And the winner of the $10 Exxon gas gift card is.....
Congratulations! I will send you an e-mail in just a bit to get your mailing address.
Thanks to all who entered. You offered a bunch of great ideas for frugal summer fun!
Some of the great frugal vacation ideas you posted included:
Day trips to the NC Zoo in Asheboro, various NC beaches and aquariums, Mt Airy, Carolina Beach State Park
Staying with friends and family out of town
Using military and Veteran discounts (and thank you for your service!)
Camping at the beach and mountains, state parks, Hanging Rock State Park
Going to local free/close to free venues like parks, library, free bowling with passes, Lowes and Home Depot monthly events for kids, $1 and free movies, community pool, museums
Splitting cost of vacation home rentals with family and friends
Using Groupon and other deals sites for reduced cost vacations and activities
Jordan Lake with a picnic lunch
Tucker Lake with a picnic lunch
Raven Rock State Park in Lillington with picnic lunch
Falls of the Neuse State Park with picnic lunch
Botanical Garden in Chapel Hill
Fantasy Lake water park in Hope Mills
Tryon Palace in New Bern
Minor league sports games
Using gift cards from sites like Swagbucks, ibotta, SavingStar, credit card rewards to pay for gas, hotels and restaurants
"Used the website airbnb.com to find a room for rent ($50/night) near Kill Devil Hills in late March. We then spent the weekend on the beach, at Jockey's Ridge State Park, the Wright Memorial, and Currituck Lighthouse." - Nanny113
To Enter the Giveaway (this giveaway is now over - thanks to all who entered)
To enter the giveaway for a $10 Exxon Mobil gas gift card, fill out the short form below AND leave a comment in the Comments section sharing a frugal vacation or day trip you plan to take this summer or one you have taken in the past.
I will randomly pick the winner on Tuesday, June 3 at 11:00 am and will post the winning username on the blog soon after 11:00 am.
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