Happy springtime, friends! Here's to beginning a refreshing new week with our list of free and cheap things to do in and around the Birmingham area from today through Sunday! Discover a plethora of live music and dance events, festivals, … [Read more...] about Free and Cheap Things To Do Around Birmingham This Week
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The Southern Environmental Center, known as the SEC, will present its 9th Annual Darter Festival at Avondale Brewing Co. on April 10, 2022. Join the SEC's celebration supporting the Turkey Creek Nature Preserve, set to be an … [Read more...] about Darter Festival 2022 this Sunday
With gorgeous weather fast approaching, and longer days ahead of us, it's a great time to explore inexpensive date ideas in Birmingham. From day trips to Happy Hours, picking blueberries and Spring Festivals, exploring Birmingham just became even more interesting! A … [Read more...] about Inexpensive Date Ideas in Birmingham
National Nutrition Month kicks off with a bang! Join WBRC FOX6's Jeh Jeh Pruitt and other guest panelists as they lead the FREE Journey to Better Health: AWARE for All wellness event. The health event will take place at The Harbet Center in downtown Birmingham on March … [Read more...] about WBRC FOX6’s Jeh Jeh Pruitt Joins AWARE for All Wellness Event Panel
As the pandemic continues, it’s increasingly important to get tested for COVID-19, especially if you’re experiencing symptoms or have been exposed to someone who’s tested positive. And, as everyone knows, there’s been a mad dash to get tested or find an at-home … [Read more...] about How to Get 4 Totally Free At-home COVID-19 Testing Kits
Standing as one of Birmingham's most popular family attractions, the McWane Science Center presents a number of incredible exhibits and events throughout the year. As science seems to create a sense of wonder in almost everyone, the exhibits at McWane continue to pique … [Read more...] about Ways to Save at McWane Science Center
LEGO fans young and old won't want to miss this weekend when the BrickFair LEGO Fan Expo tours Birmingham January 15-16 at the BJCC. Don’t miss another cool freebie! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best … [Read more...] about BrickFair LEGO Fan Expo Birmingham Tour January 15-16
Educator, Pat Mitchell, affectionately known as the original “Auntie Litter," returns to Birmingham to launch her first children’s book. Evan’s Earth Day Experience will be available both in paperback and online as an … [Read more...] about Earth Day 2021: Auntie Litter Returns to Birmingham!
Not everything we consider waste should go directly into our normal, household trash can. Instead, take them to the Jefferson County Hazardous Waste Day this Saturday, April 24, to ensure the safety of your family. STOP! Dispose of Hazardous Waste … [Read more...] about Jefferson County Hazardous Waste Day
As we "spring forward" past the celebration of Women’s History Month, Birmingham On the Cheap reflects on its continued mission: to connect Birmingham citizens to free and discounted resources to live their best lives, and thrive, not just … [Read more...] about An Enemy You Can’t Ignore: Grants for Breast Cancer in Alabama
Yogi Dada Sale: Signature Series Starting at $25 To honor women during Women’s History Month, popular Birmingham-based designer, Yogi Dada, has a range of specials on her Signature Series Dadas, running through March … [Read more...] about Yogi Dada Celebrates Women & Other Spring Break Deals You Can’t Miss!
Signs of life on Mars may be found sooner than you think! NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover is on schedule to land on Mars on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at approximately 3:55 p.m. EST! To celebrate, NASA is inviting the public to take part in … [Read more...] about NASA On Schedule for Landing Feb 18….Free Krispy Kreme?