Friday, May 22, 2015

Local Grocery Store Deals 5/20-5/26/15


These are my favorite deals from local grocery stores in the river region this week. For the entire weekly ad or to find locations, click on the links below. 

*Items that are priced less than advertised big chain stores this week. 

AG Store 
USDA Fresh Ground Beef Family Pack $2.59/lb
Fresh Green Cabbage 3 lbs/$1


Vowell's Cash Saver
Family Pack Fresh Ground Beef Patties $2.47/lb
Hunts Ketchup 24 oz $0.88
Pillsbury Cake Mix select varieties $0.88
Roma Tomatoes $0.77/lb
5lb bag red potatoes $1.47
*Red Delicous Apples $0.69/lb
*Pineapples $0.99
*Vidalia Onions $0.59/lb
Seedless Watermelons $4.99

Renfroe's Foodland   and McGehee Rd Superfoods
Fresh Ground Beef Family Pack $2.88/lb
*Boston Butt Pork Roast $1.38/lb
Watermelons $3.98
Vine ripe tomatoes $1.48/lb
 *Avocados $0.88
*Yellow or zuchinni squash $0.88/lb
Bumble Bee 5oz tuna can $0.69

Renfroe's Foodland One Day Rib Sale Saturday May 23, 2105
St. Louis Style Pork Ribs $2.99/lb
Fresh Spare Ribs $2.59/lb
Beef Back Ribs $3.59/lb
Country Style Pork Ribs $1.59/lb
Baby Back Pork Ribs $3.48/lb
Baby Back Pork Ribs 10lb  box $19.99

 


Memorial Weekend Events Things To Do In The River Region May 22-25


If you know of an event I should add to the list, please leave a comment here or on the River Region Family Facebook page! Have fun  exploring the river region with your family! As always, I recommend that you follow the links for more information and call ahead to confirm. Event information often changes!


Friday 5/22/15


7pm Jubilee Pops Concert FREE
Downtown Montgomery

Saturday 5/23/15

Bass Pro Shops Outdoors Family Event FREE
Kids Crafts, Scavenger Hunt, Free fun photo, Cooking Demos and Samplings, Outdoors seminars for the family and more!  

9am-5 pm Children's Harbor Art on The Lake


10 am-Noon Michael's Kids Club Red, White, and Blue Craft Stick Flags 
$2 per child. 

Sunday 5/24/15
Bass Pro Shops Outdoors Family Event FREE
Kids Crafts, Scavenger Hunt, Free fun photo, Cooking Demos and Samplings, Outdoors seminars for the family and more! 

9am-2 pm Children's Harbor Art on The Lake 
 
4pm Cloverdale-Idlewild Association Spring Concert Series FREE
ADMISSION IS FREE!  Bring your chairs or blankets (or both), coolers, snacks.  Plan to sit under the beautiful oak trees in the park setting and enjoy the music.

Monday 5/25/15



10 am-5 pm Pratt Park Pool Party 
$1 admission includes hot dog and drink. 

Tuesday 5/26/15

6-8 pm Chick-fil-A Eastchase Kids Night with Home Depot Workshop 




Disclaimer: We do our best at River Region Family to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. River Region Family is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities recommended on this site.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

FREE Concert: Montgomery Symphony Jubilee Pops Concert 5/22/12


Montgomery Symphony Orchestra Jubilee Pops Concert on May 22, 2015 at 7 pm. On the lawn of the Department of Archives and History building, 624 Washington Ave., across from the Capitol.



Pack your picnic basket and cooler (bring a chair or blankets) and join your Montgomery Symphony Orchestra as we kick-off Memorial Day weekend! This FREE evening of music takes place on the beautiful steps of the Alabama Archives and History in downtown Montgomery. Bring your family and friends for a fun night of music and a great start to the summer. 

For more info visit http://www.montgomerysymphony.org/ 






Disclaimer: We do our best at River Region Family to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. River Region Family is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities recommended on this site.



Monday, May 18, 2015

Carmike Cinemas Summer Kids Series 2015

Summer Movies for children at Carmike Cinemas in Montgomery, Alabama: 



Mondays and Thursdays from 6/1/15 to 8/6/15 at 10 am. All seats are $4 which includes a small drink and a small popcorn. 


Summer Movies for Children at Carmike Cinemas in Prattville, Alabama: 

Thursdays from 6/4/15-8/6/15 at 10 am. All seats are $4 which includes a small drink and a small popcorn. 


Also, don't forget about the $1summer movies at Capri Theatre.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Local Grocery Store Deals 5/13-5/19/15


These are some of my favorite deals at local grocery stores in the river region this week. 
For the whole ad or to see locations, click on the links below.

Items with the (*) are priced lower than the advertised big chain stores' sales this week!

Vowell's Cashsaver
Cooks Shank Portion Cooked Ham $0.88/lb
*Boneless Rump Roast. $3.47/lb
Birdseye Steamfresh Vegetables asst varieties 10-16 oz $0.77
Russett Potatoes 10 lb bag $1.99
*Slicing Tomatoes $0.99/lb
*Red Delicious Apples $0.72/lb
Green Cabbage $0.33/lb


Renfroe's Foodland or McGehee Rd Superfoods

Boneless, skinless chicken breasts $2.88/lb
*Cantaloupe $1.98
Beefstake Tomatoes $1.28/lb
*Vidalia onions 3lb bag $1.88
Food Club Cheese chunk,, shredded, cubed 6-8 oz $2.00
Butterball Ground Turkey 1lb package $2.50
Green Cabbage 2 lbs/$0.88

One Day Sale! Friday May 15 only at Renfroe's Foodland and McGehee Rd Superfoods
Hickory Smoked Sliced Bacon 10 lb box $15.99
Bubba Burger 2 lb box $8.99
Kraft 16 oz sliced singles $2.50
Sauers Mayonnaise 30 oz $1.98
Food Club Potato Chips 5 oz asst. varieties $0.79
M&M Mars Candy singles select varieties 2 for $1.00
Food Club Party Cups 20 ct. $1.00
Charking charcoal 6.2 lb bag $2.88
Eckrich Jumbo Franks $0.99 
Golden Ripe Bananas $0.38/lb
Food Club Mac and Cheese 3 for $1.00
24 pk Niagra Bottled Water 4 for $9.00
Moore's Marinade $1.50


AG Store
Boneless Chuck Roast $3.89/lb
Fresh Fryer Breasts $1.39/lb
Starkist Chunk Light Tuna 5 oz $0.79
*Fresh Yellow Squash $0.79/lb
Green Bell Peppers $0.50
Cucumbers $0.50 


Food Outlet
Chuck Roast $3.74/lb
Green Bell Peppers $0.50
Shur Fine Sandwich Bread 20 oz $0.50
Fresh Bananas $0.38/lb
Zeigler Jumbo Franks 16 oz $0.96
Starkist Chunk Light Tuna 5 oz $0.55 each






Weekend Roundup of Things To Do 5/15-5/17/15

Here is a list of events going on in the river region this weekend!

If you know of an event I should add to the list, please leave a comment here or on the River Region Family Facebook page! Have fun  exploring Montgomery with your family! As always, I recommend that you follow the links for more information and call ahead to confirm. Event information often changes!

Saturday 5/16/15
Books a Million Re-Grand Opening Event
First 200 shoppers will receive a FREE Woven Stripe Tote bag (while supplies last). Inside one of the bags will be a $250 BAM gift card for one of our lucky shoppers!
Representatives from the Montgomery Biscuits will be there for games and giveaways!
Join us for kids storytime and activities as well as photo opportunities with Star Wars characters like Chewbacca and a Storm trooper. Contact the store for more information: 334-273-4679

Use this coupon to save $5 off a $25 purchase!  

10 am Elmore County Fire Rescue Alabama Antique Tractor Show and Pull- BBQ cookoff, kids activities, vendors and more! Gates open at 7 am.


9:45 am Mayor's Bike Ride Kids to Parks Day FREE




10 am-2 pm Touch a Truck & More Prattville FREE
Fire trucks, dump trucks, racecars, Humvees, and many more vehicles will descend on Pratt Park on Saturday, May 16, for the 6th Annual Touch-A-Truck event. This event will be held in conjunction with National Kids to Parks Day and the 4th Annual Mayor’s Bike Ride. The bike ride will begin at 9:45 a.m. at Upper Kingston Park and will end at Pratt Park where kids can join in the Touch-A-Truck fun. Join Mayor Bill Gillespie for this fun bike ride and remember that everyone riding must wear a helmet. There will be a police escort to ensure the safety of our riders.

Sunday 5/17/15

1-4 pm Art Museum Day FREE
Bring the entire family out for a fun-filled afternoon. It will consist of Jazz Jams and hands-on art activities in the studios, in connection with the exhibition History Refused to Die: Alabama African-American Self-Taught Artists. Charlie, Lucas, one of the 15 artists featured in this exhibition, will take part in the festivities.

2pm Prattville Pops Spring Concert  FREE

4pm Cloverdale-Idlewild Association Spring Concert Series FREE
ADMISSION IS FREE!  Bring your chairs or blankets (or both), coolers, snacks.  Plan to sit under the beautiful oak trees in the park setting and enjoy the music.




Disclaimer: We do our best at River Region Family to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. River Region Family is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities recommended on this site. 

Friday, May 8, 2015

Capri Theatre Summer Children's Matinees

Once again the Capri Theatre will have $1 Children's movies this summer! Here is the list and schedule: 




June 4 thru July 31
Thursdays & Fridays
10:00 am & 1:00 pm
ALL SEATS $1.00
The Nut Job(PG)
June 4 - 5
Penguins of Madagascar(PG)
June 11 - 12
Mr. Peabody & Sherman(PG)
June 18 - 19
The Croods(PG)
June 25 - 26
The Lego Movie(PG)
July 9 - 10
Despicable Me 2(PG)
July 16 - 17
Ernest & Celestine(PG)
July 23 - 24
Box Trolls(PG)
July 30 - 31



You may also be interested in the $4 summer kids combo at Carmike Cinemas.