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Embarking on a no spend weekend is an excellent way to save money.

However, sometimes it can be challenging to find exciting ways to occupy your time while trying to avoid spending money over the weekend.

It can feel like you are wasting your precious time off just sitting around the house doing nothing.

So I have scoured the internet and wracked my brain, to come up with 45 things that you can do with your family this weekend which are totally free! These activities are great for adults, kids and families, so no matter who you’re hanging out with this weekend, you’re sure to have a blast!

If you’re looking for even more ideas on ways to save money and have fun, then you’ll also love this post on 7 Free Date Ideas That Every Couple Will Love!

45 Free Things To Do On A No Spend Weekend

Staying At Home

free things to do at home with your family to save money
  • dog sitting
  • babysitting
  • read a book
  • have a Disney movie marathon
  • start a new television series
  • play board games
  • practice yoga
  • learn a new recipe
  • bake cookies
  • do some gardening
  • play video games
  • have a pamper evening
  • do a puzzle
  • rearrange your furniture

Being Productive

free things to do at home to be productive and save money
  • start a blog
  • de-clutter your wardrobe
  • de-clutter the attic / garage
  • sell old items on eBay
  • car boot sale
  • clean your car
  • go swimming
  • go to the gym
  • de-clutter your phone
  • take online surveys for extra money
  • organise your paperwork
  • clean out your pantry
  • take a free course

In The City

free things to do with your family in the city
  • take a stroll around town
  • watch the sunrise/sunset
  • visit a free meusuem or monument
  • visit the library
  • go to an open house
  • visit your local park
  • go for a picnic
  • volunteer
  • go bike riding
  • feed the ducks

Get Creative

creative things to do at home to save money
  • crochet
  • knit
  • paint
  • up-cycle some old furniture
  • make a new music playlist
  • practice your photography skills
  • adult colouring
  • make a scrapbook

To Finish Off…

I really hope that you enjoyed this post and it gave you some ideas for free things you can do in your hometown when you want to save money.

Let me know your favourite budget friendly activities in the comments below and I will see you again soon for more money-saving blog posts!

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