Free pet adoptions, Santa pics and gardening workshop this weekend!

Posted at 3:50 PM, Nov 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-18 22:02:57-05

Everyone's talking about Black Friday deals these days, but it doesn't get better than free.

Our Smart Shopper team found lots of freebies to help you save for next week.

If you're thinking about getting a new pet now is the time!

The Bissell Pet Foundation is having a free pet adoption event Saturday, November 19th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ohana Animal Rescue in Tempe.

They will pay all adoption fees, which average $135 for dogs and $70 for cats. There are restrictions, so be sure to go online to make sure you qualify.

LOCATION: 301 S. McClintock Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281

Also this weekend, a free gardening workshop in downtown Phoenix. 

Keep Phoenix Beautiful is teaching techniques to keep your plants healthy on Saturday, November 19th, at 9:30 a.m. The focus is all about soil.

The free workshop is at the Phoenix Renews site on Central Avenue.

LOCATION: 4221 N Central AvePhoenix, Arizona 85013

Thanksgiving isn't here yet and already it's time for Santa photos. Kid to Kid in Scottsdale is offering free pictures with Santa next weekend.

On November 26th Santa will be at the store from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and he'll be back on November 27th from noon to 1:30 p.m.

You will need to bring your own camera.

LOCATION: 8664 East Shea Blvd Suite #152, Scottsdale, AZ 85260

At Cabelas you'll have another chance.

Their free photos are December 3rd and 4th and again the following weekend, December 10th and 11th.

Santa will be there all four days from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

LOCATION: 9380 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85305