If you’re starting to think about back to school shopping you may want to wait and see if your state has a tax free day or days to help out with the cost. The one for IL is August 6-1 5, 2011 and you can get the rest of the list here.
Live in Illinois and looking for something fun to do? Legoland Discovery Center is an AMAZING place to spend the day with the kiddos and Goldstar has a Legoland Chicago Coupon in August 2012 that will get you tickets for HALF OFF! Tickets are valid August 1st – September 30th. Join Mummy Deals on Facebook to make sure you get up-to-date deals, free stuff and bargains.
The 2012 Tax FREE Days including the Illinois Tax Free details and Indiana Tax free details are in this Back To School Tax Free Shopping Dates 2012.
For HUGE discounts on other fun things to do in Chicago and other cities, I highly recommend:
- the Groupon where for they always have deals and bargains for local attractions.
- Living Social
- Goldstar. Not only do they have great tickets to great events but in August 2012 they have tickets to Legoland Discovery Center which is an AMAZING place to spend the day with the kiddos and Goldstar has tickets for HALF OFF! Tickets are valid August 1st – September 30th.
For more ideas of what to do in Chicago see these links: