BRAVO! Cucina Italiana 1/2 Price Lasagna Day

Celebrate National Lasagna Day with BRAVO! Cucina Italiana. Come in on July 26 and get Mama’s Lasagna Bolognese, Chicken Diavolo, or ANY Lasagna entrée for half price! This deal is available all day long for lunch or dinner. Bring your friends and family for a great lasagna meal at 50% off the regular menu price. Mark your calendar because BRAVO! National Lasagna Day only comes once per year.

Offer valid only on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at participating restaurants. Dine-in or carryout. Not valid on Mezza, Kids or Catering-To-Go Lasagna. Most BRAVO! Cucina Italiana locations will be open holiday hours on Labor Day (Monday, September 4.)

IHOP 59 Cent Anniversary Pancakes

Join the International House of Pancakes for 59 cent pancakes! To celebrate IHOP’s 59th Anniversary, they’re rolling back the price on their Original Buttermilk Pancake Short Stacks to just 59¢. Where else can you get a deal like this? And because they’re served from 7AM to 7PM, you can enjoy your IHOP 59 cent pancakes for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Don’t miss IHOP’s 59th Anniversary pancake celebration: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 7:00AM-7:00PM. Offer valid for dine-in only and not available with any other discount, coupon, or special promotional offer. Most IHOP restaurants will be open holiday hours on Labor Day (Monday, September 4.) Many locations are open 24 hours.

Papa John’s Pizza 50% OFF Pittsburgh Pirates

Papa John’s Pizza has a great ongoing promotion at their Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania metro locations. When the Pirates win, you get 50% off ALL regular menu price items on the next day! That’s anything on the menu for HALF PRICE!

To get this deal, you must order online at PapaJohns.com and enter the BUCSWIN online promo code. This deal is only valid on the day after Pittsburgh wins their baseball game. Not valid on the same day. Unless of course, the Bucs also won the previous day.

Offer valid for a limited time at participating western Pennsylvania Papa John’s restaurants. Not valid with any other coupons, promotions, or special discounts. Most Papa John’s Pizza locations will be open holiday hours on Labor Day (Monday, September 4.)

Papa John’s Pizza 50% OFF Milwaukee Brewers

Papa John’s Pizza has a great ongoing promotion at their Milwaukee, Wisconsin metro locations. When the Brewers win, you get 50% off ALL pizzas the next day! That’s any pizza on the menu for HALF PRICE!

To get this deal, you must order online at PapaJohns.com and enter the BREWERSWIN online promo code. Note the new code for 2017: BREWERSWIN. This deal is only valid on the day after Milwaukee wins their baseball game. Not valid on the same day. Unless of course, the Brewers also won on the previous day.

Offer valid for a limited time at participating Milwaukee and SE Wisconsin Papa John’s Pizza restaurants. Not valid with any other coupons, promotions, or special discounts. Most Papa John’s Pizza locations will be open holiday hours on Labor Day (Monday, September 4.)

Krispy Kreme BOGO 80 Cents Dozen Doughnuts

Krispy Kreme is celebrating their 80th birthday, but YOU get the gift: buy any dozen donuts at the regular price and get a dozen Original Glazed doughnuts for just 80 cents!

Krispy Kreme ran this promotion last year for their 79th anniversary and it proved to be very successful. Of course, the cost is a penny more this time since they’re one year older. What a great excuse to get Krispy Kreme donuts for your entire office. At this price, maybe you can even get the boss to pay for them! No coupon required to get the deal. Just show up and tell ’em you want the Buy a Dozen, Get a Dozen for 80 cents deal.

Offer valid only on Friday, July 14, 2017 at participating Krispy Kreme locations. Not available at grocery or convenience stores. Most Krispy Kreme shops will be open holiday hours on Labor Day (Monday, September 4.)

Amazon Prime Day 22nd Birthday Sale

Amazon.com presents their third annual Amazon Prime Day! This looks to be a big deal, so you’ll want to mark your calendars for July 11th. For the past few years, other retailers have been holding Black Friday in July sales. Now, Amazon ups the ante with Amazon Prime Day in celebration of their 22nd birthday.

As the name suggests, you will need an Amazon Prime membership in order to participate in this savings event. The price of this premium service is $99.00 per year. However, Amazon offers a 30 day free trial. Cancel anytime within the 30 days and you pay nothing for your trial subscription.

Amazon Prime Day deals will begin at 9:00PM Eastern Time on Monday, July 10, 2017. New sale items and discounts will be offered as often as every 5 minutes. Best of all, you can shop online from wherever you may be. Save the date and get ready for Amazon Prime Day 2017!

4th of July Car Truck SUV Sales & Deals

If you’re in the market for a new car or truck deal, don’t forget Independence Day and 4th of July Weekend (July 1-2-3-4) is one of the biggest holidays of the year for new auto sales. 2017 is no exception. Your local Honda, Toyota, Chevy/Buick/Cadillac/GMC, Suzuki, Ford/Lincoln, Hyundai, BMW, Volkswagen, Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep, Kia/Hyundai, Infiniti, Nissan, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Subaru, Lexus, and Volvo dealers will have large inventories and be ready to deal via their websites. Many independent used car dealers will also have big July 4th car, truck, and SUV sales.

In addition to savings of several thousands of dollars on most models, look for Independence Day offers of free airline tickets and gift cards. 0% financing is once again being offered on some models. Plus extended warranties and discounts on service/maintenance plans.

Because of the “challenging” economy these past few years, most of us have kept our cars and trucks longer than we normally do. The average used vehicle is now over 11 years old. The 4th of July holiday will be a good time to shop for a replacement. This summer, many people are in a better financial situation today vs years past, so auto dealers are rolling out the sales, discounts, and rebate incentives. Check the 2017 July 4th car, truck & SUV sales in your local area for the best deals. Happy auto shopping!

4th of July Furniture Sales Deals & Specials

If you’re shopping for new home furnishings, don’t forget Independence Day and 4th of July Weekend (July 1-2-3-4) is traditionally one of the biggest holidays of the year for new furniture sales. 2017 is no exception. Your local Broyhill, Sauder, La-Z-Boy, Drexel Heritage, Ethan Allen, Council, Durham, Century, Henkel Harris, Stickley, Hickour Chair, Hooker, Lane, Vaughan Bassett, Pennsylvania House, and Berhnardt dealers will have large inventories and be ready to make a deal via their websites.

Several independent furniture dealers such as Ashley Furniture, IKEA, Havertys, Kane’s Furniture, Slumberland, HOM Furniture, and all the big box stores will have large July 4th sales. The many North Carolina furniture outlets will have special offers on your favorite pieces.

In addition to savings of several hundreds of dollars on most dining room, living room, and bedroom/mattress sets & suites, look for Independence Day coupon and promo code sales to get substantial savings off the furniture group or set of your choice.

Because the economy has been less than spectacular these past few years, most of us have kept our furniture and bedding sets longer than we normally do. The 4th of July holiday will be a good time to shop for new furniture. Many people are in a better financial situation today vs years past, so manufacturers and dealers are rolling out the sales, discounts, coupons, rebates, and special promotional offers. Check the 2017 July 4th furniture sales in your local area for the best deals. Happy furniture shopping!

What’s Open & Closed on the 4th of July

Wondering what is open and what is closed on Independence Day? You’re not alone! Here’s a quick list for Tuesday, July 4, 2017:

Most government offices will be closed. This includes federal, state, county, and city offices. Post Offices will be closed and mail will not be delivered on July 4th. Most public buildings such as libraries are closed or may be open limited hours.

Most banks will be closed.

Stock markets will be closed.

Most public and private schools will be closed. This includes primary schools, high schools, colleges, and universities.

SOME UPS Stores will be open while others will be closed. UPS observes the Independence Day holiday, so there will be no pickups or deliveries on July 4th.

Most shopping malls and shopping centers will be open holiday hours. This includes the anchor stores typically found in malls.

Most supermarkets, grocery stores, and “big box” stores will be open holiday hours.

Your favorite bars and restaurants will be open holiday hours with Independence Day food and drink specials.

Movie theaters and cinemas are open. Since most people are off work, the 4th of July is a big movie day. Some cineplexes offer additional early and/or late showings on this day.

Nearly all casinos and other gaming facilities will be open.

Liquor stores and ABC stores may be open or closed. State and local laws regarding the sale of alcoholic beverages (liquor, beer, and wine) on July 4 and other holidays vary by location.

Recreation centers are generally open.

Trash and garbage collection will proceed on normal schedule in most areas.

Buses, trains, subways, and other public transportation will run. Some locations will be on holiday schedule.

Enjoy your holiday and the unofficial middle of summer. Independence Day only comes once per year. For 2017, it happens on Tuesday, July 4.

Eat FREE at IKEA This Weekend

You know you’ve been meaning to get to IKEA and purchase home furnishings. Why not do it this weekend and eat for FREE? Dine in the restaurant of your local IKEA store and deduct your restaurant receipt total from any home furnishing purchase over $100.00.

Offer valid July 1-2, 2017 for new and existing IKEA Family members at participating stores. Not valid on Gift Card purchases. Can be used on breakfast, lunch, or dinner menus. See store for complete details. Offer not valid at Stoughton, Carson, Columbus, and New Haven locations .Most IKEA locations will be open holiday hours on Independence Day (Tuesday, July 4) and open holiday hours on Labor Day (Monday, September 4.) Don’t miss the annual IKEA 4th of July Sale!