Cheap Tickets: $1 movies| $5 Braves| $10 America I AM

Two More Days of $1 Movie Tickets

There are still a couple days remaining to take advantage of the $1 movie tickets during the AMC Summer MovieCamp promotion. Tickets are just a $1 on Wednesday mornings for kids and adults. The two movies left on the lineup are Nim’s Island tomorrow and Star Wars: The Clone Wars, on Aug. 5. Participating area theatres are:

AMC Avenue Forsyth 12

AMC Discover Mills 18

AMC Southlake Pavillion 24

AMC Stonecrest Mall 16

America I AM

Find tickets to the America I AM: The African American Imprint at Wal-Mart stores for the discounted price of $10 for adults and $4 for children. The exhibit at the Atlanta Civic Center runs through September 6. Just note that you cannot purchase the tickets through Wal-Mart online. You’ll need to go to the site and then find a store near you. Here’s another tip: If you visit the America I AM site directly, you’ll find a coupon for two free kids’ admissions.

“Ultimate Kids Night”

The Atlanta Braves are closing summer break on a high note for kids 14 and under with $5 tickets to Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Upper Box seats are regularly priced at $12. Included in the “Ultimate Kids Night” package is free admission to the Braves museum, participation in a pre-game parade around the field, free interactive games in Scouts Alley, and a run around the bases after the game. There is also an autograph session before the game with former Braves Brian Hunter and Marvin Freeman. The game starts at 8 p.m.

Arby’s Freebie

Free fruit iced tea on Wednesday at Arby’s.

Free National Black Arts Festival Children’s event

AJC writer Howard Pousner has written about a book giveaway as part of the 40th annual Coretta Scott King Book Awards. In conjunction with the National Black Arts Festival, this giveaway surrounds a host of free children’s activities this Wednesday, including a reading by Atlanta master storyteller Mama Koku. You don’t want to miss this event.

School supplies of the day

Every teacher I’ve talked to about school supplies insists that you shouldn’t cut corners on crayons. So, here’s a good deal on Crayola crayons from Wal-Mart. For 25 cents, get a 24-pack of Crayola crayons. Also for a quarter, buy the 2-pack of Elmers glue sticks.

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