Staycations Across the Nation: 85 U.S. cities to enjoy on a budget!

Yesterday I shared all sorts of great things to do this summer in Phoenix and Omaha–on a budget. However, many of you don’t live in those areas (and aren’t planning a visit anytime soon). So, I teamed up with over 75 bloggers from across the nation to bring you a fabulous list, with inexpensive and fun things to do in cities all over the USA! We’ve got something from the majority of the states, so whether you’re planning a staycation in your own backyard, taking a trip someplace fun, or just want a little virtual vacation, you should find some good budget-friendly ideas here!
Enjoy!

New England

Western Maine – Bubblegum and Lollipops
Connecticut – Parenting Miracles
Boston, Massachusetts – ‎ Maven of Savin’
Manchester, New Hampshire – Common Sense with Money

Mid-Atlantic

Erie, Pennsylvania – Growing Kids Ministry
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania – Somewhat Crunchy
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Family Balance Sheet
Buffalo/Niagara Falls, New York – Coupons, Deals and More
New Jersey – Oh! Diane
Washington, DC – The WiC Project
Baltimore, Maryland – The Happy Housewife

South Atlantic

Virginia Beach, Virginia – The Singley Fam Blog
Richmond, Virginia – Daily Dwelling
Hampton Roads, Virginia – A Home Made by Kiki
Charlottesville, Virginia – How to Have it All
Blackwater Falls State Park/Davis, West Virginia – Holy Spirit Led Homeschooling
Ft. Bragg, North Carolina – Military Wives Saving
Charlotte, North Carolina – The Carolina Clipper
Greensboro, North Carolina – Mrs. Happy Homemaker
Lake Norman, North Carolina – Stretching Pennies Saving Dollars
Charleston, South Carolina – The Tween & Me
Alpharetta, Georgia – Cuponeando
Atlanta, Georgia – See Jamie Blog
Augusta, Georgia – Hyperactive Lu
Athens, Georgia and Mississippi– Tractors and Tire Swings

Brunswick & the Golden Isles, Georgia – Teri Lynne Underwood

Jacksonville, Florida – Saving The Family Money
Orlando, Florida – Orlando’s Best Deals
Treasure Coast, Florida – The Cardamom’s Pod
Saint Augustine, Florida – Jypsie Visions

Midwest

Mansfield, Ohio – Live the Adventure
Cincinnati, Ohio – Savings Lifestyle~Cincinnati
Mount Vernon, Ohio – Living Better One Day at a Time
Dayton, Ohio – Savings Lifestyle~Dayton
Grand Rapids, Michigan – Kitchen Stewardship
Metro Detroit, Michigan – “Cents”able Momma
Oakland County, Michigan – Bargain Shopper Mom
Warren, Michigan – Saving Dollars and Sense
Indianapolis, Indiana – Bargain Briana
South Bend, Indiana – Excuse The Mess
Chicago, Illinois – Chicagoland Homeschool Network
Champaign, Illinois – Chambanamoms
Rochester, Minnesota – Everyday Notions
Madison, Wisconsin – Many Little Blessings
Oshkosh, Wisconsin – A Little Bit of This and That
Grand Forks, North Dakota – Frugal Front Porch
Black Hills, South Dakota – Little House on the Prairie Living
Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Indoor Garden Musings
York, Nebraska – Heavenly Homemakers
Omaha, Nebraska – Mom Endeavors (Yours Truly) 😉
Kansas City, Kansas/Missouri – Kansas City Mamas
St. Louis, Missouri – The Pickledpigsfeet
Branson, Missouri – Getting Freedom from Debt
Springfield, Missouri – I Think I Can

South Central

Checotah, Oklahoma – Blessed With One Income
Tulsa, Oklahoma – Lynn’s Kitchen Adventures
Dallas, Texas – Funky Faith Girl
Dallas, Texas – Grocery Shop For FREE
East Dallas, Texas – Surviving The Stores
Fort Worth, Texas – Smockity Frocks
Austin, Texas – Stetted
Houston, Texas – Moms Travel Tales
McKinney, Texas – Wisdom Begun
East Texas – The Full Pantry
Murfreesboro, Tennessee – Life in a Barn
Nashville, Tennessee – The Country Chic Cottage
Gadsden, Alabama – Aint Mimi
Mobile, Alabama – A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
Birmingham, Alabama – iGoBOGO
Little Rock, Arkansas – It’s Real Life

Mountain

Phoenix, Arizona – Mom Endeavors (Your truly again) 😉
Tucson, Arizona – Saving with Pam
Albuquerque, New Mexico – The Chou Life
Salt Lake City, Utah – Just the 2 of Us
Denver, Colorado – Denver Bargains
Colorado Springs, Colorado – Colorado Springs Bargains
Thermopolis, Wyoming – The McDonald Family
Kalispell, Montana – Our Family Adventures

Pacific

San Diego, California – Life As Mom
Yosemite National Park, California – Handbook of Nature Study
Portland, Oregon – Frugal Living NW
Willamette Valley, Oregon – An Oregon Cottage
Seattle, Washington – Queen Bee Coupons & Savings
Whidbey Island, Washington – Manning the Homefront
Olympia, Washington – The Coupon Savant

Frugal Vacation Tips

Vacation or Stay-cation: Eating without Busting the Budget – Eat at Home

*Special thanks to Carrie of Springs Bargains and Toni of The Happy Housewife for organizing everything!

Comments

  1. C.R.A.F.T. says

    WOW! One of my readers informed me of this series…so fun…I'm doing something very similar this month! Staycation had not even crossed my mind 🙂 but what a genius idea!

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