<![CDATA[Jody Mace: On the Cheap Blog | CharlotteObserver.com &]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/ en-us Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:54:36 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 25 Jun 2015 14:54:36 EDT Jody Mace: On the Cheap 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Even your dog can enjoy Earth Day http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article71827782.html#storylink=rss Anne Springs Close Greenway has one of the best Earth Day celebrations around

Children’s Theatre is doing a Magic Kite Fly-In

Enjoy art on the green in Davidson

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Festivals abound this weekend http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article70498577.html#storylink=rss BOOM lands in Plaza Midwood with an arts showcase

NC Science Festival runs through the month

Whisky River to create a taste of summer

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Thu, 07 Apr 2016 13:32:26 EDT

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Spring for all: Farmers markets, concert series and festivals http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article69218162.html#storylink=rss African American Festival will feature walk of fame

NoDa Farmers Market heads outdoors

Whitewater Center launches film fest

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Free Easter egg hunts abound this weekend http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article67969672.html#storylink=rss Easter Bunny has a packed photo schedule

Dentists will be gleeful with all the candy

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Get your green on at the Whitewater Center http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article65202297.html#storylink=rss The river turns green Saturday afternoon

Other free fun: Museum lunch tours on Thursdays

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 13:33:05 EST

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Dust particles as art? Yes, it’s possible http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article63771332.html#storylink=rss Check it out at UNC Charlotte Center City

Installation changes as dust changes

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 10:19:36 EST

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Witness the best of curling – for free! http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article62391372.html#storylink=rss Champions of tournament go to Nationals

Event features clubs from Maine to Florida

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Your trash can pay for your weekend fun http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article61027072.html#storylink=rss Charlotte Storytellers charging ‘compostable material’ as admission

Bechtler is free Friday night

CIAA opens Thursday with a Fan Fest

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Dust off your fairy gear this weekend http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article59751106.html#storylink=rss Popular Fairy House Festival makes magic on Saturday

Concord hosting alpaca celebration

Bechtler and Mint have fun days for kids

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Get your Panthers pep rally on for free http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article58395658.html#storylink=rss EpiCentre hosting Super Bowl celebration

It’s the Year of the Monkey at Chinese New Year

Eat chocolate, drink chocolate, wear chocolate!

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Cheer the Panthers as they head to Super Bowl 50 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article57071143.html#storylink=rss Bearden Park hosting a Panthers Pride Rally during lunch Friday

Get free frozen yogurt on Monday

Say farewell to the Goodyear building

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Get a free peek at rural NC art at the Mint http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article55827900.html#storylink=rss Also: Feeling lucky? Play free Bingo Tuesday

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Fulfill Resolution No. 1: Learn how to curl http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article53545985.html#storylink=rss And other free ways to have fun in the Charlotte area

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Hang with the reptiles this weekend http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article52484265.html#storylink=rss Latta Nature Center hosting Reptile Encounters

Petra’s Bar holding a musical Revival

If you have the right credit card, get free museum admission

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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 13:57:44 EST

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Don’t plunk down a chunk of change on a New Year’s Eve party http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article51467305.html#storylink=rss Get family-friendly fun at Romare Bearden Park

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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 09:58:11 EST

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Watch a log get pulled through downtown McAdenville – for free! http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article50255570.html#storylink=rss The annual Yule Log ceremony is one of those special traditions

You can’t eat them, but you can vote for the best gingerbread house in Ballantyne

See how the old timers celebrated Christmas at the James K. Polk house

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A Christmas wish come true: Free stuff to do all week http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article49036580.html#storylink=rss Phillips Place is wowing with Thursday night light show

Have a chance to win big bucks for that ugly sweater

Visit a former dairy and meet artists

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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:53:03 EST

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See a giant menorah get lighted – and it’s free http://www.charlotteobserver.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/jody-mace-on-the-cheap/article47748265.html#storylink=rss The annual menorah lighting is Sunday at SouthPark mall

Sing along to the ‘Messiah’ at Providence UMC

Toss back a hot chocolate during the NoDa tree lighting

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