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Find An Affordable Kid's Haircut

We know everyone likes a good deal, so we decided to find five great deals for families each week. This week we're focusing on places where kids can get their hair cut without breaking the piggy bank.

Children grow fast, and so does their hair!

Locally, a children’s haircut at a specialty kids’ salon usually runs upwards of $20, but there are a few places where you can clip those locks and save a few bucks.

1. The place: Fantastic Sams (2 locations)

  • 220 Alamo Plaza, Suite C-1, Alamo
  • 11040 Bollinger Canyon Rd., Suite G, Gale Ranch Plaza, San Ramon

The deal: $13 in Alamo (10 and younger); $11.95 (12 and younger), and 16.95 (over 12 ) in San Ramon.

Find out more: (925) 855-0886 and (925) 736-7864

2. The place: Great Clips (2 locations)

  • 621 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Danville
  • 2491 San Ramon Valley Blvd., Suite 3, Danville

The deal: $13 at 621 location, and $14 at 2491 location (10 and younger)

Find out more: (925) 552-9959 and (925) 552-0970

3. The place: Sport Clips

  • 9500-B Crow Canyon Blvd., Danville
  • 120 Marketplace, San Ramon (coming in mid-April)

The deal: $14 (12 and younger)

Find out more: (925) 648-2887

4. The place: Haircuts-n-More

  • 2550 San Ramon Valley Blvd., San Ramon

The deal: $14 (12 and younger)

Find out more: (925) 820-5930

5. The place: Supercuts (5 locations)

  • 441 Railroad Ave., Danville
  • 3191 Crow Canyon Rd., San Ramon
  • 11000 Crow Canyon Rd., Suite C, Danville
  • 3000 Danville Blvd., Suite C, Alamo
  • 150 Sunset Dr., San Ramon 

The deal: $17 (no age restrictions)

Find out more: (925) 362-4807, (925) 866-2873, (925) 648-7750, (925) 855-8714, and (925) 355-1378

All locations said they were walk-in friendly. As always, it’s a good idea to call ahead before you go for the first time to verify and check terms and conditions.

Extra savings tip:

Always ask the salon if they are running a promotion, or have a current coupon available. Keep an eye on the local coupon books and circulars because additional coupons do appear from time to time. You can also try the company websites, and coupon sites like www.retailmenot.com to check for current printable coupons. In some cases, some salons will also offer extra deals via Facebook and Twitter.

If you know about a great deal for families, let us know. Please email Kirsten.E.Branch@gmail.com and/or post it in the comments below.

Julie Dowling February 08, 2011 at 08:10 PM
Thanks for this great roundup, Kirsten! My shaggy boys need a haircut :)
Kirsten Branch February 08, 2011 at 09:55 PM
My pleasure...and it was a little selfish...my boys are also looking a little shaggy ;)

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