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What is your favorite low cost activity to sdo with your kids outside of the home?

I love the petting zoo and a indoor play place near us!


Asked by But_Mommie at 12:54 PM on Jun. 29, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Our local library has museum passes that allow you to get in to many kid-friendly attractions for a very reduced rate. There are places that are over $20 a ticket that only cost $2 with the pass. We have a membership to a local petting farm and water park which isn't exactly cheap at $160 for the year but of course each individual visit is 'free' once you've paid for the membership. The playground is of course free and we have a decent one inside the mall too for days when the weather sucks. The library is a big favorite too, they have coloring tables and a preschool play area in the kids room so we can happily spend a couple of hours there doing different things.

    Answer by RhondaVeggie at 1:07 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Going to the library.

    Answer by Bmat at 12:55 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • During the summer...its going to the beach. We all enjoy it.

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 12:56 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • The library.
    skating is only 3 dollars a child.
    swimming is only 350 for people over 5.
    unless you go to the lake. then its 5 bucks for the whole van for an all day trip. (plus whatever the costs in gas)
    We have a "water park" of sorts here that is free!

    Answer by outstandingLove at 12:58 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • I love taking my son to the park.

    Answer by K_Mama33 at 1:04 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • 1 ON 1 SOCCER ")

    Answer by mommymeg03 at 12:55 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Swimming in our pool, playing on our swingset, going to walks, going on bike rides....

    Answer by Mommy_0f_many at 12:57 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Taking long walks. Playing in our pool. Playing in our back yard. My son just loves running up and down the driveway, especially if he thinks I'm chasing him. We also like going to the Zoo.

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 1:06 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • dollar tuesdays at the movies. they show older kids movies for only a dollar every tuesday at 10 am..popcorn and cokes only a dollar too. We just got back a lil while ago. Only spent 6 dollars =)

    Answer by shay1130 at 1:29 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • We have a farm/playground/waterpark/camping ground about 10 mins from us... we can pack a lunch and spend the entire day there... And it's all free!

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 2:07 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

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