Free, cheap and fun things to do this weekend!

Friday, May 29, 2020

Whether it's productive or just something to kill the time, here’s our top 9 ways to keep kids (and adults!) entertained this weekend.

Don’t forget to register for Power NI Perks*, our free customer reward scheme - guaranteed to save you money on all of these boredom-busting activities!


 1. Paint a rainbow

Get the kids involved and go bold with poster paints or keep it simple with crayons. Choose the brightest of colours and put it up in your window to brighten someone's day.

2. Send a letter box gift

Let loved ones know you're thinking of them, even when you can't be with them. These thoughtful gifts from Not On The Highstreet fit through the letter box – perfect while in lockdown. Plus, all Power NI customers can earn 8% cashback when you shop online with Power NI Perks.

3. Go on a bear hunt

See that bear in the window? Lots of children (and adults!) across the country are putting teddy bears in their windows to keep the boredom at bay. Pop a bear in your own window or task the kids to spot them during your daily exercise!

4. Get out in the garden

There’s no better time to get outside and enjoy your garden. Relax in the sunny weather with a BBQ and get 3% off top up card for all of your BBQ food (in store and online) at ASDA if you’re a Power NI customer.

5. Bake off!

Baking can be a good way to pass the time during lockdown and the possibilities are endless! Plus, our customers can get a 4% off e-voucher at Tesco and Sainsbury’s – handy for your baking essentials.

6. Do some DIY

Make the most of your time at home by improving it. Spruce up your hallway or interior - with 1% cashback when you shop online at B&Q with Perks. 

7. Start learning a new language

Invest your extra free time into learning a new language. Learn to speak a new language with confidence using bite-sized lessons from Rosetta Stone. Plus, earn 10% cashback when you shop online if you're a Power NI customer.

8. Track your steps

One of the best ways to reach your fitness goals through your daily exercise is to track your steps. Our customers can get 25% off all FitBit lines including the new Charge 4 using our exclusive discount code – thanks to Power NI Perks!

9. Upgrade your loungewear

Lockdown means loungewear and activewear sets have taken on a higher purpose! Get a 7% off e-voucher for ADIDAS and 6% cashback when you shop online at Asics, plus so many more big brands.


Switch to Power NI!

But what if you’re not a customer? Well the Perks scheme is on offer to Power NI customers only, but swapping your electricity supplier is quick and simple. Switch to Power NI now to start saving!

* Power NI Perks is only available to Power NI customers. Power NI Perks offers and discounts are subject to change.