We are always looking for fun cheap things to do as a family. Over Brad's vacation we took the girls to see Kung Foo Panda at North Park Mall. Every Tuesday they have 50-cent movies. So for two bucks we all got to see a movie.
Some other fun stuff we do for free or cheap are.......
The Mall. Take them to Quail Springs Mall and the kid's play area (don't ask me how they can stay entertained on little plastic frogs, but they love it!)
The Park. We have numerous parks here in Edmond and Oklahoma City, so the kids will never get bored. We like to take a frisbee or football and throw it around with them. To make it even more special, pack a picnic and a blanket. You could make a whole evening out of this and spend nothing!
The Zoo. Get a zoo pass. We got one the first part of the year when they were running the special for five dollars off. It pretty much pays for itself after the first couple of times.
Redbox. Go to the Redbox, near most Wal-Marts or McDonalds. For one dollar you can rent a movie, or if you have a free code you can get it free(just don't forget to take it back the next day). We like to lay out a big blanket in front of the tv and pretend were having a sleepover.
So what are some cheap, fun things your families like to do together?