tampa Location Only.
Saturday Special: Bring a friend! 2-for-1 Admission every Saturday evening from 6pm to 10pm. Tampa & St. Petersburg location



12. Splash Harbour Water Park

399 2nd St, Indian Rocks Beach, Florida 33785

BOGO Black Friday 11/24/2017- Buy One Regularly Priced Admission Get One Free


13. Giveaways

Looking for a fun date night with your loved one? Enter to WIN 2 FREE tickets to Tango Buenos Aires at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, Nov. 30th! Head on over to our Facebook Page to enter to win!



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