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Garden Tools & Treasures Sale at Sedgwick County Extension

Tools & Treasure Wichita

The  Sedgwick County Extension’s sale of gardening tools and unique treasures is back for 2024! This sale features new and gently used gardening tools, supplies, garden art, landscape décor, and more. Improve your garden or landscape while supporting a worthy cause at the 6th annual Tools & Treasures Sale. This three-day event, running from Thursday, […]

Presidents Day Sales, Deals and Fun Facts 2024

Presidents Day Deals

Presidents Day Deals is a great time to purchase some of the more oversized items on your shopping list. Most stores will be having President’s Day sales.  Below, we have provided a short list of some national companies running deals. Nearly every retailer offers a Presidents Day discount, from startups to online shopping. We have […]

Best Aldi Shopping Tips and Tricks

Aldi Tips and Tricks

Aldi, is my go-to grocery store in Wichita. The store is known as the first discount grocer in the world. With over 2,000 stores across the US, they are the third largest grocer. There are limited options, which makes for a quicker shopping experience. Most brands are equal to or better than the nationwide brands […]

Get Free Fries at McDonalds Every Friday in 2024

Free Fries at McDonalds

Get a free medium french fry with any $1 minimum purchase at McDonald’s on Fridays in 2024! This offer is only in the McDonald’s app. Who can resist McDonald’s fries, especially if they are FREE? Grab what I think is the best fountain drink out there, and enjoy your hot, toasty fries for FREE!  The […]

Outlet, Off-Price and Discount Stores in Wichita

Outlet and Discount Stores in Wichita

Are you in search of discounted stores or outlets in Wichita? We’ve compiled a roster of wholesale, liquidation, and off-price establishments where you can find great savings. You don’t have to travel as far as Kansas City or Oklahoma to shop outlet malls for name-brand merchandise at bargain prices. Where to find the best shopping […]

Food Distribution and Mobile Food Panty in Wichita

Food Distribution and Mobil Food Pantry Wichita

The Salvation Army has a mobile food pantry and other resources that will provide food to those in need in Wichita. Despite the dedicated efforts of partner pantries to address these challenges, many individuals, including those facing difficulties securing nourishment for their families, continue to experience hardship. In response, a collaborative effort has been initiated […]

Costco Sells Gift Cards at a Discount

Costco Gift Card Discount

Here is another great way for you to save money. You can purchase gift cards at a discounted rate from Costco online. If you know you’re already going to be spending the money you might as well save and buy a discounted gift card. All you have to do is visit the Costco website.  Do […]

Free Shipping Labels & Drop off for Dontaions: Give Back Box

Give Back Box

I just learned about the Give Back Box, which makes donating more accessible than ever and gives you a reason to use the Amazon boxes in your garage. Amazon supports this program and provides you with a great way to reuse and recycle your Amazon boxes. You can choose a charity or let them choose […]

Coffee Shops in Wichita and Who Has the Cheapest Coffee

Coffee Shops and Cheapest Coffee

Coffee is great, but it can get expensive. As a college student, I don’t want to spend $5-$7 on a small cup of coffee. Since I’ve been in Wichita, I have been to many coffee shops and trying to decide which one is the most affordable. Here is a list of coffee shops that I […]

2nd Saturday Shopping Event in Wichita 2023

2nd Saturday Wichita Shopping

Save big at your favorite local retailers and restaurants in central Wichita. On the second Saturday of every month, local Wichita businesses in the Delano, Downtown, Old Town and Douglas Design districts offer special bargains and discounts as part of the 2nd Saturday shopping event in Wichita. [sc name=”subscribe-link” ]  Purchase a reusable shopping bag […]

Uptown Cheapskate Wichita

Uptown Cheapskate

What is Uptown Cheapskate? It’s a Wichita store that buys what you loved yesterday and sells what you want today. Bring in your gently used clothes, shoes, bags, and accessories for cash on the spot, and snag amazing deals on the brands you love. At Uptown, you’ll find new and gently used clothes from brands like […]

Teacher Discounts All Year Long

Teacher Discounts all Year

If you are a teacher looking to save on supplies, here is a list of year-long discounts you can get, typically with a teacher ID or badge. Being a teacher is more than just a job—it requires a financial commitment too. Preparing for the classroom can be expensive, with textbooks, supplies, and technology all adding […]

Tips for Saving Money at the Grocery Store

Grocery Store Tips to save money

A few new habits can help you save money at the grocery store. Saving money is easier than you think. Read our list below and make some small adjustments next time you shop. Wichita on the Cheap is here to help you save!  Tips for Saving Money on Groceries: These tips might not work for […]

Wichita’s FREE Q-Line Trolley

Free Q-Line Ride Wichita

Wichita Transit’s FREE downtown Q-Line bus service has a whole new look. The Q-line in Wichita has been and still will be a great FREE way to get around downtown – it just won’t keep the nostalgic trolley look anymore.  The Q-Line trolley is a great, and FREE, way to explore Downtown Wichita. It is […]

Wichita teacher discounts

McCormick School Museum in Wichita, KS - vintage teacher's desk

Pencils, paper, erasers, and antibacterial gels may be staples in the classroom, but those aren’t the only supplies teachers need on any given day. It’s time to learn a few new tricks when it comes to savings, and Wichita businesses are proud to offer these discounts on an ongoing basis to our educators. Free School […]

Dollar Stores what to buy and what not to buy

Dollar Stores What to Buy and What NOT to Buy

The Dollar Store is a bargain hunter’s paradise with everything being $1 … well now I guess it’s $1.25. But anyways still a good deal. Did you know you aren’t always getting the best deal at the dollar store though? We have put together a list of the BEST Deals and what to skip. It’s […]

Farmers Markets in Wichita

Farmers Markets in Wichita

Farmer’s Markets in Wichita and surrounding communities with locally grown fresh food, plants, honey, handmade items, and more. Some markets offer kids’ activities and live entertainment; all offer an excellent opportunity to meet your neighbors, learn more about local produce, and share in the fun of discovering things produced right here in our own state […]

Flea Market at the Kansas State Fairgrounds

Mid-American Flea Market in Hutchinson, KS

The Mid-America Flea Market used to be held at the Kansas Coliseum Pavilions. They’re now at the Kansas State Fairgrounds with a monthly show in Hutchinson. Flea markets are like treasure hunts—you never know what gems you might uncover! You won’t find mass-produced items here. Flea markets are a haven for one-of-a-kind, quirky, and vintage […]

Salon Brands Hair Color Discount & Black Friday Deals

Salon Brands $20 off for the Holidays

Salon Brands is running a big deal for our Wichita on the Cheap followers. You can get a discount on any color service now – the end of December 2023. Anyone can get $20 off any color service if you mention our special code: 20OFFWOTC. I am so excited about this deal because I love […]

National Free Shipping Day December 14, 2023

Natiaonl Free Shipping Day is an annual event in the United States where participating retailers offer free shipping on orders with guaranteed delivery by Christmas Eve. It’s usually held in mid-December, and its purpose is to encourage online shopping and boost sales during the holiday season. This year its on December 14, 2023.  Retailers often […]

Christmas Gift Guide Ideas in Wichita: Local Experiences

Local Experience Gift Guide

We have compiled a list of Christmas gift ideas and local experiences for our Wichita Friends. This holiday gift guide will give you unique ideas for this holiday.  The idea behind the local experience approach takes a clear path towards quality over quantity! Join us on a Christmas list journey as we unwrap the gift […]

Wichita Christmas Tree Farms 2023

Christmas Tree Farms near Wichita

There are many places you can buy a live Christmas tree, but if you want the full traditional Christmas tree experience, you won’t want to pick it up at a store lot. Take a page out of Clark Griswold’s book and build some great family memories, carry on a family tradition, or make a new […]

Wichita Detailing Co. Holiday Special Discount

Car Detail this Holiday

Wichita on the Cheap has partnered with Wichita Detailing Co. to bring you a special DEAL ONLY for our followers. If you mention this article or Wichita on the Cheap, you will receive 20% off any service or gift card from now to December 30, 2023. Is finding the ideal gift challenging this holiday season? […]

Ultimate List of Holiday Events & Deals in Wichita: December

December Ultimate list of things to do in Wichita

We have made the ultimate list of deals and events in Wichita this December. This Holiday is filled with exciting events, Christmas movies, shopping deals, and Christmas light displays.   ‘Tis the season for Christmas cheer and fantastic deals! Dive into the festive spirit with our curated selection of Christmas deals and a sleigh-full of fun […]

Holiday Bazaars, Christmas Craft Shows and Holiday Markets 2023

Holiday Markets, Craft Shows & Bazaars in Wichita

Shop for one-of-a-kind gifts and handmade items at these upcoming holiday bazaars, Christmas craft shows, artisan markets and other holiday shopping events in and around Wichita. Local artists and crafters have been hard at work throughout the year making awesome, unique items for the craft fairs. Enjoy their handiwork and support your local artists at […]