Debbie's Deals for IKEA, sledding, Denver Zoo Lights, Lyft, Disney on Ice, Harkins Theaters, more

Posted at 9:32 AM, Nov 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-22 08:00:02-05

It's time for the latest round of freebies, deals and coupons.


Get $25 off a purchase of $150 or more (before tax) with this coupon at IKEA. Offer valid until Dec. 24. 

Free sledding

The Frisco Adventure Park tubing hill opening has been delayed, but the Frisco Adventure Park is constructing a sledding hill at the base of the tubing hill. The sledding hill will be FREE and open to the public from Wednesday, November 23 through Sunday, November 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sledding hill will not be lift serviced and will require an old fashioned walk to the top. Thanks to Vanessa for this tip.

Zoo Lights

The Denver Zoo's annual Zoo Lights opens this weekend (Nov. 25-26) for a preview weekend, before officially opening Dec. 2. But if you want to save a few dollars there are two options.

Option 1, Value Nights, from December 2 to 15, will be cheaper than Peak Nights from Dec. 16 to Jan. 1.

Option 2, buy online and get a $2 discount per ticket.

Wood Stove/Fireplace vouchers

The American Lung Association is offering $900,000 in vouchers to help replace or retrofit old wood and coal stove appliances with new, efficient, EPA-certified appliances.  Residents and businesses of Boulder, Denver, Jefferson, Larimer, and Weld counties that use older wood or coal burning heating appliances for primary or significant heat are eligible for a voucher of $400 - $3,000, depending on the type of replacement appliance and income level. Read more on the American Lung Association's website.

Colorado State Parks

Get free admission this Friday (Nov. 25) at Colorado's State Parks.

Harkins Theaters

If you go to the movies several times a year, Harkins has two deals that will save you money in 2017. Buy a T-shirt for $25 and get a free medium popcorn each time you wear the T-shirt to the theater in 2017. Buy a soft drink refill cup for $6 and get soft drink refills for $1.50 during 2017. Learn more here. Thanks to Morgan for this tip.

Risas Dental & Braces

Risas Dental & Braces is offering a Black Friday special now through Nov. 25. Get braces and a retainer for $2,000, which is $1,300 off. Read more on the Risas Dental website. Thanks to Beth for this tip.

Adopt a "senior" pet for cheap

The Foothills Animal Shelter is offering a discount on senior pet adoption fees until Nov. 30. Adopt a senior dog (7 years and older) for $25. Adopt a senior cat (7 years and older) for $5. Thanks to Jessi for this tip.

Free Lyft ride on Thanksgiving weekend

Budweiser is offering 12,000 Lyft rides for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Starting Wednesday (Nov. 23), the first 12,000 adults 21+ who obtain a ride code from Budweiser’s Facebook page can redeem it for a $10 credit that evening through Saturday, Nov. 26 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. in Colorado and 4 other places. Thanks to Sara for this tip.

Olive Garden

Order Olive Garden online and save 15 percent with code: OGTHANKS15. Offer good for ToGo orders and catering orders with a $50 max. value. All orders must be placed and picked up or delivered before Nov. 23.

TGI Fridays

Get 20 percent off To Go orders at TGI Fridays when you order online using promo code FRIDAYS20. Offer valid until Dec. 31.


Get $4 off any $10 online order at using the code SHOP2016 at checkout November 25 - 28.


Get 1/2 off cheeseburgers at Sonic on Tuesday (Nov. 22).


Disney on Ice

The latest Disney on Ice show, Worlds of Enchantment, is coming to the Pepsi Center, Dec. 8-11. Use code ‘WORLD’ to save $5. Discount not valid on front row and VIP tickets. Limit 6 per person. No double discount. Thanks to Ashley for this tip.

Crested Butte discount ski day

On the subject of skiing, everyone skis for $15 at Crested Butte on donation day -- Wednesday, November 23. The $15 donations will go to the Crested Butte Snowsports Foundation.

Kids Ski Free

Kids ski free at Keystone on Thursday, December 1. What's the catch? Each child must ski with an adult season pass holder or a lift ticket holder. The offer is valid only for kids 12 and younger. Thanks to Russell and Rory for this tip.

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