The 79th Magic City Classic returns to Birmingham this week to the excitement of football fans, and Birmingham On The Cheap is here for it! HBCU rivals, Alabama State University (ASU) and Alabama A&M University (AAMU) will go head-to-head this … [Read more...] about Magic City Classic Returns to Birmingham!
Local Farmers' Markets are in full swing around Birmingham. Thankfully, many have strategized options to help maintain public safety during the ongoing pandemic. As markets spring up around the city, it's a perfect time to try something new. … [Read more...] about Local Farmers’ Markets In Full Swing
Former 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. Many will recall past Earth Day Parades in … [Read more...] about Earth Day 2021: Auntie Litter Returns to Birmingham!
Free walking tours are now available at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (BCRI) every Saturday in April 2021. Beginning at 10:00 a.m., guests can get a personalized experience from BCRI's Master Tour Guide, Barry McNealy, as they explore … [Read more...] about Free BCRI Walking Tours in April 2021
Fresh Air Family April events are set to bring the Birmingham community together as a family through nature. From nature walks to its beloved Gross Out Camps, Fresh Air Family continues to bring young children and their families outdoors. Even my … [Read more...] about Fresh Air Family April Events
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Wowsers, did you get caught in the rain and hail this afternoon, too? With the deluge of water expected in Birmingham this stormy weekend, it may be a good idea to have alternate plans! Of course, you've been planning your outing for over a … [Read more...] about 4/9 Top Roundup For A Stormy Weekend!
Lowe's has launched its 2021 April "SpringFest" celebration today! This event will provide free, curbside Garden-to-Go project kits for all of you amazing green-thumbers! SUBSCRIBE TO OUR FREE NEWSLETTER SO YOU DON’T MISS A … [Read more...] about Lowe’s April 2021 SpringFest: Free Curbside Garden-to-Go Kits & Demos
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
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