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Free Live Music at Scooter’s Coffeehouse in Andover

Deal submitted by: Kristin Every Saturday night from 8PM-10PM Scooter’s Coffeehouse at Andover Marketplace will have a different local band or musician. It’s fun, it’s family-friendly, and it’s FREE! Date: 11/05/11 – 12/17/11 Time: 8:00PM – 10:00PM Location: Scooter’s Coffeehouse – Andover MarketPlace (only) Cost: Free For More Info: Check the Events listings on our […]

Half-Price Drinks During Sonic Happy Hour

Sonic Drive-In happy hour - 1/2 price drinks & slushes 2-4 p.m. daily

The Sonic Happy Hour is back! Between 2-4 p.m. every day, you’ll pay half price for drinks and slushes at participating Sonic Drive-Ins. Sonic Drive-In’s Happy Hour definitely lets bargain hunters sip on savings in the afternoon, whether they’re in need of a quick break or enjoying a beverage with their meal. Sonic Happy Hour Every day, […]

Discount Groceries from Prairie Land Food

Prairie Land Food

Several readers have praised Prairie Land Food as a great way to save money on groceries. The non-profit organization is based here in Kansas. Its primary mission is to offer quality food at lower-than-retail prices. Each month, Prairie Land Food sells packages that generally include a selection of meat and produce along with a small […]

New Coupon Site for Harvey County

Harvey County Plus

If you live or work near Newton, Halstead, Hesston, Sedgwick or Walton, you’ll want to know about the HarveyCountyPlus website.

You may have already seen the printed version of Harvey County Plus, which is delivered FREE to homes across Harvey County. But the business directory and coupons are also available now on its newly-redesigned website.

White Castle One-Day Homecoming Deal – 2 Sliders for .90

White Castle in Wichita

White Castle is back, temporarily, to where it started. On May 19th, White Castle will be in town selling its signature teeny-tiny burgers in the parking lot of Dillons at Central and Rock. This visit will be the kick-off celebration for the fast-food chain’s 90th anniversary year. It also coincides with Dillons’ 90th anniversary year. […]

Where the Deals Are in Wichita on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2011

Send a couple of love songs to your sweetie for free. A $2 credit at Amazon.com will cover most MP3s two times over. While you’re there, pick up 14 Free Songs in Amazon’s Valentine’s Day Playlist. Thanks to Houston on the Cheap for the playlist tip. The Donut Whole is selling Red Velvet Cake Donuts […]

Free Ice Skating & Local Music at INTRUST Bank Arena

This month the INTRUST Bank Arena celebrates it’s one-year anniversary. I took this picture at the Grand Opening event last January. That was a great time, but this one looks like it will be even more fun. Free public skating and skate rental, performances by local musicians, select concessions for only $1, and free parking. […]

Elvis’ Birthday Party at Old Town Square Saturday

Free to anyone with or without blue suede shoes, the Elvis birthday party is near Lucinda’s in Old Town Square Saturday, January 8, from 6-9 p.m. There will be complimentary appetizers from Old Town Square restaurants and wine from Beyond Napa while supplies last. Happy birthday to Elvis … and to a certain fantastic Wichita […]

Carriage Rides Thursday Nights at Waterfront

Perfect for date night or family night: Thursdays in December, from 6-8 4:30 – 8 p.m., enjoy complimentary carriage rides provided by Crown Carriage Co. at the Wichita Waterfront. The carriage station will be located outside the Bonefish Grill.

Panda Express Grand Opening Deal

Denise Neil’s blog, Dining with Denise, is worth following whether you’re a Wichita foodie or you just like to eat! While perusing the posts, I found out that Panda Express is offering a special deal when it opens Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010. For all the details, click the link to go to Neil’s blog post […]

Veteran’s Day Deals Round-up

4th of July, Independence Day, Veterans Day, Memorial Day, American flag

Having been raised as a military dependent, it warms me to see all the deals available for veterans and active duty military. There are probably more out there, but here are the ones I’ve posted so far on Wichita on the Cheap. (Note: Not all of these are for veterans only or for Veteran’s Day […]

Golden Corral Military Appreciation Monday

Golden Corral will have its 10th annual free Military Appreciation dinner on Monday, November 15, 2010 from 5 to 9 p.m. The free “Thank You” meal is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military–veteran, retired, currently serving, or in the National Guard or Reserves. For more information, see Golden […]

Eat Lunch Out Today to Help Operation Holiday

Via @dgrantkake from KAKE news on Twitter– If you eat at a Wichita Taco Bell or Pizza Hut today, or pick up a movie at Blockbuster Video, Fugate Enterprises will donate 10% of your bill to Operation Holiday. Last year’s drive raised more than $45,000. Here’s the link for more info: “Help Wichita” By Eating […]

Weekend Round-Up: Halloween

Friday 3-6 p.m. Trick or Treat with Digeez & Cox Twitter Crew Wear your costume, get your picture taken with Dig., and meet the Cox Twitter crew. 4-8 p.m. Final Friday Art Crawl with free admission and free Trolley service between most venues 6-8 p.m. Halloween Fun Night at the East YMCA 6-9 p.m. Flashlight […]

1/2 Off at HuHot

Between October 1st and 31st, HuHot Mongolian Grill is fighting hunger by giving customers 50% off grill meals. All you need to do to get the discount is bring 5 non-perishable food items with you to the restaurant for donation to the local food bank. The offer is valid one time per person during the […]

Customer Appreciation Event at The Artichoke

I sure am glad I subscribed to Dining with Denise e-newsletter at Kansas.com. I received my copy yesterday and found out about a free fish fry at The Artichoke on Saturday evening. This will be The Artichoke’s 27th annual Customer Appreciation Fish Fry.  The restaurant at 811 N. Broadway is one of those places that […]

Quick: Enter to Win 2 Tickets to Taste of Wichita

Go now to Wichita Eagle columnist Denise Neil’s blog Dining with Denise if you want to enter her drawing for two Taste of Wichita tickets. She’s accepting entries until noon today, Thursday, August 12, 2010. Five winners will be drawn tomorrow afternoon! Taste of Wichita will benefit The Lord’s Diner and Food 4 Kids. Thanks […]

Taste of Wichita

On Saturday, August 14, bring the family downtown for a full day of food, art, music, and fun. The first-ever Taste of Wichita event will benefit two important charities: The Lord’s Diner and Food 4 Kids. Enjoy live performances by local musicians, shop the Art and Wine Walk, and sample great food from local restaurants […]

Enter to Win a Free Wristband for Taste of Wichita

If you’ve seen the previous post about Taste of Wichita, you know it’s going to be a great time. Spend the last weekend of summer vacation sampling food, music, art, and all the best that Wichita has to offer on Saturday, August 14, 2010. A wristband gets you in to enjoy the whole experience and […]

Hey, Dave…Get Free BBQ on August 1st

Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que is giving away a free entree (up to $15) to all Daves, Davids, and Davys on August 1st (not 31), 2010. If your middle name is Dave, you get 1/2 off your entree (up to $7.50). Last names don’t count, though. (Sorry. I didn’t make the rules–I’m just spreading the word. I […]

Free Cinema Alfresco at The Brickyard

Cinema Alfresco, presented by the Tallgrass Film Festival, shows classic movies each week in a covered outdoor venue at The Brickyard in Old Town. Each movie is preceded by a Tallgrass Film Festival short. The price? FREE. Doors open at 7 and movies begin at 8 p.m. Tonight’s movie is Sunset Boulevard. If you’re hungry, […]

BOGO Smoothie from Orange Julius

Buy any 20 oz. Smoothie at Orange Julius and get one for $1 with this coupon. The coupon expires June 30, 2010. You can find Orange Julius in Towne East and Town West Malls in Wichita. Hutch and Salina also have Orange Julius. Orange Julius locator map Thanks, Fort Worth on the Cheap!

Denny’s Value Menu $2, $4, $6, $8

Denny's value menu biscuits and gravy

Who do we appreciate? Restaurants with cheap eats! 🙂 (Well, okay…we also appreciate expensive restaurants with exquisite decor and out-of-this-world fare. But we eat cheaply most of the time to save up for those fine dining experiences, right?) Click here to see the Denny’s Value Menu selections. The best deal on the menu would have […]

Monday Restaurant Specials

Eventually I’ll get around to posting a list of the weekly restaurant specials in Wichita (finally did it! find Daily Restaurant Specials here!), but for now here are some deals I know of that are good on Mondays! The reason I don’t do this more often is because restaurant deals change – and they change […]