Vulcan Museum and the Negro Southern League Museum have partnered up to present Make It Happen Theatre Company's impactful stage production of Homeplate Heroes, written by Alicia Johnson-Williams. The play will be presented by the MIH Youth Ensemble on Thursday, August … [Read more...] about Homeplate Heroes Stage Production Presented by Vulcan & Negro Southern League Museums
This free and cheap weekend in and around Birmingham is ringing in some outstanding entertainment and wellness events for everyone. With the kids heading back into live sessions, spend some time with the family before it all gets too … [Read more...] about Free and Cheap Weekend in and around Birmingham
Local Farmers' Markets are in full swing around Birmingham. Thankfully, many have strategized options to help maintain public safety during the ongoing pandemic. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live … [Read more...] about Local Farmers’ Markets In Full Swing for 2021
The storms are passing, so let's wind down with Birmingham On the Cheap's top 5 Cinco de Mayo food, fun, and fare ideas! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER for more tips on how to live your best life on a budget in … [Read more...] about Top 5 Cinco de Mayo Food, Fun & Fare Ideas
Rent an RV for summer travel, as extra housing for family and guests, or as a spare office for working from home or on the road. An RV lets you enjoy a much-needed vacation while avoiding crowds and public spaces. Summer is coming! It’s time to leave the house you’ve … [Read more...] about Rent an RV for summer vacation and travel
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
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!
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!
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
If you've lived in Birmingham for long or if you're a fan of filmmaking, you've likely heard of the Sidewalk Film Festival. Every year in August since 1999, this week-long event brings over 350 films to the Magic City. Held each year in the downtown … [Read more...] about Sidewalk Film Festival and Film Center Offers Year-Round Events