Summer is the perfect time to get the kids out of the house and to have some fun. There are plenty of Summer camps in the Biloxi and Gulfport areas, however, the average camp runs up to $200 per week. I've compiled a list of affordable and great things to do on the Gulf Coast. Reading is Fun Harrison County Libraries have free summer reading programs, and most run weekly. The programs are an hour long, and within that hour, children will see a special guest, listen to stories, and make crafts, all while being encouraged to read. Last year we saw circus clowns, park rangers, and the 4H-Club. A... read more
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Couponing is a great way to save money on groceries. Here at Keesler there is coupon groupthat meets twice a month to swap coupons . It is a great way to use all of your coupons and get tons you wouldn’t have gotten otherwise. The coupons that expire before they can be used are sent to couponing groups overseas. Another huge expense is dining out and the price goes up and up once you have kids . One way to cut your cost is to take advantage of the many local restaurants that offer ' kid's eat free' deals! Kids Eat Free near Keesler AFB Mondays Salsarita’s Kids Eat Free All Day With Adult Purc... read more
Most spouses come to Keesler base to support an airman in tech school . For some, it is a short accompanied tour, and for others, it is an even shorter tour on your own dime. Whether you are here for 3 months or a full year, you may consider a furnished apartment over traditional living arrangements. It can save you time and energy since everyone hates moving. It may or may not save you money depending on your situation and moving costs. Furnished Apartments near Keesler Base A. Bay St. Louis aprox 45 min from KAFB The Waverly ,855-206-2916,1-3 bedrooms, $650-$850 (may have changed) B. Biloxi... read more
Looking for a great activity for a date night, family activity, or something to pass the time? Bowling is always a good option. Here's a quick summary of the bowling alleys in the Biloxi/Gulfport Area near Keesler AFB. Bowlingnear Keesler Base 1. Gaudé Lanes Bowling Center , located on Keesler AFB is $12.95 for one hour and $23.95 for two. Shoe rentals are around $2. The bowling alley features a grill, but I haven’t had anything good there, even my kids refused to eat the pizza. 2. Cypress Lanes Bowling Arcade Bar & Grill , is located in D’Iberville and charges by the game or hourly prices ar... read more
Whether you’re stationed at Keesler AFB or the Seabee Base, there doesn’t seem like much to do in the Biloxi/Gulfport area , however you don’t have to spend your weekends in New Orleans or Mobile to have a good time because there is plenty to do with your kids in the local area if you know where to look. Family Friendly Activities near Keesler Base 1. Kangarooz Family Fun Center & Monkey Joe’s If you have children ages 2-12 and they like to jump then Kangarooz in D’Iberville or Monkey Joe’s in Ocean Springs is the place for you! Kangarooz in D'Iberville has a large selection of jumping castle... read more