Fun activities on a college students budget.

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While most activities are expensive for a college student’s budget, we have the options to do some activities for free. 

“Last summer, I was able to see one my favorite country artist for free and it was one of the best concerts I had ever been too.” said Caitee Bolt-Chambers, 21, Secondary Education major.

With websites like,, and, it’s been made easy to go out and see new shows for free!  “When me and my friends are bored we often look on to see if there’s a tv taping, that is not sold out, for our favorite shows,” said Morgan McNair, 19, Communications major.

With the average college student spending anywhere from $60 to $80 a month on entertainment reasons, a lot of this adds up and makes going out too expensive.  Concert tickets average anywhere from $15 to $75 per ticket, depending on the artist and venue. Sporting events are roughly around the same price. Going to an amusement park, such as Disneyland, cost $92 for one day, one park.

“As much as I would love to go to Disneyland, I just can’t afford it.” said Daisy Weeks, 25, Nursing major.

If you want to go to a taping of a show like the Voice, Jimmy Kimmel, MTV’s Ridiculousness, you can do so by making an account on Maybe you would like to go see a taping of your favorite sitcom such as Big Bang Theory, 2 Broke Girls, or Hot In Cleavland, has those tickets. On-camera-audiences offers tickets for shows such as Americas Got Talent, American Idol, Dancing With the Stars.

This summer, there are several options to choose from for a  college student’s budget.

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